Tag Archives: 2017

If It’s Spring, It Must Be Crowdsource Time…

Last year around this time, you could tell it was Spring because all of the crowd-sourced projects were in bloom! Seemingly at once. I had Mari Wilson, Dr. Robert, and Billie Ray Martin all coming to a head at once.  This year … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 2]

[…continued from previous post] When I popped this into the CD player, it immediately paid dividends with the frantic drum + bass of “Artminx.” The furious and repetitive vocal loops seemed like something more in Yello’s playbook than the work of … Continue reading

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Record Review: Shriekback – The Elated World [part 1]

Shriekback: The Elated World UK CD-R [2017] Artminx Sensation To Sensation Cruel Optimism Clench Fist Labs Brilliant Patina 960 Drive Neirophreak 1 Neurophreak 2 You Meaning You Indecisive Phenotype Tiny Struggle St’Bolay Mood T*ts Mombassa Moon More Percussion [Than There … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Greensboro, North Carolina [pt. 3]

[…continued from previous post] Edward McKay’s Used Books + More | Greensboro The third store I selected was Edward McKay’s Used Books + More, which is sort of an all-used Media Play® type of place. That means that used books, CDs, … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Greensboro, North Carolina [pt. 2]

[…continued from previous post] Hippo Records | Greensboro I was kind of bummed out the last time I visited Greensboro and tried to visit Hippo Records, I believe it was July 4th, and so the store was closed.Disappointing, since how often … Continue reading

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Record Shopping Road Trip: Greensboro, North Carolina [pt. 1]

So with us being on vacation last week, and catching The Magnetic Fields, naturally one’s thoughts would turn to record shopping in exotic climes, yes? Well, not really. I am hoping to curb my enthusiasm for indiscriminate crate digging in favor … Continue reading

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The Magnetic Fields @ The Carolina Theatre 3-21/22-17 [part 2]

It must be said that this was a Magnetic Fields show like no other. If anyone is familiar with the band live, Merritt usually takes his place stage left or right. Not tonight. He was front and center, no matter … Continue reading

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