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Want the low down on what's new at the Plectrum this week? Check the link. Amongst some glorious LP's we've been celebrating the humble 45. I love me a single, don't you?

http://www.marrsplectrum.co.uk/forsale.html

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More new records in this week. Includes Oasis, QotSA, David Bowie, Dre Dre, Pearl Jam, TLC, Nirvana, MIA, Jeff Buckly. I could go on. Open Tuesday to Friday 10 to 4 and Saturday 11 to 2.
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We'll be stocking the new Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds strictly limited 10" Give Us A Kiss. This features two previously unavailable tracks: Give Us A Kiss and Jubilee Street (live from The Sydney Opera House). The songs feature in the award-winning film 20,000 Days On Earth. Those with a keen eye should note that Mrs Plectrum and I both have supporting roles in the movie! We were in the crowd for the Koko gig that forms part of movie. You might need VERY keen eyes...
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2 days until we throw the doors open to you vinyl hungry hoards. It's becoming a manic rush. So many records to be priced up... Here's a sneak peak. We'll be open from 11.00am on Saturday.
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Famous people and their vinyl...
These days you can pretty much guarantee that you'll spot some vinyl during every single TV ad break. Records have become ubiquitous with product placement. It seems the stars of yesteryear once played the same card... http://dangerousminds.net/comments/fam...

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Vinyl album covers in LEGO...
We've got to the point where humans have finally created an alternative universe entirely built of LEGO. Being such meticulous species it seems that we've got vinyl record art covered too. I stumbled on this site whilst aimlessly wondering  researching reco...

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It's not been a good week at the Plectrum HQ. All the little Plectrums, together with Mr and Mrs Plectrum, have had this awful winter virus. It was Middle Plectrums turn to be struck down today and have a day off school. To keep the wheels turning at HQ, wh...

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Timing is everything...
... So what kind of fool would setup new distribution contracts in December? Yeah, this kind of fool right here... We're now up and running with three independent distributors. These can supply us a huge range of the latest releases and back-catalogue items...
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