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RECORD STORE DAY 2012

This year I was in the USA for Record Store Day and I shopped at two stores; Burger Records in Orange County and Amoeba Records in Hollywood. It’s a completely different situation in the USA to what it is here … Continue reading

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RECORD STORE DAY 2011

Woke up early, but not by default, just that this new job I have has me waking up early every day. I just can’t seem to stay asleep… but that’s not important right now… records are. And here we are … Continue reading

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A STORM OF LIGHT and NADJA

A STORM OF LIGHT / NADJA – “Primitive North” 2xLP, Robotic Empire, 2008 When this arrived in the mail, I was amazed at the packaging found within. A lot of care and love has gone in to making this record … Continue reading

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STUPIDS and HARD-ONS

STUPIDS and HARD-ONS – “No Cheese” EP, Waterfront Records, 1988 Back in 1988, UK skate punk band, The Stupids, decided to tour around Oz with fellow power pop punk band and Australia’s very own, The Hard-Ons. I wasn’t old enough to … Continue reading

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TEGAN AND SARA – “The Official Vinyl Collection” Boxset

Tegan and Sara, for those who don’t know, are a female duo who play pretty little acoustic pop rock songs. Their vinyl sells for big bucks now on eBay as they are hard to come by but thanks to the … Continue reading

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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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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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Vinyl stories on CNN

I was asked recently to write something for CNN on why I still listen to vinyl. You can click on this link and read my story. I think CNN doing a report on vinyl records is a good thing for … Continue reading

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The world’s largest record collection…

Many of you have probably already seen this but if you haven’t, I do recommend sitting yourself down and prepare to be amazed. This is incredible… and it’s also for sale. For the measly price of 3 Million, this could all … Continue reading

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OFF THE HIP RECORDS

Tucked down an alley in the centre of Melbourne, label and record store Off The Hip houses some of the finest wares in rock, garage, power pop, blues, soul, psych and other gems close to or within these genres. Stocking both new … Continue reading

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