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Mark’s Picks For 2021

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Mark Smotroff saves his best of list for last… ...

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Listening Report: Dion DiMucci, 21st Century Bluesman, Returns To His Stomping Grounds

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Mark Smotroff grooves on the blues roots of an iconic doo wop rock ’n roll legend…

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Bird In LA: Record Store Day Vinyl Boxed Set Listening Report

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Mark Smotroff finds good reason to dig back into Charlie Parker's underground recordings…...

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Listening Report: Ella Fitzgerald’s Christmas Album, Verve/Acoustic Sounds Vinyl Reissue

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Mark Smotroff discovers a holiday record he missed along the way…...

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Listening Report: How To Appreciate Hassan Ibn Ali’s Stunning New Archival Recordings

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Mark Smotroff gets his head around a lost pianist’s perhaps most lost works…

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Listening Report: David Crosby’s Solo Debut On Vinyl Vs. Plangent Processes Streams

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Mark Smotroff hears something going on here and what it is actually is pretty clear…...

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Why Do You Need Springsteen’s 1979 No Nukes Concert Video?

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Mark Smotroff flashes back to a transcendent career moment…...

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The Story Of Vanguard Records Shines In New Vinyl Me Please Anthology (Part 2)

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Mark Smotroff learns even more about some folk music he missed along the way…...

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The Story Of Vanguard Records Shines In New Vinyl Me Please Anthology (Part 1)

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Mark Smotroff brushes up on his music history and learns some things…

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Why Do You Need To See Nektar’s Sounds Like Swiss DVD?

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Mark Smotroff gets a step closer to “the little prog rock band that could”… ...

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Why Do You Need Billy Preston’s Second Album On Apple Records?

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Mark Smotroff helps you justify a perhaps not obvious purchase…...

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Listening Report: Billy Joel’s Vinyl Collection Boxed Set – The Original Albums

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Mark Smotroff takes a trip through a legend’s first growth period…...

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Are Separate Components Really Necessary?

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Paul Wilson looks at the differences of separate and integrated audio components... ...

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Listening Report: Pugwash’s Eleven Modern Antiquities First Time Vinyl

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Mark Smotroff appreciates a great start to finish listen…...

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