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Favorite Downloads from the MP3 Blogosphere
I've never been much of a singles hoarder. For every little record with a big hole in my collection, I probably have hundred or more LPs and CDs. Not sure why that is, but there you go. My tastes in music-sharing blogs are similar as evidenced by the abundance of full-album sites on display here each week.
But I would be derelict in my duties to not call attention to the many fantastic 7"-slinging blogs efforting to teach the Internet to sing one song at a time. So keep your eye on this space as I endeavor to do so in Motherlodes to come. To wit, check out our lead item, below, from the never disappointing spot The Devil's Music.
The Virginia's Employment Commission (Hire Through) ~ John Fuzz
(Blog: The Devil's Music)
"'John Fuzz' is rockin' r'n'b that could be straight outta the early '60s. Opening with the theme from Dragnet, 'John Fuzz' lays out the misadventures of a sad sack cop who gets hit in the head with a mustard jar while trying to break up a domestic dispute, slips on a banana peel while walking his beat, and ends up in the hospital with a busted jaw after trying to recover a stolen car..." (Description from Funky Virginia, where this track and its flip side were originally shared)