As CAS only “tweets” once or twice a day, sometimes these can get lost in the shuffle so methinks its time to do a weekly or monthly round-up of some of the interesting articles and album info:
Interesting Articles and Blogs:
Why do people listen to albums on vinyl? One word: Focus. A great blog written by Angela Sawyer of ultra-hip record store, Weirdos in Boston. Read more here.
Some tips on speaker positioning from the Beeb here.
Why is music intoxicating? Find out more here.
“Nirvana’s ‘Nevermind’: A Memory Replay”. I relay my personal experiences of the release of this album and recall the memorable two words Kurt Cobain relayed to me here.
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Albums to Check Out:
Manuel Gottsching “E2 -E4”: One album containing one genius song for a meditational mood.
Harry Nilsson “The Point”: Great album for the kids from an animated film which was narrated by Ringo Starr.
Peter Green “In The Skies”: The founder of Fleetwood Mac and writer of “Albatross” and “Black Magic Woman” goes solo.
Stevie Wonder “Songs in the Key of Life”: Happy 35th!