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Engrossed in one’s own little world

October 30, 2008

A quick post to say that a new review has gone up at Bagatellen, this time a piece on the first three releases on the Swedish Bombax bombax label. You can read it here. The photo above has nothing to do with this, or anything else in this post. I just really like it. Annette […]

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Shared Intimacies

October 19, 2008

Last Sunday afternoon I headed into London to see the Mark Rothko exhibition at the Tate Modern. On the way into the city my journey was delayed by over two hours when sadly someone threw themselves under the train I was traveling on. This is the second time in my life this has happened to […]

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Closing time

October 11, 2008

I heard the sad news early this week that Sound 323, Mark Wastell’s record shop in Highgate, London is to close its doors to the public next weekend and from then on continue operations as an online mail order only service. The Sound 323 shop has been a very important place for me down the […]

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Reading, writing and autumn wandering

October 5, 2008

Well I feel I should be writing something new here, but quite frankly I’ve spent the last week working my backside off since returning after holiday, and when I’ve not been at work its been pouring with rain. One or two nice pieces of music have come my way, the new Masafumi Ezaki compositions disc […]

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