The big day is almost here. After months of speculation, a momentous keynote from Tim Cook, and record preorders, the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus will officially hit store shelve’s this Friday. Apple is going to great lengths to ensure that Friday runs smoothly for its customers and employees. We’ve tracked down Apple’s retail gameplan […]
Apple has sold a record number of iPhones during its initial pre-order weekend sales, topping the charts with 4 million units moved between when it kicked off pre-sales early Friday morning and the end of the same day. The store experienced...Show More Summary
We’re taking a long weekend and will return tomorrow, 9/2. While we’re away, why not fire up our free Record Store Locator app and visit one of your local indie record shops? Perhaps there’s an interview, review, or feature you might have missed? Catch up and we’ll see you back here on Tuesday. The post Happy Labor Day Weekend! appeared first on The Vinyl District.
We’re taking long weekend and will return on Tuesday, 9/2. While we’re away, why not fire up our free Record Store Locator app and visit one of your local indie record shops? Perhaps there’s an interview, review, or feature you might have missed? Catch up and we’ll see you back here on Tuesday. The post Happy Labor Day Weekend! appeared first on The Vinyl District.
This video was passed along to me a few days ago because people know about/of my love of records. I often revive memories of some of my favorite record stores and thus this video was presented to me on Facebook. It’s nothing more than a camera focusing on Tower Records employees putting new records on […]
Record stores seem like a dying breed these days, with stalwarts like Sound Fix, Bleecker Bob's and Kim's Music & Video all shutting their doors over the past few years. But those who are still dedicated to vinyl and purchasing music...Show More Summary
Stream the band's Record Store Day contribution. Read more articles like "EP Stream: Tame Impala – Live Versions" on PMA - Pretty Much Amazing.
One of the biggest heavy metal bands to this day is getting the audiophile treatment from Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab not once, but three times. 1982?s mammoth album Screaming For Vengeance will be mailed out from some stores today (Wednesday, July 23rd) so it’s your chance to hear the clarity of “Hellion/Electric Eye”, “Devil’s Child”, […]
Originally a Record Store Day exclusive, now available for all.
My vinyl kick is only getting worse as each day passes. I recently went to Chicago and, for the paltry price of $27, I came home with 14 records (I love used record stores). However, one of the more recent releases I picked up that I have trouble taking off my turntable is †††‘s fantastic […]
Every Day This Week I Have Walked Down To The Neighborhood Convenience Store To Purchase $6 Worth Of Local Papers (Philly, Delco And NYC) In Order To Capture A Picture Of What Is Going On In The Northeast.EVERY DAMNED DAY There Is No...Show More Summary
I was lucky in that I was able to snag a copy of Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon on Record Store Day this year. It’s quickly become one of my favorite records to pop on when I’m doing things around the house, like cooking or cleaning. The driving synth-heavy music is obscene amounts of fun […]
After 19 years apart, the original members of the ’90s alt-pop hook-monsters Veruca Salt returned earlier this year to release a 10? Record Store Day single that sounds way stronger than anyone could’ve possibly guessed. The band already made a studio-footage video for the amazing A-side “The Museum Of Broken Relationships,” and now they’ve made [...]
The Twilight Sad at BV-SXSW 2012 (more by Amanda Hatfield) Scottish indie rockers The Twilight Sad reissued their 2007 debut album, Fourteen Autumns & Fifteen Winters, in the UK on Record Store Day this year with bonus material. They're also...
Originally conceived in the UK, last year’s inaugural Cassette Store Day obviously didn’t have the same financial or cultural impact as its big brother, Record Store Day. Still, more than 28 shops — including Rough Trade in London — got involved by carrying around 50 limited-edition tape releases. Show More Summary
Apparently last year's Cassette Store Day events were considered a big enough success to stage it again. Scheduled for September 27th, Burger Records will coordinate activities in the U.S. while Kissability and Suplex Cassettes will handle biz in the UK and European Union. Show More Summary
Believe it or not, as we wade our way through the nuclear fallout of the digital music economy, there are still one or two stubborn record stores in 2014 who refuse to die. While the big-end-of-towners are faring worse than a T-rex in...Show More Summary
Eilon Paz focuses on old vinyl records and their owners: Iranian photographer, Eilon Paz takes photographs of over 130 vinyl connoisseurs and their collections in the most intimate of environments, their record store rooms. Paz, a record collector himself, thought it might might be interesting to explore the people around him whose record collections are both larger […]
Silva Screen Records released a wonderful 7? vinyl of select Terminator 2 tracks from composer Brad Fiedel‘s on Record Store Day this year and most locations sold out within minutes of their doors opening. But for those of you who missed out on the opportunity to pick one up you still have a chance! There […]
When not writing about music, I hold a day job at a record store in lower Manhattan, a pleasant profession that is heavy on downtime. “You have the best job ever, Chris,” people have said to me in passing. Little do they know that listening to music for 12 hours straight does something to a man. Show More Summary