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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 21, 2016 2 comments
LIVE IN CUBA/i>—the acclaimed album from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis—comes out as a deluxe vinyl box set next week.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 20, 2016 Published: Oct 19, 2016 3 comments
Veteran jazz record dealer Jeff Barr, who I've known since the 1980s, has opened Euphoria, a new record store in Palm Desert, California.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 19, 2016 17 comments
Best known to American Miles Davis fans as side one of the twelve inch Columbia Records LP release Jazz Track (CL1268), Ascenseur pour l’échafaud (“Elevator to the Scaffold”), the jazz soundtrack to the Louis Malle film was originally released in France in 1958 on the Fontana label as a 10” LP.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 18, 2016 19 comments
A "Kinks in Mono" box set is due for release overseas shortly and in America on December 16th.

Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 18, 2016 Published: Oct 17, 2016 20 comments
A few years ago we alerted readers to an identical replacement record rack for the Per Madsen "Rackit" record storage system from TwoCan HiFi. ($99.95 if you order four or more, lesser amounts priced accordingly).

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 18, 2016 Published: Oct 17, 2016 8 comments
Today's AnalogPlanet radio show is mostly sourced from a cassette mix tape I made in the mid-seventies. I pulled it out of a box and transferred it to CDs for use in my Pilates class after the others in the class complained about what my iPhone shuffle program dredged up, which often included dark Scott Walker songs.

Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 18, 2016 Published: Oct 17, 2016 19 comments
CleanerVinyl is yet another take on ultrasonic record cleaning.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 16, 2016 14 comments
Originally released as a double LP back in 1956, Ella Fitzerald Sings the Cole Porter Song Book was both the first of her "songbook" albums and the first release on Norman Granz's then brand new Verve Records (MG V-4001/2).

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 16, 2016 Published: Oct 15, 2016 5 comments
Despite the hotel renovation problems that closed off most of the left side of the Denver Tech Marriott, 2016's Rocky Mountain Audio Festival went off with few technical glitches.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Oct 14, 2016 Published: Oct 13, 2016 12 comments
I am so sorry to report the passing of Basis Audio's Armando ("A.J.") Conti, one of the audio industry's nicest, most interesting and talented turntable and tone arm designers.

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