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Forum: News 04/18/14, 09:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
Also, I'm sorry - anyone who buys a Ghostbuster...

Also, I'm sorry - anyone who buys a Ghostbuster 10" deserves an LOL in the face.
Forum: News 04/18/14, 09:17 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
The problem is there's no real way to gauge...

The problem is there's no real way to gauge demand unless customers are calling in requesting a specific release. Also, on normal consignment or distro, if something doesn't sell within say 6 months...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 09:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
Read this:...

Read this: http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/record-store-day-brings-customers--and-headaches--for-independent-stores/2013/04/18/7c016ef0-a774-11e2-8302-3c7e0ea97057_story.html

It...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 08:54 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
Another good read:...

Another good read: http://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/music/record-store-day-brings-customers--and-headaches--for-independent-stores/2013/04/18/7c016ef0-a774-11e2-8302-3c7e0ea97057_story.html
Forum: News 04/18/14, 08:46 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
RSD does NOT help local stores bottom line. It...

RSD does NOT help local stores bottom line. It may increase exposure in the short term, but the fact of the matter is, the people who support local shops will go there year round, not just on a...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 08:31 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
You're an idiot.

You're an idiot.
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:51 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
Sad part is a lot of plants are artist-run and...

Sad part is a lot of plants are artist-run and they are feeding into that machine for profit vs working with the small guys who are actually adding something new and relevant to the market. They...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
Yes

Yes
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:40 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
haha

haha
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:14 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
One more thing and then I'll let others chime...

One more thing and then I'll let others chime in...

Someone brought up the point that small labels should adjust to demand by printing their records months ahead of time in order to beat the RSD...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:05 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
You're thinking about it completely wrong. Majors...

You're thinking about it completely wrong. Majors are high-jacking an entire release season, do you see that? It takes roughly 2 months for a record's completion through the printing process.

At...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 07:01 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
I'm not against RSD in theory, but it has been...

I'm not against RSD in theory, but it has been high-jacked by majors to the point that it's not even feasible for small (and in some cases mid-level) indies to participate. When you opt into an RSD...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 06:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,297
Posted By Holly HoX!
My advice to small indies regarding RSD: don't...

My advice to small indies regarding RSD: don't participate

And what do you mean they absolutely have to adjust? That doesn't make any sense.
Forum: Music 04/18/14, 06:43 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 6,430
Posted By Holly HoX!
As someone who knows the inner working of vinyl...

As someone who knows the inner working of vinyl record production and the costs, whoever priced this is high-bucking (to put it lightly) and will turn a LARGE profit. It makes me furious. If I were...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 06:37 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,361
Posted By Holly HoX!
Whomever is in charge of the production and sale...

Whomever is in charge of the production and sale of this record is the one at fault. It's not the band directly, but their name is on it. Whether it'd be Hellomerch or the label, pricing it this high...
Forum: News 04/18/14, 05:38 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,361
Posted By Holly HoX!
Sorry...that price for the single LP is fucking...

Sorry...that price for the single LP is fucking absurd
Forum: Music 04/17/14, 05:39 PM
Replies: 206
Views: 6,430
Posted By Holly HoX!
Are these prices for real?...

Are these prices for real? Haha

http://hellomerch.com/collections/weatherbox/products/flies-in-all-directions

Def not buying the vinyl now
Forum: News 04/16/14, 08:22 AM
Replies: 143
Views: 9,879
Posted By Holly HoX!
Aside from everything, Glassnote is an odd choice...

Aside from everything, Glassnote is an odd choice to begin with.
Forum: Music 04/16/14, 07:17 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 6,430
Posted By Holly HoX!
I mean, I'm wondering if they even pressed this...

I mean, I'm wondering if they even pressed this record. I would be shocked, but they should have it up already
Forum: Music 04/16/14, 06:42 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 6,430
Posted By Holly HoX!
It's kinda troubling Triple Crown hasn't put up a...

It's kinda troubling Triple Crown hasn't put up a preorder yet
Forum: News 04/15/14, 03:43 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,692
Posted By Holly HoX!
yo is there an official pre-order yet or did you...

yo is there an official pre-order yet or did you get the SRC?
Forum: News 04/15/14, 01:48 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,572
Posted By Holly HoX!
Wow

Wow
Forum: Music 04/13/14, 09:46 AM
Replies: 206
Views: 6,430
Posted By Holly HoX!
AA was full band. TCD was just him. New one of...

AA was full band. TCD was just him.
New one of full band.

The dudes who have played with him are all San Diego scene people who eventually went on to play in Cults, Guards etc. Boomsnake, Japandi...
Forum: News 04/11/14, 12:51 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,760
Posted By Holly HoX!
no Move That Dope lol go home

no Move That Dope lol go home
Forum: Reviews 04/10/14, 02:17 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,165
Posted By Holly HoX!
The first 7-8 tracks are incredibly sequenced

The first 7-8 tracks are incredibly sequenced


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