Tag Archives: Vinyl Records

Let’s go surfin’ – Listening to the Analogue Productions Beach Boy vinyl reissues while it snows

  Judging by the hits on my blog, by far and away the most popular thing I have written  about (and I didn’t write that much) was about the upcoming vinyl record re-issues by Analogue Productions of some of the Beach Boys catalogue. … Continue reading

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John Coltrane’s – “Afr0 Blue Impressions” – the Vinyl reissue

  The “Teaser and the Firecat” episode earlier today  reminded me of this… Afro Blue Impressions – 4 sides of the John Coltrane Quartet recorded live in Stockholm and Berlin in late 1963.    This is a solid recording of … Continue reading

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Remastered? Cat Stevens “Teaser and the Firecat” – The vinyl revival 2015

  Yesterday I commented on some of the excellent records issued or reissued over the last year.  Alas things are not always that straightforward. I had seen an advert saying that Cat Stevens 1970 lp Teaser and the Firecat  was to … Continue reading

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The vinyl revival – a quick look back at some of the highlights of 2014

The vinyl revival seems to be continuing at quite a pace if the number of new and re-releases are anything to go by – I am struggling to remember a year like it and can’t help wondering when the bubble … Continue reading

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Bob Dylan – 1964 – 50th Anniversary Collection 9lp Vinyl Box Set – Updated

Update – 21 December 2014; be warned many of the recordings are quite poor quality – they sound like audience tapes, and in my view only 4 out of the 9 lp’s stand up to more than cursory listening – the … Continue reading

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The Vinyl revival – Upcoming treaures for 2014 – Another Update

Check out the new videos on Mr Fremer’s analog planet.com. After months of wondering what happened…..they have been announced. Yes, some of the Analogue Productions Beach Boys albums on 200gm vinyl have got release dates! The first batch, comprising  the … Continue reading

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Stylus Care – The Vinyl Revival

Following on from my earlier posts about record cleaning and the Vinyl Passion Dust Buster I hope you realise that I like my records clean!  So imagine my surprise when the other night I found a bush growing on my … Continue reading

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