John Corbett is a music critic, record producer, and curator. He is the author of
Column One: 2000–2003
Track one charts the origins of an obsession, starting even before vinyl records with other collections, tracking the author’s love of LPs back to his childhood, through comedy records and idiotic rock, and following as his collection (and his credit card debt) grows. It ends as he hits college and associates LPs with the wider world of international culture.