Monthly Archives: May 2013

Native to Sheffield

Three local bands having a go on 7″ in the mid eighties; the sleeves are detailed here.

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HMV Scarborough goes

Despite all the faults of HMV it is still somehow disconcerting to see the branches going. I felt the same when Woolworth’s went down a couple of years back. Such is the way these chains have been part of your … Continue reading

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The other side of the moon

When posting about Storm Thorgerson recently, Bernard Maasdijk emailed to comment on the likeness of an early sleeve to perhaps Hipgnosis’ most famous cover, Dark Side Of The Moon.  He suggested I take a look at Beethoven’s Piano Concerto #5 … Continue reading

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