Kurt B. Reighley

Words, music and images affiliated (however loosely) with my life as a writer, DJ and music geek.

Obsessed. Some of Ackles’ stuff sounds like Judy Collins meets Scott Walker, some of it like Neil Diamond on acid … and all of it stunning.

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Buidling castles on shifting sand.

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Inspired by the list of “25 albums that could change your reputation” in the Nov 2003 Vanity Fair article “Confessions of a Vinyl Junkie” by David Bowie

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Inspired by a clip in the Soho News circa Spring 1981 (reprinted in the new book “AREA: 1983-1987” on pgs 26-27).

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There’s a specialized playlist to accompany my Soft Cell book on Spotify now, too. I couldn’t get ALL the tracks I wanted (stupid licensing laws) but there’s some good ones on there, including some of Dave and Huw’s favorites from their NYC clubbing days.

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