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  • Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker 4 Colors Available Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker Quick View

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    Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker


    When it was first introduced in 1985, the Forte quickly became the most popular Klipsch model. The elegant design and spectacular performance made the Forte standout among its competitors. In 2017, Klipsch brought the Forte back as part of the Heritage speaker series. The new Forte III features an updated look and the latest advancements in acoustic engineering, while maintaining the original charm that made the Forte such a hit.


    Features:


    • High efficiency, full range loudspeaker
    • Designed and made in the USA with domestic and imported components
    • 15 Passive Radiator for full range performance
    • Book-Match wood veneer sold as grain-matched pairs
    • Built to last




    High Efficiency + High Performance

    The Forte III features a three-way design using a 12" woofer and horn-loaded midrange and tweeter. The new Forte III uses brand new state of the art drivers including midrange and tweeter titanium compression drivers for a smooth and powerful response. The Forte III's new midrange horn uses patented technology to improve coverage and control of the key mid-frequency band.




    New Patented Midrange

    The Forte III's new midrange horn uses patented technology to improve coverage and control of the key mid-frequency band. There's no listening experience like it on the planet.




    Designed And Made In The USA Using Domestic And Imported Components

    Don't mess with perfection. Although there were some important upgrades made to the Forte III, it remains practically unchanged since its creation. Do you remember great sound? Klipsch does, too. The Forte III enclosure is still proudly made in the USA, by expert craftsmen in Hope, Arkansas. Just like Paul W. Klipsch (PWK) intended.




    15 Passive Radiator Yields Full Range Performance

    There is a secret in the back of the cabinet of the Forte III. The Forte III's well-extended bass is found in the use of a rear-mounted passive radiator. A giant 15" (38 cm) in size, this sub-bass radiator operates on acoustic pressure generated by the woofer while allows for greater bass output and extension.




    Book-Matched Wood Veneer

    Klipsch consistently uses book-matched wood veneers for the Heritage series. The veneer leaves are kept in order as they are delicately sliced from the timber and precisely arranged to offer a mirror image at the splice joint - just like turning the pages of a book. This grants each speaker a more aesthetically pleasing and consistent appearance that is treasured more than any other cut of wood veneer.




    Perfection At The Granular Level

    Every pair of Forte III loudspeakers is grain-matched using wood veneer panels that originate from the same timber. Each cabinet is precisely matched so that each speaker in the pair is almost indistinguishable from the other. The speakers move seamlessly together through the factory. Each finished product is carfully inspected and labeled with sequential serial numbers, to ensure that each pair of speakers leave the factory as a meticulously crafted set.




    Built To Last

    Not a single detail goes unnoticed. Klipsch speakers are built to rock the house and stand up to the test of time. The Forte III is meticulously handcrafted and assembled with the finest quality materials, even down to the highest-grade adhesives and fasteners. This is a speaker that will be passed down from generation to generation.




    More Depth - Less Deep

    The Forte III is designed to fill large rooms with outstanding sound without having to sacrifice too much floorspace. At a mere 13 (33cm) deep, the Forte III is thinner than any Heritage Series or Reference Premiere floorstanding speaker - yet still able to provide incredible, robust acoustics.




    Finish In Style

    The Forte III real-wood veneer is offered in four distinct finishes including Distressed Oak, Cherry, Black Ash and Walnut - all designed to coordinate with your home's dÉcor.




    Quality Assurance

    Klipsch built the Forte III with high-quality, heavy-duty bi-wire capable input terminals to cater to your desired audio preference.


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    Have a question about this product? Please email our audio advisor or call 1-877-929-8729 with any questions or concerns regarding your equipment purchase.


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  • Eccentric Soul: The Forte Label Eccentric Soul: The Forte Label Quick View

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    Eccentric Soul: The Forte Label

    In 1969, after three years as Soul Sister #1 to James Brown's touring entourage, Marva Whitney came home to Kansas City, putting Ellis Taylor's Forte label back at full fighting strength. She'd calmed aching crowds the day after MLK's death, and she'd lived the life, despite its rigors-to pour out her pain and exuberance on Forte sides including "I've Lived The Life" and "Daddy Don't Know About Sugar Bear," which made national rounds in 1972.


    By then, Forte had already done more than deliver Marvelous Marva to market. Taylor worked overtime at KPRS to bring the world The Rayons, who'd stroll their girl group harmonies past Chicago's RCA studios on "Baby Be Good." In '68, The Four Darlings sauntered in with smoky-voiced soul operatics on the demanding "Give Me Love." Progressing in the middle '70s, Everyday People got "Super Black" on Forte's pine-green label. Still powering forward some 13 years on, Forte redawned with the 1980s, essaying disco funk with Sharon Revoal's "Reaching for Our Star."


