I Collect Records

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    MY WORK HUNKS ALL IN THEIR 30S AND EARLY

    40'S A FILTHY THIN FRIZZ HEAD WITH A BIG MOUTH OR A 51 YEAR OLD DRUMMER LOVE BY ALL... DUH A 46 YEAR OLD USED UP HOE OR A 51 YEAR OLD MUSICIAN.... DUH
    Sim4thenigottago Sim4thenigottago
    51-55, F
    1 Response Jan 31, 2015

    I Love Records, Too!

    The phonograph was invented in 1878, it's been around for a long time and they're still making them here and there. Even Lady Gaga's new album is on vinyl! What would DJs of today do without records? The Compact Disc came out in the mid 1980s, and it's already dead, so the...
    WayneWheeler WayneWheeler
    51-55, M
    Jun 8, 2011

    Started In 1964

    My collection started in 1964 and I still have those records (and hundreds of others). My first two albums were The Searchers "Meet The Searchers" and The Dave Clark Five "Glad All Over". The reason I didn't get any Beatles albums? My sister was getting them! I added them later...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 16, 2011

    The Crown Jewel Of My Collection

    I have a few real winners in my collection of 33's, 45's and 78's...but the best is "Meet the Beatles". That album plays well still and is in great condition. I enjoy my collection greatly and add to it when I can. We still listen to Christmas music on vinyl every year as well...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Aug 21, 2013

    Every Time I Take A Trip

    When I go on vacation, I always make sure to seek out the tiniest little out-of-the-way antique shop or record store and select a record to commemorate my trip. I don't know how this tradition even got started with me, but I have done it for years. lol I have several records...
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Apr 3, 2010

    Elitist

    People are always shocked when i tell them i dont have an ipod or mp3 player, they ask me questions like dont you like music, how can you live without music? I never tell them about the multi thousand dollar turntable, or the hours scouring discogs and ebay for that one LP, i...
    SolveEtCoagula SolveEtCoagula
    22-25, M
    Jan 30, 2012

    Here's my collection.

    About 2,000 lps and 2-300 45s.
    kmcdonald kmcdonald
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Feb 16, 2014

    Prrrreciouuussss Rekkids! Broken Records! And Piles Of Unlistenable Junk!

    I get pretty stoopid about it but I dunno,it's just something I'm really into and have been since...ummm...prehistoric times? Yes, theese little polyvinyl chloride platters are my constant companions.I have thousands,I can't imagine trying to count them-also because they are...
    dubkebab dubkebab
    46-50, M
    6 Responses Jan 30, 2010

    My Record Collection

    I collect Vinyl records.  Everyone make fun of me for this, I get called a hippie or some will say " the 70's are dead"!  There is one person who understands my excitement and need for vinyl... you know who you are!
    nickolemarie nickolemarie
    26-30, F
    8 Responses Aug 28, 2009

    Shellac Nut

    I've been collecting 78's and 45's since I was probably big enough to turn on a turntable......r&b,doowop,blues,group harmony soul...
    mike1458 mike1458
    31-35, M
    Jan 27, 2013

