Category Archives: record stores

The humble 7″

From Norman Records The humble 7″ is the smallest of the vinyl formats (not including the ridiculous 5″) and it’s the perfect medium for transporting a couple of new songs by up and coming bands straight into your ears. They’re … Continue reading

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International Record Store Day

Yes folks, Saturday April 19th is International Record Store Day so come & celebrate at Wellington City’s true independent record store – Slow Boat Records. For Record Store Day (, Slow Boat is proud to announce that we will be … Continue reading

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Anyone got a spare US$3m + ??

This is making me drool, tho’ I’d have nowhere to put it all! The World’s Greatest Music Collection : 3 Million Records, 300,000 CDs, 6 million+ Song Titles Fuller story here at Idolator Bill

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Record Stores: outlook not so bleak?

Nice article in the Guardian about how specialised record stores are carving out a niche & staying alive here. Big shout out to the fine folks at Wellington’s only independent record store that matters: Slow Boat! Bill

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