    Numero 047 Eccentric Soul: The Forte Label charts Kansas City yeoman's work, the Carpets and the Derbys, dapper clothiers mysteriously murdered, and marriages made and broken. In 28 LP tracks, plus a trove of promo headshots and every-hued label scans
    detailing all iterations of Forte's logo in print, this 16th Eccentric Soul sojourn hands over vivid floor shakers and lost dance craze records alike-though what moves "The Hen" required remains anyone's guess.

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    1. Gene Williams - Don't Let Your Love Fade Away
    2. Lee Harris - I'm Gonna Get Your Thing
    3. Tear Drops - I'm Gonna Get You
    4. Louis Chachere - The Hen Part 1
    5. The Fantasticks - Cry Night And Day
    6. Marva W Taylor - I've Lived The Life
    7. Fabulous Rhythm Makers - Mini Mini Afro Twist
    8.Tony Ashley & the Delicates - I'll Never Be Satisfied
    9. The Rayons - You Confuse Me Baby
    10. The Four Darlings - Baby Your Love Is Amazing
    11. Lee Harris - Lookin' Good
    12. Marva Whitney - Daddy Don't Know About Sugar Bear
    13: Gene Williams - Whatever You Do (Do It Good)
    14. Everyday People - Is It Really That Bad


    LP2
    1. The Rayons - Baby Be Good
    2. Tony Ashley & the Delicates - All Along I've Loved You
    3. Lee Harris - I've Got To Have Somebody's Love
    4. Everyday People - Super Black
    5. James Whitney - With Fun In My Life
    6. Sharon Revoal - Reaching For Our Star
    7. Marva W Taylor - Nothing I'd Rather Be (Than Your Weakness)
    8. Four Darlings - Give Me Love
    9. Unknown Artist - Dearest Lover
    10. Fantasticks - Live And Let Live
    11. Fabulous Rhythm Makers - Ya Gotta Be Doing It
    12. Lee Harris - Skate Boogaloo and Karate Too
    13. Tear Drops - Don't Fade Away
    14. Marva Whitney & Ellis "Gripey" Taylor - We Need More (But Somebody Gotta Sacrifice)

    Eccentric Soul
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  • Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker (Special Edition) 2 COLORS AVAILABLE Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker (Special Edition) Quick View

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    Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker (Special Edition)


    As part of the re-introduction of the Forte III, Klipsch is celebrating the launch by offering two special edition versions using high end finishes and custom grille treatments. Only 70 pairs will be made of both the special edition Forte featuring a Matte Black finish with Silver Luster grille cloth and the Forte featuring an exotic wood veneer in California Black Walnut with a Lambswool grille cloth. Originally introduced in 1985, the Forte soon established itself as the most popular Klipsch model. The elegant design and incredible performance made the Forte a standout among its competitors. The new Forte III features updated cosmetics and the latest advancements in acoustic engineering, while maintaining the original charm that made the Forte so popular.


    Features:


    • High efficiency, full range loudspeaker
    • Limited-edition California Black Walnut finish and Lambswool grille cloth or Limited-edition California Black Walnut finish and Lambswool grille cloth
    • Only 70 pairs made in each color
    • Special edition plaque hand-signed by the craftsmen
    • Designed and made in the USA with domestic and imported components
    • 15 Passive Radiator for full range performance
    • Book-Match wood veneer sold as grain-matched pairs
    • Built to last




    Limited Edition

    This will be a strictly limited run. Each speaker includes a small special edition plaque, located on the back of the enclosure, which is hand-signed by the craftsman.




    High Efficiency + High Performance

    The Forte III hosts a three-way design combining a 12" woofer and horn-loaded midrange and tweeter. The new Forte III features all new state of the art drivers including midrange and tweeter titanium compression drivers for a smooth and powerful response. The Forte III's new midrange horn utilizes patented technology to improve coverage and control of the key mid-frequency band.




    New Patented Midrange

    The Forte III's new midrange horn uses patented technology to improve coverage and control of the key mid-frequency band. There's no listening experience like it on this planet.




    15 Passive Radiator Yields Full Range Performance

    There is a secret in the back of the cabinet of the Forte III. The Forte III's well-extended bass is found in the use of a rear-mounted passive radiator. A giant 15" (38 cm) in size, this sub-bass radiator operates on acoustic pressure generated by the woofer while allows for greater bass output and extension.




