Al Rivera of Bear’s Den Records and Charlie Laureta of Sheets of Sound co-manage a vinyl records stall at the Legazpi Sunday Market in Makati. As individual enthusiasts and business partners, they’ve had their fair share of endearing and exciting collector’s stories, from discovering rare tracks to meeting their music heroes.
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Insert Coin: Japan’s vending machine culture
In Japan, coin-operated culture is everywhere.
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Want to play a game that drives you insane with unspeakable horrors?
Dealing with Pressure in the Land of Game Dev
To say that game development is hectic is an understatement. But perhaps it can learn to outgrow crunch culture.
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A Memory of Sound: A Brief History of Vinyl
Is vinyl really better than digital?