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Crate Diggers Portland Vendor Spotlight: Jump Jump Music

Crate Diggers Record Fair, sponsored by Discogs, returns to its home turf of Portland, OR, for its fifth year on August 25th, 2018! Taking place once again at White Owl Social Club, you’ll find 30+ tables of vinyl for sale by some of the Pacific Northwest’s heaviest record dealers, some of the finest local DJs […]

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Crate Diggers LA Spotlight Series: MasterSounds

On October 17th, Discogs and Grimy are bringing the Crate Diggers record fair and afterparty to Los Angeles! Sponsoring the event is one of our favorite vinyl-focused companies, MasterSounds. If you aren’t familiar with MasterSounds yet, you should be! Based in the UK, MasterSounds locally designs and manufactures audio accessories using the best materials available. […]

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Crate Diggers Spotlight Series: Supreme La Rock

Ask anyone who attended last year’s Crate Diggers PDX and they are sure to talk about the after party. In particular, the DJ set from Supreme La Rock. The minute Supreme hit the decks, he had the at-capacity crowd charging the dance floor. Attendees of this year’s Crate Diggers PDX should plan on wearing their […]

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Record Store Day 2015: Myarrow’s Vinyl Scores

I waited in line at Jackpot Records only to find out that the RSD release I was looking for was sold out. So I picked up these instead: Kendrick Lamar, “To Pimp A Butterfly” La Luz, “It’s Alive” Then I texted Grippo who was in line at Music Millenium and asked him to look out […]

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Add This To Your Collection – Discogs T-Shirts, Sweatshirts and More!

“Where oh where can I get a shirt??!!” “I would also like a shirt!” “I think we all want shirts and stickers!” Does this sound familiar? It does to us! “Where can I get a Discogs shirt?” is the question we receive the most from our community members. In the past, music lovers could score […]

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Greetings from Beat Swap Meet, Los Angeles!

Last Sunday, a multitude of music lovers gathered in L.A.’s Chinatown for the September Beat Swap Meet. Established in 2007, Beat Swap Meet is a traveling record show featuring dozens of invited record collectors and dealers from all over the world, selling blues, funk, hip-hop, jazz, metal, punk, reggae, rock, soul and world 12’s and […]

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Crate Diggers Featured Vendor: Boom Wow Records

Boom Wow Records has built a reputation for having superb 45s from the ’50s and ’60s. In a city like Portland, OR, carving out a niche such as this is important. The city is home to more than 25 independently owned record stores. Over the last seven years, Boom Wow Records has built a fanbase […]

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Crate Diggers Featured Vendor: Anthem Records

What do Jamie XX, Bob Odenkirk and Derrick Carter have in common? They have all shopped at Portland’s Anthem Records. Stocked with electronic, avant garde and heavy metal music, Anthem has been selling new and used vinyl and CD’s since 2004. Most of Anthem’s new items are from the Anthem, LoDubs and Losonofono labels. “Anthem […]

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Crate Diggers Featured Seller: Zion’s Gate Records

We are proud to announce that one of our top sellers, Zion’s Gate Records, will be joining us for the Crate Diggers Record Fair, on August 23 at White Owl Social Club in Portland, Oregon. Zion’s Gate specializes in rare, out-of-print, and original pressings, but also offers a wide variety of genres. With an inventory […]

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