A number of independent music shops across the East Midlands have signed up to take part in this year’s Love Record Stores event.
The initiative was originally launched online in 2020 to support record shops during the pandemic, with the 2021 edition now taking place physically in stores.
Supported by the Association Of Independent Music (AIM), this year’s event will take place on Saturday, September 4
54 exclusive vinyl editions will be available and can be purchased instore from 9am, while any remaining stocks will be available online from 9pm that evening.
The event features exclusive releases and limited edition records from artists including Sharon Van Etten, Sonic Youth & The Pastels, Shame, Angel Olsen, Bicep, and Soulwax.
The following stores and online stockists in the East Midlands will be taking part…
DERBY – Reveal Records is an online store based in Derby. See their website HERE
LEICESTER – Rockaboom, 18 Malcolm Arcade, Leicester LE1 5FT. Find their Facebook page HERE
NOTTINGHAM – Rough Trade, 5 Broad St, Nottingham NG1 3AJ. See their website HERE
CHESTERFIELD, DERBYSHIRE – Tallbird Records, 10 Soresby St, Chesterfield S40 1JN. See their website HERE
LOUGHBOROUGH, LEICESTERSHIRE – Left Legged Pineapple. See their online store HERE
MANSFIELD, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE – See their online store HERE