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The Dude March 15th, 2014 03:26 AM

I got 1 record today :)

Cactus (1st album) - 1970

zipulrich March 15th, 2014 04:05 AM

Great album. 3/4 of Beck, Bogert & Appice.
Jim McCarty's no slouch, either.

renegade600 March 15th, 2014 05:27 AM

who buys media :-)

seriously, I purchased thor 2 blu ray.

The Dude March 16th, 2014 05:53 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by zipulrich
Great album. 3/4 of Beck, Bogert & Appice.
Jim McCarty's no slouch, either.

Yea I love it ZIP!!

I tell ya since I got a record player again (A 1968 beautfiul one (all 4 speeds)) i have collected alot of 60s and 70s rock bands amoung others.... 70s was the ultimate time for rock and roll!! (Slowly started to drop off in the 80s :()

I hadnt ever heard of CACTUS and saw the album the other day @ salvation army and didnt know what kind of music they played.. When i saw "This album should be played at HIGH level" I figured it was rock and wanted to give them a try!! (I figured seeing it was from 1969/70 it would be awesome)

Im glad I did,like you said ITS GREAT!! -- One time I got another album from a band I didnt know (1986) and it was horrible!!! -- Swearing in the songs,couldnt understand them sometimes,etc..... I got rid of it the next day :D (Also Rock)

I love analog!! -- Simply beautiful in a way that cant ever be had again... (I am grateful for the analog media I have been able to find!!)

The Dude March 17th, 2014 10:19 PM

I got a record today: Average White band - Soul searching

Ned Seagoon March 18th, 2014 12:11 PM

media

[mee-dee-uh] noun
1. a plural of medium.
2. (usually used with a plural verb) the means of communication, as radio and television, newspapers, and magazines, that reach or influence people widely: The media are covering the speech tonight.

Not bought any Media recently, I leave that to people in the following list:
  • Joseph Marinaccio
However if you are referring to music CDs (perhaps you should have said that) I recently bought a CD of the music from the Rocky Horror show which I attend recently to celebrate to 40th year since it originally was presented.

The Dude March 19th, 2014 11:26 PM

Im referring to ANY MEDIA :) (VHS,records,etc :))


Anyway I got 5 records today :)

1) Meatloaf - Bat out of hell
2) Jimmy Dean - Big Bad John (This one is in Mono)
3) Van Halen - 1984
4) Foreigner - No name
5) Electric Light Orchestra - Discovery

Mr Bean March 20th, 2014 01:57 AM

Did I mention I just got a Police record?:)

zipulrich March 20th, 2014 12:22 PM

I always assumed you did, Beano. About a mile long.

Isn't that the reason you moved to Canukistan? ;)

Mr Bean March 20th, 2014 11:48 PM

Can't believe they let me in. Getting like the States. They'll let any Brits move to the Boston area :D

The Dude March 20th, 2014 11:52 PM

Today I got

1) A record: Fleetwood Mac - Rumours (I cant believe how many songs are on the album THAT I KNEW AND HAVE LOVED FOR YEARS!! (Only 2 did i recognise by looking at the names on the cover))

2) A cassette: The very best of Conway Twitty (1978) -- I love traditional country music!!


I also got "Raise the titanic" today on VHS :) (1980)

The Dude March 23rd, 2014 06:43 AM

I got a cassette on saturday :)

Neil Diamonds Greatest Hits - VOL II


And i also got a movie (JUST FOR WATCHING ONCE THEN ILL BRING IT BACK)

Defcon 4 (1985)

I wasnt gonna get this @ first the other day as on the box it says "Recorded in Quality Extended Play" and that means SLP and the quality is usually crap!!

