Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Joao Carlos

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

Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Edson do Clube do Vinil 

Appearing on Soul: Voce e Eu – July 28, 2018 DJ Edson do Clube do Vinil  At a young age I was influence of my Uncle Gilberto, I began to listen to a lot of music from my country such as; accordionist and guitarist Sivuca and samba legend Martinho da Vila. As the years passed, my stepfather became my next major influence musically  because he listened to Black Music.  After awhile I began to enjoy Black Music like Earth, Wind & Fire, Jimmy Bo Horne, Michael Jackson & KC.  I was also influenced by the funk of the 80′ and … Continue reading Why Do I Collect Vinyl?: DJ Edson do Clube do Vinil