Robert Baird

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Robert Baird  |  Oct 23, 2015  |  1 comments
They live to seek the little black holy grail…with the big hole in the middle.
Robert Baird  |  Oct 16, 2015  |  17 comments
Say what you want about eBay and their fees, which are no doubt passed on to the customers, but photos do not lie.
Robert Baird  |  Oct 16, 2015  |  1 comments
While diving into the totality of Mozart, or Beethoven as was done in Immortal Beloved sounds like fun, it’s actually hard as hell.
Robert Baird  |  Oct 15, 2015  |  1 comments
Playing the blues gets old fast. Since this most fundamental American popular music, stopped being the African-American party music of choice, and became a traditional music, celebrated as the precursor of rock'n'roll, blues players face a stark choice: change, or be content with playing small clubs and bars.
Robert Baird  |  Oct 02, 2015  |  1 comments
A lesser known but no less active music town is Northampton, Massachusetts.
Robert Baird  |  Sep 24, 2015  |  3 comments
The results are quite remarkable, as can be heard in this comparison between the original LP master and the 192/24 digital version archived in April of 2015.
Robert Baird  |  Sep 18, 2015  |  1 comments
It's hard to fully illustrate using just sound, the scene of a now 60-year-old man jumping, growling and working the stage like a mad man.
Robert Baird  |  Sep 18, 2015  |  8 comments
It may now be more accurate to say that Brooklyn, New York is the record shopping capital of the world.
Robert Baird  |  Sep 11, 2015  |  7 comments
A great, if not the greatest Krautrock engineer recording Duke Ellington in 1970 at Rhenus Studios in Cologne Germany?
Robert Baird  |  Sep 08, 2015  |  1 comments
It had been years since Stereophile's last San Francisco Hi-Fi Show, when we'd hired him as a solo act, and yet the conversation was once again instant vaudeville, and I was again the straight man.

"The last time we saw each other, I think I just shook your hand and handed you a check."

"What, you didn't bring a check this time?"

"So this is your 16th solo record?"

"Is that all? Bach was doing a cantata a week. How many songs did Schubert write?"

"But he didn't do the words."

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