Category Archives: vinyl

vinyl, record, and listening equipment related posts

City-Wide Garage Sale Finds

Our family doesn’t often hit garage sales, but on a whim we hit a few last Saturday.  First stop had a Casio SK-1 waiting for us at a friendly $3; the last stop a rockin’ barely used trike for our … Continue reading

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Rio, Flame, In Love Again

While StacyZ was busy taking some maternity photos in a town north of here, I jumped around town to the local thrift stores to see what vinyl bites I could find. The haul was small, but a few goodies, I … Continue reading

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petra

The family made a diaper/formula run this afternoon after a morning photography session (you can check that out at stacyz.com) and I made a quick run through one of my frequented Salvation Army thrift stores – a relatively disappointing run, … Continue reading

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yolanda

After church this morning the family ran into the big city for a quick Goodwill/lunch run.  I’d seen a copy of Raffi’s “Baby Baluga” at this store a week ago and passed – it (and a copy of a book … Continue reading

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Everything You Need to Know To Operate a CB Radio

I picked this platter of gold (Gateway GSLP-4500) up at the Grimes Goodwill a few months ago – as soon as the needle hit I knew exactly what I had on my hands – the source of Hooverphonic’s CB chatter … Continue reading

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The Prodigal Songs

I’m currently exercising a type of exodus for parts of my collection – with changing needs for space in the house I decided it was time to let go of a fair number of records – I’m guessing a thousand … Continue reading

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Sorting 45s and Thinking of Boxed Sets

I love my 45s – but I’d be much happier if all the great 45s I’ve found had been in better shape than they are. Tonight I’m still sorting through my crates and trying to shift out the fluff. As … Continue reading

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A Night of 45s

Tonight I’m doing something I haven’t done (but have needed to do) for a long time – sort through 45s to find stacks to take to the bin.  For a year or two I’d buy any record collection I could … Continue reading

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