Robert Baird

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Robert Baird  |  Sep 05, 2014  |  9 comments
And then there was Pono! Or not. Despite prompt denials by the folks at Pono, it now seems likely that the still mythical, high resolution music player will not be delivered to customers, who to date have kicked in $13 million via Crowdfunder and Kickstarter, until early 2015.
Robert Baird  |  Sep 04, 2014  |  1 comments
Universal Music is gonna throw a listening party, open the public, to preview the 14 LP The Beatles in Mono boxed set, at Electric Lady Studios in NY (Sept. 8) and the GRAMMY Museum in LA (Sept. 10).
Robert Baird  |  Aug 29, 2014  |  0 comments
There are records where one look at the cover art and without listening to a note, you know exactly what’s inside.
Robert Baird  |  Aug 15, 2014  |  2 comments
Whether or not they vote to be independent next month from the UK, Scotland has always been independent musically.
Robert Baird  |  Aug 15, 2014  |  1 comments
Forget those damned blade wielding misfits from today’s mindless slasher films, real horror films need a monster...
Robert Baird  |  Aug 04, 2014  |  0 comments
Call it the Robert Louis Stevenson Syndrome . . .
Robert Baird  |  Aug 02, 2014  |  3 comments
It’s clearly time for a complete rethink of the musical biopic format.
Robert Baird  |  Jul 18, 2014  |  3 comments
"I made my first record when I was 15, started playing clubs when I was 15. Started drinking and smoking when I was 15. Sex when I was 15. Fifteen was a big year for me,"
Robert Baird  |  Jul 17, 2014  |  4 comments
“Until now, rock ‘n’ roll has largely been viewed as a bolt from the blue, an overnight revolution provoked by the bland pop that preceded it and created through the white appropriation of music that had previously been played only by and for blacks,”
Robert Baird  |  Jun 29, 2014  |  6 comments
Bobby Womack who died on Friday at the age of 70, will go down as one of the finest, if undervalued soul singers of his or any other generation.
Robert Baird  |  Jun 28, 2014  |  10 comments
Dood!! Stairway To Heaven!!!

Your first sip of beer beer. Your first drag on a cigarette. Maybe even that first kiss. Led Zeppelin was the soundtrack for the Seventies and now, you may want to file those cherished but worn LP copies and replace them with the much ballyhooed reissues from Rhino.

Robert Baird  |  Jun 20, 2014  |  3 comments
Yet there are country stars today that know and respect the history and yes…actually have taste.
Robert Baird  |  Jun 20, 2014  |  0 comments
There’s something huge to be said for longevity in the music business and staying true to your vision
Robert Baird  |  Jun 16, 2014  |  5 comments
Vaya con Dios Jimmy Scott!

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