Ever since I was a baby, from what my parents tell me, I’ve always loved music. My father had a nice collection of records and I would sit and watch him play them. And a kid starting in my preteens, … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl? – Michael Flowers Jr.
I remember that my first contact with vinyl happened through friends and family, who in the 70’s and 80’s were part of some of the numerous dance teams in the neighborhood, which was common at that time. In 1985, I … Continue reading Flashback: Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: Carlos José Pinto (Carlinhos)
Olá tudo bem ? Eu sou Leandro Lopes, sou locutor de rádio desde 1998, vindo aqui, contar um pouco do meu hobby, “fã do rei do pop Michael Jackson” tudo começou lá em 1989, quando o álbum Bad estava em … Continue reading Featured DJ: Leandro Lopes
Country: Brazil Genres: Funk, Soul, R&B Collecting For 20 Years I’m a worshiper of the 70s, 80s and 90s … funk and oldies music especially anything connected to Black Music. I consider myself a sincere, helpful, supportive, cheerful, deejay. Music protagonists that I am, I must choose what I want to play and always present an unforgettable show! Listening … creates a beautiful musical show! In my opinion a world without the art of music, is an uninspired world and a world without emotions. Music in particular, makes the soul transcend to a perfect imaginary and a state of equilibrium. It makes … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Rinaldo Silva
Vinyl Collector: Mehdi H. blueingreenjazz on Instagram Country: Canada Birth Country: Morocco Genres: Jazz, Soul & Rock Collecting For 8 Years That’s really a hard question. I don’t really know ‘’why’’, but I really think I couldn’t really decide and this was simply meant for me. I remember the very first record that was ever in my hand was a copy of Neil Young’s Harvest. I was looking through stuff in a flea market and came across it, I simply recognized the name because my father is a huge Neil Young fan. The copy was in bad shape so … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: Mehdi H.
I started collecting records at the age of 15 and by the age 17 I started playing in several nightclubs in the North Zone of São Paulo. I have a collection of some 1,500 records with almost 25 years of experience running a record store. I am currently owner of the store Lado C Discos, which opened November of 2006 located in Rua barão de Itapetininga, 37 – store 05 !! – having as a specialty in Black Music, Jazz, Mpb. Vinyl collecting has brought me something very precious in life, which are the friends I made through music. It … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Joao Carlos
The 80’s was an unforgettable time for me because that’s when I first heard the rap group Whodini. I understood at that moment that this was going to be my new style: Funk, Soul & Rap was coming in full … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Marcio Salzzi
Country: Brazil Genre: Rap, R&B, Funk, MPB & Jazz Collector For 25 Years My relationship with music began in the late 80’s, when my uncle who was part of a sound team, used to take me with him on gigs . … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: André Tobias
Country: Brazil Genres: R&B, Rap, Old School, Jazz, Samba & MPB Collector For 30 Years I started to have an interest in vinyl at a very young age, ever since my father gave me my very first vinyl of “The … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Glaucio Catanho
Vinyl Collector: Michael Squitiro vinylmike68 on Instagram Country: USA Genres: Mid-50’s to today. Rock, Jazz, Metal, Pop, Punk Collecting Vinyl For 40 Years (on & off) Why do I collect vinyl? How much time ya got? The obvious reasons … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl? Michael Squitiro