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Old 12-22-08, 03:59 PM   #1
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What was the first 45 you ever bought.

45 RPM single play record,

for the younger foo members cd single and for the really young song down loaded.

My father still has the 45,s.

This was my first ever music purchase.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n5YF9zyTQwE
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Old 12-22-08, 04:00 PM   #2
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I thought this was gonna be a pistol thread.
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Ha! I was young enough to be buying cassette tapes. My first one was a collection of japanese kid's songs--saved up for it myself and annoyed the heck out of my parents by playing it all day.
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Old 12-22-08, 04:04 PM   #5
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Well I would rather create a bristol thread, but may get in trouble if I did
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Old 12-22-08, 04:14 PM   #6
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Sorry. Don't have a .45. I have been looking at getting one once I turn 21. Most definitely a 1911. Something basic.
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I had Sherry by the 4 seasons, but I didn't actually buy that, I think my parents bought
it for me.
1st 45 I remember buying was This Diamond Ring by Gary Lewis and the playboys.
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Sorry. Don't have a .45. I have been looking at getting one once I turn 21. Most definitely a 1911. Something basic.
Dude, you should have read at least the OPs post before you answered If not the one just after his would have helped you out
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Sorry. Don't have a .45. I have been looking at getting one once I turn 21. Most definitely a 1911. Something basic.
Do not think thats a good idea, as your ability to read instructions appears to be sadly lacking
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I knew exactly what this thread was about when I posted that. You never said I couldn't do that. But anyways....the first CD I bought (yes, that's legal.) Was "Hybrid Theory" by Linkin Park.
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I didn't buy it, but my parents bought it for us: Alvin and the Chipmunks Christmas song.
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Picked up two 45's on my first record shopping trip as a yute:

Midnight at the Oasis b/w Any Old Time - Maria Muldaur and
Little Green Bag - George Baker Selection (can't remember the flipside on that one)
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Old 12-22-08, 05:21 PM   #19
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Skatalites, Ska Authentic Vol. One, 45 and all (and I am young, I bought 45s for the first few years then just went in order of technological "progress"). It was gooood.

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Old 12-22-08, 05:24 PM   #20
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45s? Sorry dude... it all started with tapes for me. It was Van Halen 5150 if I remember correctly.
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Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd, that was my first CD I bought.
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How old are you for cryin' out loud? That song was from the mid 50's.
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