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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    I went to pick up the Midori Takada record at Stranded and they were sold out, so I bought something else instead.

    LP:
    Pastor T.L. Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir - Like a Ship...(Without...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Some mail order, some trading in records for store credit to buy new records.

    LP:
    Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus)
    Willie Colon - The Good, The Bad, The Ugly
    Solomon Ilori and His...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Hahaha, hmmm, I wonder which one didn't come from Relapse...

    Stopped into one of my favorite shops on a whim because it was a nice day out a few days ago and bought some more records. One was this...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Sometimes you walk into a shop that specializes in jazz and know you are going to find some crazy shit in another genre because it's not picked over at all. Today it was the first three Cure records...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    A CD I ordered a month and a half ago showed up!

    Robert Hood - M-Print: 20 Years of M-Plant Music
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    Digging yesterday at a spot in Berkeley I hadn't been to in a while. Came up on some stuff. Also a record from Rasputin in SF, which I had never been to before.

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    VA - Bang & Works Vol. 1 - A...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2017 Releases

    Awesome, I'm glad to hear you like it -- if you do, I probably will as well. I definitely need to give more spins to the other three I mentioned. I am so behind on listening in general. It's hard to...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2017 Releases

    Which album? Priests?
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    Re: Tell Us About 2017 Releases

    I'm feeling this. Need to check out the whole thing.
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    Finally listened to the new Japandroids. I liked it -- it sounds like them. The barstool-punk-poet thing is getting a little more forced each time out, but the songs are good. Not sure why people...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Mail order.

    12":
    Cassy - My Auntie
    Meat Beat Manifesto - Helter Skelter/Radio Babylon
    The Prodigy - Wind it Up (Rewound)
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Preorder is in. I still need to sit down and listen to the whole thing.

    LP:
    Japandroids - Near to the Wild Heart of Life

    7":
    Japandroids - Near to the Wild Heart of Life
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    No Age fucking ripped tonight in Oakland. I missed this band so much and had forgotten how good they are. All the new material sounded excellent, and I'm stoked to listen to this 7" in the morning.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Bought a record in San Rafael for the first time in a while, plus got some mail order.

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    Dizzy Gillespie - Composer's Concepts

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    Trey Lorenz - Photograph of Mary
    Melchior Productions...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    To be fair, these were all at excellent prices, which started the whole thing. Went a little crazy, though. I ordered a Roman Flugel LP and M-Plant comp from Best Buy the same night?! No idea if and...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Some mail order showed up from a drunken Discogs-digging session.

    LP:
    Aphex Twin - Syro

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    Caribou - Mars
    Caribou - Your Love Will Set You Free
    Wen - Commotion
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Sub Pop had a good sale. Thanks, Sub Pop.

    LP:
    Comets on Fire - Avatar
    Heron Oblivion - Heron Oblivion
    Goat - Requiem
    Sunny Day Real Estate - How it Feels to Be Something On
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    Re: House

    I was buying everything from them initially and then was totally broke and am now incredibly behind. But that first Palm Trax 12" is my jam.
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    Damn, you have the whole discography minus those two?! That's crazy. So is finding Everything Falls Apart at that price. I'm honestly not a huge, huge fan of the early stuff, but I now have every...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Pleased to report that I own everything I consider essential from Husker Du on vinyl. Milestones.

    LP:
    Husker Du - Candy Apple Grey
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    I haven't been on here in a while, so there is some catching up to do. I got the Sagittarius record at a new shop down the street from me, and the rest were from my annual Christmas eve dig at...
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    Eh, I can pay $34 for Mezzanine. Not ideal, but that shit is too good not to own on vinyl.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Super cool record. The Tresor 25th Anniversary sleeve looks great as well. Wish I had been aware of them when that Biokinetics repress happened.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Mail order.

    LP:
    Julien Baker - Sprained Ankle
    Krallice - Hyperion
    Krallice - Ygg Hurr
    Yellow Eyes - Sick With Bloom

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    Mission Control - Outta Limits
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Rasputin out my parents' way had the new Burial 12" out today. I stopped by to finally snag the first Coldcut LP that I've been putting back for months and it was the first release visible in the...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    The Dinosaur Jr. LP is the Jagjaguwar reissue -- I only have the YLAOM Baked Goods reissue, which I believe I bought when you and I were digging at Rasputin in Berkeley. I haven't listened to it yet...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    More records.

