sound recordings – vinyl

Under Pressure

For the second time, while getting my hair done at the salon on the corner, “Under Pressure” came on the radio. Both times (with different staff) someone said, “Who sings this?” So I interjected (last time and again today) with, “Ok, how about name ONE person who sings this song. There are two.” “Um. Vanilla […]

Technological dissonance

From a local classified ad posting: i have several multi-set 78 rpm records….ethel merman, frank sinatra, bing crosby etc. they look in good condition, but i don’t know if they play [Italics mine]