….the Rolling Stones began a four week run at the top of the US singles charts with I Can’t Get No (Satisfaction), I couldn’t find a clip of them performing the song in the US in ’64 but did find this appearance on the Mike Douglas Show – incredibly this is 52 years ago!!
Following last year’s backlash, Record Store Day returns with BBC backup. It might be the biggest fixture on the record-buying calendar but it’s also an event fraught with controversy. Last year, small labels, vinyl manufacturers, even a few record shops, attacked Record Store Day for overbooking pressing plants with inane […read more…]
From the Guardian Just as David Lynch’s series inspired a new form of TV, so Angelo Badalamenti’s soundtrack has echoed down the decades, acquiring a life of its own. David Lynch was telling a story. It was 1989 and the director was sitting next to the composer Angelo Badalamenti at […read more…]
……say small labels…. UK indie labels Howling Owl and Sonic Cathedral will drop a new split single on April 18th i.e. Record Store Day. Except you won’t find their release in the mega list of RSD exclusives. The labels have written a lengthy letter, which you can read below, explaining why their release is not […read more…]