shop sleeve single selection

Sydney Scarborough Records, HullA gallery of workmanlike 7″ card sleeves produced for local record shops in the fifties and sixties, which have been serving serving as singles storage for over fifty years. Handmade type and vintage logos abound on these provincial offerings from Reading Co-Op, Canns in Sheffield, Jeavons in Newcastle, Sydney Scarborough in Hull, Savilles in South Shields and Vallances in Leeds.

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About simon robinson

Having worked as a designer mostly in the music industry, and mainly in the reissue sector, I now concentrate on the design and publication of books about popular culture - and even write some of them.
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2 Responses to shop sleeve single selection

  1. simon wells says:

    Indeed I couldn’t find much information about Sydney Scarborough Records on the web, or even photographs. However, as an artist I decided to paint Syd Scarborough’s of Hull from memory and an old photograph my mum had. Not sure if I can post it here, maybe a link? https://www.etsy.com/uk/listing/245242802/limited-edition-postcard-of-original

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