Record Time


"Record Time is a print magazine that covers obscure, unusual, forgotten and neglected records. It’s not selling anything other than used records get passed over a hundred times, but should have bought for a bargain bin price because they are great, if not interesting. It’s also about the arcane knowledge and stories one learns when they fall off the edge of fandom to freak. I am sure that plenty of you know what I mean.

We’ve got a great crew of writers in Brian Turner, Fred de Vries, Owen Maercks, Laurent Bigot, Johnny Sunshine, Adam Taub, Randi Rotini, Mike Trouchon, Tom Hyland, Ryan Wells, and others; and edited by S. Soriano.

We all have written stuff on the history of the song “Ca Plane Pour Moi,” the machine gun guru/wanna be rock star Hansadutta Swami, novelty rapper/drug lord Hurt Em Bad, Alquin and Dutch Prog Rock, Harvey Matusow’s Jews Harp Band, the People’s Victory Orchestra & Chorus, Dick Vivian & Rooky Ricardo’s Records, New England record label Droll Yankees, hard rock bargain bin legends Montrose, and more. Cover and strips by underground comic legend Dennis Worden. If you like/liked Ugly Things, Maggot Brain, Roctober, Wax Poetics, Scram, Re/Search, Z Gun, etc., you should dig Record Time!

Record Time is 112-pages, perfect bound. The content is only available in print." - Record Time.

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After nearly a decade of false starts, multiple game plans veering off the rails, and a handful of shattered hopes and/or dreams, the odyssey is finally complete—the new Fusetron site is here.

This is the first phase of a multipart rollout that will span the next few months: the currently browsable stock includes miscellaneous new releases from the past 8+ months (we have a lot of catching up to do), plus approximately a third of our backstock. Note that we’ve reduced/slashed prices on many titles and will continue to do so in order to make room for new stock. We’ll also be expanding / tweaking / improving / debugging the site itself (for example, we still have work to do on the automated international postage system, not to mention the inevitable inventory discrepancies that come with transferring an ancient and massive database to a new system).

Over the next few months, as we take inventory, clean house, and delve into our storage, we will be uploading thousands of additional items, gradually, on a near-daily basis. This will include the majority of the LPs, as well as many titles, in all formats, once thought long-gone. Many currently “sold out” items are likely to resurface.

Finally, once our general backstock is up (probably in the next two or three months) we’ll begin making our extensive stockpile of rarities available online for the first time: tons of random out-of-print titles, "deadstock," warehouse finds, secondhand collectibles, etc., accumulated over the past few decades.

Frequent/returning customers will be getting early access to these items. Details to follow on how this will work (a priority mailing list? a 'frequent flyer'-like program?), but it will not be based on dollars spent. We want to reward those who consistently support us, especially in the discogs marketplace era (to those who show up trying to poach five copies of a one-off rarity, and nothing else, ever… ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ ).

So—we suggest you take some time to dig through the site—even we’ve been surprised by what’s been turning up, and there’s much more to come.
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