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Letter to Bob Martin

Posted by Dave Bartlett on

Bob, I have a record store in Indiana. Somehow, as a life long music fan and musician I had never heard your music. A couple days ago I bought a box of old records from a gentleman who was cleaning out an apartment where the sole resident had passed away, and I found your record 'Midwest Farm Disaster' in a box mixed in with a bunch of old Zappa records and some other psych-rock stuff. The cover made me curious. I closed down the shop, cleaned up the record, and put it on my turntable. My first thought was 'who...

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A Friend I've Never Met

Posted by The Old Man . on

"Can you feel the rings of Saturn on your finger?
Can you taste the ghosts who shed their creaking hosts?
But seas forever boil, trees will turn to soil."

-Mark Linkous, ‘Sea of Teeth’

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The Old Man and the Blog ((sea was taken))

Posted by The Old Man . on

"You all have moved me. You've made me think life can be a little bit brighter some days, and that gift is priceless to me."

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