Month: August 2016

Departure Lounge – Jetlag Dreams

For Record Store Day 2016, the record label Bella Union released a clear vinyl version of the album ‘Jetlg Dreams’ by Departure lounge. The group have been together since early 1998 when singer – guitarist Tim Keegan, then a recovering singer – songwriter, asked his friends Jake Kyle (bass, double bass, trumpet), Chris Anderson (guitar,…

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Your F***ing Sunny Day (Episode 22)

Boards of Canada – Reach for the Dead Oval – Textuell Future Sound Of London – Lifeforms (Single Version) Jherek Bischoff – Automatism Max Richter – Dream 13 (minus even) Sigur Rós – Svefn-g-englar Jonsi – Animal Arithmetic Nosaj Thing – Eclipse/Blue Explosions In The Sky – Be Comfortable, Creature MONO – Dream Odyssey Mew…

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Replacing a CD with Vinyl

It was quite normal a few years ago to replace vinyl with CD’s and to sell off the vinyl, after all, who needed them anymore when you had a swanky indestructible CD instead. I did a lot of that, but last friday I was in Bristol at Rise, a record store I had never visited…

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Post Scriptum – 01

Sometimes I like to take a chance on an album. To know absolutely nothing about it, to not know what it sounds like, what genre even, but to judge the book entirely by its cover, or the record in this case. My local store had a box of sale items at 25% off, which is an…

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