[Video]: a tour of the Ortofon factory

This was part of Ortofon’s celebration of the Company’s recent 100th Anniversary. From Analog Planet: “Danish engineers, Axel Petersen (1887-1971) and Arnold Poulsen (1889-1952) founded the the Electrical Phono Film Company on October 9th, 1918 to develop synchronized sound systems for motion pictures. In 1948 Ortofon developed the first moving coil cartridge, though the late […]

Rea and Lawson in Fableland

This 1979 album is an orchestral interpretation of Aesop’s Fable by Ed Welch, featuring the London Symphony Orchestra and several famed rock musicians. It’s near mint condition, cost me NZ$1, and Discogs value it at NZ$75-90.