Record Store Day Wrap Up

Hey folks, I hope you all had a good Record Store Day last week. I know I did even though it was the first RSD I spent at a different store in years and even though I didn’t get there first thing in the morning and missed a few records I had on my to-grabContinue reading “Record Store Day Wrap Up”

Record Store Viewing #10

Well folks, get out the money you’ve been saving up and rush off to the shop of your choice, because today’s Record Store Day!  As you may know, in celebration and preparation for RSD, I’ve been posting video clips, documentaries and the like about record stores and records in general. Today is my final entry in thisContinue reading “Record Store Viewing #10”

Record Store Viewing # 7

Now I haven’t actually seen this film yet, but from what I’ve seen on its website and in the trailer (as seen here) looks really great. It must be good, as it is apparently the official film of this year’s record store day. On that note, the official list for the RSD releases has beenContinue reading “Record Store Viewing # 7”

Record Store Viewing #5

This great 20 minute documentary from 2011 is about on the East Coast’s best known record shops, The Princeton Record Exchange. What’s interesting about this film is that it details how an established fixture in the vinyl world built itself from the ground up. In my opinion, this along with Scotti Records should be awardedContinue reading “Record Store Viewing #5”

Record Store Viewing #4

Just a quick post today folks, as I have a few other pressing matters at hand. Anyway, entry #4 in this series is “Selling Records: The Documentary”. What makes this mini-doc stand out is that it looks at the record store more from a business standpoint. This focus reveals how selling records actually works andContinue reading “Record Store Viewing #4”

Record Store Viewing #3

And the series continues! This 7-minute doc, Turnaround- A Vinyl Records Documentary features mainly Australian record stores and interviewees. This tribute to the record store and records in general is fairly subdued in a really great way. The film almost comes off as a relaxed visual poem, which is not exactly what one would expectContinue reading “Record Store Viewing #3”

Record Store Viewing

Well folks, it’s officially 40 days until Record Store Day 2013! It’s quite easily one of the best days for collectors of records and all music in general, and is certainly my favorite day of the year . So to get extra pumped up for this year’s installment, I’m tracking down documentaries, short films, clipsContinue reading “Record Store Viewing”