    Designed And Made In The USA Using Domestic And Imported Components

    Don't mess with the best. We've made some important upgrades to the Forte III, but it remains relatively unchanged since its creation. Remember great sound? We do, too. The Forte III enclosure is still made in the USA, by proud craftsmen in Hope, Arkansas. Just like Paul W. Klipsch (PWK) intended.




    More Depth - Less Deep

    The Forte III is designed to fill bigger rooms with amazing sound without sacrificing too much floor space. At a mere 13 (33cm) deep, the Forte III is thinner than any Heritage Series or Reference Premiere floorstanding speaker - yet still able to deliver incredible, full acoustics.




    Quality Assurance

    We built the Forte III with high-quality, heavy-duty bi-wire capable input terminals to customize to your desired audio preference.


    rockrollkeepers


    Have a question about this product? Please email our audio advisor or call 1-877-929-8729 with any questions or concerns regarding your equipment purchase.


    Klipsch Speakers
    $2,000.00
    Klipsch Heritage Forte III Floorstanding Speaker (Special Edition) - Single - 2 Colors Available
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  • This Is Fort Apache. This Is Fort Apache. Quick View

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    This Is Fort Apache.

    Magnetic North Pole- Cold Water Flat
    Not You Again- Dinosaur Jr
    Star (Full Band Version)- Belly
    Stove- The Lemonheads
    Murdering Stone- The Walkabouts
    Crutch- Buffalo Tom
    Run Leter- Throwing Muses
    The Freed Pigs- Sebadoh
    Anyone Can Play Guitar- Radiohead
    Here Comes The Pain- Juliana Hatfield
    Sulk- Billy Bragg
    I Think She Likes Me- Treat Her Right
    Off To One Side- Come
    Various Artists
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  • The Fort Mudge Memorial Dump The Fort Mudge Memorial Dump Quick View

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    The Fort Mudge Memorial Dump

    1. Mr. Man

    2. Crystal Forms
    3. Actions Of A Man
    4. Blue's Tune
    5. The Seventh Is Dead
    6. What Good Is Spring?
    7. Tomorrow
    8. Know Today
    9. Questionable Answer
    10. The Singer
    Fort Mudge Memorial Dump
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  • All Our Forts Are With You All Our Forts Are With You Quick View

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    All Our Forts Are With You

    Billy Chyldish, with other mates, has recorded an LPs worth of material -- and half a dozen 45's -- utilizing lyrics first jotted down for the original CTMF line up in 1977...There have been rumors that Jimmy Cauty plays bass and that it is Bill Drummond that can be heard on Xylophone.
    1. The Headless Flowerpot Girl
    2. On Moonlit Health
    3. I Validate Myself
    4. All Our Forts Are With You
    5. Reville
    6. The Second Generation Punks
    7. The Story Of Pop
    8. She Said Yeah
    9. 5% Happier
    10. March Of The Grey Mod Mullets
    11. Daddy Rolling Stone
    12. I'm So Lucky To Be Alive
    Wild Billy Childish & CTMF
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  • Quiet Day Quiet Day Quick View

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    Quiet Day

    Fort Lean released two early EPs, earning glowing reviews in The New York Times and shows with HAIM and
    Future Islands. Now comes Quiet Day, the debut LP on Ooh La La Records. The album is a collision of moods and
    tones, approachable and ambitious but delivered with a sideways subtlety. "Immensely charming" says Stereogum. And "a Brooklyn outfit on a roll" according to SPIN. This is versatile stuff, appropriate for a crowd at a party or for the introspective headphoner.
    1. Cut To the Chase
    2. Just a Little Spirit
    3. Don't Make It a Habit
    4. New Hobbies
    5. Quiet Day
    6. In the Hospital
    7. Might've Misheard
    8. I Don't Mind
    9. 21
    10. Home For Dinner
    Fort Lean
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  • Insides Insides Quick View

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    Insides

    Like many others, Ghostly became enamored with Fort Romeau's idea of slow
    listening, the concept of enriching relationships with music through careful
    attention and focus. His understated take on deep, groove-friendly house started
    pushing this practice three years ago, when the producer's debut LP, Kingdoms,
    appeared via 100% Silk. The native Londoner, born Mike Greene, has evolved
    considerably since then, finessing his sound over the course of three breezy 12s,
    one EP, and lengthy DJ sets at some of the best clubs in Europe-not the least of
    which were Berlin's famed Panorama Bar, London hotspot Plastic People, and
    Robert Johnson in Frankfurt. Those years Greene spent immersed in his craft and
    new inspirations have generously informed the eight stunning productions which
    comprise Insides, Fort Romeau's long-awaited sophomore album.


