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Classic Recordings: Iain Matthews – If You Saw Thro’ My Eyes

Iain Matthews – If You Saw Thro’ My Eyes Vinyl Lovers (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Fairport Convention was a legendary folk band and many of the band’s former members released… Read more

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Classic recordings: Supertramp – Breakfast In America

Supertramp – Breakfast In America Universal / A&M (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Breakfast In America is a tough album to listen to. Why? Because, it’s the sort of album that… Read more

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Classic albums re-examined: Japan – Obscure Alternatives

Japan – Obscure Alternatives Music On Vinyl (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Fronted by David Sylvian (vocals, guitar) and backed by Mick Karn (bass), Steve Jansen (drums), Rob Dean (guitar) and… Read more

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Classic recordings: Bernard Haitink and the LSO – Beethoven Symphony No.6 ‘Pastoral’/Symphony No.2

Bernard Haitink and the LSO – Beethoven Symphony No.6 ‘Pastoral’/Symphony No.2 Bowers and Wilkins (24-bit FLAC) By Paul Rigby Two symphonies are covered in this single FLAC. The first of… Read more

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Classic albums re-examined: Lou Reed – Transformer

Lou Reed – Transformer Music On Vinyl (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby This particular release has become a dyed in the wool classic. Created with the help of David Bowie and… Read more

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Classic albums re-examined: John Fahey – The Yellow Princess

John Fahey – The Yellow Princess Pure Pleasure (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby John Fahey: genius or barmpot? Innovator or alcoholic curmudgeon? Eccentric or shock-artist? Such are the extremes of a… Read more

Classic albums re-examined: Kate Bush- Hounds of Love

Classic albums re-examined: Kate Bush- Hounds of Love

Kate Bush – Hounds Of Love Audio Fidelity Vinyl By Paul Rigby Kate Bush is a frustrating figure. An artist of unfulfilled genius, unrealised potential, incomplete as a legend. An… Read more

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Classic Recordings: Talk Talk – Laughing Stock

Talk Talk – Laughing Stock Polydor (CD) By Paul Rigby All in all, Talk Talk were a strange group. Strange because they were often seen as a pop outfit, by… Read more

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Classic Recordings: Wu-Tang Clan – Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)

Wu-Tang Clan – Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Music On Vinyl/RCA (vinyl) By Paul Rigby During the mid-90s, it seemed that hip hop had already reached a pivotal moment in… Read more