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Counter Culture 009: Wax and Beans

“Wax and Beans is Bury’s only independent record store, situated in a stunning Grade II listed building. Alongside our stock of new and used vinyl,

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Counter Culture 009: Slipped Discs

James Anderson, owner of Slipped Discs, previously worked as a sound engineer and an electrical design engineer.  Commuting and challenging work environments made him reconsider

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Counter Culture 008: Applestump Records

“Having just celebrated our 2nd birthday, we are still new to this game. When I say we; I run the shop with my wife Danielle and

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Counter Culture 007: The Musical Box

The Musical Box is a 4th generation, family run record shop based in Liverpool which recently celebrated it’s 76th birthday. The shop has been within

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Counter Culture 006: Next Door Records

“Next Door Records is the brainchild of Thom Parris, Louis Ray & Alfie Aukett. The three of us have different specialities in the music industry

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Counter Culture 005: Tough Love

Anja Petitto moved to Hastings 5yrs ago from London with the intention of setting up her own record shop wherever she ended up choosing to

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Counter Culture 004: Strummer Room Records

Starting as a rehearsal and recording space in owner Chris Oakes’ house, the studio paid homage to Joe Strummer, the frontman of The Clash. Chris’s

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Counter Culture 003: The Record Deck

“You can find the Record Deck floating record shop travelling the waterways, popping up in towns and at canal festivals and floating markets. Follow us

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Counter Culture 002: Dash The Henge

Dash The Henge is a record and book shop located in Camberwell, South London. We threw open the doors in October 2022 with a live

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Counter Culture 001: Sound Records

Introducing the cornerstones of our culture; the record shops. In this series we will be hearing tales direct from the shop floor. Sound Records @soundrecordsstroud