List Inconsequential: A 1990s Vinyl Wishlist
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List Inconsequential: A 1990s Vinyl Wishlist

Every vinyl collector loves the thrill of the hunt: that burst of adrenaline and that…

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List Inconsequential: Those Cassette Singles from 1989…
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List Inconsequential: Those Cassette Singles from 1989…

Whenever people are asked what the first record they bought was, the answer invariably goes…

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Monthly Mixtape: April 2014
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Monthly Mixtape: April 2014

1. Future Islands – “A Dream Of You And Me” (4AD) As many people found…

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List Inconsequential: Welcome to the Monkey House: Music’s Most Offbeat Animals
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List Inconsequential: Welcome to the Monkey House: Music’s Most Offbeat Animals

Over the millennia since homo sapiens have climbed atop the food chain, animals have been…

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List Inconsequential: We Love Beck!
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List Inconsequential: We Love Beck!

Monthly Mixtape: March 2014
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Monthly Mixtape: March 2014

1. St. Vincent – “Digital Witness” (Loma Vista/Republic) With St. Vincent, Annie Clark is back…

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12 Angry Women: Angry Songs by Angry Ladies
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12 Angry Women: Angry Songs by Angry Ladies

1. Alanis Morrisette – “You Oughta Know” Break ups are seldom pretty or even handed.…

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List Inconsequential: Five Tips for Enjoying Record Store Day 2014
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List Inconsequential: Five Tips for Enjoying Record Store Day 2014

Ah, Record Store Day…a day when for us collectors the sun always seems to shine…

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List Inconsequential: Tight-Lipped Leer of Judgment: Elvis Costello Insults for Everyday Use
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List Inconsequential: Tight-Lipped Leer of Judgment: Elvis Costello Insults for Everyday Use

Spite and meanness – those are what make the world go ‘round – and few…

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Monthly Mixtape: February 2014
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Monthly Mixtape: February 2014

1. Zara McFarlane—“Open Heart” (Brownswood) Zara McFarlane might be considered a contemporary jazz vocalist, but…

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