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interviewing people who can't talk
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(Frank Zappa)

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Emails from a real, live record producer: Gordon Raphael ('And so it begins...')

Emails from a real, live record producer: Gordon Raphael (‘And so it begins…’)

From: April@TalkRockToMe.com To: Gordon Raphael Date: Tue, Mar 28, 2012 at 12:11 PM Subject: And so it begins… Hi Gordon, So tell me, what were your earliest days of music fandom like? Was it instant obsession? What images/sounds do you remember being compelled by…and what were the earliest records you put down money for? Talk...
Young Hines: Oh the stories he can tell

Young Hines: Oh the stories he can tell

In 1976, newly born and yet unnamed, a hospital nurse duly filled out paperwork for a ‘Young Mr. Hines.’ Already parents of six others (and quite possibly suffering from acute exhaustion) the Mister and Missus felt ‘Young’ was rather apt and quickly signed off to make it official. Stories like this one – from his first...
Emails from a real, live record producer: Gordon Raphael ('Some Words')

Emails from a real, live record producer: Gordon Raphael (‘Some Words’)

From: April@TalkRockToMe.com To: Gordon Raphael Date: Tue, Mar 20, 2012 at 4:17 PM Subject: Some words Hi again. Okay…I’d love to hear some words from you on your earliest musical memories: What was the moment that rock ‘n roll first caught your ears and eyes? What did it make you feel? For me, when I...
Chains of Love (Pt 2): As good as mac and cheese

Chains of Love (Pt 2): As good as mac and cheese

According to co-founder Felix Fung, Chains of Love are fulfilling a shared musical fantasy: to recreate an authentic 60’s sound by working within disciplined, era-specific guidelines. In losing the MacBooks and Pro Tools and focusing instead on tight playing, masterfully delivered harmonies and no-nonsense studio sessions, the Vancouver-based quintet – comprising Nathalia Pizarro (lead vocals),...
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