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What to see and do in Leederville - Destination WA

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Many thanks to Destination WA/Guru Productions for producing this story highlighting some of the exciting independent businesses in Leederville. It's well worth the watch! Shouts out to the other businesses featured including: Hunter Store, Billy Black's Barbering Experience, Varga Girl - leederville, BUNN MEE & Pinchos. We are very proud to be part of such a vibrant community! Be sure to visit Vinyl Cafe & Leederville soon, you'll be glad you did!

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THE AUSTRALIAN RECORD STORE DIRECTORY

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There are now over 200 independently owned and operated record stores throughout Australia, with 194 of them currently registered as participants in the annual, global sensation Record Store Day; a special event dedicated to bricks and mortar record stores with limited releases and long awaited reissues distributed exclusively to indie record shops. Vinyl Cafe have compiled a comprehensive list of record stores; new and old, great and small, for you to pour over. After reaching out to over 200 record shops across the country, here it is. Vinyl Cafe are proud to bring you our Australian record store directory...Dig in.   Note: If you know of a...

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THE GOLDMINE GRADING SYSTEM

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 Grading Records The following is the grading system first developed by Goldmine Records. Virtually all methods currently in use for the grading of records, is based in some way, shape, or form, on this system.    Visual or Play Grading? In an ideal world, every record would be played before it is graded. But the time involved makes it impractical for most dealers, and anyway, it's rare that you get a chance to hear a record before you buy through the mail. Some advertisers play-grade everything and say so. But unless otherwise noted, records are visually graded.    How to Grade Look...

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Vinyl Cafe vs Studio Makkuro Cork Coaster Set Assembly Guide

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Proudly handmade by Studio Makkuro in Western Australia from Portuguese cork which is natural, renewable, recyclable, biodegradable and 100% environmentally friendly. This unique cork coaster set includes a smart holder design which is easy to assemble in few steps. These coasters are printed on both sides and feature album artwork from the Rhubarb Jam compilations.  UL GREENGUARD certification, eco-friendly packaging made out of recycled fibers. Coaster diameter: 100mm | Thickness: 6 mm Set dimensions: 100mm width, 120mm height, 30mm deep. Purchase yours here. 

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RECORD STORE DAY AUSTRALIA 2020 - COMPLETE LIST

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Record Store Day 2020 may have been postponed due to COVOID19 but it definitely hasn't been cancelled. This year's Record Store Day events will be spread over 4 months with events being held on the last Saturday of each month from August to November. We'll keep you up to date with any new additions to the RSD release schedule but to keep you entertained, here's the original RSD 2020 list. The best thing about the delay is that this list is going to get even bigger! ARTIST  TITLE  FORMAT INFO Alex Lahey Welcome To The Black Parade / Misery Guts...

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