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VINYL DIARY #10: New Zion

New Zion W. Cyro ‎– Sunshine Seas RareNoise Records ‎– RNR065LP 2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, 180g, Gatefold Released: 29 Apr 2016 First spin. The morning routine consists of getting down my first words over a coffee and a smoke, then choosing the first lp to soundtrack the day. New Zion is brother Jamie Saft’s […]

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VINYL DIARY #9: Opera, Immigrants, Lasagna And Nickelback

Leoncavallo PAGLIACCI Victoria De Los Angeles, Jussi Bjoerling, Leonard Warren, Robert Merrill, Paul Franke, Robert Shaw Chorale RCA LM 6084 Red Seal 2 LP Release date unknown   Sundays are becoming opera days, chez moi. Italian opera invokes fond memories of Nonna Giustina’s homemade lasagna. Those perfumed aromas of freshly cut basil and garlic added […]

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VINYL DIARY #7: Garden

So the world changed yesterday. Ok, I’m pretty good at filtering my content to feed me the good stuff, the internet is just a mirror after all. The reflection is in control, the mirror doesn’t act. I’m aware of what’s happening, my head’s not in the sand. I just dose my poison very, very carefully, […]

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SUICIDE (tHROAT fUCK Pt. 2)

SUICIDE (tHROAT fUCK PT. 2) Travis took in some air. “It became so that I wanted to have my own Suicide story, so I started imagining a variety of whacked out scenarios, every time I played the record. Busting your first nut to Suicide’s debut album was perfect. I knew that nothing short of exceptional […]

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VINYL DIARY #6: Atrocity Exhibition

Danny Brown ‎– Atrocity Exhibition Warp Records ‎– WARPLP276X, Fool’s Gold Records ‎ 2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Vinyl Me, Please Limited Edition (1000 foil stamped copies), Electric Blue Wax Released: 21 Oct 2016   LAST FRIDAY (First Drop)   My first Danny Brown album, LOVE IT! Massive beats, unique phrasing, clever lyrics. I don’t […]

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VINYL DIARY #5: The Kamasi Washington Trio VS. Stone Alliance

Stone Alliance ‎– Stone Alliance Tidal Waves Music ‎– TWM03 Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition, Reissue US Released: 16 Dec 2016 Genre:Jazz Style:Jazz-Funk, Avant-garde Jazz,PostBop  www.tidalwavesmusic.com/     The (Theoretical, not Practical) Kamasi Washington Game Call over some of friends for a spin sesh, especially if they dig Kamasi much as you do.  Virtual friends count, less […]

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VINYL DIARY #4: Jazz Up Your Ass!

Sunny Murray ‎– Sunshine Get Back ‎– GET 348 Actuel – 48 1969 (2001 reissue)   A dear friend and vinyl junkie sent me this Sunny Murray record because it was was “too crazy” for him. My buddy first began dipping his toe into jazz last year. He noticed Charles Mingus’ “Oh Yeah!” on David Bowie’s […]