I Love Record Stores

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    I Love Little Record Stores

    I love the music the play inside, the sights of old posters on the walls, the smell of old vinyl, basically everything about them. I love walking out and running to the car so I can listen to my new cds in the car and getting home to play the actual records i bought on my...
    bvb1123 bvb1123
    41-45, M
    Feb 7, 2011

    Home From Home

    At one point in my life, I spent a lot of time in record stores. Mostly through the 1970s and 1980s.  It was the place to be to find the latest releases and to search for interesting rarities.  Fingering through racks of album sleeves and paper covers of seven-inch singles...
    womaninbliss womaninbliss
    51-55, F
    2 Responses Dec 22, 2012
    longjohnsilly longjohnsilly
    36-40, M
    Jul 4, 2014

    Good Times, For Sure!

    Oh the times I had talking about my faves and getting introduced to music I never would have chosen otherwise. I humbly admit, I thought I knew a lot about music until I walked into my first big record store!
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Jan 29, 2011

    I like thumbing through racks at used record

    stores, looking for some gems.. very often I will just buy a stack of random lp's just for the hell of it.. I have found some great stuff this way.. Garage sales and flea markets are great places to find records also..
    Kimb69 Kimb69
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Jan 20, 2014

    Little Gateway To Heaven...

    That's what I feel like I'm walking through when I walk into the door of a record store. This overwhelming feeling of calm and peace washes over me as I stand and look around at all of the records. There's nothing like the smell of old vinyl. The sweet musky smell of music...
    explainit2me explainit2me
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 5, 2012
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