But Today I got it and when i put it in my VCR went to SP mode and I was happy!! (They must have @ 1 time recorded that movie in SLP but realised how bad it was and then did them in SP and just didnt change the box (Same thing I saw with FRIDAY THE 13th -- On that box it said EP/SLP but when I put it in,VERY HAPPY TO SEE IT WAS IN SP!! (Figured it was seeing the amount of tape on the spool (For both))))

I just cant figure out why these companies ever started putting movies IN ANYTHING BUT SP MODE!! (They arent saving anything if people dont like it!!)

lufbra March 23rd, 2014 04:23 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Mr Bean (Post 1268506)
Can't believe they let me in. Getting like the States. They'll let any Brits move to the Boston area :D

OY! I resemble that remark.

Them Canadians only let you in cos they felt sorry for the Welsh sheep! :D

AmyR March 24th, 2014 12:35 PM

Don't know if this really counts as "purchased" yet but I pre-ordered "The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug" the other day. Very excited!!

The Dude April 7th, 2014 01:40 PM

Very nice,i hope you like it when it arrives :) (If it hasnt yet)

I last got the movie STAR WARS 2 the other day on VHS!!! (ORIGINAL -- NOTHING DIGITAL/NO CHANGES) Im looking for 3 now (I have had 1 for awhile now (Original))

Star wars - THE BEST 3 PART MOVIE EVER MADE!!

The Dude April 9th, 2014 12:02 AM

I did good today!!!

I got all these

1) A Cassette: AC/DC - Back in Black (I also have this album)
2) A Cassette: AC/DC - For those about to rock we salute you
3) A Cassette: Ozzy Ozbourne - Buzzard of Ozz
4) A Record: Kansas - Audio-Visions

Ned Seagoon April 11th, 2014 04:30 AM

No, not bought any media, bit out of my price range, but I did Watch
Media Watch the other day. Very interesting.

zipulrich April 11th, 2014 05:43 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by The Dude
3) A Cassette: Ozzy Ozbourne - Buzzard of Ozz

It's 'Blizzard of Ozz'. Buzzard of Ozz is what he looks like lately.

The Dude April 13th, 2014 07:24 PM

OOOPS,thanx ZIP!! (Read it wrong)

Yesterday I got 3 45s!!

1) Grand Funk Railroad - Some kind of wonderful/Wild
2) Eric Clapton - Lay down sally/Next time you see her
3) Chicago - Takin' it on uptown/Baby what a big surprise

The Dude April 23rd, 2014 03:02 AM

On Monday i got 2 records :)

1) Bread - On the waters
2) Survivor - Vital Signs -- (Doesnt sound as good as many of my other albums)

The Dude April 29th, 2014 08:26 AM

On Monday I got 2 movies :)

1) Rocky - 1976
2) 9 to 5 - 1980 (I have this but this one I just got is the original CBS/FOX release in 1984 and is MUCH NICER! (The Original reel to reel master is on the tape opposed to the newer HOME VIDEO master on my 1995 copy.. (Better colours,etc)))

The Dude May 1st, 2014 12:37 PM

I got 3 records and 1 cassette yesterday :)

1) Supertramp - Even in the quietest moments...
2) Steely Dan - Pretzel Logic
3) Steely Dan - Gaucho
4) CASSETTE - Credence Clearwater Revival: Credence Gold (Also have this record)


I also got ESCAPE FROM ALCATRAZ - 1979 on VHS :)

The Dude May 4th, 2014 02:08 PM

Yesterday I got the original version of Tootsie (1982) on VHS :)

This is the original BEFORE THEY ADDED THAT LETTERBOX CRAP @ THE BEGINNING AND ENDING..... (And slight other changes)

And I also got 2 awesome records!!

1) Player - No name on it (1977)
2) Robbie Dupree - No name on it (1980)

Both ARE EXCELLENT!!!

The Dude May 10th, 2014 04:23 PM

I got 2 records on Friday :)

1) Country Winners 73 - 10 country hits from 1973
2) A 45: STYX - The Best of times/Lights

The Dude May 20th, 2014 03:05 AM

I got 3 records today :)

1) Steely Dan - Aja
2) The Carpenters - Close to you
3) Three Dog night - Hard Labor

The Dude May 21st, 2014 08:52 AM

On tuesday i got these :)

1) A RECORD: Fleetwood Mac - No name on it
2) A CASSETTE: Miami Sound Machine - Primitive love

The Dude May 23rd, 2014 05:39 AM

I got an awesome record yesterday!!

