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MP3 downloads with vinyl purchases

Oct 24, 2012

Admittedly, yes we have been slow on this, but we have resolved the issue and all future vinyl releases will include a 320k MP3 download code card. In the mean time, if you purchase anything from us on vinyl we will happily supply you with the MP3 files, just drop an email back to us when you receive order confirmation....

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Incredible Bongo Man: King Errisson

Oct 22, 2012

Kind Errisson was the man behing THOSE Bongo's on Incredible Bongo Band's 'Apache', as well as many other rhythms including Marvin Gaye's 'Whats Going On". LargeUp.com published a great article on him last week to tie in with the premier of the Sample This movie (the story of the 'Apache' and the Incredible Bongo Band.

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'Sample This' - the making of Incredible Bongo Band's 'Apache'

Oct 15, 2012

Sample This is a forthcoming documentary about The Incredible Bongo Band – the mysterious creation of MGM Records Michael Viner renowned for its recording of one of hip-hop’s sonic cornerstones, “Apache.” Directed by Dan Forrer, the film digs deep into the history of Viner – who was not only an aide to Robert Kennedy in the ’60s, but the A&R...

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Mr Thing - Nerd Is Bond Mixtape

Oct 12, 2012

Mr Thing is and always has been one of our favourite DJ's.  He also has a ridiculous knowledge of music and is super nice man to boot.  So his new mixtape for Doctors Orders was a welcome find! A few words from Mr Thing himself... " This is the latest in my series of "Nerd" mixes, in the tradition of Kon...

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Howard H. Scott - a developer of the vinyl LP - dies at 92

Oct 08, 2012

Howard H. Scott, who was part of the team at Columbia Records that introduced the long-playing vinyl record in 1948 before going on to produce albums with the New York Philharmonic, Glenn Gould, Isaac Stern and many other giants of classical music, died on Sept. 22 in Reading, Pa. He was 92.  The cause was cancer, said his daughter, Andrea K. Scott....

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Flying Lotus - Until The Quiet Comes

Sep 17, 2012

The new Flying Lotus album 'Until The Quiet Comes' is due to drop officially on 1st October and if it's like any of his previous releases it's worth buying blind. The release of Until The Quiet Comes is accompanied by a short film directed by Kahlil Joseph and is very special indeed: More information on the album and the various...

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