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15 alternative music stars who got their start working in record stores
15 alternative music stars who got their start working in record stores
Record stores are magical places. A good, well-stocked and curated record shop with a knowledgeable staff can influence tastes, expand horizons and serve as the hub for a local musical community. It can be a community center, a place to meet with your friends, promote your band’s upcoming shows by hanging up flyers, even sell on consignment your homemade 45 with the Xeroxed sleeve and labels you a
Joy Division bandmates, family members upset over sale of Ian Curtis’ kitchen table on eBay
Joy Division bandmates, family members upset over sale of Ian Curtis’ kitchen table on eBay
Late Joy Division singer Ian Curtis became the topic of music news this week, when his former kitchen table sold on eBay in the UK for £8,400, or nearly $13,500 U.S. Though music memorabilia sales are not uncommon, this particular instance has become a controversial one. The table itself ( ...