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Ryuichi Sakamoto Faces Second Cancer Diagnosis

Terrible news today. I had gotten an email from commenter Tim on the subject of Ryuichi Sakamoto’s 68th birthday on Sunday the 17th. As we’d just posted recently on the “Bamboo Houses”/”Bamboo Music” CD3, I demurred on a congratulatory post … Continue reading

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2020 – The Year In Buying Music [part 2]

[…continued from last post] So the painful reality of things is that last year was my least efficient year since maintaining records again from 2011. I spent about 75% of my largest outlay for a middling amount of titles. the … Continue reading

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2020 – The Year In Buying Music [part 1]

I don’t have to tell anyone how awful this year was. Let’s just say that it managed to make 2016 look like some bygone golden era in comparison. I don’t need to elaborate too much on the details of 2020. … Continue reading

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Trouser Press Is back…Back…BACK!

Trouser Press Magazine has renewed its online presence with a new site featuring every issue online and a new forum. Continue reading

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Martyn Ware Available for Webinar Tomorrow!

Last May 1st I was working from home and could attend the first Big Boost Monday webinar with Martyn Ware waxing eloquent on the early history of The Human League. I managed to learn some new wrinkles in the beloved … Continue reading

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Spread The Virus – Not Just A Cabaret Voltaire Title

This covid-19 pandemic is definitely stopping all fun in its tracks. I was not planning to blog today, because  I had been scheduled to be on travel right now to the UK tonight from Orlando International Airport. Enroute to visit … Continue reading

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2019 – The Year In Buying Music [part 2]

[…continued from last post] This was not an efficient year if music acquisition. Once again, I missed the anniversary sale at Harvest Records, where everything is a dollar or less. So that skewed the costs upward a little. But I … Continue reading

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