Monthly Archives: June 2013


I spotted this clever poster in a record shop called Carnival Records in Great Malvern last year. Read about this great shop, doing old and new vinyl, on the site. It made me think back to my first record. If … Continue reading

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Another closed store

I’ve not yet had a chance to go record hunting in New York, but a retro paper bag for one store there in my collection turned out to have a 60 year history…

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Monty Python

A sleeve designed by animator and film producer Terry Gilliam at the start of Monty Python in 1970 for BBC Records…

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Book reviews

Two more book reviews, one, Fade To Black, a leather clad and foil embossed work on rock sleeves from last year, the other a slightly off-topic book subtitled ‘The Directory of Albums & Musicians‘ which might be of interest to … Continue reading

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