Monthly Archives: September 2010

THE HELLACOPTERS

THE HELLACOPTERS – “Payin’ The Dues” LP, White Jazz Records, 1997 I still remember the day I bought this. I was in Melbourne seeing my girlfriend at the time and we went to the city to do the usual; buy … Continue reading

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Blondie covers and a new Baroness single

THE MR. T EXPERIENCE – “Sex Offender” single, Vital Music Records, 1990 Blondie covers have always been fun to hear and for the most part, it’s usually girl power pop bands that do them. Makes sense really seeing as Blondie … Continue reading

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I NEED THAT RECORD documentary

Last night I sat down to watch the documentary titled “I Need That Record” directed by Brendan Toller. The documentary takes a look at the closing of the independent record stores across the USA. It features interviews with the likes … Continue reading

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THE GOODNIGHT LOVING

THE GOODNIGHT LOVING – “Arcobaleno” EP, Wild Honey Records, 2010 The Goodnight Loving came to Australia last year and they were super awesome. Their tour was a right blast. I saw them a few times and each time was amazing. … Continue reading

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VIBEKE SAUGESTAD

VIBEKE SAUGESTAD – “The World Famous Hat Trick” LP, Screaming Apple Records, 2007 From the cute smile beaming from the cover right through to the pop tunes, this LP is a sure-fire winner. I discovered Vibeke’s music the way a … Continue reading

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THE EASTERN DARK

THE EASTERN DARK – “Girls On The Beach (With Cars)” 2xLP, Waterfront Records, 1990 The Eastern Dark’s “Julie Is A Junkie / Johnny & Dee Dee” single released on Waterfront Records in 1985 was an instant cult classic. True story. The … Continue reading

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RECORD FAIRS…

Today I went to the Record & CD Fair at the Ukrainian Hall in Essendon to grab myself some bargains. I have been to this fair before and there is usually a good amount of swag to be purchased. The … Continue reading

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TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS

Who doesn’t love Tom Petty? Exactly! He’s an American rock n roll icon who has written a shitload of killer tunes and still touring and rockin’ across the world today. Like many people around my age, I was introduced to Tom … Continue reading

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SOME DUDE SELLS HIS RECORD COLLECTION…

This Australian chap wants to sell off his 35 year collection as he has no time to listen to them anymore. Head on over to http://www.chainpurr.com/ and check out what’s on offer. I saw some Sunnyboys stuff there, a Stooges record, … Continue reading

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Dead Format Website

I recently discovered this website called Dead Format. It’s a great website with news and information of vinyl releases with pressing info, photos, label, where to buy, etc. I suggest you check out it out if you collect records and … Continue reading

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