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Month: October 2007

Election or Erection

It’s election time in the U.S. (…or erection time as some Thai people say), I have followed some of the news over here, but luckily I am not subjected to the constant and excessive overexposure present in the U.S. media. Looks like Barack Obama is leading in the nomination for the Democratic bid after winning…

Current Listening

Current listening: The Avett Brothers – Emotionalism Soundway Records – Ghana Sounds Vol. 1 & 2 Numero Records – Cult Cargo: Belize City Boil Up Now Again Records – Re:Sounds Vol. 1 Percee P – Perseverance Beat Konducta – In India Vol. 3 & 4 Paul Gonzalves – Boom Jackie Boom Chick Bongolian – Blueprint…

Pedro Ruy-Blas: Dolores

I’ve always had an inquisitive and investigative nature and most especially in the crate-digging department. Methods have included thumbing through fanzines, extensively reading liner notes, reading books, scouring the Web, spending hours in record stores, and, in this case, analyzing photographs. For example, I discovered Don Drummond’s In Memory Of… by checking out the fold-out…