Friday the 5th of September we open our new store at 1099 Wellington St W!
Very excited about this new location in a beautifully renovated/decorated building right
next door to our old spot. The old store (at 1097 Wellington) will remain open as the The Record Centre’s Value Vinyl and will be a clearance centre for cheaper records, Books, Magazines…anything music related and is at my warehouse. This spot will also continue to sell CD’s and Blu-Rays.
Our Grand Opening Party starts at 6pm this Friday (5th Sept.) and will feature two great local bands, The SPLIT (6:30) and HILOTRONS at 8pm, Door Prizes. Cookies, Espressos and Snacks!
Hope to see you there!
I’ts Official! We are Moving to 1099 Wellington St W…
NEXT DOOR! We are taking over Character Hair Design.
It’s a beautifully renovated spot with 20′ Vintage Tin ceilings, hardwood floors…Bigger…Brighter…Better Acoustics.
Our Grand Opening Date will be August 2014.
More news in the coming weeks but for now it’s Business As Usual at 1097 Wellington St W…Lots of New and Used Vinyl hitting the bins this week.
Very Excited about Record Store Day Events…
First There is the Vinyl, We have 11 Bins full of Special RSD Vinyl.
Our fill rate was Excellent and we have one of the largest selections in town this year!
The Hilotrons are Playing Live in the Store at 4PM, Their new LP is being played live for the first time and Philip Shaw Bova is helping us record it Live to Tape! DJ Zattar (Timekode) is spinning tunes all afternoon.
Our Main Prize Giveaway is a $500 Vintage Turntable Package. Also lots of Swag to hand out…From Hintonburger of course! and SuzieQ donuts…Our new Canvas Record Bags are being given out to the first 100 shoppers… Our main draw is held at 6PM and you dont have to be present, we will call the winner! Here are a few photos we shot this week….
Remember that RSD is a good time to go out and support your favorite Indie Record Store!!
A few of this week’s New arrivals!
Two Great Box Sets and some Randon Stuff!
The Breeders- LSXX 3 LPs w/4 10 inch & booklet
Can- Vinyl box set (180g) 17 LPs!!
Bill Evans & Brookmeyer- Ivory Hunters (180g)
Flaming Lips- Hit to Death in the Future
Flaming Lips- Soft Bulletin w/CD
Keith Kouna- Du Plaisir et des Bombes
Laura Marling- I Once was an Eagle
Alanis Morissette- Jagged Little Pill
Alanis Morissette- MTV Unplugged (180g)
Nirvana- 1992: Live at Reading (180g)
Pink Floyd- Dark Side of the Moon..back in stock
Vampire Weekend- S/T…back in stock
Vampire Weekend- Vampires of the Modern City…back in stock
Jack White- Blunderbuss ..back in stock
Lucinda Williams S/T- 25th Anniversary
Lots of Used Vinyl going out today too!!…
We had a real run on Used Jazz LPs over the weekend so another 50 going out today!
Thanks to everyone who came out to our 2 Day Post Boxing Day Purge!
Now For Day 2…Saturday from 10-6 pm…we have another 200 New Sealed LPs discounted..most up to 30-40%… The front NA Bins have been freshly stocked, Used copies of Zappa, Stones, Beatles, Smiths, Talking Heads, Dylan….
Plus I am stocking the Used Jazz with another 50-75 LPs….
Cookies, Espressos, Lots of Vintage Audio Gear…with discounts up to 25%…Should be another great day!
Couldn’t find suitable graphic…how about another Replacements video…I’m very predictable