Record Machine: Oddball Flexi Discs

Flexi discs — those thin sheets of plastic or coated paper containing music and other recordings — used to be included in magazines, fan club gifts, or other giveaways. Their popularity waned once CDs took more of a market share in the ’90s, but now Pirate Press is reviving the format with releases from Deerhoof, Napalm Death, and Jack White. Recently, I unearthed a few releases from the late ‘70s hidden in my inherited collection.

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Tuesday’s Gone

Like the Skynard song, we’re signing off for the night.  Thanks, readers and writers, for another fantastic day at the ranch.   We’ll be back at 9 tomorrow morning to enlighten and delight (delighten?) you some more.  Read More Tuesday’s Gone