Author Archives: Richard Capeless

Jazz Collectors of Instagram: Interview with @robsjazzvinyl


For our next installment of Jazz Collectors of Instagram, Deep Groove Mono sits down with Rob a.k.a. @robsjazzvinyl. Rob’s a veteran of our hobby, getting his start collecting jazz in the late ‘70s. His most coveted originals make up an impressive list: Lee Morgan Sextet (Blue Note 1541), Sonny Clark … More→

Jazz Collectors of Instagram: Interview with @djpari_


For the next installment of Jazz Collectors of Instagram, I’d like to introduce another veteran collector, @djpari_. Pari approaches the hobby from a similar angle to myself, having his roots in DJing. His collection boasts a long list of hard-to-come-by rarities, including Sonny Clark’s Cool Struttin’, Lee Morgan’s Candy, J.R. … More→

Deep Groove Mono Welcomes Our Newest Contributor, Charles Strong


Ladies and gentlemen, put your hands together and give a warm welcome to our new contributor, Charles Strong of West Hartford, Connecticut! A Louisiana native, Charles grew up in a house filled with the sounds of his father’s collection of jazz and latin records. Charles grew up liking a lot of different kinds of music, then one day he had… More→