Somebody jump on this Can - Tago Mago so I can stop destroying my budget this week. These German 1981 reissues are excellent. Best price I've seen in a long time. Wouldn't have been able to keep myself from ordering if it wasn't in the UK.
So, I was pretty impressed that Norman Records offers to take your records out of the sleeves when they ship, to avoid seam splits. But, I didn't realize that just meant the outer jacket and not the custom inner sleeve. Better if you are more concerned about the outer, probably more of a chance of split on the inner. Just in case anyone else didn't know.
Anyone ever heard of Kiwi Jr.? They got some great reviews today. Not bad. I think Irish Times had a decent comparison saying it reminds of Jonathan Richman, Pavement, The Strokes at times. Maybe a little Parquet Courtsy in this song too:
For those who are residents or experienced UK to other country orderers, why do some online record stores seems to automatically make (what I'm assuming are VAT) adjustments and lower the price when you make it clear you are shipping to the US, but others leave the price the same?
As the key holiday sales season begins, US music stores are in crisis after months of late, inaccurate and missing shipments from Direct Shot, the exclusive physical goods distributor of. Continue reading
Not the best editing, but if you have been waiting on an order, this might have something to do with it.