    7":
    Goat - It's Time for Fun / Relax
    Metz - Eraser / Pure Auto

    LP:
    The Cure - Japanese Whispers
    Dinosaur Jr. - Bug
    Robert Johnson - King of the Delta Blues Singers
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Went by Stranded this weekend to pick up the newest Bert Jansch reissue and snagged a couple more things there. The shop next door has some cool records, too, as well as other ephemera.

    LP:...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Was pretty into the new ATCQ album on first listen. There was a lot going on there. Agreed about the new The xx song being cool as well. It was probably time for them to expand on that minimalism.
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Agreed that the new Angel Olsen is fun. I finally listened to the previous one as well and also enjoyed it.

    The new Japandroids song is more of the same, but recorded better and with synth...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Did some listening. Joyce Manor's newest, Cody, is really good. Some of the songs are even standard song length! They are moving in kind of a Weezer-ish direction at times, which suits them....
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    That's what I like to see.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Oh, nice. They finally did away with the 10" version, huh?



    Don't hold back. We want to hear about it.

    LP:
    Manuel Gottsching - E2-E4
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Big fan of the new Hiss Golden Messenger (as well as the bonus album that comes with the deluxe LP). His albums are all slightly different, but they sound very like him. Saw him the other night as...
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    Picked up some Hiss Golden Messenger stuff I was missing at his show a couple of nights ago. I had no idea he did a split LP with Michael Chapman. Also picked up a record my friend ordered me.

    LP:...
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    Very into this Chemical Brother news.
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    Kind of an aside, but I saw the three Bon Iver shows at the Fox last week and wanted to point out that the new songs worked better live because they were, well, songs -- he had to structure them a...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Yeah. XL's UK store has it. Snag it, it came to ~$30 with shipping.
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    The Avalanches - Since I Left You

    CD:
    Dumisani Maraire & Ephat Mujuru - Shona Spirit: Mbira Masters from Zimbabwe
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:

    Theo Parrish - Sketches
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Finally listened to all of Blonde. It's interesting sonically, but I can't remember a single thing about it other than there were some pretty sounds. It's possible I don't do enough drugs, or I just...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    LP:
    Bon Iver - 22, A Million
    Dow Jones & the Industrials - Can't Stand the Midwest 1979-1981

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    Bon Iver - 22 / 10
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Found some store credit for 1-2-3-4 Go!, so I bought myself some records after work. Also went to Stranded's new location in Oakland to grab a Bert Jansch reissue.

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    Hiss Golden Messenger -...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Pretty sure the 7" is $6 and the album is $11 via mail order, which are significantly lower than the $8-9.99 for a 7" and $19.99 for an album figures that I see everywhere for new music on vinyl (if...
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    The new Tony Molina 7" is called Confront the Truth and is fantastic. Sounds like him, but a bit more pure pop (and definitely more psychedelic...hello, Mellotron!) I think Slumberland is taking...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    I was thinking the other day about the importance of getting a will together. I don't know who I would bequeath my records to. I'd probably decree that multiple record-loving friends could get...
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    Re: Official CD/LP purchases thread

    Mail order and more.

    LP:
    Real Numbers - Wordless Wonder
    Terry Malts - Lost at the Party
    The Verve - A Storm in Heaven
    The Verve - A Northern Soul

    7":
    Tony Molina - Confront the Truth
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    Re: Tell Us About 2016 Releases

    Holy shit, that new Dirty Projectors song is terrible. I couldn't even make it through the whole song.
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    Re: Kraftwerk - What Kind Of Scam Is This?

    I mean, the song is called "The Robots". Having the robots on stage "playing" the song is very much a part of the act (and a good one, at that). I don't think I'd be down for a whole performance of...
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    I've always ignored this band because their close ties with blog rock meant I thought I would probably hate it. I should really give all their stuff a listen. Also, the singer's mom's Instagram...
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