I can remember like it was yesterday, coming home from work (1972, I was working a dream job for a music nut like myself at a wholesale record and tape company), pulling out an LP (that I bought at a discount) from the rack (Elton John’s Honky Chateau, CCR’s Cosmo’s Factory, or maybe Black Sabbath’s first), taking the disk out of the sleeve, and after placing it on the turntable, carefully placing the needle on the desired track. Maybe I wanted to play the entire side, or maybe just one or two tracks. When that side was finished I would turn the LP over andRead More →