Out of Obscurity

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E1: Power Pop - Starlight Mints “The Dream That Stuff Was Made Of”, Mal Blum “Pity Boy”

September 26, 2020

Buy/Find our picks here:  Starlight Mints - (try your local record store first!)  https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=m570.l1313&_nkw=starlight+mints+the+dream+that+stuff+was+made+of&_sacat=0     https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFOWe6___74&list=PLc6o-En8fIrmVUYqdTm6U2HBSi-LPBxrn Mal Blum - https://www.amoeba.com/mal-blum/artist/1295829  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UhDYF9U3_qI 

E1 Structure:  Starlight Mints (8:40).  Transition (31:30).  Mal Blum (34:50).  Two ways for an artist to end up in obscurity, according to Dean (1:06:49).  Ratings & Outro (1:13:05)


Currently listening references:  Dean…  DJ Poseur…”Rooty Mental” - A Root https://www.emusic.com/album/149060187.  a list of Chinese jazz on eMusic https://www.reddit.com/r/eMusicofficial/comments/cxry2h/chinese_jazz_on_emusic_and_elsewhere/


References directly related to picks:  to SM = Parts & Labor 


RIYL references:  RIYL SM = The Kinks RIYL MB = Self, Call Florence Pow, Telekinesis, The New Pornographers