As a lifelong Prince fan I’m sure the casual fan, and especially the die-hards know the many frustrations that come along with Prince fandom. Surprise release dates, innovative forms of selling music or in some cases giving music away for … Continue reading Prince’s Legacy in Vinyl
DJ K-Mina Biography Camila Mina from childhood had involvement with music through the influence of her father who is a musician. His first musical contact was through the choir of the church, always in love with black music, went to … Continue reading Featured DJ: K – Mina
DJ Claytao’s Biography Dj Clayton is a musician, composer, MC and teacher. He began his musical career as a teenager in the early 1990s playing small dances that he organized in the garage of his house. In his first years … Continue reading Featured DJ: Claytao
An appreciation post for the Queen of Disco. via Donna Summer: Give Our Legends Their Flowers. — markizdj.com! Continue reading Donna Summer: Give Our Legends Their Flowers.
Parlophone has announced a new release of David Bowie rarities on what would have been the singer’s 72nd birthday, to additionally mark the milestone of 50 years since the release of breakthrough single “Space Oddity.” Spying Through a Keyhole: … Continue reading Vinyl Releases: Spying Through A Keyhole – Rare Bowie Demos Prepped For 7″ Vinyl Box Release
Ever since I was a baby, from what my parents tell me, I’ve always loved music. My father had a nice collection of records and I would sit and watch him play them. And a kid starting in my preteens, I often hung around people my parents age and many of them had record collections. I even had a DJ friend. So you know the inevitable was going to happen. I started deejaying when Iwas 10.I also started my initial collection when I was in my late teens. Going to the record was so much fun. I enjoyed being exposed to … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl? – Michael Flowers Jr.
An appreciation post for one of the most successful British R&B bands of all time. via Loose Ends: Give Our Legends Their Flowers. — markizdj.com! Continue reading Loose Ends: Give Our Legends Their Flowers.
So the Talking Heads put together this album Speaking In Tongues in 1983 and all tracks are solidly good. This band reminds me of several friends who ate up this album and this band a back in the 80s and … Continue reading Vinyl Review: Talking Heads – Speaking In Tongues (1983)
Year-End Wrap Up. Having strayed this year into the Seventies, crossed the Atlantic to home, flirted with different jazz labels and genres, toyed with some modern reissues, I wanted to end the year returning to basics: the sound of Blue Note of the Sixties. I’ve chosen one of its’ signature sounds and artists, Lee Morgan, […] via Lee Morgan: The Rumproller (1965) Blue Note — LondonJazzCollector Continue reading Vinyl Reviews: Lee Morgan: The Rumproller (1965) Blue Note