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PostPosted: Thu Sep 23, 2010 7:23 am 
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Maroual wrote:
Regarding the matrix numbers, I wrote this : http://wiki.killuglyradio.com/wiki/Matrix_Numbers
I have to say that on vinyl records, the matrix numbers are sometimes uneasy to represent as they are usually handwritten using fancy characters that are hard to differenciate such as colons, commas, dashes, slashes, dots, etc.
These stuff are sometimes undistinguishable from others marks or scratches and separated by a lot of space so you can easily miss them.
And there are also very often letters upside down or parts that are stricken through.
Extra litterature on that topic would be useful.


I know Matrix numbers are not always easy to write, and I have given this a lot of thought. I will start my misson and see where it ends. Here is a little example on how i did it for the 4 different US "Dancin' Fool/Baby Snakes" single: http://www.zappafrenzy.com/singles/1979 ... nakes.html (scroll down to the comments)
Those singles had quite easy matrix numbers.
Matrix Numbers will not be presented that way in general. It is just for comparing the different Pressings.

Here is the matrix for one of the US "Big Leg Emma" single, the triangle was quite easy to make
VK10513 L258-2 Δ66446

My site had a tiny update yesterday: Links have been added and Zurkon Wax sendt me label images of one single.

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 23, 2010 8:26 am 
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I have now made a little matrix information sample. Matrix information added to "How Could I Be Such A Fool?/Help Im A Rock"

http://www.zappafrenzy.com/singles/1966 ... _Here.html

What do you think?

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 23, 2010 10:18 am 
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 23, 2010 3:13 pm 
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Great site, good work. Thanks.

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PostPosted: Fri Sep 24, 2010 6:36 pm 
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nice work, knepo; very user friendly, great to see high quality scans and the sort options are helpful

suggestion: add master list of all the known singles as a way to identify a 'want list' of stuff you don't have


will check my archives for any possible additions

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:52 am 
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slime.oofytv.set wrote:

suggestion: add master list of all the known singles as a way to identify a 'want list' of stuff you don't have


This is a very good idea. I will start on it when I have finnished writing all matrix information (Oh dear it takes so looooong with the matrix.... :| )

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PostPosted: Sat Sep 25, 2010 11:56 am 
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Big Update!!

21 new singles have been added, and some images have been updated with better ones. Great contribution from great Zappafreaks :D
Check the updates on the front page.

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PostPosted: Mon Sep 27, 2010 2:27 pm 
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you did a fucking good job :mrgreen:


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sharl wrote:
you did a fucking good job :mrgreen:


You're not biased are you?


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http://www.zappafrenzy.com/maxisingles/ ... _1993.html

kenpo thanks.the last ZAPPA record(lp) :wink:

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cleon wrote:
http://www.zappafrenzy.com/maxisingles/1993-Valley_Girl-You_Are_What_You_Is/Valley_Girl-You_Are_What_You_Is_1993.html

kenpo thanks.the last ZAPPA record(lp) :wink:


Does not reissues count?

http://www.classicrecords.com/item.cfm? ... 56-200GRAM

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