last record store day, nicolas jaar released an exclusive 12? that sold-out instantly of two remixes: one featuring brian eno, and the other featuring grizzly bear. not many people have the courage to handle remixing those two artists’ style of music but nicolas jaar collectively creates a haunting release garnering his taste for the dark, […]
“The first memory I recall (must have been about age 5 or 6) of vinyl was my parents’ collection. They had a record player and their records stored in an armoire under the TV set in the living room. I remember hearing the Tale of Peter Rabbit and noticed the other records in the collection. Show More Summary
by Alex Balk WARNING: Listening to this song will briefly transport you back to a time when not only did record stores still exist but you would spend hours combing through their wares wondering whether or not you should buy an album based on its cover and what you'd heard or read about the band. Show More Summary
After five seasons of recording cult-worthy covers on "Glee," Lea Michele is finally set to release her very own studio album. Her debut solo record, "Louder," will hit stores on March 4 of next year, and to tease the project, Michele...Show More Summary
Is the digitization of music killing the record store, or should stores simply adapt their business model to be successful with the contemporary moment?
Writer/Artist: Ed Piskor Publisher: Fantagraphics Release Date: December 4, 2013 If you spent a large part of the 1990s in Tower Records, you probably used to pick up the store’s excellent (and thick!) magazine, Pulse!, which regularly...Show More Summary
Off his sold-out Record Store Day 7-inch.
The NSA collects nearly 5 billion records a day on the locations of cell phones overseas to create a huge database that stores information from hundreds of millions of devices, including those belonging to some Americans abroad, the Washington Post reported Wednesday. Documents provided to the Post by NSA leaker Edward Snowden detail how this [...]
If Professor Longhair had recorded nothing but ‘59’s “Go to the Mardi Gras” he would still be a national treasure. But fortunately he recorded a whole lot more. And it’s a likely story that record store shelves have been undernourished...Show More Summary
Band of Horses at Lollapalooza 2013 (more by James Richards IV) Seattle indie folk-rock collective Band of Horses just released the Acoustic at The Ryman 7" for Record Store Day Black Friday which featured unplugged versions of "No One's Gonna...
Cyber Monday hit a new record this year as shoppers skipped physical stores for deals on websites. Monday shopping brought in $1.735 billion in desktop online spending this year, making it the most lucrative online shopping day in history. Show More Summary
At 26 years old, Amber “Sevyn” Streeter has already lent her pen to tracks for an elite roster of R&B players including Chris Brown, Brandy, Kelly Rowland, Alicia Keys and Estelle. Streeter recently signed with Atlantic Records and has released her debut album in which her soulful, urban sound is finally in the spotlight. The […]
Ah, the holiday season. Is there a better time to round up the family and head to a record store? We think not. In fact, because it’s the absolute right time to support your local mom and pop, brick and mortar record shops, we invited...Show More Summary
Imagine a robot hovering overhead as you go about your day, driving to and from work, heading to the grocery store, or stopping by a friend's house. The robot records your every movement with a surveillance camera and streams the information to a government command center. Show More Summary
With website improved, Obama to pitch health plan (Reuters) Joe Biden condemns China over air defence zone (FT) Tally of U.S. Banks Sinks to Record Low (WSJ) Black Friday Weekend Spending Drop Pressures U.S. Stores (BBG) Cyber Monday...Show More Summary
Though you can't quite call it a comeback, indie record stores in the States are making news with events like Back To Black Friday. But the biggest news draws on England's love of vinyl with the opening of Rough Trade NYC adding to two London locations. Show More Summary
Miley Cyrus stopped by Freakbeat Records in the Valley on Sunday to buy a load of used rock albums, but RadarOnline.com has exclusively learned the credit card she used to… READ ON
A new location has opened in Williamsburg, so what is this record store doing that all the others failed to.
Then you should go to books/games/music store Adventures Underground in Richland, where a certain section of records is labeled mainly by cover images. Like so: AM Right on. Other sections included "Triplets" and, if I remember correctly,...Show More Summary
(NEW YORK) — Retailers got Americans into stores during the start to the holiday shopping season. Now, they’ll need to figure out how to get them to actually shop. Target, Macy’s and other retailers offered holiday discounts in early November and opened stores on Thanksgiving Day. Show More Summary