1. Having trouble logging in by clicking the link at the top right of the page? Click here to be taken to the log in page.
    Dismiss Notice

Your first music purchase (CD, cassette, vinyl)

Discussion in 'TalkCeltic Pub' started by Seán Mac D, Dec 1, 2019.

Discuss Your first music purchase (CD, cassette, vinyl) in the TalkCeltic Pub area at TalkCeltic.net.

  1. Drakhan Nac Mac Feegle Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2012
    Messages:
    23,167
    Likes Received:
    5,637
    Location:
    Blyth
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Jimmy McGrory
    Fav Celtic Song:
    You'll Never Walk Alone
    :39:
     
  2. adequate citizen Zenon Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Apr 13, 2017
    Messages:
    1,283
    Likes Received:
    1,274
    Location:
    Broxburn
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Grace
    [​IMG]
     
  3. Drakhan Nac Mac Feegle Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 9, 2012
    Messages:
    23,167
    Likes Received:
    5,637
    Location:
    Blyth
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Jimmy McGrory
    Fav Celtic Song:
    You'll Never Walk Alone
    :50::56::56:
     
  4. packybhoy Administrator Administrator

    Joined:
    Oct 15, 2011
    Messages:
    33,392
    Likes Received:
    24,651
    Location:
    In your heart
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Danny McGrain
  5. Marty McFly Johnny Mac’s Roadie Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 11, 2014
    Messages:
    36,002
    Likes Received:
    31,976
    Location:
    Hill Valley
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Broony
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Celtic Symphony
    Bit of a digression, but the first Musical I ever saw was Starlight Express and I absolutely loved it, my folks bought the soundtrack double cassette and I listened to it endlessly. 25 years later I still fire it on.
     
    Gyp Rosetti likes this.
  6. PaulM1888 Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 8, 2007
    Messages:
    62,125
    Likes Received:
    21,927
    First CD album was Bonkers 3; Hixxy, Sharkey and Dougal.
     
    Pablo87 and Marty McFly like this.
  7. Cobbs67

    Joined:
    Jan 23, 2008
    Messages:
    1,603
    Likes Received:
    421
    Location:
    Aberdeenshire
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Kieran Tierney
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Willy and Danny
    9335B564-FB21-42C0-994E-CC9CAD48066C.jpeg

    First cassette I ever bought
     
    Drakhan, bagforlife and cidermaster like this.
  8. Idioteque I’ll laugh until my head comes off Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 7, 2010
    Messages:
    10,572
    Likes Received:
    4,808
    Location:
    East London
    Meatloaf Bat Out Of * :52:
     
  9. ddub11

    Joined:
    Feb 8, 2015
    Messages:
    1,205
    Likes Received:
    561
    Absolutely by Madness was my first Lp........gone back to vinyl lps now not sure why, but i do have an old but good record player and the sound from is very good and i enjoy sticking on an album while i getting ready to head out for a few beers.
     
    bagforlife and cidermaster like this.
  10. Valhalla Swish. Gold Member

    Joined:
    Oct 21, 2016
    Messages:
    14,273
    Likes Received:
    10,930
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Broony
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Celtic Symphony


    Bought the Power Rangers Soundtrack as well :56:
     
    cidermaster and Seán Mac D like this.
  11. Taz Blind Justice Gold Member

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2009
    Messages:
    19,449
    Likes Received:
    3,388
    Location:
    ...In Exile
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Paul McStay
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Celtic Symphony
    Ditto: I sang Neil Young, The Ramones & Tbe Pixies (among others) as lullabies, but they didn't seem to take with my daughter either... But as she is in her early teens, so there is still time and hope... fingers crossed, lol.

    Was also a big Sonic Youth fan. They could be very frustrating live though... some nights were fantastic, and some nights, lets put it this way... there is only so much you can handle of Kim Gordon playing the one note for over an hour, lol, but as my mate was always experimenting with weird * tunings to try and emulate Thurston Moore to try and get his sound.
     
  12. Taz Blind Justice Gold Member

    Joined:
    Sep 3, 2009
    Messages:
    19,449
    Likes Received:
    3,388
    Location:
    ...In Exile
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Paul McStay
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Celtic Symphony
    Not including those got as gifts etc, but purely first purchased:

    First Album on:

    Cassette: 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 - Midnight Oil (and still one of my all time favourite albums)
    LP: Listen Like Thieves - INXS
    CD: Rattle and Hum - U2

    First Single on:

    Cassingle: Six Months in a Leaky Boat - Split Enz
    CD Single: I Want Your Love - Transvision Vamp

    First Digital Purchase: nil

    Only had a handful of LPs & 45s when I was a kid, mostly bought cassettes (or ...borrowed them) or making my own - into the early 90's. My dad did have a CD player from around '86 and did buy a few CD's but transferred stuff onto cassettes anyhow, so could use my walkman, lol.

     
    Last edited: Dec 2, 2019
    cidermaster and Marty McFly like this.
  13. Bernie Bhoy

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2011
    Messages:
    1,743
    Likes Received:
    876
    Location:
    Treble Treble Land
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Jinky, Henrik
    Fav Celtic Song:
    The Celtic Song ... There can be only one !
    1977 my first ever single bought on vinyl.....

    Eddie and the Hot Rods. Do anything you wanna do....

     
  14. Seán Mac D Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 2, 2014
    Messages:
    16,265
    Likes Received:
    27,933
    Surprised to see this comment still here and you've not deleted it.

    I was sure it would be gone when the morning comes.
     
  15. smokie899 Gold Member Gold Member

    Joined:
    Jan 28, 2008
    Messages:
    4,117
    Likes Received:
    2,827
    Location:
    belfast
    Fav Celtic Player:
    s.brown
    Cd. Bjork debut.
     
    Taz and cidermaster like this.
  16. stew37

    Joined:
    Aug 27, 2012
    Messages:
    2,451
    Likes Received:
    1,087
    download (1).jpeg
     
    cidermaster likes this.
  17. RTJ

    Joined:
    Nov 21, 2019
    Messages:
    114
    Likes Received:
    81
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Henrik
    Aqua

    Aquarium
     
  18. KRS-1888 El Dorado CSC

    Joined:
    Sep 11, 2010
    Messages:
    24,224
    Likes Received:
    6,262
    Location:
    Rocabarraigh
    The first single was U2's Elevation,first album was 2Pac's Greatest Hits (from a market in Covent Garden) - probably both in 2000/2001.
     
  19. blackfish Screaming from beneath the waves...

    Joined:
    Oct 5, 2008
    Messages:
    4,932
    Likes Received:
    4,302
    Location:
    80's EK outside Impulse
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Larsson
    Fav Celtic Song:
    You'll Never Walk Alone
    [​IMG]


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
     
    bagforlife likes this.
  20. Marty McFly Johnny Mac’s Roadie Gold Member

    Joined:
    May 11, 2014
    Messages:
    36,002
    Likes Received:
    31,976
    Location:
    Hill Valley
    Fav Celtic Player:
    Broony
    Fav Celtic Song:
    Celtic Symphony