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Folk & Jazz fan, specialising in vinyl restoration. Although I would prefer to only post albums that I have paid for, or those of close friends, I am open to suggestions and offers of rare Folk items that need tender care and restoration, provided the supplier has the right of ownership of the physical item. NOT JUST an MP3 COPY of it. To give you an idea, I am prepared to restore vinyl belonging to another person, IF I receive a decent quality scan of the front, back and any relevant information that comes with the LP, preferably at least 2400 by 2400 quality, (600DPI scans for back) along with the sound files in FLAC format as waves are a bit too large to transfer. Then I will check their suitability for restoration. I try to maintain the requirement for a decent set of scans for each item, where possible, as I feel the music is incomplete without it. Sometimes this is just not possible as a lot of my stock came from broadcasting organisations that had their own heavy card sleeves, with information relevant to their prime function, that of providing the disc-jockies with basic details to pass on to listeners. I do wonder what happened to all the original artwork?

Saturday, 20 June 2009


Lots to do, computer work, Jazz work, and its been quite warm, not really the weather to sit at a hot PC editing, so output is way down on normal, but we are STILL here never fear. I still have a load of folk vinyl to restore, even though many Topic lable LP's have now been released on CD.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Where I live gets a mention in July Wakes, Although sadly,Wakes weeks are no more.They were done away with about 18 months since for no good reason in opinion!

Thanks a lot!
I`m gonna buy this one