I am not a store. I am a collector. I have bought a ton over the years. I sell to curate, to pare down, and to get things to people who value them more than I do.

I SELL
You want something I've got? Make an offer.

I COLLECT
Punk/Wave/HC/Indie
70s & 80s Metal/Thrash/Crossover
Pop/Rock Vinyl, Rock N Roll era (~1955-1991)
80s rap/hip hop,
Anything popularly interesting (Frank Sinatra, Francoise Hardy, Julie London)
60s/70s Soul

Shows:

7 Seconds, The Adicts, Agnostic Front, Bad Religion, The Stooges with Iggy Pop, Television

Adam Ant, Elvis Costello, Bim Skala Bim, Das Damen, Dinosaur Jr., Mitch Easter, Fishbone, Billy Idol, The Jesus And Mary Chain, Living Colour, Midnight Oil, Missing Persons, Naked Raygun, Graham Parker, The Psychedelic Furs, Public Image Limited, Rollins Band, Siouxsie & The Banshees, Social Distortion, Jonathan Richman, Chris Stamey, The Sugarcubes, with Björk, The Toasters

LTJ Bukem, Moby, New Order, Nine Inch Nails, The Foreign Resort

Bailter Space, Air Miami, Beck, The Bats, The Freddy Jones Band, Freedy Johnston, Grifters, Guided By Voices, Juliana Hatfield, Hazel (4), Helium (3), Labradford, The Lemonheads, Jane's Addiction, Lois (3) with Guy Picciotto, Love Child (3), Madder Rose, The Magnetic Fields, The Mommyheads, Rebecca Odes, The Paladins, Pavement, Pegboy, Pixies, Polvo, Poole, Portastatic, The Posies,

Lush, Mercury Rev, My Bloody Valentine, Pale Saints, Ride

Antiseen, Archers Of Loaf, Bikini Kill, The Dambuilders, Cows, Don Caballero, Double Dynamite, The Figgs, Hammerhead (2), Helmet (2), Hole (2), Holy Rollers, Jawbox, Jawbreaker, The Jesus Lizard, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Nirvana, Rodan, Royal Trux, Ruins, S.F. Seals with Barbara Manning, Screaming Trees, Sloan (2), Small Factory, The Smashing Pumpkins, Sonic Youth, Soul Asylum, Southern Culture On The Skids, The Spinanes, Squirrel Nut Zippers, Superchunk, Throwing Muses, Tiger Trap, Treepeople, Tsunami, Universal Order Of Armageddon, Urge Overkill, Velocity Girl, Versus, Veruca Salt

81 Mulberry, Aftertax (2), Ashley Stove, Balooka Roux, Beatless (2), Billyclub Fest, Bicycle Face, Capsize 7, Cursive, Dillon Fence, Erectus Monotone, Evil Wiener, Family Dollar Pharaohs, Finger (2), Flat Duo Jets with Dexter Romweber, Geezer Lake, The Go Wheels, Gravity's Pull, Grover (6), Special Agents Of Her Majesty's Secret Cervix, Jennyanykind, Johnny Quest, June (8), Metal Flake Mother, Mind Sirens, Minerva Strain, Orange Driver, Picasso Trigger, Pipe (2), Queen Sarah Saturday, Red Star Belgrade, Rubbermaid, Spatula, Sex Police, Shinola, Small, Small 23, Soccer (2), Tinsel (2), Tractor Hips, Vanilla Trainwreck, The Veldt, Well Nigh Forgotten, What Peggy Wants, Yeti (5), Zen Frisbee

Alkaline Trio, Andrew W.K., Anti-Flag, Built To Spill, The Bouncing Souls, Coheed And Cambria, Common Rider, Detachment Kit, Droids Attack, H2O (7), Hot Water Music, The International Noise Conspiracy, Japanther, Lawrence Arms, Less Than Jake, Milk At Midnight, Miranda Sound, MxPx, NOFX, The Promise Ring, Rock Star Club, Teenage Bottlerocket, The Tossers, Frank Turner, Dan Vapid And The Cheats

A Day To Remember, A Lot Like Birds, August Burns Red, Awolnation, Backtrack (2), Between the Buried and Me, Bleached, The Blind Shake, The Bronx (2), Chiodos, Code Orange Kids, Fireworks (11), Gaslight Anthem, Gogol Bordello, Infected, LALA LALA, Nobunny, No Parents, OBN III's, Of Mice & Men, Polar Bear Club, Prima Donna (4), Russian Circles, Terror (3), Thee Oh Sees, White Mystery,

