I.R.S. Records gets digitized for iTunes

March 7th, 2009 · Comments Off on I.R.S. Records gets digitized for iTunes

Home to various and sundry 1980’s underground giants, I.R.S. Records has finally caught up with the present, placing a large selection of its catalog on iTunes for the very first time. From Wired: “Founded by Miles Copeland (older brother of Stewart, drummer from The Police) and Jay Boberg, the I.R.S. roster included R.E.M., Marillion, English […]

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R.I.P. The Cramps’ Lux Interior October 21, 1946 – February 4, 2009

February 5th, 2009 · 4 Comments

A founder and leader of The Cramps for decades, Lux Interior has died at age 62 of an existing heart condition. My introduction to The Cramps came by way of my roommate throughout my college years. He had an entire room in his house dedicated to the band, as well as an extensive collection of […]

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