Archive for the ‘Other’ Category

Original Reciprocal Recording Location

Posted: October 11, 2011 in Other

Site of the first Green River demos, Chris Hanzsek opened the studio in Seattle’s Interbay neighborhood in January 1984.  Note the proximity to the train tracks, which caused some interesting issues during recording.

why is the front yellow and the back green…nothing to do with bad photography I’m sure.

From Clay Alien’s Ben Thompson, I believe.

KCMU DJ Comments

Posted: September 29, 2011 in Other

KCMU (now KEXP) was the University of Washington’s radio station that heavily supported local music during the late ’80s “grunge heyday.”  I stopped by KEXP a couple of years ago, and they graciously allowed me into their record vault, where I hurriedly copied down DJ notes made on various record albums.  Some of these comments made the book…hopefully you can make out my illegible handwriting.