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Record Store Day: The Documentary

Record Store Day: The Documentary
27:22 | 2011

Categories: Documentary, Music, Shorts, Arts and Culture

Through archival footage and new interviews with musicians, industry insiders and fans, RECORD STORE DAY: THE DOCUMENTARY explores this modern holiday for audiophiles and their love of vinyl.
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k********m
November 30, 2013
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r********m
May 13, 2012
is writing a book, tenatively titled"rock n' roll ruint my life"about how I grew up listening to lp's, where I was, who I was with, which records we listened to.i think the 1st lp's I ever bought were pink floyd, the who, moby grape's 1st, the doors, hendrix, cream, buffalo springfield.later I got into a lot of genres, psychedelia, garage rock, punk., country...the list goes on.i still have quite a few of the original lp's, despite being robbed, more than once, i have a lot of the really good stuff.and, yes, i do still buy &listen to vinyl! viva vinyl! and I hope to get serious about the book, really soon.still like that as a working title.....ok.

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j********m
May 13, 2012
is there a hook to this novel? sounds like something a lot of ppl can relate to, but u shouldn't blame it all on rock n roll. sex, drugs played a roll in there somewhere im sure.

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r********m
May 13, 2012
you,sir,are correct.LOTS of sex & drugs......

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r********m
May 13, 2012
..and jail,parenthood,insanity,all those dumb bands i played in,my politics,my life now.i should be dead,but i'm not.probably not any"hook",really.and i'm not blaming anything,or anyone.it's just a diary,really.hope that helps clear things up,from that perspective.do you know any publishers?!!ok.namaste,my friend.

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1********g
May 13, 2012
sounds like a book people tell me i should write too - minus the jail part. nobody would believe it if they read it.

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r********m
May 13, 2012
ah,you did'nt miss anything,anyway.

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j********m
May 13, 2012
@[100002239338721:2048:Ron Barrow] , memoirs are outta vogue with pubbers these days. I'd suggest u self-pub. put it out in eBook first, see how it goes. Check out Smashwords.com. If you get some interest, go with createspace.com for paperback. that gets you on Amazon. but first you have to write it. I take it this is your first book? Writing a title is the easy part. next comes the opening sentence, which is all most pubbers and readers read. Check out some o f my stuff, you'll get the idea. www.jguevaranovels.com writing and playing music similar. I just figured out how to take a sax solo on a comp keyboard, is all. same game/different name.

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r********m
May 14, 2012
maybe it'll sell more,when i'm dead.thanx for the shout out &linx!!namaste.

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b********t
April 22, 2012
This film far surpassed my expectations and was really beautiful and held my interest. To play the game as in the film: the first record I ever bought was probably a 45- maybe "the first of may" by the bee gees but the first album I remember buying was "smashing the Amps" , bought at Raskolnikov's Records, before Rasputin's... It cost 3.50 new, on blue heavy vinyl, in a mustard yellow jacket with a xerox of Jimi for a cover. I still have it- that was 1972, this is now...the music was from 1968's Albert Hall concert...Bleeding Heart...anyhow, I bought a boot of Dyla called Blind Boy Grunt and the hawks...took it through customs in my suitcase- the guy pulled it out like he was going to take it...then gave it back...that wa 1978...I still have that one too. Vinyl- you remember so much around each record...33s seem that they must remain an immortal form, one not to be trashed by the waves of digital technocracy...whaddyou think?

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