Chestnut Hill: Local Music Store Provides a Unique Experience for Shoppers

Chestnut Hill: Local Music Store Provides a Unique Experience for Shoppers

Hideaway Music is a store located in Chestnut Hill that sells CDs, DVDs, vinyl, and vintage audio equipment. “I was looking for something else to do professionally,” said storeowner Brian Reisman, who opened the shop 13 years ago. “I saw that there was a need for a music store up in Chestnut Hill.” The shop buys […]

 Christine Mattson and Aaron Stevens

Chestnut Hill: Record Store Holds “Back to Black Friday”

Chestnut Hill: Record Store Holds “Back to Black Friday”

Almost every shop has specials on the consumer-driven holiday of Black Friday. However, Chestnut Hill’s independent record store, Hideaway Music, took part in quite a unique day. The event known as “Back to Black Friday” was part of Record Store Day’s initiative to celebrate artists, albums and traditions in music.  Hideaway Music has celebrated Record […]

 By Bradley Feldman and Khanhly Nguyen

Cedar Park: Baltimore Avenue Store Staged Vinyl Records Revival

Cedar Park: Baltimore Avenue Store Staged Vinyl Records Revival

While most people today listen to their music on their smartphones or other MP3 devices, The Marvelous wants a revival of the old way of enjoying music. Furthering that revival, The Marvelous, a record store located at 4916 Baltimore Ave., hosted National Record Store Day on Saturday April 20th in attempt to increase interest in […]

 By Joel Mason-Gaines and Megan Matuzak

University City: Record Store Day a Success

University City: Record Store Day a Success

The Marvelous record shop in University City was bustling Saturday as customers gathered for the fifth annual Record Store Day. Crowds of vinyl lovers flocked to the store at 40th and Walnut streets in anticipation of new releases on the classic medium. Popular records such as those by James Brown, Wilco and Childish Gambino were […]