Monthly Archives: June 2014

Portrait Of A Music Nerd (2 Of Them)

Dalton had alerted me to the “Jack White – Lazaretto” Ultra LP that Jack was talking about on the talk show circuit. That there were interesting special features and gimmicks built into the record. Vinyl. You gotta love it. He … Continue reading

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The Aural Retentive On The Wheels Of Steel

According to the Urban Dictionary: Wheels Of Steel – n. turntables, often specifically (but not necessarily) Technics SL1200 series turntables, noted for their steel platters. Max had invited me downtown to check out his place and for a belated Father’s … Continue reading

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Miles – Innate Sounds

In the horrible reflective light across the spines of the CD’s at St Vinnie’s in Waunakee (the light shines right down on the CD section and makes it hard to see) this one caught my eye. I was thinking it was … Continue reading

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In Defense Of Jethro Tull

Someone very close to me, whom I will not name, has compared Jethro Tull to Ron Burgundy in Anchorman doing his jazz flute solo. Jethro Tull reminds her of a music at a Renaissance Faire. Sigh. I thought about it … Continue reading

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Another Round Of Vinyl – Part 1

These have actually been purchased sporadically over the last several months and have gone undocumented (gasp!) by me until now. Sorry vinyl. I will laud you now… “UB40 – Labour Of Love” This album, which I had the tape of back … Continue reading

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Further Evidence That Rabbit Holes Exist – Couch Flambeau

So, as I wrote about East Side Foods I remembered a record store that I used to frequent. I was fuzzy on the details of where it was, I felt like it was very close to East Side Foods, but it … Continue reading

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Still More Paul Black ! WANTED!… Do You Own These?

I wouldn’t say that I’m stalking Paul Black, but I do search for his stuff every so often. I still find a few things here and there that I don’t have yet, and am on the lookout for. There are … Continue reading

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