VINYL DIARY #7: Hockey

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart – Amadeus-Quartett & Cecil Aronowitz ‎– Die Streichquintette Deutsche Grammophon ‎– 2740 122 3 × LP Box Set  Released: 1975 Coffee, smoke, Mozart. Wife off to work, kid off to school, first day of a new routine. No new boxes this week affords the opportunity to sort through a stack of thrift store […]

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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 […]