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The Hippie Record Store – Part 2

3-29-12          The Hippie Record Store – Part 2 Singer Astrud Gilberto born 1940, Jane’s Addiction guy Perry Farrell born 1959; F > M. Employees sometimes got to make “displays” for new releases – you could call the representative (“Rep”) of … Continue reading

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The Hippie Record Store – Part 1

3-28-12          The Hippie Record Store – Part 1 Plasmatics’ singer Wendy O. Williams born 1949, Lady Gaga born 1986; I doubt I own music by either, but I met Wendy O., once! As an 17-year-old in early summer 1976, I … Continue reading

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1976…1977…1978

12-8-11 1976…1977…1978 July 2, 1976 was the day I went to work in the record store for the first time.  I graduated from high school (contrary to popular belief), messed around for two weeks, then…started working in a hippie record … Continue reading

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