• I like buying records If you’ve just joined us, I’m reflecting on a bunch of things I like to do. This post here explains why. Today: record shopping. I like buying records. The important thing to notice is that I didn’t say that I like listening to records, collecting records or owning records – although those are, of course, […] dubber One response January 16, 2014
  • Two by four I’ve been sorting out my records over the past few days, putting them all in alphabetical order, and I’ve just about come to the end. Only a pile of compilations to sort through (okay, three piles), and that should take me the rest of the evening and this glass of wine. As you may guess, […] dubber One response April 27, 2013
  • Fewer, better, more organised It’s raining outside, and I have a bit of downtime today, so I thought I’d do a long overdue sort of my albums. Alphabetical, naturally – but also sorting them into sections. They’re not brilliant divisions for music in general, but it kind of makes sense of the collection I have. The sections are: – […] dubber No responses August 15, 2012
  • 45 x 45 x 45 x 0 I had this great idea. Around the middle of September, I’m going to be turning 45. So what I thought I would do is to blog 45 of my favourite and most influential 45 rpm 7″ singles from my life, one a day, leading up to my 45th birthday. Fun idea, right? And one that […] dubber One response July 29, 2012
  • The day I had been looking forward to… Having a dreadful time in Brazil as you can probably tell. People keep giving me nice things to eat, taking me to interesting places, and getting very excited about my research. It’s a terrible ordeal… ;) But as it’s Saturday today, it was time to go record shopping – which is secretly the main reason […] dubber No responses July 28, 2012
  • Top 50 0f 2010 – of sorts Photo by Maarten Hornstra I wasn’t going to do a ‘best of’ list this year. I really haven’t been paying enough attention. Of course, I’ve come across some great music, and can recommend you check some stuff out – but the attention required to put them in some sort of order is beyond me right […] dubber No responses December 20, 2010