Tag Archives: Roxy Music

Roxy Music / Ian Dury & The Blockheads

12-10-12        Roxy Music / Ian Dury On 12-8-73, Roxy Music “Stranded” LP was No. 1 in England; On 12-9-78, Ian Dury & The Blockheads “Hit Me With Your Rhythm Stick” 45 is No. 1 in England. Two records I am … Continue reading

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SA-CD Advertisement, 2003

SA-CD 2003 advertisement from Virgin Records in Stereophile magazine: I have all of these discs; top two are stereo only, bottom two are 5.1 audio on SA-CD.  Of course, I bought them in the after-market, and not when Virgin Records … Continue reading

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Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days)

7-26-12          Time Machine 1972 (Strange Days) Film maker Stanley Kubrick born 1928, Mick Jagger born 1943; I like both; 7-26-80 Magazine “Sweetheart Contract” 45 charts at No. 54 in England. From issue #153 (August 2012) of Strange Days magazine in … Continue reading

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A Summer Memory (1972)

6-20-12          Summer Memory (1972) Jazz sax man Eric Dolphy born 1928 – first day of summer. I have a fairly innocent summer memory that likely dates from 1972, which I would like to share with you today. My dad and … Continue reading

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Summer ’72

12-5-11 Summer 1972 I rode my 10-speed bicycle from my home to a tiny record shop on the Belmont Pier, “Mundae” – a really nice guy named Wayne worked there (was he the owner?).  It was almost all downhill from … Continue reading

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Roxy Music – “Siren” (1975)

3-17-11 Roxy Music – “Siren” (1975) Last Saturday, I asked readers to tell me what the last album they had listened to was.  David Zimelis said: Roxy Music LP SIREN      ATCO US        SD 36-127        1975 9 TRKS CD SIREN      VIRGIN … Continue reading

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