Garrison Keillor, Dierks Bentley, Elvin Bishop, Kix Brooks, Wynonna Judd, The Backsliders, Calexico, Chicken Wire Gang, The Henry Clay People, Larry and His Flask, Tift Merritt, Reverend Horton Heat, The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band

Luka Bloom, Mark Curry (2), Ani DiFranco, Indigo Girls, Roger Manning, Charlotte Martin, Nikki Meets The Hibachi

Blue Oyster Cult, Body Count (2), Dokken, Gwar, Mama's Boys, Aldo Nova, Quiet Riot, Ratt, Slash's Snakepit,

The Ides Of March, James Taylor, The Rolling Stones, Carlos Santana, U2, George Shearing

Bo Diddley, Aretha Franklin, Buddy Guy, Jennifer Holliday, B. B. King, Johnny Lang, Stevie Wonder, Four Tops, The O'Jays, The Temptations, The Whispers, Earth, Wind & Fire, Kool & The Gang, Leslie Odom

Barenaked Ladies, Black Eyed Peas, Collective Soul, Elastica (2), Fall Out Boy, Guster, Imagine Dragons, Lenny Kravitz, Lifehouse, Michael McDermott (3), Minus The Bear, Neon Trees, The Offspring, Kevin Page, Spin Doctors

Cypress Hill, The Goats, Ice-T,

Gipsy Kings, Mario Marzi with Simone Zanchini, Bruno Canino, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Orchestra with Leonard Slatkin, Chicago Lyric Opera Orchestra with Bernard Haitink and Till Fellner, Grant Park Orchestra with Alisa Jordheim and Tyler Duncan (2), Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Nicholas Kraemer with Music of the Baroque Orchestra, Pino Feola with Krishnasol Jiménez Moreno, Yo-Yo Ma

Death and the Powers, Composed by Tod Machover (Chicago Opera Theater, 2011): Conducted by Gil Rose, with James Maddalena, Hal Cazalet, Emily Albrink, Douglas Dodson, Sara Heaton, and David Kravitz

Medea, Composed by Marc-Antoine Charpentier (Chicago Opera Theater, 2011): Conducted/Directed by Christian Curnyn, with Anna Stéphany, Paul LaRosa, Evan Boyer, Colin Ainsworth, and Micaëla Oeste

HE/SHE, (Chicago Opera Theater, 2011), piano accompaniment by Craig Terry, and backing vocals by Brandy Lynn Hawkins, Lelia Bowie, Hannah Dixon, production comprising:
Frauenliebe und Leben, Composed by Robert Schumann, sung by Jennifer Johnson (4) (Jennifer Johnson Cano); and
The Diary of One Who Disappeared, Composed by Leoš Janáček, sung by Joseph Kaiser

Aida , Composed by Giuseppe Verdi (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2012): Conducted by Renato Palumbo, with Marco Berti (2), He Hui (http://www.hehuisoprano.com/)

Der Rosenkavalier , Composed by Richard Strauss (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2016): Conducted by Edward Gardner, with Sophie Koch, Amanda Majeski, Christina Landshamer, Matthew Rose (3), and Martin Gantner

The Magic Flute, Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Die Zauberflöte) (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2017): Conducted by Rory Macdonald (2), with Matthew Polenzani, and Christiane Karg

Norma, Composed by Vincenzo Bellini (Lyric Opera of Chicago, 2017): Conducted by Riccardo Frizza, with Sondra Radvanovsky, Elizabeth Deshong, Andrea Silvestrelli, and Russell Thomas (3)