    Playing in those clubs definitely had an affect on how I approach composition and
    pacing, Greene shares. I want to allow things to breathe and develop gradually
    over longer track lengths, rather than cram everything into four or five minutes. His
    patient methods are a central component to the billowy house music on Insides,
    though this isn't an indulgent album of gratuitous buildups and tiresome
    breakdowns. Each production is pointed and purposeful, as the artist crafts every
    second of analog electronics with rich detail, nuance, and refinement.


    Throughout Insides, Fort Romeau guides us down misty corridors lined with supple
    synth pads, quietly thumping kicks, and elastic low-end sequences reinforced by an
    emotive confidence. Thick dancefloor cuts like All I Want and Folle are built on
    such satisfying elements-sounds so full-bodied, you'd swear they're knocking
    against your bones. This, too, is by design. I wanted to make sure all the songs
    have a tangible quality, says Greene of his LP's physicality, to make texture and
    grain become as important a part of the vocabulary as timbre and pitch. This was
    accomplished with an arsenal of machines, including his Moog Voyager, Yamaha
    DX7, Roland Juno-6, and Korg 770, a vintage synth he describes as having so much
    presence and vitality, it almost feels like it's alive. Equally important to the weighty
    presence of his music is meticulous post-production. The record was mixed on an
    analog desk and mastered to tape, Fort Romeau elaborates. These processes are
    as much a part of the sound as the synths and sample sources themselves.


    There is also a deep stylistic eclecticism to Insides, and coming from Greene, this
    was galvanized by deep cuts he discovered while digging to find music for his
    extensive DJ sets. Old kosmiche, disco, and early electronic records are among the
    strongest influences, and Fort Romeau used them as an impetus for creation. It's
    those strange and wonderful tracks that you find on the b-side of an old record that
    sparked my desire to make something new, he shares, but it's very important for
    me never to feel like I'm making a pastiche. Indeed, the sleek expanse of Lately
    and the title track's jacking grooves take cues from buoyantly cosmic dance music.
    And yet it's the personality of a young artist coming into his own that makes Insides
    such a graceful collection of house music, one that only further enriches the soul
    over time.

    1. New Wave
    2. Folle
    3. All I Want
    4. Insides
    5. Not A Word
    6. IKB
    7. Lately
    8. Cloche
    Fort Romeau
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  • The Rising Tied The Rising Tied Quick View

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    The Rising Tied

    Fort Minor is a solo project. It was born out of my earliest experience as a music and visual art fan. My influences were always outsider influences, songs sung by underdogs. I related to them because they were like me. And although Linkin Park was eventually embraced by millions, I eventually fell drawn back to the 'outside' - to reconnect with my voice and aesthetic as an individual. It's modern DIY, fueled by technology, inspiration and ambition. - Mike Shinoda
    1. Introduction
    2. Remember The Name
    3. Right Now
    4. Petrified
    5. Feel Like Home
    6. Where'd You Go
    7. In Stereo
    8. Back Home
    9. Cigarettes
    10. Believe Me
    11. Get Me Gone
    12. Kenji
    13. Red To Black
    14. The Battle
    15. Slip Out The Back
    Fort Minor
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  • Hold That Tiger! Hold That Tiger! Quick View

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    Hold That Tiger!

    Introduced into the music business by Frankie Avalon at a time when record producers were looking to the South Philadelphia neighborhoods in search of teenage talents with good looks, Fabian Forte mainly began singing as a way to support his family, due to his father's illness. Backed by songwriters Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman, Fabian had soon released a series of hit singles on Chancellor Records, while his debut album Hold That Tiger! climbed to #5 on the US charts. Although never the greatest of singers (he would find greater success as an actor), during the late 50's Fabian was projected as something of a teen idol, helped by a string of hits and numerous appearances on American television.
    1. Tiger Rag
    2. Hold Me (In Your Arms)
    3. Ooh, What You Do!
    4. I Don't Know Why
    5. Please Don't Stop
    6. Lovesick
    7. Gonna Get You
    8. Love Me Love My Tiger
    9. Don't You Think It's Time?
    10. Just One More Time
    11. Cuddle Up A Little Closer
    12. Steady Date
    13. Turn Me Loose
    Fabian
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  • Some Girls - Live In Texas '78 Some Girls - Live In Texas '78 Quick View

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    Some Girls - Live In Texas '78

    Ranked 269/500 on Rolling Stone Magazine's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.


