Getting excited for a pair of shows coming up: Bob Mould and Ryan Adams. Here’s Ryan covering Bob. #coloredvinyl #45rpm
Getting a little fired up for next weekend’s Bob Mould show. #BobMould #Sugar #MergeRecords #vinyl #NowSpinning #reissue
Bob Mould has been making some hilarious videos.
This one for I Don’t Know You Anymore is from his Beauty & Ruin LP, and it features a cameo from an advice-giving Colin Meloy.
How to press splatter vinyl! via Pallas Group.
Happy Birthday LBJ!
Here’s a tape of him ordering pants from Haggar slacks. Keep in mind: he insists the pockets be large enough for him to carry his knife.
#NowSpinning some 45s tonight: Touch of Grey by #GratefulDead. On grey #coloredvinyl #45rpm (at Casa Highview)
Ever wanted to see what the Cavern was really like in 1964? Check out this 7-minute short, The Merseybeat. It’s got rare color footage of some bands playing the cavelike club (no Beatles, sorry!)
From the Onion.
Sometimes when you order direct from the label (Matador Records), albums show up early. This is the glorious colored splatter vinyl of Brill Bruisers by the New Pornographers.
When going through the Kindle store, be sure to check if that tome with the scholarly appearance is in fact about the subject you’re after. This book was not at all about the label that scored so many britpop hits. It was far more biblical than that.
Check out the sumptuous liner notes for the vinyl reissues of Blue Bell Knoll and Heaven or Las Vegas by Cocteau Twins (from the author of the 4AD biography!). Especially useful for finding out where Blue Bell Knoll actually is located.
Ryan Adams - Gimme Something Good.
Directed by Michael Reich.