Staff Picks: All Time Top Vinyl & What I’m Listening To This Week

To give you, our customers, the chance to get to know the team behind eil.com, we like to let show you what we are about and what we have been listening to lately. First up is company director, Cathryn Draper.

What are your top five albums of all time?

1. Café Del Mar Vol. 9
2. Faithless – Outrospective
3. Nick Drake – Bryter Layter
4. OMD – Messages: Greatest Hits
5. Jim Tomlinson – Brazilian Sketches

What are the top five gigs you have attended?

Kraftwerk in 3D, Brighton 2017
Fleetwood Mac, London 2014
Jean Michel Jarre – Oxygene, London 2008
David Gilmour – On An Island Tour, Vienne 2006
David Bowie – Glass Spider Tour, London 1987

What have you been listening to this week?

Hernan Cattaneo – Balance

If you could take home one item we have in stock today, what would it be and why?

The Queen Flash Gordon poster from 1980 is very cool.

No matter how embarrassing, what was the first piece of music you brought?

Strawberry Switchblade Since Yesterday 7” single, bought in Woolworths!

Finally, does music really sound better on vinyl?

Yes, but only if you grew up with all the pops and crackles that are synonymous with vinyl that makes it feel more ‘real’.

 

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