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All Sales are Vinyl

I was at a well known national bookstore chain tonight wandering aimlessly among the shelves hoping to find something not geared to a 20 year old (or younger).   958 more words

Humor

A Digression: The Evolution of My Music Collection

This essay is one of my occasional digressions from the usual travel-related topics but it does deal with another passion of mine – Music.

Mostly I don’t think too deeply about music; rather I let the notes take me on an emotional trip; unless I am listening to an artist like Leonard Cohen whose lyrics demand attention and analysis.  1,768 more words

Retirement

See Ya'll Later: Jean Shepard

On Sunday country music lost one of its original trailblazers, Jean Shepard. She ranks among country royalty, right along with the likes of Patsy Cline, Tammy Wynette, and Kitty Wells. 375 more words

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Dusting My Shelves: The Ike and Tina Turner Show Vol. 2

This last weekend was my first venture into New York City to go on a vinyl hunt since moving to Westchester County.

My first find,was The Ike and Tina Turner Show Vol. 570 more words

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Dusting My Shelves: Peter Criss "Kiss Solo"

Artist: Peter Criss  Album: Peter Criss (KISS Solo)

I’ve always felt that Peter Criss was the step-child of Kiss. He never seemed to get the same credit or “buzz” in the media when it came to the other members. 521 more words

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An Orchestra's Need: Liza Minnelli, Results

In 1989 an odd, yet unparalleled event, occurred in the world of music. Liza Minnelli, known for her theatrical performances of classic songs and her impeccable acting both on stage and Broadway, decided to make a dance pop album. 751 more words

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I Was There...Sort Of-- Bobby Darin: Darin At The Copa

rSometimes you find an album that makes you ponder 3 ideas:

  1. I wish this album would never end.
  2. If only time machines were real….
  3. Why the hell wasn’t I born decades ago?
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