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posted a comment on Songs: Ohia - Mi Sei Apparso Come Un Fantasma. 3 months ago
I subsequently purchased the vinyl and I am very glad I did.
posted a comment on Robert Pollard - Jack Sells The Cow. 3 months ago
It's one of my favorites. Different strokes for different folks.
posted a comment on Dino Valente* - Dino Valente. 4 months ago
If you're expecting music similar to early Quicksilver Messenger Service and you don't like Dino Valente's later contributions to QMS, there would be no reason to expect you'd like this. However, if you like his vocals (e.g., listen to the well-known ... See full review
posted a comment on Dino Valente* - Dino Valente. 4 months ago
"including his take on several legendary songs, including 'Get Together'”. Since Dino Valente/Chester Powers wrote it, it was really their (The Youngbloods, etc.) take on his song.
posted a comment on Dillon Fence - Dillon Fence. 5 months ago
Excellent pressing/sound quality, IMO. My deadwax matrix/runout for side A is: '49629-A' [etched] 'A WAKEFIELD PRESSING' [stamped] '27809(3)' [etched] 'SAE MASTERING' [stamped] 'RS' [etched initials].
posted a comment on Cat Stevens - Mona Bone Jakon. 7 months ago
Incredible sound quality and pressing on this (AMP-4017) Japanese issue.
posted a comment on Porcupine Tree - The Delerium Years 1991-1993. 8 months ago
I agree. Mine sounds great...well mastered and quiet pressing.
posted a comment on The Intruders - Cowboys To Girls. 9 months ago
I have a Monarch Records pressing (△12010) of this album, same mastering stamp, with label matrix LPS-G-5004.
posted a comment on The Impressions - Finally Got Myself Together. 9 months ago
I have a Monarch Record Mfg. Co. pressing of this album....Side A: CRS-8019-A (MR) △11504(1)...Side B: CRS-8019-B (MR) △11504-x(1)...both etched (except for the 'MR' encircled stamp), and stamped with 'Bell Sounds' on both sides. Includes initials that ... See full review
posted a review of Hawkwind - Warrior On The Edge Of Time. about 1 year ago
This is a Monarch Records pressing, very nice, as usual.
posted a comment on The Rascals - Time Peace: The Rascals' Greatest Hits. about 1 year ago
Mine has identical deadwax etchings, but is a Specialty Records Corporation pressing (as indicated by the typical SRC stamp).
posted a review of The Yellow Payges - Volume 1. about 1 year ago
I believe this should reference an "MR" stamped in circle, not "IR"....a Monarch Records pressing (which is very nice, BTW). My dead wax identifiers are otherwise identical, but is definitely an "MR", not "IR".
posted a comment on Marvin Gaye - I Want You. over 2 years ago
The Japan issue shown (VIP-502) is a 1978 issue with different tracks; more of a best-of lp. The tracks are: Side A - Got to Give It Up; My Mistake (Was To Love You); Let's Get It On; What's Goin' On. Side B - I Want You; Mercy, Mercy Me; Distant ... See full review
posted a review of Songs: Ohia - Mi Sei Apparso Come Un Fantasma. over 2 years ago
I have the CD, not the vinyl. “Mi Sei Apparso Come Un Fantasma” is, without a doubt, my favorite Songs:Ohia / Jason Molina album (and I have them all). The song selection and sound-quality are excellent. It is sparse and raw, yet has a heavy and full ... See full review
posted a review of King Crimson - Lizard. over 2 years ago
My 'Editions EG', 'EGKC 3', collectors edition version...is half-speed mastered.
posted a comment on JYPU* - Burning Flag. over 3 years ago
My copy is as you describe, firesidekick. Also, black background with large red lettering.