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  1. Thread: FYF 2014

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    How anyone would choose Future Islands over Todd Terje is beyond me.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    That's an interesting idea. I should do that. Honestly, most of my musical purchases since whenever in 2006 are preserved in this thread. So that would be an easy way to fact-check. I do it partially...
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    Re: Live Streaming Concerts- A Thread

    This Todd Terje set is the shit.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    I store my 7" records in boxes. My 10" stuff is kept separate from the 12" records.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    First off, I think it speaks volumes to what dorks we are that we are discussing record-organization techniques. I think it specifically speaks to my level of dorkdom that I really enjoy reading...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    12":
    Calibre - Mystic b/w Feelin'

    LP:
    Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - A Night in Tunisia (1957)
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    That new Jessie Ware song, "Tough Love", has been an obsession for a few weeks. I wasn't super into the first album, but I am looking forward to hearing this one.
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    I'll second the desire to hear the new Pallbearer.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Still need to buy the Sturgill Simpson albums. Sigh.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Sounds good -- I'm covered on Sweet records but definitely want the Last and Little Richard LPs.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    In fact, just got home from buying some records. Had a gift certificate from Christmas and it was that kind of day.

    LP:
    The Cure - Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me
    The Horrors - Luminous
    Lower - Seek...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Yes, yes I am. I'm down to take a look at any of that kind of stuff you find, including that record. I've been cutting way back on buying recently for a variety of reasons, but I will be happy to...
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    Re: Just announced shows in San Francisco

    My band is headlining Brick & Mortar Music Hall on Monday (7/14). Frankly, this came together last minute, I had no idea we would be headlining, and we could use the support. $5, and I promise we...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Haha, to be clear, I didn't get that record from Third Man. That was from the Mondo onsale a few weeks ago. Really beautiful package, it sounds great.

    Forgot one record as well.

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    The Kills...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Went to Third Man on a road trip a couple of weeks ago. It was amazing.

    LP:
    Flat Duo Jets - Go Go Harlem Baby
    The Gories - The Shaw Tapes: Live in Detroit 5/27/88
    John Williams - Jurassic Park...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    That's good news. Also, hey Jared!

    LP:
    Jack White - Lazaretto

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    Stardust - Music Sounds Better With You
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Sir Richard Bishop - VDSQ - Solo Acoustic Volume 8
    Eagulls - Eagulls
    Bill Orcutt - VDSQ - Solo Acoustic Volume 10
    Anthony Pasquarosa - VDSQ - Solo Acoustic Volume 7
    Aaron Sheppard - VDSQ -...
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    Re: Just announced shows in San Francisco

    My band is opening for Eagulls and Twin Peaks on Saturday at Bottom of the Hill. It should be a really fun show. We will have merch to sell for the first time ever and have been working super hard in...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Cloud Nothings - Here and Nowhere Else
    These New Puritans - Beat Pyramid
    VA - Imaginational Anthem Vol. 6

    12":
    Savages - Fuckers b/w Dream Baby Dream
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Millie & Andrea - Drop the Vowels
    Tame Impala - Live Versions

    12":
    Lone - Echolocations EP
    Tim Taylor - The Horn Track
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    These New Puritans - Field of Reeds

    12":
    Mark Pritchard - Make A Livin'

    No one was talking about the These New Puritans record last year. It is really, really good. Fans of the last two...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Life Without Buildings - Any Other City
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    12":
    Steve Murphy - Relax EP
    Palms Trax - Equation EP
    Route 8 - Dry Thoughts EP
    Snow Bone - Remote Viewer EP
    Underground Resistance - Inspiration / Transition
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    Re: It's raining footwork icons

    Are you fucking kididng me? God damn it. RIP.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    7":
    The White Stripes - Elephant singles box set
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Mississippi Records just reissued all of the previous volumes, plus an unreleased one. But I got mine (in the box set) at http://www.mladysrecords.com/friendsandneighbors.html.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Anthology of American Folk Music, Vol. 1-4 (in a beautiful wooden box. Limited to 200 copies in this set. So excited to own this.)

    12":
    Donato Dozzy & Nuell - The Aquaplano Sessions
    Huerco...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    The Millie & Andrea album is the shit. So is the Wen album. Dance music has been much more interesting from a buying perspective for me for the past year and a half or so.
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    Re: Frankie Knuckles has passed away

    This is dumb. RIP.
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    I mean, I get why that is entertaining on one level. But yeah, not for me. I do appreciate the explanations, though.
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    I'm sorry, but I really don't understand the appeal of Mac DeMarco. The whole slacker/dirtbag thing is tired, and the tunes aren't great. Someone feel free to shed some light on why they like him for...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    12":
    Chez Damier - Classics
    Cloudface - Wyre Drive
    Fort Romeau - Her Dream
    Larry Heard presents Mr. White - You Rock Me / The Sun Can't Compare
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    Oh nice. Was lukewarm on the last one, hoping this is better.
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    Re: Just announced shows in San Francisco

    My band is opening for Eagulls at Bottom of the Hill on 5/31. I'll probably post about it again more than once, but we are really excited.
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    Re: It's raining the stooges drummer

    Strongly dislike.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Drexciya - Journey of the Deep Sea Dweller Vol. I

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    The Martian - Meet the Red Planet
    The Martian - Cosmic Movement / Star Dancer
    The Martian - Sex in Zero Gravity
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    12":
    Fort Romeau - Stay/True
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    The new Withered Hand album, New Gods, is excellent. Dude's voice kind of reminds me of the guy from the Thrills...super fragile but still forceful sounding. Anyway, it's a really excellent...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Withered Hand - New Gods
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    Re: Tool touring this summer...

    /Fuck. They probably won't play Third Eye tonight, huh?
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    Re: Just announced shows in San Francisco

    We are on at 9:30. And we have every intention of actually starting to play music at that time. We have jobs and shit and don't really want to be out til 1:30 on a Tuesday.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Wait wait wait -- did Chris reach the kill screen equivalent with the suprefan username? What's with the switch?
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    Re: NIN tour dates

    This. Although, to be fair, I saw the NINJA tour at Shoreline and it really could have been a lot worse.
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    Re: Just announced shows in San Francisco

    Oh shit -- that Dance Mania/Mister Saturday Night thing will be a really, really fun party.

    If anyone is free this Tuesday, my band is opening for this sick Chinese band called Carsick Cars...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Awesome, let's dig sometime soon. I'll shoot you a PM.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Oh nice, where are you living at? Sounds like you are right down the street from me. One of the dudes from Stranded owns/operates Four Men with Beards, amongst other labels (I think 1972 is theirs,...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    HAIM - Days are Gone

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    The Bug - Filthy

    Took me awhile, but I've finally come around to HAIM. "Don't Save Me" wormed its way into my brain.
  48. Thread: earplugs?

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    Poll: Re: earplugs?

    I've said it in here numerous times, but I highly recommend investing in a pair of customs if you go to shows all the time. They literally just take out the bad stuff and knock the dB levels down...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Discharge - Why
    Green River - Dry as a Bone
    Superchunk - On the Mouth
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    Re: Tell Us About 2014 Releases

    New Cloud Nothings is pretty good. Super short. Can't complain.
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