The World’s Strongest Man was written by Scott Walker and released in 1969 on host legendary LP Scott 4.
Happy birthday Naomi Yang (2014)
Happy birthday to Naomi! Have a lovely day.
Lets celebrate with some folk music…
Listen to the awesome Magic Hour cover of Sally Free and Easy
MP3: Damon & Naomi – Sally Free and Easy
Originals: Who Am I by Country Joe and the Fish (covered by Damon and Naomi)
Who Am I was recorded by Country Joe and the Fish on their second album I Feel Like I’m Fixin’ to Die in 1967
Damon & Naomi’s cover was released on their second album The Wondrous World of Damon & Naomi in 1995:
Damon Krukowski ponders going back to mono
Damon has written a very interesting op-ed piece for Pitchfork on the history of stereo recording and why mono is better (at least in the summer months).
Pitchfork: Damon Krukowski – Back to mono
When Brian Wilson was told by Capitol that they wanted to produce a stereo mix of Pet Sounds, he raised an objection unrelated to his own hearing. “Brian explains that he always wanted his records to be…
Dean Wareham’s Indietracks set available to download on Dimeadozen
Engine Shed Stage (indoors)
Midland Railway Centre
26th July 2014
Lineage: Sound Pros SP-CMC-8 cardioid mics>Sound Pros Battery Box>Sony PCM-M10…
This one slipped through the net way back in the Fs, so here’s a bonus this week.