    The tour combined small theatres and huge stadiums. The Fort Worth show had capacity for just 3000. The 1978 tour began in Lakeland, Florida on the 10th June, by the time they arrived in Texas the Stones had played 19 shows. Billboard magazine said of the tour, "No flash, no gimmicks, just rock 'n' roll." The band included Mick, Keith, Charlie, Ronnie, Bill and Ian Stewart on piano (the day of the Fort Worth show was his 40th birthday) as well as Ronnie's former Faces bandmate keyboard player (and now Texas resident) Ian 'Mac' McLagan.

    LP
    1. Let It Rock
    2. All Down the Line
    3. Honky Tonk Women
    4. Star Star
    5. When the Whip Comes Down
    6. Beast of Burden
    7. Miss You
    8. Imagination
    9. Shattered
    10. Respectable
    11. Far Away Eyes
    12. Love In Vain
    13. Tumbling Dice
    14. Happy
    15. Sweet Little Sixteen
    16. Brown Sugar
    17. Jumpin' Jack Flash


    DVD:
    1. Let It Rock
    2. All Down the Line
    3. Honky Tonk Women
    4. Star Star
    5. When the Whip Comes Down
    6. Beast of Burden
    7. Miss You
    8. Imagination
    9. Shattered
    10. Respectable
    11. Far Away Eyes
    12. Love In Vain
    13. Tumbling Dice
    14. Happy
    15. Sweet Little Sixteen
    16. Brown Sugar
    17. Jumpin' Jack Flash
    Bonus Material:
    Mick Jagger 2011 interview (15 minutes)
    Saturday Night Live (October 7, 1978 - 21 minutes)
    1. Tomorrow (with Dan Aykroyd & Mick Jagger)
    2. Beast of Burden
    3. Respectable
    4. Shattered
    ABC News 20/20 interviews with The Stones (aired June 20, 1978 - 5 minutes)

    The Rolling Stones
    $38.99
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  • Coming Home Coming Home Quick View

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    Coming Home


    "This kind of perfection is always relevant." - NPR Music


    "His as-yet-untitled debut album, due this summer, is suddenly one of the year's most anticipated." - Billboard


    Highly anticipated debut album from Fort Worth, TX native Leon Bridges. Produced by Austin Jenkins and Josh Block of White Denim.

    1. Coming Home
    2. Better Man
    3. Brown Skin Girl
    4. Smooth Sailin'
    5. Shine
    6. Lisa Sawyer
    7. Flowers
    8. Pull Away
    9. Twistin' & Groovin'
    10. River
    Leon Bridges
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  • Treasure Island Treasure Island Quick View

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    Treasure Island

    Treasure Island, released in early 1974, was the second of two albums pianist and composer Keith Jarrett recorded for Impulse Records -- the first was Fort Yawuh, issued a year earlier. Cut at Generation Sound Studios in New York City, the band consisted of Jarrett on piano and soprano saxophone, Dewey Redman on tenor, bassist Charlie Haden, and drummer Paul Motian.
    1. The Rich (And The Poor)
    2. Blue Streak
    3. Fullsuvollivus (Fools Of All Of Us)
    4. Treasure Island
    5. Introduction And Yaqui Indian Folk Song
    6. Le Mistral
    7. Angles (Without Edges)
    8. Sister Fortune
    Keith Jarrett
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  • Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Quick View

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    Vivaldi: The Four Seasons

    Tacets tube-only recording technique, renowned for their crystal clarity and spaciousness, score another triumph here. How should Vivaldis Four Seasons be played? How should it be heard? As an onomatopoeic animal show and weather report? As an emotional Baroque violin concerto? Or simply as a musical »contest between harmony and invention« as the composer himself put it? Countless violinists have attempted to answer these questions with countless new versions and different performance styles of this timeless work. And so we stand, quite at a loss, faced with a myriad of recordings, which range from flamboyant, symphonic readings to ethereal chirruping, and even trendy disco versions.


    That the work can be beautifully performed without resorting to venturesome experiments is shown by the PCPO and soloist Daniel Gaede, who focus on authenticity and straightforwardness in their reading, without pledging themselves to a scholastic performance practice as preached by some Baroque gurus. The colourful constant change from good-humoured playing together to 'contesting' with one another is filled with the sheer joy of music-making that is free of mannerisms and whims. These performers demonstrate just how smoothly a four-wheeled Baroque motor can run: it purrs, sings, murmurs, accelerates and slackens without juddering in the least. This recordings forte is found in the light-hearted simplicity and naturalness of the playing and the finely balanced analogue sound recording.