Don Giovanni, Composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Michigan Opera Theatre 2019): Conducted by Christopher Allen, with Daniel Okulitch, Ellie Dehn, Nicole Cabell, Matthew Burns, Geoffrey Agpalo, Ricardo Lugo, Avery Boettcher, and Allen Michael Jones
Recent Activity
submitted The Ramsey Lewis Trio - Stretching Out. about 4 hours ago
submitted Carpenters - It's Going To Take Some Time. 7 days ago
submitted Delain - Chrysalis-The Last Breath / The Monarch. about 1 month ago
submitted The Clash - The Clash. 11 months ago
submitted Rod Stewart - Atlantic Crossing. about 1 year ago
submitted Kopecky Family Band / Ivan & Alyosha - Animal / I Was Born To Love Her. about 1 year ago
submitted Various - The History Of Country Music - Volume 3. about 1 year ago
submitted Jack Arthur With The Diplomat Orchestra & Chorus* - Puff And Toot. about 1 year ago
submitted Various - #1 Country Top Hits Of The 70's. about 1 year ago
submitted Bobby Vincent - Love Is A Woman And A Man. about 1 year ago
submitted Mighty Clouds Of Harmony - Devil Can't Harm A Praying Man / This Train Is Gone. about 1 year ago
submitted John Summers - Looking In Windows / Don't Fool Yourself. about 1 year ago
submitted The Tony Scott Quartet - South Pacific Jazz. about 1 year ago
submitted Lalo Schifrin - Kelly's Heroes - Music From The Original Sound Track. about 1 year ago
submitted Elmer Bernstein - Return Of The Seven (Original Movie Soundtrack). about 1 year ago
submitted Hugh Masekela - Hugh Masekela's Next Album. about 1 year ago
submitted Yes - Classic Yes. about 1 year ago
submitted The Police - Synchronicity. over 2 years ago
submitted Ivan Jose "El Niño Campesino"* - Oh Pintor / A Ti Papa. over 2 years ago
submitted Tin Angel (2) - Keep Love Burning. over 2 years ago
submitted Julio Jaramillo - Para Colleccionistas. over 2 years ago
submitted Lolita Echeverria - Toda Una Mujer. over 2 years ago
submitted Grupo Arco Iris Del Cusco - Desde El . . . Tawantinsuyo. over 2 years ago
submitted Paulina Tamayo - La Grande De Ecuador. over 2 years ago
submitted Dacho Pablo Y Su Conjunto - Vol. 4. over 2 years ago
submitted The Illinois Jacquet Quartet with Wild Bill Davis - Nite Out / No Sweat. over 2 years ago
submitted Stephen Stills - Stephen Stills 2. over 2 years ago
submitted Nina Simone - Nina At Newport. over 2 years ago
submitted Various - Sentimental Me, Sentimental You. over 2 years ago
submitted Various - Golden Hits. over 2 years ago
submitted El Jibarito De Las Piedras - Nostalgia Navideña. over 2 years ago
submitted Olga Guillot - Canciones Que Siempre Quise Grabar. over 2 years ago
submitted Various - The Best Of Buddah. over 2 years ago
posted a comment on Michael Quatro Jam Band* - Look Deeply Into The Mirror. over 2 years ago
Fantastic album - fair amount of era-correct prog with touch of jam and psychedelia, but some really ahead of its time electronic (parts of B-side could come from Virgin Suicides soundtrack).
posted a comment on Milk Teddy - Going To Sri Lanka. over 2 years ago
I like this disc - but I can't help but think, 'didn't I hear this in 1993? In Chapel Hill? Or Richmond? Or Auckland?'
submitted Ernie Coyote Garza - Nights Are Cold / Life Ain't Easy. over 2 years ago
submitted The Short-Timers - ¡No Safety!. over 2 years ago
submitted Johnny Lester Trio Plus One - Volume VII. over 3 years ago
submitted Johnny Lester Trio Plus One - Volume III. over 3 years ago
submitted Johnny Lester Trio Plus One - Volume II. over 3 years ago
submitted The Newbeats - Bread And Butter / Run, Baby, Run. over 3 years ago
submitted Original Don Cossack Chorus* Conductor Serge Jaroff - Favorite Encores. over 3 years ago
submitted R.E.M. - Dead Letter Office. over 3 years ago
submitted The Irish Minstrels - "Fiddlers Green". over 3 years ago
submitted The Chiefs (3) - Apache! / Dee's Dream. over 3 years ago
submitted Pink Floyd - The Wall. over 3 years ago
submitted Paul Revere & The Raiders Featuring Mark Lindsay - Hard 'N' Heavy (With Marshmallow). over 3 years ago
submitted Marshall Crenshaw - Marshall Crenshaw. over 3 years ago
submitted Plead The Fifth - Life Sentence. over 3 years ago
submitted Various - Souvenir Beriozka - Сувенир Березка. over 3 years ago