Discogs Memories

I don’t know what it is about putting my vinyl purchases into Discogs that makes me tingle all over. Could be the OCD side of me. Or the anal retentive that likes things in order, collected, and neat and tidy. I love having a place to go to that gives me instant information about my […]

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Giants on my front porch

When I got home from work I saw a couple square packages waiting on the front porch. Oh boy! My recent Discogs purchases arrived! As you may or may not recall, I’ve been on a real jazz kick lately. I’ve been perusing back catalogs of some of my favorite guys; Davis, Coltrane, Monk, Winklehammer. So […]

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Academic Quiz Bowls and the Vinyl Geek

So yesterday my oldest daughter(she’ll be 13 in May) had her first Academic Quiz Bowl competition.  She was on the English and Interdisciplinary teams.  Interdisciplinary meaning a little bit of everything was in this round.  The rounds were: Math, English, Science, Social Studies, and Interdisciplinary.  80s Sitcoms weren’t included, otherwise I’d a swept it. Let […]

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