We feel this one!
The next record show is May 8-9, 2021 in Austin, Texas at the Palmer Events Center. See www.austinrecords.com for details.
We feel this one!
Insane record collections? Have they met any of OUR collectors? https://slate.com/culture/2014/06/eilon-paz-photographs-record-collectors-in-his-book-dust-grooves-adventures-in-record-collecting.html
Photographer Eilon Paz left Israel in 2008 to try his luck in New York. “It was the worst time to try your luck. It was the beginning of the recession....
More deep cuts from Doug!
Rainy Saturdays are for digging through Doug’s archives! See below!
Doug is going through the archives today. Some choice shots in here!
Three of the wildest and weirdest TX music legends playing together on one stage!
Per Doug: Jerry Jeff in NY during his Circus Maximus period - thanks for Bojangles Jerry !
Here's one more older Austin Record Convention pic - looking back towards the stage at the old Palmer Auditorium (now the Long Center). Circa 1999
Here's a shot from the Austin Record Convention back in the day - probably 1998 or 1999 - at the old Palmer Auditorium (before it became the Long Center). Those big windows sure were nice!
Is 2020 over yet? We are saddened to announce our October show has been cancelled due to Austin-Travis county gathering restrictions that have been extended through December. Register to vote and wear a mask so we can all be together again in the Spring of 2021.
Hi everyone - sadly, we've been forced to cancel our planned Fall 2020 / October show due to City of Austin and Travis County restrictions. You can read more here:
On the bright side, our Spring 2021 (May 7-9, 2021) show is our 40th Anniversary and we're pulling out all the stops! We'll be making announcements with more details in early 2021 (or maybe a little sooner).
It's a shame we won't all get to see each other this year, but what's most important is for you all to stay safe and healthy so we can spin some tunes and sling some vinyl in 2021.
Happy National Vinyl Day! Can’t believe we almost missed it! How did you celebrate?
Can’t believe we almost missed National Vinyl https://www.pghcitypaper.com/pittsburgh/5-ways-to-celebrate-national-vinyl-record-day/Content?oid=17800475
Sure, it seems like every day is national "something or other" day, but National Vinyl Record Day on Wednesday is a good excuse as any...
Did you spot yourself in the Vinyl Nation documentary? We found some of you! You can still buy a ticket for the digital screening at https://recordstoreday.com/NewsItem/9061 and the proceeds go to your local record shop you choose to buy it from.
All you musicians stuck at home, can cut your own records soon https://newatlas.com/music/yuri-suzuki-gakken-mini-record-cutter/?utm_content=125397322&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook&hss_channel=fbp-156844505601
Musician and designer Yuri Suzuki has collaborated with Japanese education company Gakken to create a cute little record cutting machine that gets music-making consumers cutting their own five-inch vinyl records in a few short minutes.
Vinyl Nation documentary will be screening online on the original RSD dates, April 18 and 19! Find your local record store that is selling the tickets in the link below to buy your ticket for this special screening and all the proceeds (minus processing fees) go to your favorite shop! And to add to the excitement guess who makes a special appearance in the documentary?
(Us. It’s us. The Austin Record Convention does.)
The documentary about the resurgence of vinyl records, the diversification of vinyl fans and what this all means for America was ready for its premiere this spring, but well, things have changed. So the filmmakers changed their plans! You can catch VINYL NATION from the comfort of your own home the....
How about one for the road, John?
Savor an hour-long set with songwriting legend John Prine.
We lost one of the greats to Covid19. Thank you for your humor and your humanity. You always made me smile through the tears. Stay home folks. Stay home. https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-country/john-prine-obit-253684/
Grammy-winning singer who combined literary genius with a common touch succumbs to coronavirus complications
Hello Austin Record Convention fans. We hope this email finds you well, despite the hectic times we are living through.
We are have some unfortunate news: the May 2020 Austin Record Convention has been canceled, and we’re going to spend all our energy making the Fall 2020 Austin Record Convention (October 16,17,18) the best it can possibly be.
We did not reach this conclusion lightly. Read this post for more information behind our decision:
Record Store Day 2020 reveals full list of exclusive releases
Record Store Day has revealed the extensive list of limited edition vinyl, cassettes, and box sets that will be available as part of its 2020 edition taking place on Saturday, April 18th.
Cool article about longtime Austin Record Convention dealers Pete and Jim Flanagan working with Thurston Moore to create an awesome record store in London!
The Sonic Youth co-founder has set up a store in London, a haven for fans of Stockhausen, Luc Ferrari – and Norwegian black metal
Tickets for the Spring 2020 Austin Record Convention are available now! Buy then online and skip the line at the ticket booth and go straight to the door.
Vinyl albums and records, CDs, posters - you name it! The Austin Record Convention has all the music you love, and treasures you never knew existed. We've been your music marketplace since 1981.
Interesting. But how does it sound?
It's made of plastic washed up on the coastline of Cornwall.
He said it’s actually his wife’s shirt 😂
Did you visit the show for the first time, got a bunch of records to start your collection but don’t have a record player? Check out these recommendations for all budgets!
The best record player you can buy today
That’s a wrap! Thank you Austin, all of our dealers and shoppers from all over the world, @pectx staff, and record lovers that came to support us or support us on social media! We’ll see you next May! Don’t forget to post your haul and tag us for a repost! We wanna see what you found! #austinrecordconvention
What do you guys think? Poster for next Spring? #austinrecordconvention #vinylrecords #recordcollector
Show us your haul, Austin! Tag us so we can see what you found this show! #austinrecordconvention #vinylrecords #recordcollector #recordfair #recordshowfinds
#konmari your collection with these sweet vintage record totes! #austinrecordconvention #vinylrecords #recordcollector #recordtotes
Hey #levitationfest and #wizardcon attendees, we’ve got amazing art, comics, music collectibles, and festival wear here at the Austin Record Convention! Come see us on our last day when all the deals are happening! #austinrecordconvention @ Austin Record Convention
Sunday Sunday Sunday! Last day of Austin Record Convention has amazing no-haggle deals! #austinrecordconvention #vinylrecords #recordcollector
Today is the day! It’s the last day of the Fall show! General admission is $5, and all the deals come out this afternoon. You can find the BEST bargains on Sunday! #AustinRecordConvention #FallShow2019
Our cute ad from 1988! DO NOT be confused by the date, this is from 1988! #austinrecordconvention
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