Jeb’s Jukebox

27 March 2017 // Jeb's Jukebox

I Like The Sun Cesspool Baker Mexican Flower Records I‘ve spent a lot of my life hanging out in record shops. I’ve worked in a fair number as well. Record shops, in some unlanguaged way, have told me who I was. Told me who I wanted to be. I never made much money doing it […]

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Jeb’s Jukebox

24 February 2017 // Jeb's Jukebox

Country Disco Lee Shot Williams Roots 1978 Sometimes you love a record before you’ve heard it. It’s waiting for you, it’s fate, there’s no way around it. How could I not love this record? It was made for me. If it hadn’t of existed, I’d have had to invent it. It’s got a little bit […]

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Jeb’s Jukebox

24 January 2017 // Jeb's Jukebox

Downtown U S A Ben Peters Liberty Records 1970? This week the cold finally arrived. It’s been a mild winter and we knew, sooner or later, the hard frosts would hit. I walked out this morning to a frost whitened world. Rabbit and fox tracks circled the house and pheasants huddled beneath the willow shrubs. […]

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Jeb’s Jukebox

30 November 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

Stream Of Life Roland Alphonso Pyramid 1968? Cold this morning. The first really cold morning of the year. Grey and without edges; mist softened and damp. As I walk outside pheasants greet me, hoping for bird seed. Squirrels, intent on some private business, disappear. The trees are completely bare now, dark sticks against the grey. […]

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Jeb’s Jukebox

13 October 2016 // Jeb's Jukebox

Freedom Mountain Turley Richards Warner Brothers 1970? This is a record I shouldn’t have, that I didn’t find, a record that, in some round about way, found me. I’ve spent far too much of my life alone, in badly lit rooms, sifting through records. I can’t help it, if I see a box of records, […]

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