Tag Archives: independent record shop

Reggie's Retro

Featured Store: Reggie’s Retro

Our latest featured store is written by Graham Jones, Sales Representative. I took a trip over to the Isle of Wight to call on the wonderfully quirky Reggie’s Retro owned by Sharon Holloway and supported by Michael Sumner. Both have amazing backgrounds, so I asked them how they ended up owning a record shop. Sharon: […]

Lucky's Record Bar

Featured Store: Lucky’s Record Bar

Lucky’s Record Bar opened on June 26th 2021 in a tiny space in the old Buttermarket in Redruth, Cornwall. Proper Music’s Graham Jones paid a visit and reckoned it is the smallest record shop in England. The smallest record shop in the UK is VOD Music in Mold, North Wales. He asked owner Kevin Downing […]

The Beat And Track

Featured Store: The Beat and Track

Graham Jones asks Paul Maskell, owner of The Beat And Track, “What was it like to open a record shop during Covid?” My anticipated first-day-of-trading apprehension dissolved just as soon as my first customer stepped through the door at 9.00am. ‘Mr Kingsmill’ as he was then known , Rich as he is now known, promptly […]

Record Store of the Day

#RecordStoreOfTheDay campaign relaunches

The Record Store of the Day campaign has relaunched today to continue highlighting the best independent record stores during lockdown 2. The campaign originally started back in March during the first lockdown and is being supported by AIM, BPI, ERA, and a host of UK Distributors including Proper. Each day, the campaign will spotlight a […]

RSD Black Friday

RSD Black Friday 2020

Record Store Day Black Friday takes place on the 27 November this year, and, although the lockdown measures will mean that no record shops in England will be able to open their doors, participating shops will be able to sell Black Friday exclusive titles online from 6pm. This year we’re distributing exclusive releases from artists […]

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