    Side 1

    Concerto No. 1 La Primavera / Spring
    1. Allegro
    2. Largo e Pianissimo
    3. Allegro


    Concerto No. 2 L'Estate / Summer
    4. Allegro ma non molto
    5. Adagio
    6. Presto


    Side 2
    Concerto No. 3 L'Autunno / Autumn
    1. Allegro
    2. Adagio molto
    3. Allegro


    Concerto No. 4 L'Inverno / Winter
    4. Allegro non molto
    5. Largo
    6. Allegro

    Antonio Vivaldi
    $34.99
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  • Waiting For A Sign Waiting For A Sign Quick View

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    Waiting For A Sign

    Waiting for a Sign marks the return of Githead after a five-year break from recording and pushes fur-ther than their previous records, underscoring the band's commitment to pursuing new directions. Fans will recognize many of the classic Githead tropes here: the hypnotic, motorik repetition, the weighty bass lines, and the dreamy melodicism that have come to define the band's aesthetic. But Waiting for a Sign isn't about sticking with a proven formula: Githead are forward-looking musicians, committed to reinvention rather than recycling. As previous releases such as Art Pop (2007) and Landing (2009) show, Githead's fortÉ has increasingly been to bring the synergy and inventiveness of their live performances to bear on the studio process. For this album, however, they upped the ante, arriving at the studio without any written material and trusting that their response to each other's ex-temporization, as well as to the mood and the surroundings, would get the creative juices flowing. "Slow Creatures" is a good example, kicking off in an almost heretically bluesy mode, although this flavour eventually dissolves into a larger hypnotic groove as the track builds. There's a similar effect on "Air Dancing," its introduction combining Kala bass and acoustic guitar. Most memorable is "For the Place We're In," whose melodic structure makes it Githead's first bona fide folk song. Approaching the project as something of a blank slate, their minds free of predefined ideas and open to creativity makes this their most accomplished release thus far.
    1. Not Coming Down
    2. Bringing The Sea To The City
    3. To Somewhere
    4. For The Place We're In
    5. Air Dancing
    6. Slow Creatures
    7. Today
    8. What If
    9. Waiting For A Sign
    Githead
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  • Black Ace Black Ace Quick View

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    Black Ace

    Includes MP3 Download


    This is the lone LP from Fort Worth bluesman, B.K. Turner, a.k.a. Black Ace, originally released in 1960. Black Ace was one of the first bluesmen to play a National steel guitar on his lap with a slide and this entire LP features just that guitar and his unique voice. An absolute stone cold blues classic reissued here on high quality vinyl with an exact reproduction of the paste-on sleeve.

    1. I Am The Black Ace
    2. Bad Times Stomp
    3. Drink On Little Girl
    4. Santa Fe Blues
    5. New Triflin' Woman
    6. Farther Along
    7. Evil Woman
    8. 'Fore Day Creep
    9. Little Augie
    10. Your Leg's Too Little
    11. No Good Woman
    12. Santa Claus Blues
    13. Golden Slipper
    Black Ace
    $19.99
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  • Rock Them Back To Hell! Rock Them Back To Hell! Quick View

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    Rock Them Back To Hell!

    Freddy J IV and Brenn Beck are back with an album of voodoo hillbilly punk-blues. Recorded in Fort Wayne IN, and mixed in Detroit by Jim Diamond, "Rock Them Back To Hell!" sees the duo expanding their sonic palette by adding bass, harmonica, organ, and "trash percussion" (that would be a cardboard box, a paint tin, trash can and an electrified five-gallon bucket). The result is an album to wake up the dead, and rock it back to hell!
    1. Zombie Blocked
    2. Electrify
    3. Neighborhood
    4. Juice To Get Loose
    5. Overtaken
    6. Be So Fine
    7. Jukebox
    8. Coley
    9. Paralyze Ya
    10. Righteous
    Left Lane Cruiser
    $16.99
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  • Rubberneck (Awaiting Repress) Rubberneck (Awaiting Repress) Quick View

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    Rubberneck (Awaiting Repress)

    The Toadies' debut album is Alternative Rock that doesn't sound like all the other Alternative Rock out there, mainly because the band has a knack for stringing together simple but devastatingly effective rock hooks. This Fort Worth hard-core quartet serve up a singular brand of punky blues: lots of noisy, guitar-centered songs, and a healthy dose of irony. The album showcases Toadies' ability to explode out of a spare, bass-driven pulse, into a brutal wash of cloudy guitars.
    1. Mexican Hairless
    2. Mister Love
    3. Backslider
    4. Possum Kingdom
    5. Quitter
    6. Away
    7. I Come From The Water
    8. Tyler
    9. Happyface
    10. Velvet
    11. I Burn


