“What came first, the music or the obsession?” – Part 1

“I lost the plot for a while then. And I lost the subplot, the script, the soundtrack, the intermission, my popcorn, the credits and the exit sign” – excerpt from ‘High Fidelity’ by Nick Hornby Chapter 1: Intro This is the first of a multi-part thematic series about obsessions, music and obsession with music. BasedContinue reading ““What came first, the music or the obsession?” – Part 1”

Memoirs of a vinyl junkie part 5 (final) – The end of an affair

Wednesday evening, January 18th, 2012 around 22:00, outside Heathrow airport It had been almost 2 years since the last time; however the smell, the blowing wind and the sense of euphoria every time he landed on that soil hadn’t changed a bit. He and his mates grabbed a cab to the hotel close to hisContinue reading “Memoirs of a vinyl junkie part 5 (final) – The end of an affair”

Blu Mar Ten Jump the Q

Jump the Q A mini-interview with 22 short questions (some personal, some tricky) looking for equally short answers, addressed to artists, producers, promoters, djs, friends and affiliates of the blog in general. Today Chris Marigold of Blu Mar Ten Jumps the Q Let’s get started: Set 1: The man behind the mask

Memoirs Of a Vinyl Junkie – part 4

 A Frenchman, a card, a broken arm and the epiphany Saturday afternoon, December 3rd 1994, somewhere in western Athens He entered the cafeteria, where all his schoolmates used to gather on a Saturday afternoon for  coffee and small talk.  His mates waved at him. They were sitting on a table beside the big boys. GoodContinue reading “Memoirs Of a Vinyl Junkie – part 4”