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78Man Podcast Number 15-Love

In honour of Valentine’s Day, the February podcast has love as its theme. It can be found on Soundcloud HERE and on Itunes Here . Tracks heard are : 1,082 more words

5/365 Everyone Is Guilty by Akron/Family

365: “Everyone Is Guilty” by Akron/Family

Not too long ago, I borrowed Akron/Family’s 2009 LP Set ‘Em Wild, Set ‘Em Free from a buddy. I’d never heard it before and so I sit down in my office and start to get the record ready. 119 more words

Song Of The Day

78Man podcasts now on You Tube

The Podcasts are now being uploaded as videos to You Tube, with extra information about the records played. At the time of writing, the first three have been uploaded, and we aim to add them at the rate of one per week. 6 more words

78Man Podcast Number 11-The 1910s

The 11th 78Man Podcast showcases music from the 1910s. It is available on itunes HERE or on Soundcloud Here. Tracks heard on the Podcast are : 589 more words

Rababis - A Muslim-Sikh Tradition

I mentioned the Rababis in my last post, in particular with regard to how their musical tradition represented one of the authentic Kirtani lineages dating back to the guru’s times and how their tradition is practically lost today. 603 more words

Check your stylus: George Hamilton IV, "A Rose and a Baby Ruth" (1956)

(Above: The sort of thing you find in my house.)

Now that my dissertation on 1960s radio and race is completed, I finally get to read things that I… 896 more words


SIDEWALKS OF NEW YORK (and a little history)

East Side, West Side, all around the town
The kids sang “ring around rosie”, “London Bridge is falling down”

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