Minneapolis Record Show


The April 4th Record Show at Surly has been postponed.

Please watch this site and Facebook for updates.


Location: 520 Malcolm Avenue S.E.

9am to 4pm, at Surly Brewing Company (get directions)

Admission is only $2 for a full day of crate-digging at the original Twin Cities Record Show. Dozens of tables full of cool vinyl and other music related goodies. Tons of free parking. Amazing food and drink choices from the fine folks at Surly.

Sponsored by KFAI Radio 90.3



1956 Hilltop Drive Intermission Spot
May 9, 2015, 2:13 pm
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hilltop45

Circa 1956 intermission announcement from long defunt Twin Cities Drive Theater, The Hilltop read by WLOL DJ Bob Bradley



The Chanticleers “Show Me” Minnesota 45 #46
February 10, 2014, 2:24 pm
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showme45Circa 1967 cover version of the Joe Tex hit by The Chanticleers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



The Deacons “Baldie Beat” Minnesota 45 #44

baldiebeatCool 1964 release by East Side of St. Paul group The Deacons.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



The Underbeats “Annie Do The Dog” Minnesota 45 #43

annie45Classic 1964 garage rock from Minneapolis group The Underbeats led by Jim Johnson.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



The Vilados “Wild Party” Minnesota 45 #42

wildparty45Cool circa 1963 primitive instrumental from mystery group The Vilados.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



‘Twas Brillig “Dirty Old Man” Minnesota 45 #41
January 28, 2013, 11:13 am
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dirtyoldman45Classic 1967 garage punk from Ely, Minnesota group The Electras AKA ‘Twas Brillig.

Written and produced by Warren Kendrick.



Rene Waters “Zoomerang Jungle Fever” Minnesota 45 #39
November 23, 2012, 12:14 pm
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Cool 1964 release by Rene Waters. Does anybody have any information on this guy?

 



Jerry Roberts & The Toppers “Change Your Mind” Minnesota 45 #34

Excellent moody rocker by Jerry Roberts and The Toppers.

Released in 1959 on the legendary Gaity label.



The Del-Valaros “Pedro” Minnesota 45 #31
March 29, 2012, 4:16 pm
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Obscure early 1960’s “Tequila” rip-off from The Del-Valaros.