PhD candidate, crate digger, music geek, musician, pop culture nut, herbivore, married, Queer AND Catholic, navigating thru life with Crohn's Disease.

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#BoogieMonsters • Recognized Thresholds of Negative Stress (12” single) #onmyturntable #nowplaying #vinyl #hiphop #recordcollector #cratedigger

#BoogieMonsters • Recognized Thresholds of Negative Stress (12” single) #onmyturntable #nowplaying #vinyl #hiphop #recordcollector #cratedigger

#DeLaSoul’s Plug1 & Plug2 present FirstServe (2012). “Must Be the Music” is a *classic* DeLaSoul groove. #onmyturntable #nowplaying @delasolarvision #vinyl #hiphop #cratedigger #recordcollector #nativetongues

#DeLaSoul’s Plug1 & Plug2 present FirstServe (2012). “Must Be the Music” is a *classic* DeLaSoul groove. #onmyturntable #nowplaying @delasolarvision #vinyl #hiphop #cratedigger #recordcollector #nativetongues

Some #BeastieBoys #LPs. #vinyligclub #cratedigger #recordcollector #hiphop #NYC

Some #BeastieBoys #LPs. #vinyligclub #cratedigger #recordcollector #hiphop #NYC

#delasoul • 3 ft high and rising #gamechanger #nowplaying #onmyturntable #vinyligclub #recordcollector #hiphop #nativetongues #cratedigger

#delasoul • 3 ft high and rising #gamechanger #nowplaying #onmyturntable #vinyligclub #recordcollector #hiphop #nativetongues #cratedigger

FINALLY. I felt a lack of urgency to buy this LP when it was released in 2004, and then it suddenly became scarce. Found this sealed copy for $20 on the eBay machine. #lessonlearned

FINALLY. I felt a lack of urgency to buy this LP when it was released in 2004, and then it suddenly became scarce. Found this sealed copy for $20 on the eBay machine. #lessonlearned

Some stores were calling this a RSD release, although I don’t know if that’s “official” or not. Regardless, it’s a cool 2LP mashup of The Pharcyde vs A Tribe Called Quest. I recommend.

Some stores were calling this a RSD release, although I don’t know if that’s “official” or not. Regardless, it’s a cool 2LP mashup of The Pharcyde vs A Tribe Called Quest. I recommend.

De La Soul • 3 Feet High and Rising - Deluxe Remastered Edition (2013). Expanded to 3 LPs, including oodles of bonus trax!!

De La Soul • 3 Feet High and Rising - Deluxe Remastered Edition (2013). Expanded to 3 LPs, including oodles of bonus trax!!

As a younger man in my early 20s I was very drawn to the positivity and social/global messages in records such as this.

As a younger man in my early 20s I was very drawn to the positivity and social/global messages in records such as this.