In rotation: 4/13/15

UK’s first Official Vinyl Charts launch as vinyl sales soar in 2015: The biggest selling vinyl albums and singles of 2015 so far revealed

“Record Store Day 2015 is rapidly approaching: this year it’s on Saturday, April 18th. Aside from the sale of great/limited edition/special print records, The End Of All Music has some seriously awesome things planned for this yearly celebration…”

“I would say more people order the vinyl than the digital download,” says Derrick Johnson, who plays trombone and sings in the beloved Asheville act Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band. “They see vinyl there, and they’ve got to have it.

Unloved Vinyl breathes life into Middlesbrough shopping centre: Old seventies records transformed into art installation at Cleveland Centre in Middlesbrough

9 groovy facts about vinyl records: Modern vinyl records have existed for over half of a century, and while they almost faded into obscurity, the vinyl record revival is picking up steam every year.

April is kindest month for record lovers: As far as months go, April in Hampden is a big one for record lovers.

Dublin’s Tower Records announces plans for Record Store Day next weekend: “The Dawson Street store will have a programme of events running throughout the day…”

Northamptonshire record shop preparing for International Record Store Day: “Spunout, in Gold Street, Northampton, is opening from 8.30am to 6pm on the day…”

Calgary is Canada’s new vinyl record capital: Although vinyl has been around for years, music enthusiast say the format is dust free and fresh in 2015

Lunchbox Records, others to celebrate Record Store Day April 18: “Participating record stores in the Charlotte area include Lunchbox Records and Repo Record, both in Plaza Midwood, as well as The Wax Museum on Monroe Road near Sharon Amity. The day-long event features exclusive releases, sales and giveaways at certain locations…”


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