Category: Vinyl

The Who’s Pete Townshend at home with his reco…

The Who’s Pete Townshend at home with his record collection, June 1966

blushedcaligula: soundsof71: Patti Smith, rec…

blushedcaligula:

soundsof71:

Patti Smith, record shopping in NYC, John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme in hand. Photo by Danny Clinch

“I was shooting Patti shopping in a New York City record store. She grabbed Coltrane’s A Love Supreme and said, ‘I have to buy it. I can’t stand to see it in a bin, not being played.’ She had six copies, and bought that one, too.”

-Danny Clinch 

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

blushedcaligula: soundsof71: Patti Smith, reco…

blushedcaligula:

soundsof71:

Patti Smith, record shopping in NYC, John Coltrane’s A Love Supreme in hand. Photo by Danny Clinch

“I was shooting Patti shopping in a New York City record store. She grabbed Coltrane’s A Love Supreme and said, ‘I have to buy it. I can’t stand to see it in a bin, not being played.’ She had six copies, and bought that one, too.”

-Danny Clinch 

The Who’s Pete Townshend at home with his reco…

The Who’s Pete Townshend at home with his record collection, June 1966

Clever, but no….

Clever, but no….

There’s actually quite a bit of documentation of Jimi’s record collections in London, New York, and Seattle, but alas, no mention of The Stooges. Check out an amazing overview here, with a deeper dive into the London collection he shared with Kathy Etchington here, which includes a complete list.

#old school

#old school

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

redjeep: Happy 70th Birthday to the Vinyl LP a…

redjeep:

Happy 70th Birthday to the Vinyl LP album!

Today marks 70 years since Columbia Records introduced the LP, or long-playing record. Released in the United States on June 21,1948, Mendelssohn’s Concerto in E minor, performed by violinist Nathan Milstein with the New York Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra, was the very first vinyl LP. 

snortleme: Jimmy checkin’ the LZ stack at rece…

snortleme:

Jimmy checkin’ the LZ stack at recent record fair – May 25, 2015 (via ledzepnews