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The Size of an Ocean…

With a definite progressive buzz in the air surrounding new acts turning heads like Everything Everything and Karnivool and a distinct bell ringing across the ether between staple bands from the likes of Porcupine Tree to Oceansize it’s clear there are some healthier than ever musical experimentation currently in the […read more…]

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Willie Nelson arrested again

Once an outlaw, always an outlaw. Willie Nelson was arrested on Friday morning during a stop by Border Patrol agents in Sierra Blanca, Texas allegedly in possession of 6 ounces of marijuana. Nelson had been traveling from California to Austin when his bus was stopped about 9am. Border Agents found […read more…]

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Tributes to Peter Christopherson

Friends and colleagues pay tribute to Throbbing Gristle's Peter "Sleazy" Christopherson, who has died aged 55. Peter "Sleazy" Christopherson, a founding member of pioneering post-punk group Throbbing Gristle, has died aged 55. The musician, artist and provocateur "passed away peacefully in his sleep" at his home in Bangkok, Thailand, according […read more…]

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Vote now for your Art Vinyl Best Art Vinyl 2010 nominations – And give Art Vinyl Displays Frames as Christmas Presents

At http://www.artvinyl.com/en/nominate/nominations.html you can vote for this years Best Art Vinyl nominations. You can vote for any three vinyl sleeves from 2010 whether they are among our nominations or not. We also have the Frames for sale at http://991.com/Features/ArtVinyl.aspx and a slection of the nomainated sleeves for sale at http://991.com/Buy/PresetList.aspx?pageID=10020 […read more…]

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The Beatles: 47 Years of Music Innovation

See http://www.fastcompany.com/pics/beatles-47-years-music-innovation On May 14, 1968, Paul McCartney and John Lennon went on The Tonight Show to announce the formation of their new company. "We've got this thing called Apple," said Lennon, "which is going to be records, films, and electronics." The same quotation could have been made by Steve […read more…]

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Classical Updates from 991

If you’ve been watching our classical section, you’ll see that we’ve just started adding records in earnest. Our intent is to add a broad range of recordings rather than focus on one composer at a time.  So far we’ve added works by the giants of classical music like Mozart, Bach, […read more…]

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Three Chords And The Truth

“Country Music is three chords and the truth” – A quote by Harlan Howard that sums up the thread binding together the vast range of Artists to feature in our recently acquired collection of unmissable Country and Western albums – music so raw and honest that when you hear it […read more…]