All posts tagged “cd collection

Congratulations (2019)!

Congratulations!

Celebrating my students (all of whom did well or very well on the oral exams they had in my subjects) with a heavy dose of early Stax/Volt singles (1959-1968) + a good glass or two of the bubbly stuff. The three complete Stax/Volt boxed sets […]

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Main CD wall.

Reconfiguration

So far, I have “mirrored” my Instagram posts down to a “t”, this time I’ll vary one single one a bit. Last weekend, in a work phase that was tumultuous, to say the least, I decided to take 26 hours off from work and spend […]

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Richard Pryor. ... And It's Deep Too!

Richard Pryor

While reorganizing 23 shelves, I’ve been listening to tons of great music, but these last couple of hours, I’ve been listening to “… And It’s Deep Too!”. Without Richard Pryor, stand-up comedy as we have known it since the 1970s and 1980s would not have […]

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Serious work.

Serious Work!

This is turning into serious work. I’m 16 hours in and about 70% are done. As I expected (and so did Dave K. who knew there wouldn’t be any breathing space … see last post), 80% of the boxes don’t fit, especially because I had […]

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The Return of the Boxed Sets. (01)

Good Grief!

Good grief. This weekend I transported about 60% of the boxed sets (none of the LP-sized and similar ones, and none of the hundreds of digipaks) back from storage. Do you now understand why I downsized? It’ll take me weeks to decide which ones I […]

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Jimmy Haslip. Arc. GRP, 1993.

Jimmy Haslip – Arc

Some fusion music today, which I have plenty of … but hardly ever listen to. I got tired of it many years ago and have only had short bursts of rekindled interest. Like today … Jimmy Haslip. Arc. GRP, 1993.

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Tord Gustavsen Trio. Changing Places. 2003.

Changing Places

One of my (very few) lonely-Island CDs. . This album has gotten more spins than 99% of the music in my collection. . Relaxing, lyrical and intelligent. . Music doesn’t really come any better than this … for me.

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Gordon Lightfoot. Songbook.

Gordon Lightfoot – Songbook

3 days off left and still tons of chores to take care of. Storm “Bennet” is moving through here and I was woken up by stuff flying around on one of my two balconies. Living on the top floor has its perks, but not always. […]

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IKEA Sammanhang table.

New Table

Added a new table to the music corner. Cheap, but nice and useful. 😎 P.S.: Yes, I know, it’s IKEA (“Sammanhang“), but it is exactly what I was looking for and I couldn’t find it anywhere else. In my life, that has often been the […]

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