    Bonus Tracks
    12. Run In With Dad*
    13. Stop It (Pylon Cover)*
    14. Rockfish*
    15. Possum Kingdom (Live Version)
    16. Tyler (Live Version)


    *From The Original Rubberneck Recording Session

    Toadies
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  • Road To Revolution: Live At Milton Keynes Road To Revolution: Live At Milton Keynes Quick View

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    Road To Revolution: Live At Milton Keynes

    Includes Bonus Live DVD Of The Concert


    Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes was recorded during the band's annual Projekt Revolution festival tour at the Milton Keynes National Bowl on June 29, 2008. The concert featured material from the band's first three albums, as well as songs from their EP, Collision Course with Jay-Z, and elements from Reanimation and Fort Minor's The Rising Tied.

    1. One Step Closer
    2. From The Inside
    3. No More Sorrow
    4. Given Up
    5. Lying From You
    6. Hands Held High
    7. Leave Out All The Rest
    8. Numb
    9. The Little Things Give You Away
    10. Breaking The Habit
    11. Shadow Of The Day
    12. Crawling
    13. In The End
    14. Pushing Me Away
    15. What I've Done
    16. Numb/Encore
    17. Jigga What/Faint
    18. Bleed It Out


    DVD
    1. One Step Closer
    2. From The Inside
    3. No More Sorrow
    4. Wake
    5. Given Up
    6. Lying From You
    7. Hands Held High
    8. Leave Out All The Rest
    9. Numb
    10. The Little Things Give You Away
    11. Breaking The Habit
    12. Shadow Of The Day
    13. Crawling
    14. In The End
    15. Pushing Me Away
    16. What I've Done
    17. Numb/Encore
    18. Jigga What
    19. Bleed It Out

    Linkin Park
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  • It's Frightening It's Frightening Quick View

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    It's Frightening

    After spending the better part of two years on the road (including festival stops at Lollapalooza, Glastonbury, Sasquatch, Monolith and tours with The Walkmen, Spoon, Richard Swift, The Cribs, White Denim and Tokyo Police Club) the White Rabbits hunkered down in their Brooklyn practice space to set about re-envisioning the dark pop of their critically acclaimed debut Fort Nightly, while adding new sounds and influences to achieve an original work. The result is It's Frightening, their second full-length album produced by Britt Daniel of Spoon, mixed by Mike McCarthy (Spoon, Trail Of Dead) and engineered by Nicolas Vernhes (Cat Power, Animal Collective).
    1. Percussion Gun
    2. Rudie Fails
    3. They Done Wrong/We Done Wrong
    4. Lionesse
    5. Company I Keep
    6. The Salesman (Tramp Life)
    7. Midnight and I
    8. Right Where They Left
    9. The Lady Vanishes
    10. Leave It At The Door
    White Rabbits
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  • Endgame Endgame Quick View

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    Endgame

    Chicago's Rise Against are back with Endgame, the follow-up to 2008's Appeal to Reason. The album was produced by Bill Stevenson and Jason Livermore at The Blasting Room in Fort Collins, Colo., and mixed with Chris Lord-Alge, who also worked on Rise Against's previous two albums.


    The lyrics of the album touch on real world events, such as Hurricane Katrina and the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. Although the lyrics discuss grim topics, they actually take on a positive view and were written from the perspective of: What if the place on the other side of this transition is a place we'd all rather be living in?

    1. Architects
    2. Help Is on the Way
    3. Make It Stop (September's Children)
    4. Disparity By Design
    5. Satellite
    6. Midnight Hands
    7. Survivor Guilt
    8. Broken Mirrors
    9. Wait for Me
    10. A Gentlemen's Coup
    11. This Is Letting Go
    12. Endgame
    Rise Against
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    180 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Hard Rain Hard Rain Quick View

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    Hard Rain

    Dylan's 'Hard Rain' is a live album, captured during the second leg of the Rolling Thunder Revue tour.
    It is recorded on 2 dates in May, 1976, during a concert at Hughes Stadium in Fort Collins, Colorado.


    It is the follow up of the 1974 live album 'Before The Flood' which is also released by Music on Vinyl.

    Oddly enough, the album is named after one of his most famous songs, 'A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall' but that song happens to be missing from the album.
    The fact that it poured rain for most of the concert may be the reason for the title.

