So, what records have I put up as Christmas decorations this year?
Well, I’m about to go on leave and I can’t guarantee that I will be able to blog regularly over the next month. But I will be back in December with a Christmas record display and a Christmas top 5.
To wind up for now, how about a little slice of Scott Walker?
I just don’t have enough Toussaint related vinyl to do the display that I said last week that I was trying to create. I could have if when I found that Dr John album earlier this year the owner hadn’t lost the record inside! Toussaint produced that one and it would have helped me to do a Toussaint triptych, but oh well.
What vinyl treasures have I assembed for this week’s display?
The theme this week is all about having an album title that is a pun or subtle joke on the artist’s name.
I was all set to display a Tolkien inspired record cover triptych but the third record is so obscure I am having trouble locating where I catalogued it. It will be up next week so for now, why not check out what someone else is doing with record covers, namely mashing them up. I found this via the blog Voices of East Anglia.
Of late @lunacinemas has been tweeting about Woody Allen and I have been loving it. The spur is Woody’s upcoming Midnight In Paris which will be out soon. As a show of support to all this online Woody Allen affection I thought I would make this week’s vinyl triptych all about Woody. Read the rest of this entry »