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Hawaii 233 Fulwood Road.

Fed up with Barry chiding me that I only ever add shops to this site’s local index after they’ve shut, we finally tag the legendary Sheffield record shop Record Collector onto our listings! Read more about it under Record Collector.

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Marchi, Italy

Always nice to have material sent in by other vinyl collectors interested in the packaging. Here is a good example of and album size record bag from the Marchi shop in Florence, Italy.  As was often the case, the shop … Continue reading

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Beverley Minster

A nice new vinyl shop in East Yorkshire makes Beverley worth stopping off in (as if the quaint town, old style market square, Georgian buildings and an impressive old Minster were not enough already!).

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Sheffield shop moves…

Vinyl Demand is only a small Sheffield operation but manages to cram a lot of records into that modest space. After a year in an old works, they’ve just moved down the road, so I thought it was about time … Continue reading

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Record Store Day 1972

To mark this year’s record store day, a look back at another of Sheffield lost indie chains, Bradleys.

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Record Shop Archive

Happily the apathy from local arts organisations about popular culture exhibitions in Sheffield isn’t reflected everywhere (you’ll have to excuse my grump – two years running now I’ve been up for doing a sleeve art display for the Sensoria music … Continue reading

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Last Shop Standing – the movie

The book Last Shop Standing by Graham Jones took a look at the vanishing record stores in Britain, talking to owners current and ex. Published in 2009 it was a hit with readers, a piece of research which was done … Continue reading

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