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PostPosted: Sun Mar 20, 2016 7:54 am 
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...a fantastic documentary of the story of retail music through the 70's 80's and 90's...through the lens of the rise and fall of Tower Records...not to be missed! Showing now on The Movie Network 8)

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Interesting, I am finding at my age too many things have passed!

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Word! :D

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Interesting, I am finding at my age too many things have passed!


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I really enjoyed this documentary when I saw it about two months ago. It was done by Tom Hank's son Colin Hanks. It made me nostalgic to hold a record album again but to not actually listen to it (I am a digital guy). But it did bring good memories when I was an album collector.

I have been to Tower Records in Tokyo and in Osaka as they are still going strong.


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blakcloud wrote:
I really enjoyed this documentary when I saw it about two months ago. It was done by Tom Hank's son Colin Hanks. It made me nostalgic to hold a record album again but to not actually listen to it (I am a digital guy). But it did bring good memories when I was an album collector.

I have been to Tower Records in Tokyo and in Osaka as they are still going strong.


Cool!

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...to be clear though...it's not an ode to vinyl...it's an ode to a protracted period of selling/buying music via physical media...

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I've often wished for a similar documentary on Sam Sniderman of Sam The Record Man. I have many fond memories of the various Sam locations that I had visited starting in the early 70's.
All things must pass is a great peek at the music retail business of years gone by. Loved it.


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I've often wished for a similar documentary on Sam Sniderman of Sam The Record Man. I have many fond memories of the various Sam locations that I had visited starting in the early 70's.
All things must pass is a great peek at the music retail business of years gone by. Loved it.


Record Man-The Life and Times of Sam Sniderman.


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Watched it this morning. I felt a little pi$sed off, nostalgic and sad all at the same time.
Good doc. 8)

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I will have to check it out, sounds interesting


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dupont62 wrote:
dondoucette wrote:
I've often wished for a similar documentary on Sam Sniderman of Sam The Record Man. I have many fond memories of the various Sam locations that I had visited starting in the early 70's.
All things must pass is a great peek at the music retail business of years gone by. Loved it.


Record Man-The Life and Times of Sam Sniderman.


Nice... Sadly I can't find a place to watch/download/purchase this movie...


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Watched it this morning. I felt a little pi$sed off, nostalgic and sad all at the same time.
Good doc. 8)

Exactly! :D

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dondoucette wrote:
dupont62 wrote:
dondoucette wrote:
I've often wished for a similar documentary on Sam Sniderman of Sam The Record Man. I have many fond memories of the various Sam locations that I had visited starting in the early 70's.
All things must pass is a great peek at the music retail business of years gone by. Loved it.


Record Man-The Life and Times of Sam Sniderman.


Nice... Sadly I can't find a place to watch/download/purchase this movie...

...sorry,can't help you Don,except for this < 2 minute YT video clip.....did you try Amazon?
..https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0d2G5sI6wg


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Yes I did try Amazon, sadly nothing there. Like you the only thing I found was the YouTube teaser.
I'll keep digging. Thank you!


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