Reckless Records Runner-Up: Laurie’s Planet of Sound
Shuga is set to open its doors next month, and CEO Adam Rosen gave the Reader a tour of the new digs.
A forthcoming book chronicles the career of prolific metal bassist Dan Lilker, HoZac Archival rereleases
Current obsessions of Reckless Records buyer Dave Hofer, Gigan guitarist Eric Hersemann, and the Reader‘s Luca Cimarusti
Current musical obsessions of The-Drum’s Jeremiah Meece and Dave Mata of Impala Sound Champions
When record stores aren’t buying used vinyl directly from the public, they might find a carload of goodies at the Chicagoland Record Collectors Show.
More Pitchfork lineup predictions, a new album in installments from Redgrave, and more
New music from White Mystery and Verbal Kent, a new menswear shop co-owned by Tony Trimm, and more
Bootleg rap and R&B vinyl is thriving, even though most of the music is easy to buy or free to download.
Alex Barnett’s latest vaguely creepy drone, Black Friday music to get you off the couch, and more
Current musical obsessions of White/Light’s Matt Clark and the Mayfair Workshop’s Mark Greenberg
All the stores, in-stores, discounts, and goodies for Record Store Day 2013
A new Sybris single that doubles as a D&D module, a Tyler, the Creator sighting, and a one-off BBU reunion