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Extras, Parte I: Unas palabras sobre el cierre de Other Music

El “botín” que mi esposa y yo conseguimos en Other Music.

No soy un neoyorquino. Con un demonio, ni siquiera quiero ser un neoyorquino. La primera vez que junto a mi esposa visitamos los Estados Unidos concluimos que debíamos ir a Nueva York primero – la lógica detrás de la decisión fue que es una ciudad que todo el mundo debería visitar al menos una vez en la vida, y que (debido al desmesurado bombo que le dan muchas personas, que nos causaba desconfianza) tal vez no nos fuera a gustar tanto como para volver. 559 more words

Estados Unidos

"...for people and things that went before"

I made a small but enjoyable discovery last night upon taking out my copy of the Beatles’ Revolver. Tucked inside the sleeve for safe keeping were four record tokens which my uncle Ron, the original owner, had been diligently stockpiling, but which he’d evidently forgotten about before spending. 374 more words


Sad News: OM is Closing

This just in via email from Other Music, one of the premiere (and one of the last) record stores devoted to experimental music left in New York City. 205 more words


My Record Store Day Experience

If you haven’t already realised – which I’d be surprised if you haven’t – I am a huge lover of music. Growing up with parents who constantly were playing music around the house made me fall in love with artists such as Queen, David Bowie, Dire Straits, etc and I have since over the years gathered up a huge knowledge of music that mainly came before my time – they’re oldies, but goodies! 886 more words