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madness12
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Just a thought..

Where do you lovely people buy your vinyl,cds,etc

I tend to mainly buy cds,but still pick up the odd vinyl through Amazon.
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Same as. Cool
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I like Bricks & Mortar shops.

Amuses my kids greatly that I actually pay for music. Very Happy
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I have a friend in Jamaica who owns a record shop and deals with coxsone jnr at studio one for represses but does pick me original 7"s up for a bit more coin otherwise fleabay can be good
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I do like to have a mooch around second hand record shops and charity shops for my vinyl..... You can occassionaly strike gold or more often silver! !
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A few decent independent record shops for you that may be worth trying. All have good online sites:

www.recordstore.co.uk
www.roughtrade.com
www.banquetrecords.com
www.rise-music.co.uk
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madness12


try pass down bham central library if you havnt already, a large selection of cds for hire and a rather large reegae section..
but at the mo as far as i know the cd section is only open wed,thur and fri.

also a nice little shop up by the old dome nxt door to richer sounds..
sells cds,vinyll and superhero comics?????
got hold of some old ub40 12inc in there for 99p each..
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Thanks for feedback...
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I mainly buy on the net because most of the record shops I walked around for the last 30 years are all closed down Crying or Very sad
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Charity shops or car boot sales when Im south.We don't have a record shop up here in Shetland,so have to rely on WWW.
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