    Related Experiences

    I love when an artist performs/records a cover as a song in tribute or recognition of a talented artist that came before them. I enjoy hearing their take on it or seeing how they...
    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    Apr 21
    so im ill but had to answer the door for delivery . i got this mini braai bbq set ! swo cwute .but all metal . tsk . i spoz i can use it on my mini grill xD lol
    cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle cdwishimatgurlCalandraBelle
    36-40, T
    Apr 21
    Nothing compares to the scratchy sound of a vinyl record!
    Jfour001 Jfour001
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 19
    sometimes dreams are so beautiful it would be great to have one of these. had one last night I'd watch on loop if I could, no matter how much it tore me up. the day we planned, the...
    kk1874 kk1874
    31-35, F
    Apr 19
    Funny huh? I like reading quotes about love, but I have no clue what love even feels like. Let me guess, the inability to feel love counts as a disorder too? It wouldn't surprise...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    Well guys. I had an appointment with a therapist today, she thinks I should be diagnosed with PTSD. I don't think so though, soldiers go through way more, survivors of shootings go...
    EridianaAndErin EridianaAndErin
    13-15, F
    Apr 17
    "Loving too hard is one of my biggest weaknesses. I find myself constantly putting in more than I ever get and probably ever will get. Heartbreak is my best friend, we go way back...
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 17
    Making someone smile and moan at the same time during make love should be a life goal for everyone.
    Rika39 Rika39
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Apr 17
    this song is what i dream of. not likely to ever happen though. And all I remember is your back Walking towards the airport, leaving us all in your past I traveled fifteen...
    CallmeHopelessNotRomantic CallmeHopelessNotRomantic
    36-40, F
    Apr 17
    "Eat her like you need her. **** her like you haven't seen her in months." - Me
    glassbonespaperskin glassbonespaperskin
    18-21, F
    Apr 16
    "Love me, or lose me forever"
    ToughKitty ToughKitty
    31-35, F
    5 Responses Apr 16
    "What is life but an inconvenient interruption of pleasant nonexistence?" - Tony Millionaire, "Maakies"
    HazelMotes HazelMotes
    51-55, M
    Apr 15
    "J’ai aimé jusqu’à atteindre la folie. Ce que certains appellent la folie, mais ce qui pour moi, est la seule façon d’aimer." (I have loved to the point of madness; That...
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    Apr 14
    For those that like EDM music, this is a good song from Lionel Richie that l found in my records. Lionel Richie - all around the world ( Bob Sinclar remix ) https://youtu.be...
    Ruben1970 Ruben1970
    41-45, M
    Apr 14
    "I'd rather die on my feet than live on my knees"~ Emiliano Zapata
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    Apr 13
    .....and now my family physician in our one-horse town is a member of my support group. I was trembling with fear, I could barely speak, but I did it anyway! He praised me and...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale
    51-55, T
    6 Responses Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    Apr 12
    So I see people are trying to post more experiences and let more things off their chest and telling their stories before EP closes. So I decided, hey, I might as well join the...
    jaeger053 jaeger053
    16-17
    1 Response Apr 12
    Prologue (to the story of "Kikkuli", a Maryannu or Mitannian horselord who really existed, and who changed the history of the world.) Can you really be blamed for perfidy when...
    hartfire hartfire
    56-60, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    I love books although I can't keep up with reading them... I just found a book at the dollar store that selling for $19. I feel like I made the best deal for the year. I didn't...
    toniyl toniyl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Apr 12
    I have an obsession with quotes because other people are so much better at putting my feelings into words than I am -cool person on tumblr
    thinkofaname thinkofaname
    16-17, F
    Apr 11
    I miss the time that I visited Boracay and El Puerto Princesa with my girlfriend. It was so beautiful -- the clear water, the impossibly white sand, the strong sea shells. The...
    glitterpuff glitterpuff
    22-25, F
    Apr 11
    “Intelligence is dangerous. Intelligence means you will start thinking on your own; you will start looking around on your own. You will not believe in the scriptures; you will...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Apr 10
    It's funny people add me then never say a boo to a goose or the add me and the chat turns into a battle of wills lol If ya don't want to talk just say so or be rude n ignore me...
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 10
    My husband writes and records songs about love that someone lost, or can't have. Today he recorded a song that says " my hell is eternity without you.. The name I cannot speak...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    4 Responses Apr 10
    Happiness is an allegory, unhappiness a story. -Tolstoy
    belikepotato belikepotato
    16-17, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    "Existence would be intolerable if we were never to dream." ~Anatole France
    starphantom starphantom
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 9
    With EP closing this month this will probably be my last model posted here Hope you like it
    Sophiewargamer Sophiewargamer
    13-15, F
    2 Responses Apr 8
    He used to rape me. I am conditioned now to sleep with strange men while he watches. I am so sick of ****, sex websites, and checking cell phone records. My life has been reduced...
    EmpathicEnigma EmpathicEnigma
    41-45, F
    Apr 8
    1) I hate being home alone. My apartment is located in one of the wealthiest places in New York City... And it's mostly grown adults with no children here. 2) Morning I wake up...
    LeahLovee LeahLovee
    70+, F
    9 Responses Apr 7
    Hey you guys. So I am making a Facebook group where I read tarot cards it's brand new and still on the development stage but if you want a place to go to get your readings after EP...
    FairyReader FairyReader
    18-21, M
    Apr 7
    HEROES OF RACIAL JUSTICE Everyone's heard of Nelson Mandela, but unless you're a fan of world music, you may not have heard of Johnny Clegg. Born in England in 1953 to white...
    HazelMotes HazelMotes
    51-55, M
    2 Responses Apr 7
    "Your self-esteem won't come from body parts. You need to step away from the mirror every once in a while, and look for another reflection, like the one in the eyes of the people...
    ThunderWaffles ThunderWaffles
    22-25, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    1. I am outdoors at least 9 hours out of everyday. 2. I am stubborn.... maybe its determined. 3. I have a tarantula, and she's actually the second one I've been given. 4...
    rottenrobi rottenrobi
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Apr 7
    "If the words you spoke appeared on your skin, would you still be beautiful?" via wordp*rn
    stargirl58 stargirl58
    31-35, F
    1 Response Apr 6
    TWO DECADES, TWO CONTINENTS (Part 41) Settlement Conference continued... Evan: Maybe she wanted some answers. I feel bad (crying). I suffered in silence during those times… (I...
    Emmanjoy Emmanjoy
    46-50
    1 Response Apr 6
    people are not baseball cards.
    genjiipiexx genjiipiexx
    31-35, F
    Apr 6
    So... My idea would be... I know it's crazy.. So like when u go to sleep at night the pillow records your dreams so u can watch them in the morning.. And delete them if u didn't...
    sleepwalking4ever sleepwalking4ever
    13-15, F
    Apr 6
    So, I had an MRI done a couple of years ago, back before I had good insurance. It was 300 dollars, and having not worked since 2010, there was no way I could pay it at the time. So...
    thecraziestpanda thecraziestpanda
    26-30, M
    Apr 5
    What does the Bible say about empathy? The scriptures refer to the quality of empathy, which we see demonstrated in several biblical narratives. Empathy is the capacity to feel...
    timesoftrouble timesoftrouble
    56-60, M
    Apr 4
    Yes it is definitely going away and the various pleas to stay will not work. The problems are very real and there are no good solutions. I understand the difficulty faced by EP...
    Humanist321 Humanist321
    70+, M
    2 Responses Apr 3
    When I was in Junior High the whole class got it one at a time, for misbehaving substitute teacher. Our science teacher was strict and didn't tolerate talking or not doing what...
    davedexp davedexp
    56-60, M
    1 Response Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    1 Response Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
    Hey are there any genuine n fun busty ladies wanna chat if that's you message me..... No friend collectors plz
    teddyboylovesboobs1 teddyboylovesboobs1
    41-45, M
    Apr 3
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