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Re: Backtrax Records Pioneer Market?
« Reply #15 on: Mar 9th, 2005, 11:08pm »
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on Mar 9th, 2005, 10:05pm, Feenix wrote:
That record wasn't bought after reading Lady Chatterley AP??

 
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« Reply #16 on: Mar 9th, 2005, 11:33pm »
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« Reply #17 on: Mar 10th, 2005, 4:32am »
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Do remember the Lady Chatterly book going 'round the school after it had been banned. Gawd what a load of fuss about nothing ay. Wasn't there another Record Shop next to Lyon's?....Pete.
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« Reply #18 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 9:25pm »
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Backtrax is sorely missed- i reckon 90% of my CDs were bought there and i got all of my vinyl there as well.
I'm surprised that no-one stepped in to help Backtrax- it should have been saved for future generations. However, if more people had gone there i probably wouldn't have been able to get the original Led Zep catalogue on vinyl.
My first-edition Led Zep III is worth well over 300, and i'm not sure how much my white label copy of Led Zep I is worth but i bet it's damn high!
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« Reply #19 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 9:50pm »
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I'm afraid E Bay has killed off most of these quaint old shops...it's far cheaper for them to sell from home to the world rather than sit in a shop all day paying rates and waiting for the public to drop in.  I've just bid on a double CD of Family ( remember them ?) in mint condition at a srart price of 3.50 and 2.70 postage which can't be bad.............Ady
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« Reply #20 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 9:58pm »
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That's a shame Ady. There was nothing quite like flicking through the records in the old style shops....Pete.
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« Reply #21 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 9:58pm »
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Who's Family??
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« Reply #22 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 10:02pm »
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A band from the 70's...Roger Chapman was the main singer and had a very gravelly (?) voice, also wrote a lot of tunes............Ady
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« Reply #23 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 10:13pm »
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*sniff sniff*
I smell the distinct aroma of "prog rock"... but i could be wrong.
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« Reply #24 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 10:16pm »
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Spot on GS, but I like all sorts from classical to punk.
The CD I'm bidding on is coming from Russia by the way!.............Ady
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« Reply #25 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 10:18pm »
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Don't get me wrong, i like prog too. Well, the good stuff like Camel, Genesis, Yes and the dinosaur that is Pinkus Floydus.
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« Reply #26 on: Apr 13th, 2005, 10:20pm »
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Just bought a good CD called Teenage kicks, its got The Clash, Sham 69 and more, I haven't heard all of it yet, but what I have heard has brought back many memories (ah!)
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Re: Backtrax Records Pioneer Market?
« Reply #27 on: Jan 8th, 2019, 11:25am »
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https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Vp9WbSgY84gUY4hirLvuNWp5SiUyVMFj/view?u sp=sharing
 
I wrote a brief case study detailing the loss of Ilford's Pioneer Market and analysis of some of the subsequent developments that have been proposed, within Ilford, since its demolition in 2005.
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