Results tagged with 'acme records'
Published April 15, 2015
As Record Store Day approaches (it's this Saturday), Foursquare and real estate brokerage Redfin combined forces to create some interesting data on the top 10 U.S. cities for fans of record stores. Milwaukee, whose vinyl shops I wrote about in February, clocks in at No. 5, below Portland and Chapel Hill, but above New York and Philly. Not bad.
Published Feb. 16, 2015
Here are some of the best places in town to wax musical and feed your PVC addiction.
Published Dec. 1, 2014
CD sales have plummeted this year -- as have digital downloads -- in the face of streaming music. But labels are still churning out deluxe CD reissues. Are you opening your wallet to pay for the extras?
Published June 3, 2014
What comes around goes around. And nothing proves that more than the recent attention to classic Milwaukee-made rock and roll vinyl.
Published May 13, 2013
We asked Ken Chrisien at Acme and Dan DuChaine at Rushmor - both in Bay View - and Luke Lavin at Bull's Eye, on the East Side, about how the recession affected the business, about Record Store Day and more. Their answers might surprise you.
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