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Reminder: Love the Music Record Show in 1 Week, 12/4!
Love the Music Record Show 2 Weeks Away!
The Love the Music (LtM) is happy to welcome back many of our regular dealers and the addition of some new dealers for the 4 December Record Show. This is the last LtM Record Show for 2022 and it is assured to have great end-of-year bargains on all the music and memorabilia you love. Genres:Continue reading “20+ Dealers, 10K+ Records, LPs, 45s, CDs, Cassettes and More!”
Love the Music (LtM), Silver Spring’s Newest and Largest Vinyl Record Show, is set for its final event of 2022. The LtM Record Show is Sunday, December 4th with more than 20 independent dealers of Vinyl LPs, 45s, CDs, Cassettes, Memorabilia, and Clothing. The LtM Record Show is a great event to build or expandContinue reading “Love the Music Record Show set for 12/4 at Rosensteel Hall, Silver Spring!”
Vinyl Service Announcement: This Sunday, 10/16, is another great vinyl event at the Arbutus Record and CD Show, 9am – 3pm. The Arbutus Record & CD Show offers collections of thousands of the best in vinyl records, tapes, CDs, videos, books and music-related collectibles & memorabilia. More than 40 dealers spanning 60+ tables of merchandise.Continue reading “VSA: Arbutus Record & CD Show Sunday 10/16!”
Vinyl Service Announcement: The upcoming DC Record Fair is this Sunday 10/16 at the Eaton Hotel DC, 1201 K Street, NW DC. The event runs from 11:00AM–5:00PM with Free Admission. The DC Record Fair, the premier Vinyl Record Show in DC, is held semiannually and back for its 13th year. The DC Record Fair features 35+Continue reading “VSA: DC Record Fair, 10/16!”
Vinyl Service Announcement: A new source for vinyl and electronics in the MD/DC area is the Mid-Atlantic Antique Radio Club (MAARC) Radio FallFest/Vintage Electronics Extravaganza October 16 in Davidsonville MD. MAARC presents its annual large flea market and auction event for collectors and vendors of vintage electronics on 10/16 (Sunday). Items available can include antiqueContinue reading “VSA: For Vinyl, Check-out the Mid-Atlantic Antique Radio Club (MAARC) FallFest!”
Thank you to all the customers and dealers who battled a very wet and windy day to participate in the Love the Music Record Show this past Sunday (10/2). We were not able to standup the outside dealers due to the weather, although inside the Emerald Room all dealer tables were full and active. TheContinue reading “LtM Feature: The October LtM Record Show in Pictures”
Vinylphiles and Music Lovers – We are on for the 10/2 LtM Record Show. I was concerned about Ian and the Weather. Although we will have some rain and wind, we will have a full house of 22 dealers, 5 new (first time) at the show. I look forward to seeing you on Sunday! Love theContinue reading “Rain Ain’t Stopping Us; Love the Music Record Show is On for Tomorrow, 10/2!”
Each Love the Music Record Show benefits from having dealers that are new to the LtM show, and in some cases the LtM is the first time the dealer has participated in any record show. These dealers of course bring collections new to the LtM customers, and frequently have some really great deals to offer.Continue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: The New Dealers”
Welcome back Bill & Sandy to your second LtM Record Show. Bill & Sandy Sola participated in their first LtM event in August and are back with more inventory to sell. Bill & Sandy are independent dealers who carry primarily LPs of all the popular genres and top artist and carry CDs and very coolContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Bill & Sandy Sola”
Independent Record dealer Severn Savage is making a return appearance for the 10/2 Love the Music Record Show. LtM welcomes Severn and his remarkable collection of Folk Rock, Jazz, Blues, World Music and other genres plus books and other artifacts of the art. Severn co-hosts “The Blues Comes Calling” & “Ballads In The Morning” onContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Severn Savage”
LtM welcomes back independent dealer Ed Braytenbah to the 10/2 record show. Ed has participated in the prior LtM Record Shows, and always brings many exciting and well-kept selections on vinyl albums, CDs, and 45s including some factory sealed items. Ed is bringing updated stock to the LtM show, making it worth your time toContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Ed Braytenbah”
Randy Eckstein returns for the 10/2 Love the Music Record Show. Welcome back Randy! Randy is an independent dealer the core of whose collection is classic and hard-to-find rock, psychedelic rock, soul, and garage band music. Randy has been collecting for decades and all his selections are clean, in great condition, and many in newContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Randy Eckstein”
Love the Music welcomes THE MUSIC LOVER KG71 (Kirby and Nicole Griffin) back to our 10/2 Record Show. Kirby and Nicole are independent dealers who sell through Instagram as @the_music_lover_kg71, and at record shows. THE_MUSIC_LOVER_KG71 brings a broad range of Hip Hop, Funk, Metal, Soul, R&B, Electronic, and Club music as well as an extensive collectionContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: THE_MUSIC_LOVER_KG71”
Wayne Hayre and son Colton will be returning to participate in our next Love the Music Record Show on 10/2. During the week Wayne operates his company, Window Works Inc., and on weekends is a purveyor of quality vinyl records and memorabilia at record shows, flea markets, and yard sales. Wayne and Colton bring greatContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Wayne Hayre”
