Bargain Bin Babylon: An Evening at Arnie’s Lounge
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Bargain Bin Babylon: An Evening at Arnie’s Lounge

It makes you want to turn back the years and visit this taste of a Florida tourist industry that has all but disappeared.

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Macy Gray: I Try Remix 12”
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Macy Gray: I Try Remix 12”

You might come across a gem like Macy Gray’s I Try 12” in your store’s bargain bin.

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Twenty Twenty: Twenty Twenty
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Twenty Twenty: Twenty Twenty

Twenty Twenty is a surprisingly flashy band, translating all that sure-fire commercial musicality that would have appealed to church youth into religious messages.

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Lori Jacobs: Everything’s Jake!
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Lori Jacobs: Everything’s Jake!

Everything’s Jake!, uncovered in its original condition in a dingy record store outside Detroit, was ultimately worth the price of admission.

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Thore Skogman: Det Glada Liseberg
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Thore Skogman: Det Glada Liseberg

Someone loved this record enough to bring it to America and hold onto it for nearly five decades.

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Pinkiny Canandy: Pinkiny Canandy
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Pinkiny Canandy: Pinkiny Canandy

What’s most instantly appealing about Pinkiny Canandy is the somewhat absurd (even for the era) album cover. Decked out in faintly purple tights, swashbuckler boots, a cape and…

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Bargain Bin Babylon: Chavin: Jet Lag
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Bargain Bin Babylon: Chavin: Jet Lag