2980Re: new boredoms stuff?????????????
- Feb 9, 2009Sixty pounds! How can anyone attempt to justify that ridiculous
overpricing? I recall trying to get Cornelius and Boredoms import CDs
in the US ten years ago, and they were $50 US even then, just crazy.
(Of course, bootleg retail prices are just as bad). At that time I
saw the band live for $15 (US), which sort of shows the dichotomy of
why many think the music industry rips people off. --- In
firstname.lastname@example.org, "wingsoftoast" <wingsoftoast@...> wrote:
> wow, you go away for a few months and look what happens. HMV japan
> got the boadrum cd/dvd priced at about 60 uk pounds!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!into
> (funnily priced 7777 yen - ha ha) there's also a 12" of something +
> super roots 10. I must say, a year ago I'd have plunged straight
> my magical debt card to get this stuff, but looking at all thecomments
> I'm not so sure if i'm bothered.come
> I know there's an attraction in collecting stuff that's 'hard to
> by' (even if the internet makes it dead easy, as long as you'regroup
> prepared to pay the money),but really - can anyone say that the
> has done anything really different in the last nine years? They'veand
> become something of a leftfield institution recently, so they could
> pretty much release the sound of Eye clicking his fingers 777 times
> someone would run out and buy it. I can't help thinking of ageingsame
> hippies such as Hawkwind, eternally touring, eternally doing the
> thing in front of a fervently loyal, unquestioning fan-base...
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