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Sometimes a simple design can be very effective. This one was named after JoAnne Bratton's son Derek who tragically died in an accident in 1962. JoAnne's nickname for Derek was Ric-Tic. The label mesm

always liked the look of this

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On 27/09/2016 at 11:09, geeselad said:

these for starters

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Always like labels with photos of the artist too,

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The writing on the Lovelites always made me think it was done as a last minute thing before being pressed. Come on girls, just stick your names on this label

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DRA has a nice design. Modernist jazzy style.

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And A Bem Sole is so typical it looks almost made up in retrospect.

 

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I also like this one. The name helps. A bit too blue-eyed track, but still nice.

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3 hours ago, LarsC said:

DRA has a nice design. Modernist jazzy style.

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And A Bem Sole is so typical it looks almost made up in retrospect.

 

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I also like this one. The name helps. A bit too blue-eyed track, but still nice.

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the second is such a shite foreshortening drawing, but I still love it

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speakin 'bout "the simpler, the better" I always liked this one. Maybe 'cause I'm fond of green labels, maybe 'cause I think they had never missed a record, maybe 'cause I think is plain cool (sorry for the quality of the picture, record comin' from my box)

 

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On 9/27/2016 at 13:46, joesoul1958 said:

On of my favourite labels out of Buffalo N.Y, love the multicoloured design.

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MoDo should have an ice hockey player on the label.  Our Swedish and Finnish members would get my drift.  :rofl:

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On 29/09/2016 at 20:30, LarsC said:

DRA has a nice design. Modernist jazzy style.

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And A Bem Sole is so typical it looks almost made up in retrospect.

 

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I also like this one. The name helps. A bit too blue-eyed track, but still nice.

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Fubar = fucked up beyond all recognition!! 

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On 1 October 2016 at 14:20, dazdakin said:

Fubar = fucked up beyond all recognition!! 

FYDAQ Records....brilliant with Fubar,,I wonder if this has Military connections as both a service personnel expressions.

FYDAQ =Fuck you don't ask questions! 

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started collecting this obscure Canadian house label just because of the crummy, cheap looking sleeves and labels 

 

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On 4.10.2016 at 07:47, reforee said:

FYDAQ Records....brilliant with Fubar,,I wonder if this has Military connections as both a service personnel expressions.

FYDAQ =Fuck you don't ask questions! 

Cool, I wasn't aware of this. I've been guessing from the label that they're ex-military. The FYDAQ reference makes it a bit more credible.

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