Rossington Collins Band - Anytime . Anyplace . Anywhere


I hadnt ever heard of them and decided to give it a try.... EXCELLENT!!!!!! (1980)

The Dude May 24th, 2014 03:43 AM

I got "Mr Smith goees to washington" today (1939) on VHS :)

I love JIM!! -- His movie "Its a wonderful life" is one of my favourites!!

The Dude June 4th, 2014 02:18 AM

I got 2 records today :)

1) Stephen Stills - No name on it
2) Rolling Stones - Let it bleed

I also got a "Cars greatest hits" record and ALL THE SONGS SOUNDED LIKE CRAP!!!!! -- I wouldnt be surprised if it was re-mastered garbage!!!! (Released in 1985)

Ill be taking this to salvation army tommorow most likely......

Im glad I have the original cars albums with many of these songs .. MUCHO BETTER SOUND!! (100% analog)

I have these cars albums

1) No name on it - 1978
2) Shake it up - 1981
3) Panorama - 1980

Vinson June 27th, 2014 08:32 AM

The hobbit The Desolation of Smaug Blu-ray

The Dude August 7th, 2014 05:59 AM

On wensday I got a cassette :)

Cream - Strange Brew/Best of Cream (1983)

The Dude August 16th, 2014 04:43 AM

I got 5 records today...

1) Santana - Zebop
2) Rolling Stones - Flowers (This one is in Mono)
3) The Grateful Dead - Skeletons from the closet (Best of)
4) The Grateful Dead - Aoxomoxoa
5) Jackson Browne - Hold Out

...and I also got the movie SOYLENT GREEN (1973) on VHS :)

The Dude August 26th, 2014 12:17 AM

I got 2 concerts today on VHS!!

1) AC/DC live @ donington (8/17/91)
2) Aerosmith live @ texxas Jam 78 (7/4/78)

There were a few other ones I might have liked but they were DIGITALLY COMPROMISED and I dont want that crap........

The Dude September 11th, 2014 08:05 AM

Today I got 4 cassettes.......

1) Led Zeppelin - 4th album
2) The Best of the Doors (1973 release)
3) Aerosmith - First album
4) Judas Priest - Defenders of the faith

.......and a VHS tape :)

1) The Cure - Staring at the sea . the images

Mr Bean September 13th, 2014 03:14 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by The Dude (Post 1274779)
Judas Priest

They come to our place in a few weeks. Steel Panther supporting:D

Ned Seagoon September 13th, 2014 02:23 PM

I've thrown out all my Vinyl records along with my Cassettes, VHS and Beta Tapes together with the couple of wax cylinder recordings. However I'm working on a white noise generator along with a clicks and plops generator and an HF attenuation filter so that the old sounds can be reproduced from CD and DVD sounds.

This should keep the enthusiasts happy, :rotflmao:

The Dude September 14th, 2014 02:05 PM

Ah Ned thats sad to hear buddy :(


I last got a record yesterday :)

A 78: The 12 days of christmas/Twas the night before christmas (I have 2 other 78s of this 2nd one by different people)

Both of these I got yesterday are by Perry Como

The Dude September 20th, 2014 04:40 PM

Yesterday I got a record :)

The Doors - Morrison Hotel

Wow what a good album!!!! (Many songs I knew but didnt recognise by thier names)

The Dude October 8th, 2014 04:59 AM

Today I got a Double Album

Tommy - The who (Original Decca pressing)

I also have Quadrophenia and its awesome as well!!!! (Also a double)

I think the NEWEST material I like from the who is thier 1981 album titled "Face Dances" which I have on cassette........


Some bands were good in the 80s but some were good earlier and THE WHO was insane from when they started thru the 70s!!

The Dude October 9th, 2014 10:05 AM

Yesterday I got a cassette :)

Jeff Beck - Wired


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