Monthly Archives: January 2010

casino royale

Barbara Bouchet as Moneypenny.

Barbara Bouchet and Terence Cooper, Casino’s third 007, effect an escape through a shattering barrage of Guard Girl fire.

With David Niven as Sir James Bond.

dig the critics

Sight and Sound. Autumn 1970.

the stickers on records

I can’t come up with anything better to call this one, but here’s a new feature on the stickers that were stuck on records. It’s pretty ephemeral and perhaps worth exploring I guess.

First up is the sticker that was stuck on first pressings of Thriller. 1982.

museum piece

Piece: Undated Thomas H. Ince Cigarette Card.

Where: Smithsonian Museum of American History.

demy directs

Jacques Demy directs Anouk Aimee on location in California for The Model Shop. 1969.

cute couple alert

Dre and Snoop. 1993.

(It occurred to me the other day that Dr. Dre’s career now spans four decades.)


record labels

Tricky. Maxinquaye. 1995.

cover art

cute band alert