What was the very first record/CD/tape/8 track cartridge you bought - U2 Feedback

Go Back   U2 Feedback > Lypton Village > Lemonade Stand > Lemonade Stand Archive
Click Here to Login
 
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 06-15-2005, 02:02 AM   #1
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
blueeyedgirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Bottom of the earth
Posts: 6,774
Local Time: 12:06 PM
What was the very first record/CD/tape/8 track cartridge you bought

The first record I bought was Kate Bush "Wuthering Heights" single.

Honourable mention to my dad who bought me Abba's "Arrival" and Mario Lanza's Christmas Hits!

What was yours?
__________________

__________________
blueeyedgirl is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 02:17 AM   #2
Rock n' Roll Doggie
FOB
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: In the late 70s, early 80's...
Posts: 8,465
Local Time: 12:36 PM
The very first I bought of each thing:

CD Album - Alanis Morisette - Jagged Little Pill
CD Single - Puff Daddy ft/ Jimmy Page - Come With Me
12" Record - Crowded House - Crowded House
7" Record - Split Enz - I Got You/Double Happy
Tape - Crowded House - Temple Of Lowmen
8 Track Cartridge - Yet to buy one, would be fun though
__________________

__________________
timothius is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 02:19 AM   #3
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
HeartlandGirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2000
Location: Phoenix
Posts: 6,836
Local Time: 06:36 PM
I'm not sure which I bought first with my own money, but the very first album I ever owned all to myself was "Like a Virgin" by Madonna. It was a gift when I was in the third or fourth grade. The next two tapes I owned were "Primitive Love" by Miami Sound Machine and "Slippery When Wet" by Bon Jovi.

The first CD I ever purchased was "Siamese Dream" by Smashing Pumpkins.

"Billy Corgan, Smashing Pumpkins." "Homer Simpson, smiling politely."

Sorry. Just had to add that.
__________________
HeartlandGirl is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 02:23 AM   #4
Blue Crack Addict
 
Aardvark747's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Obscured By Clouds...
Posts: 22,359
Local Time: 01:36 AM
1st cassette I ever bought was Michael Jackson's 'Dangerous'
__________________
Aardvark747 is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 02:39 AM   #5
Blue Crack Addict
 
beli's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: In a frock in Western Australia
Posts: 15,464
Local Time: 09:36 AM
'Tainted Love" - Soft Cell was my first single.

My first tape was Full Boar - one of those compliation thingies. (But I was given Dr Hook and Rolf Harris cassettes by family before that. )

My first record - "Arrival" - ABBA. :cookiemonster:

I still have it with its $3.99 sticker from Coles on the front. I recently bought the remastered CD. lol
__________________
beli is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:03 AM   #6
Jesus Online
 
Angela Harlem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Location: a glass castle
Posts: 30,163
Local Time: 12:36 PM
8 track cartridge? bloody hell woman! how old are you?


Amongst my Cassingles I had a Wham! tape, a Chipmunks tape, a Dire Straits tape and some mixed compilation, but I cannt recall which came first. The Chipmunks or George Michael. I shouldn't have made that joke should I?...My first cd ever was either um another compilationormaybeitwasmotleycrueorsomething...oh wow look at the time...
__________________
<a href=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v196/angelaharlem/thPaul_Roos28.jpg target=_blank>http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1...aul_Roos28.jpg</a>
Angela Harlem is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:16 AM   #7
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
blueeyedgirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Bottom of the earth
Posts: 6,774
Local Time: 12:06 PM
Quick call the cops! I officially have a stalker! Beli



Ange, I saw you write MOTLEY CRUE, maaaaate.

As for the 8 track cartridge, I remember when I was about 7 or so, one of my friends had an older brother who always used to go on about 8 tracks and his quadrophonic system. He turned out to be a prophet.
__________________
blueeyedgirl is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:21 AM   #8
Jesus Online
 
Angela Harlem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Location: a glass castle
Posts: 30,163
Local Time: 12:36 PM
do you remember me haranguing you in IO as well? hahaha mark this down. the word harangue appeared in bandc! wooo! it's a day for firsts. i'm trying to deflect from the stalker label you are trying to pin on me. you libelous....a prophet you say?
__________________
<a href=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v196/angelaharlem/thPaul_Roos28.jpg target=_blank>http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1...aul_Roos28.jpg</a>
Angela Harlem is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:21 AM   #9
Blue Crack Addict
 
beli's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: In a frock in Western Australia
Posts: 15,464
Local Time: 09:36 AM
I remember 8 tracks too
__________________
beli is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:22 AM   #10
Blue Crack Addict
 
beli's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: In a frock in Western Australia
Posts: 15,464
Local Time: 09:36 AM
Quote:
Originally posted by Angela Harlem
do you remember me haranguing you in IO as well? hahaha mark this down. the word harangue appeared in bandc! wooo! it's a day for firsts. i'm trying to deflect from the stalker label you are trying to pin on me. you libelous....a prophet you say?
I thought she was calling me a stalker
__________________
beli is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:22 AM   #11
ONE
love, blood, life
 
financeguy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Ireland
Posts: 10,122
Local Time: 02:36 AM
Probably a dance music CD - 'Hardcore Ecstasy', circa 1990. Dance was big then.
__________________
financeguy is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:24 AM   #12
Jesus Online
 
Angela Harlem's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 1969
Location: a glass castle
Posts: 30,163
Local Time: 12:36 PM
Quote:
Originally posted by beli


I thought she was calling me a stalker
Oh, I see now. Do you have Mario's Christmas Hits as well?

__________________
<a href=http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v196/angelaharlem/thPaul_Roos28.jpg target=_blank>http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v1...aul_Roos28.jpg</a>
Angela Harlem is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:31 AM   #13
War Child
 
myusernamehere's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: The question is; where are you?
Posts: 768
Local Time: 08:36 PM
8 track...air supply But for the record, it was my father who bought it he got an 8 track player for his car.

Record (45)... Bonnie Tyler, Total Eclipse of the Heart. Yeah I was 5 so sue me.

Record (LP) ... Inxs Kick

Tape... Tiffany again, please remember I was 11 and didn't know any better.

CD... The Joshua Tree, I think...

Legal Download (itunes), full album.. Tale of a Librarian, Tori Amos
__________________
myusernamehere is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:37 AM   #14
Rock n' Roll Doggie
ALL ACCESS
 
blueeyedgirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Bottom of the earth
Posts: 6,774
Local Time: 12:06 PM
Quote:
Originally posted by beli


I thought she was calling me a stalker
Damn right! Same record, same concert, same birth week, it's getting like "Single White Female" here!
__________________
blueeyedgirl is offline  
Old 06-15-2005, 03:47 AM   #15
Blue Crack Addict
 
phanan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: in the darkness on the edge of town
Posts: 25,064
Local Time: 08:36 PM
Hell if I can remember my first record or tape, but I do recall getting my first CD player way back in 1987 or so, and I was given Paul McCartney's All The Best with it.

The first CD I actually bought was Squeeze - Singles, 45's and Under. Given all the other stuff that was out at the time, I'm quite proud of that.

Still have it too.
__________________

__________________
phanan is offline  
 

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:36 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Design, images and all things inclusive copyright © Interference.com