Blog Profile / The Vinyl District

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Archived Since:April 11, 2008

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Molly Tuttle, The TVD First Date

“My first memory of listening to vinyl was when I was probably around five or six years old. My dad had a big collection of vinyl and an old record player, which sometimes worked but was broken a lot. My mom once showed me the needle and said that there was a real diamond on […] The post Molly Tuttle, The TVD First Date appeared first on The Vinyl District.

UK Artist of the Week: Stalagmites

Manchester has been known to deliver some incredible talent over the years and those talents have gone on to influence countless others. Our latest Artist of The Week has the potential to be one of these bands, and in all of the best ways possible. Show More Summary

Graded on a Curve: Endless Boogie, Vibe Killer

Endless Boogie hail from New York City, having come together in late ’90s Brooklyn, in fact, but their bluesy stoner-psych-hard rock sounds more appropriate for a back-roads dive bar in the late hours of a wild Saturday night. If this...Show More Summary

TVD’s Press Play

Press Play is our Monday recap (on Tuesday this week) of the new and FREE tracks received last week to inform the next trip to your local indie record store. The Yorks Band – Liaison THE STICKS – Come Back DEF!CIT – Nightime Beta Days – Settled for Gold Office Culture – Favor Kevin Courtois […] The post TVD’s Press Play appeared first on The Vinyl District.

In rotation: 5/30/17

Record Store Coming To Fairhaven: Fairhaven is getting a new record store this June! Records seem to be making a comeback and Max J Records will soon have plenty of them at their Bridge St location in Fairhaven. As their Facebook photo shows, there is quite the mix of music offered in the new store. […] The post In rotation: 5/30/17 appeared first on The Vinyl District.

We’re closed.

We’ve closed up the shop for the Memorial Day holiday. While we’re away, why not fire up our free Record Store Locator app and visit one of your local indie record stores? Perhaps there’s an interview, review, or feature you might have missed? Catch up and we’ll see you back here tomorrow. The post We’re closed. appeared first on The Vinyl District.

The Best of The Idelic Hour with Jon Sidel

Greetings from Laurel Canyon! It makes a long time man feel bad / Yeah, it makes a feel so bad / Sometimes I hear you call my name / In the dead of the night, yeah Yep, some days I feel like a “long time man.” Well, that’s because maybe I am, or soon to be. […] The post The Best of The Idelic Hour with Jon Sidel appeared first on The Vinyl District.

TVD Live: Kiefer Sutherland at the Birchmere, 5/23

PHOTOS: RICHIE DOWNS | Among the perks of being a successful actor is the ability, at the drop of a hat, to fulfill every vague rock star notion you ever had. Unlike most struggling artists, there is no barrier to hiring a decent band,...Show More Summary

TVD Radar: Strange Freedom: Songs of Love and Protest in stores 7/14, proceeds to benefit Planned Parenthood

VIA PRESS RELEASE | Nashville-based Americana songwriter Matt Haeck was still in shock last year after Trump’s election when a new song from an artist whose album he was producing, Rayvon Pettis, shook him out of his stupor. “LaillyShow More Summary

TVD’s The Idelic Hour with Jon Sidel

Greetings from Laurel Canyon! I fell deep, through the holes of your eyes / and what I found resembles dark signs / The kind of hell I’m in ain’t enough to keep me down / the kind of hell I’m in just ain’t enough / just ain’t enough to keep me down Still I cry […] The post TVD’s The Idelic Hour with Jon Sidel appeared first on The Vinyl District.

TVD Live Shots: Alter Bridge and Nonpoint at the Regency Ballroom, 2/20

Alter Bridge is out on the road for their The Last Hero Tour, aptly named after their most recent release on Napalm Records. While the band last passed through the Bay Area in 2016 with Breaking Benjamin, they haven’t done a proper headlining...Show More Summary

The Mardi Gras Indian Orchestra at the Hi Ho Lounge on Fat Tuesday!

Finding the black Indians of New Orleans on Mardi Gras is always a challenge. Hearing them sing their songs is even more of a mean feat considering all the photographers vying for the best shot as the tribes march and meet one another. Show More Summary

Brooke Moriber, The TVD First Date

“I grew up a few blocks from Tower Records on east 4th street in NYC when CDs were the thing. I always felt like a kid in a candy store sifting through the albums.” “What I didn’t know then was how much lush, uncompressed, instrumentation I was being deprived of by only listening to digital […] The post Brooke Moriber, The TVD First Date appeared first on The Vinyl District.

TVD Premiere: Dakota Blue, “Lavalike” EP

PHOTO: PRISCILLA MARS | Following some delay, emerging singer, guitarist, and visual artist Dakota Blue has released “Lavalike,” an intriguing five-track EP. Each of the tracks on “Lavalike” were written, played, and produced by Blue, an LA native. Show More Summary

Graded on a Curve: Poison, Open Up and Say… Ahh!

With a band as great as hair metal heroes Poison, where does one even begin? With the cover of their 1986 debut Look What the Cat Dragged In, on which the boys look cuter than any of the groupies they sleazed into the sack with? Or with...Show More Summary

In rotation: 2/24/17

Vinyl comes back in Davis fair: Little did Josh Chapman realize seven years ago that when he started the Vinyl and Music Fair he had created a monster. A nice, friendly, old-school monster. What began “as a little, 10 or 15-table swap” of music is now the twice-a-year Vinyl and Music Fair with more than […] The post In rotation: 2/24/17 appeared first on The Vinyl District.

TVD Live: Lee Fields & The Expressions at the Rock & Roll Hotel, 2/18

Round about showtime Saturday night as the young backing band the Expressions were churning out the cool and lightly funky sounds of the past the way serious students from Greenpoint, Brooklyn could do in their matching paisley tux jackets, out came the front man in his sparkly blue tux jacket. Show More Summary

TVD Radar: “Signal to Noise” WFDU Fundraiser at the Mercury Lounge featuring Monsterland, 2/24–2/25

“College radio” probably conjures up images of walls of records and pimply faced geeks gently dropping a needle on a Ramones record with WWII-era radar operator headphones on. For me it’s hard to update the image I have of college radio...Show More Summary

Tamar Eisenman, The TVD First Date and Premiere, “Easy Comes Free”

“Time to get a turntable! When I moved to New York City about a year ago, I was pretty obsessed with getting a new turntable. Moving makes one buy things. However, a few months later you usually realize you don’t need half of what you bought. Show More Summary

TVD’s The Idelic Hour with Jon Sidel

Greetings from Laurel Canyon! cheat /CH?t/ verb 1. to defraud; swindle 2. to deceive; influence by fraud 3. to elude; escape: to cheat death 4. to practice fraud or deceit 5. to violate rules or agreements: to cheat at cards 6. to take...Show More Summary

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