Started as a used record store, Rock & Roll Heaven has expanded three times in more than 30 years to accommodate different trends in the hobby.
After more than four decades in the business, Rich Rosen still gets a kick out of collecting records. “We specialize in doo wop, R&B and soul, but after being in the business for over 40 years, you could say I specialize in every genre of music” Rosen says.
There’s a new record store in Toronto that opened in 2009, and its owners are seeing a big resurgence in vinyl
Since opening in 1981, Yesterday & Today Records has occupied multiple locations serving different markets.
By Peter Lindblad — Founded in 1981, Joe Schwab’s record store specializes in jazz but buys and sells vinyl of all kinds.
In 1988, Ron Roloff started the first all-CD record store in Madison, Wis. By the turn of the century, he brought back vinyl in a big way
In The Moment Records started as a family affair. Now Byron Greatorex is the Brattleboro, Vt., store’s sole proprietor.