    1. Maggie's Farm
    2. One Too Many Mornings
    3. Stuck Inside Of Mobile With The Memphis Blues Again

    4. Oh, Sister
    5. Lay, Lady, Lay


    1. Shelter From The Storm
    2. You'Re A Big Girl Now
    3. I Threw It All Away
    4. Idiot Wind

    Bob Dylan
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    180 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Otis Spann Is The Blues (Pure Pleasure) Otis Spann Is The Blues (Pure Pleasure) Quick View

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    Otis Spann Is The Blues (Pure Pleasure)

    Another absolute gem from Alan Bates's Candid label this must be probably Otis Spann's finest piece of work on wax. He may not have been THE blues, but he was sure close to being THE blues pianist. Spann provided wonderful, imaginative, tasty piano solos and better-than-average vocals, and was arguably the best player whose style was more restrained than animated. Not that he couldn't rock the house, but Spann's forte was making you think as well as making you dance.




    Musicians:



    • Otis Spann (piano, vocal)

    • Robert Lockwood Jr. (guitar, vocal)




    Recording: August 1960 at Fine Recording Studios, New York, USA, by George Piros

    Production: Nat Hentoff




    About Pure Pleasure



    At the beginning of the 90s, in the early days of audiophile vinyl re-releases, the situation was fairly straightforward. Companies such as DCC, Mobile Fidelity, Classic Records and, of course, Pure Pleasure all maintained a mutual, unwritten ethical code: we would only use analogue tapes to manufacture records.



    During the course of the present vinyl hype, many others have jumped on the bandwagon in the hope of securing a corner of the market. Very often they are not so ethical and use every imaginable source to master from: CDs, LPs, digital files, MP3s - or employed existent tools from the 80s and 90s for manufacturing.



    A digital delay is gladly used when cutting a lacquer disc because tape machines with an analogue delay have become quite rare and are therefore expensive. When cutting the lacquer, the audio signal is delayed by one LP revolution against the signal, which controls the cutter head, and for this a digital delay is very often employed. Of course, the resultant sound signal is completely digital and thus only as good as this delay.



    We should like to emphasize that Pure Pleasure Records on principle only uses the original master tape as the basis for the entirely analogue cutting of lacquer discs. In addition, the pressing tool is newly manufactured as a matter of principle.



    We only employ existing tools for manufacturing if an improved result is not forthcoming, e.g. the title Elvis Is Back, which was mastered by Steve Hoffman and Kevin Gray, or several titles from our Philips Classics series, which in any case Willem Makkee cut from the original masters at the Emil Berliner Studios in the 90s. It goes without saying that we only used the mother and that new tools were made for our production.



    To put it in a nutshell: we can ensure you that our releases are free from any kind of digital effects and that the lacquer discs are newly cut.



    Otis Spann & Robert Lockwood
    $34.99
    180 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • 24 Karat Hits 24 Karat Hits Quick View

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    24 Karat Hits

    There's a good reason Elvis Presley earned the nickname The King. Arguably the most crucial and undisputably the most identifiable figure in pop history, he released dozens of course-altering singles over the course of his influential career, many of which are scattered on incomplete or inconsistent compilations that cover only a portion of a certain era. But one collection towers above the rest. And this is it. Gathering the singer's 24 greatest tracks in one place, 24 Karat Hits is the definitive Presley anthology in terms of music, sound, and performance. Spanning 1956 ("Heartbreak Hotel") through 1969 ("Suspicious Minds"), the 3LP set is mandatory for every music lover--let alone Presley diehards and record collectors. And now, the long-out-of-print audiophile favorite--it was originally assembled to serve Presley's music in the highest possible fidelity it's always deserved--sounds better than ever. It's as if the Fort Knox of music landed on your doorstep. Amazing.
    1. Heartbreak Hotel

    2. Love Me

    3. Don't Be Cruel

    4. Hound Dog

    5. Love Me tender

    6. All Shook Up

    7. (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear

    8. Jailhouse Rock

    9. Wear My Ring Around Your Neck

    10. A Big Hunk

    11. Stuck On You

    12. It's Now or Never

    13. Are You Lonesome Tonight

    14. Surrender

    15. (Marie's The Name) His Latest Flame

    16. Little Sister

    17. Can't Help Falling In Love

    18. Good Luck Charm

    19. She's Not You

    20. Return To Sender

    21. (You're The) Devil In Disguise

    22. Crying In The Chapel

    23. In The Ghetto

    24. Suspicious Minds  

    Elvis Presley
    $74.99
    180 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl 45 RPM LP - 3 LPs Sealed Buy Now
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