Welcome Kerry Hopkins to the 10/2 LtM Record Show. LtM is happy to have our resident Rush scholar back for another show. If you are a Rush fan (as we all are) you will want to stop by Kerry’s table for their music and many personal stories and Rush lore. Kerry has been collecting recordedContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Kerry Hopkins”
Welcome back Kelly Groff (Yesterday & Today Records) to the Love the Music Record Show. After taking a break for a couple events, Kelly is back for the LtM 10/2 event bringing a remarkable collection of 7″ vinyl, LPs, CDs, and memorabilia. Yesterday & Today Records (Y&T) is an integral part of the Washington MetroContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Yesterday & Today Records”
Sid Gold returns to the 10/2 Love the Music (LtM) Record Show with an exceptional collection of CDs, Cassettes, and memorabilia. Sid’s has a large variety of well-kept CDs and cassettes of rock, jazz, metal, electronic, and other genres with some hard-to-find collectables included. As well Sid collection is already discount-priced with many bargains toContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Sid Gold”
The Love the Music Record Show welcomes back Turtle Records to the 10/2 event after a summer hiatus. Vinyl lovers will look forward to diggin’ through the new stock and some very cool memorabilia Turtle Records is bringing to the LtM. Turtle Records is a couple of vinyl and music loving friends with a HUGEContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Turtle Records”
LtM welcomes independent dealer Kim Teri to our October 2nd Record Show. Kim returns to the LtM after successful participation in our June show. Kim is also a highly regarded personal trainer and has classical training in modern and jazz dance. As a result, Kim has an extensive collection of quality dance vinyl with manyContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Kim Teri”
Vinyl Service Announcement (VSA): BRB this Sunday, 9/25, 11am – 5pm. 35!!! Vendors (One of our biggest shows yet); Vinyl, Tapes, CDs, Music Memorabilia, Vintage Clothes, Books/Comics, Stereos, Plants, Art, Collectables, Cool Stuff etc. Featured Vendors… Baby’s On Fire, E2E4 Records, Yesterday & Today Records, Nerds & Diggers, Mystery Sound, Terre en Table, Kabukiman’s TreasureContinue reading “VSA: Baltimore Record Bizarre (BRB), 9/25”
Love the Music welcomes back Steve Kronberg (Krony’s Records) to the 10/2 Record Show. Steve, or Krony, of Krony’s Records is a full-time teacher who actively buys vintage record collections to bring you a never-ending, fresh selection at reasonable prices. Steve will be back outside under the tents with yellow, premium crates … over 1000 VPIContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Steve Kronberg (Krony’s Records)”
The Hatman (Bill Martin) with his wife Virginia return for the October 2nd Love the Music (LtM) Record Show. LtM is happy to have Bill & Virigina who always brings an expansive and diverse collection with new stock of vinyl and CDs to satisfy your music wants. Bill has been selling music for 40 yearsContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Bill & Virginia Martin, “The Hatman””
Welcome back Mark Shiflett to the October 2nd Love the Music Record Show. Mark has participated in LtM Record Shows earlier this year and always brings fresh stock of mint-condition new and repressed vinyl as well as clean pre-owned records. Mark (aka the Kubukiman) is an experience dealer in Vinyl Records, Cassettes, Vintage and AntiqueContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Mark Shiflett”
Welcome back Ray Brennan to the October 2nd Love the Music (LtM) Record Show bringing a broad collection of Vinyl, CDs, and memorabilia. Ray is an independent record dealer with an extensive collection of early-release Jazz, rare Classic Rock, Alt-Rock / New Wave, Beatles collectables, and rare autographed memorabilia from individual artists and bands. RayContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Ray Brennan”
The Love the Music (LtM) welcomes the return of Howard Dinkel, fasion virtuoso and music sage, to the LtM 10/2 Record Show. Howard is a multi-faceted independent dealer bringing his hand-made and exquisite tie-dyed shirts and accessory garments, a wide array of recorded music, and unique collectables. Howard’s tie-dyes are made using quality, personally selectedContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Howard Dinkel”
At the August Love the Music Record Show we were fortune to have Ed Bielaus, one of the outstanding LtM Vinyl Dealers, bring in a genuine Sylvania Exponent 4 40 portable turntable / stereo system, circa 1965. Portable turntables have again become popular with many new models on the market. The “Incomparable” Exponent 4 40Continue reading “LtM Feature: Sylvania Exponent 4 40”
Love the Music (LtM) Record Show is happy to have Ed Bielaus returning for the 10/2 event. Ed is a recorded music collector who helps people find the music they will enjoy and love. With a background of working at many DC radio station and music institutions, Ed has a broad and deep music makingContinue reading “LtM Dealer Profile: Ed Bielaus”
Vinyl Service Announcement (VSA): In promotion of the next Love the Music (LtM) Record Show on 10/2, starting 9/15 profiles of the participating dealers and features about the event. The profiles and features will be posted here on the Love-the-Music.com site, the LtM FB page and Instagram. The Love the Music Record Show is heldContinue reading “VSA: LtM Dealer Profiles & Features”
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