Content tagged with 'audiophile vinyl'

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Listen and you’ll see, play Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures this Sunday

Joy Division – Unknown Pleasures  Factory (Vinyl)  By Paul Rigby Unknown Pleasures is this month’s Classic Album Sunday featured album and will be played at 5pm on a state of… Read more

Marvin Gaye -- Lets Get It On

Listen and you’ll see: Play Marvin Gaye’s Let’s Get It On this Sunday

Marvin Gaye – Let’s Get It On Tamla Motown (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Let’s get it on is this month’s Classic Album Sunday featured album and will be played at… Read more

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Album review: James Taylor – JT (Mobile Fidelity Reissue)

Part of its ongoing James Taylor series, Mobile Fidelity’s remaster of the singer/songwriter’s tenth album is a smash. Each side of the 1977 effort begins with big, radio friendly hits—“Your… Read more

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Album review: Cat Stevens – Tea for the Tillerman (QRP LP reissue)

Many record collectors and audiophiles have fond memories of the classic Cat Stevens album, Tea For the Tillerman. Originally released in the fall of 1970, it included many of the… 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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Sit and listen: Classic album sundays

Classic Album Sundays is the brainwave of DJ and audiophile Colleen Murphy. She calls it a communal and audiophile listening experience on her blog. The premise is simple: she plays… 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