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June 22, 2016 Cathryn Draper 0

Here at 991.com we are big fans of the British Record Shop Archive, and we thought that you might want to read or contribute to it….here’s their stated aim….. “The record shop was once the centre of every music lover’s universe, from the beginnings of the vinyl 12 inch in the 1940’s […read more…]

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HMV to open 15 stores in the Middle East

July 14, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

The high street music and entertainment chain is planning stores for Qatar, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates and more HMV has announced plans to expand into the Middle East. The company will open 15 stores in the region. The expansion is being planned by HMV owners Hilco. The restructuring company […read more…]

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The World Of Record Stores Captured In New Photo Book

June 15, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

This survey of one hundred and ninety stores from five continents might be the most exhaustive celebration of record stores ever published. After six years spent travelling the world documenting almost two hundred record stores in thirty-five countries, German photographer Bernd Jonkmanns has launched a crowd-funding campaign to help publish […read more…]