Articles tagged “record shops”

Record Palace Amsterdam Celebrates 30th Anniversary In Paradiso

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If your record shop celebrates its 30th anniversary and is based across the street from Amsterdam’s iconic music venue Paradiso, then it’s clear where to throw the anniversary party! That’s what some of Record Palace owner Jan van Dorsten’s friends thought too. They planned the event at Paradiso before telling him and worked on getting […]

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The Discogs Guide To Amsterdam Record Shops

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With a Discogs office based in Amsterdam, how could we not have a Discogs Guide to Amsterdam Record Shops? Whether you’re into Techno, World Music, Funk, Soul, Rock, Classical Music or Dutch ‘Smartlappen’, and whether you like your record shops spacious and stylish, more cosy or rough around the edges: with over 30 record shops […]

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Crate Diggers Spotlight: MadCity Music

The Discogs community is and has always been a collaborative effort, and we take pride in supporting our sellers. Last year, Discogs took Crate Diggers events around the world and as a result, we are launching a new series via the Crate Diggers brand that has a simple mission: Highlight record stores and our music collecting community worldwide.  After […]

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Crate Diggers Spotlight: Spätkauf With White Centipede Noise At A-Musik

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Crate Diggers is all about supporting the record collecting community around the world. In the Crate Diggers Spotlight series we highlight record shops and their (local) initiatives to celebrate music and the record culture. This time, we want to put a-Musik and their monthly late night shopping event “Spätkauf” in the limelight. a-Musik record shop is […]

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The Discogs Guide to Record Stores in Calgary

We were in Calgary, AB, Canada at the beginning of May 2018 to attend the Calgary Music Collectors Show. This was our second time in the great city of Calgary, and we love attending the CMCS, as the local record collector community is very warm and welcoming. As usual, when we attend a record fair, […]

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Crate Diggers Spotlight: The Mixtape Shop

The Discogs community is and has always been a collaborative effort, and we take pride in supporting our sellers. Last year, Discogs took Crate Diggers events around the world and as a result, we are launching a new series via the Crate Diggers brand that has a simple mission: Highlight record stores and our music collecting community worldwide.  For […]

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The Discogs Guide To Record Stores In San Diego

For the past couple years, Discogs has been proudly supporting San Diego, California’s Vinyl Junkies Record Swap, which takes place bi-monthly at legendary local venue The Casbah. In April 2017 and 2018, we’ve made it out to attend the event ourselves. We always make an attempt to visit as many local shops as we can […]

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Crate Diggers Spotlight: Salt Box Records

The Discogs community is and has always been a collaborative effort, and we take pride in supporting our sellers. Last year, Discogs took Crate Diggers events around the world and as a result, we are launching a new series via the Crate Diggers brand that has a simple mission: Highlight record stores and our music collecting community worldwide.  For […]

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10 Reasons To Go Record Shopping In Athens, Greece

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Last week we were in Athens, Greece for the first time, to attend the Vinyl Is Back Record Fair. As if the astonishing Acropolis rising up in the middle of the city, the mouth-watering food and the 20 degrees Celsius temperature in March weren’t enough, the city of Athens stole our hearts for another reason; […]

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Electric Fetus Is The Gem Of The Twin Cities

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Congratulations to Electric Fetus on their 50th anniversary! It takes a lot of effort and passion to reach such landmark. Last year, we interviewed Stephanie Covart Meyerring, owner of this iconic record store. Long live Electric Fetus! The music scene of Minneapolis has long been a thing of legend, thanks in no small part down […]

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