Sunday, October 05, 2008

Thanks

I like giving credit where it's deserved, and here's three business-people who deserve it.

If you're in the market for a truck, then Phil Pacey in Otahuhu is your man.  For timber, you shouldn't go past Bargain Boards in Kopu.  And for vinyl, there's Real Groovy in Christchurch, to whose manager I mentioned more than a year ago that I'd love to track down Phil Manzanera's 'Primitive Guitars,' a fine album I could only now enjoy on a deteriorating tape cassette, and on Friday a box arrived in the post -- a vinyl copy of the album with a note saying "A wee something for you."

So for service above and beyond, etc., these people deserve all the praise I could muster.  Thanks to you all.  :-)

4 Comments:

Blogger Elijah Lineberry said...

Yes, Phil Pacey is a splendid chap! ...the World needs more like him.

10/05/2008 04:21:00 pm  
Blogger Canterbury Atheists said...

Also spotted 801 Live lurking in the vinyl bins at Penny Lane here in Christchurch. Happy to score on your behalf. Contact me via my blog. Cheers. Paul

10/06/2008 10:58:00 am  
Blogger PC said...

Hi Paul,

Thanks for that, but I already have two copies of that one.

Buy that one for a friend. :-)

(Sorry, couldn't find a contact email at your blog.)

10/06/2008 11:23:00 am  
Blogger The Tomahawk Kid said...

I love that album
Babys on fire is one of my all time favourite tracks
How much is on that album? I dont have a copy of that any more
Let me know at:
brilleaux@xtra.co.nz

10/07/2008 10:33:00 am  

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