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荒島12吋

My 10 Desert Island 12” Singles Look Of Love (NTX 103, Neutron Records) – ABCABC, Alphaville 同 Duran Duran 出道登場時的處女大碟都係非常出色嘅作品。 可說全部入圍我心中十大處女作。但在三個當中, 以歌曲, 錄音, 表演, 我會排 ABC在第一位。此外主唱 Martin Fry 歌詞寫得實在好醒, 我喺碟身上, 更學到D英文添。 Forever Young (249 264-0, WEA) – Alphaville如果島主話只可以帶3張嘅話, 呢張係首選。 快版 … Continue reading

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Michael Rabin – The Early Years

By Joseph Luk 陆强声 (6 September 2011) Sony Classical MHK 60894 “听 Michael Rabin演奏, 你就会知道神没有忘掉少提琴”。 这是Claudia Cassidy对Michael Rabin的演艺评说。Claudia (1899-1996)是一个知名音乐,舞蹈和戏剧 评论家 。她的判断被视为极具争议。 由此而知,Michael Rabin的琴艺多高吧。  但是,天才多是短命。Michael Rabin早在1972年逝世,享年36。真是英年早逝。非常可惜! 神巳忘掉了Michael Rabin?至少Sony Classical没有忘掉Michael Rabin的琴艺, 在1999年发行了Michael Rabin的一张富纪念性的 CD专辑“Michael Rabin – The Early Years”。 Sony Classical把Michael Rabin在1951-1953年的单声道原录音母带,以SBM … Continue reading

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10 Worthy LPs For Your Collection

Martin first wrote this article in Chinese for 1388.com some 12 years ago. To me, this article is as relevant to Martin as it is now and we thought it would be interesting to repost it here. So, if you would pardon … Continue reading

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Q&A with Martin, Our Resident Analogue Expert

In the second part Martin (Modular Audio’s resident turntable expert) shares with us his thoughts and playing experiences and looking back the fun filled years of how it all started. Question: Can you describe the first time you heard a … Continue reading

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Cantopop Made In Japan

Our last article Most Expensive Chinese LP, drew some curious feedback from you and we are encouraged by it. At the same time we are not exactly please because we still haven’t found a happy home for this gem. We reckon … Continue reading

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The Most Expensive Chinese LP

This is a very rare LP of George Lam (EMS 81298) because it is the only Japan LP release from him (not counting the re-issues). Consisting of his greatest hits from his days with EMI label, this LP was touted to … Continue reading

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