August 2019 archive

Recent Vinyl Acquisitions

James Bernard Atwater LP (A Strangely Isolated Place, US) Deaf Center Low Distance LP (Sonic Pieces, Germany) Brian Eno with Daniel Lanois and Roger Eno Apollo Atmospheres and Soundtracks 2xLP reissue (Virgin/Universal EU) The Frogs It’s Only Right And Natural LP reissue (End of All Music, US) Loscil Equivalents 2xLP (Kranky US) Hans-Joachim Roedelius and …

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How did YOUR Eno “Apollo” LP reissue arrive?

I never assumed one of Universal’s (excuse me, “uDiscoverMusic’s”) superpowers was adequately packaging an expensive mailorder LP for shipping via UPS. I mean, Universal didn’t get to where it is today by knowing how to ship vinyl, right? This double-LP was dropped into a too-wide 6-inch-high box along with a rolled lithograph (without a tube; …

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