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, I often hung around people my parents age and many of them had record collections. I even had a DJ friend. So you know the inevitable was going to happen. I started deejaying when Iwas 10.I also started my initial collection when I was in my late teens. Going to the record was so much fun. I enjoyed being exposed to … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl? – Michael Flowers Jr.
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
The Pluginin Exchange < h4> Country: Brazil Genres: MPB, R&B, Samba-Rock, Funk, Samba, Disco, Pop, Rock, Reggae & House Collecting For 33 Years I remember that my first contact with vinyl happened through friends and family, who in the 70’s and … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: Carlos José Pinto (Carlinhos)
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 . Eventually as I became older vinyl became a way to relieve the tensions and stresses of day to day life. I always felt that collecting vinyl was a healthy vice. I say that, because it was through vinyl collecting that I was able to make great friends and visit new places. Today I am directly and indirectly still involved with … 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