The Daily Soundtrack

I’m Derek. I’m a vinyl addict

Derek Pringle, the former England cricket all-rounder, has long been hooked on the sound of music – and the collecting of it too.  Music, along with certain smells, transports me to a previous time and place quicker and more faithfully than anything else. Dr Who may have his Tardis but records, their mysteries

Capture the funky mood

Ben Blackmore recommends an essential soundtrack for lockdown listening. Having signed off on the anxiety-inducing score for Francis Ford Coppola’s The Conversation, David Shire began work next on The Taking Of Pelham One Two Three, a stylish 70s potboiler starring Robert Shaw and Walter Matthau. But while The Conversation’s suspenseful soundtrack is an

Support your record shop

Music is good for the soul. And your local record shops are here to help see you through these trying times. Whilst many have closed their doors temporarily, they are still working hard to get the records you love to you. Dealing with the Covid-19 virus is the biggest challenge the independent retail

Finest Floyd

Classics never go out of style they say and so we are delighted to announce our outstanding collection of Pink Floyd records, now on sale at The Record Album, just in time for the visit of Nick Mason’s Saucerful of Secrets tour to the Brighton Dome next month. Starting from near the very