Published on May 31st, 2017 | by LTWF0
As one of the founders of Proper Music Distribution he should be in the Guinness book of records for visiting more record shops than any other person. Following hundreds of record shop closures he toured the UK to interview 50 record shops and document their tales for a book ‘Last Shop Standing
The true story of his time spent working in and around the world of independent record retailing is every bit as colourful, funny, strange, and occasionally sad as any fictional yarn
A documentary film based on his book featured Paul Weller, Johnny Marr, Richard Hawley and lots of record shops
Over the years, he has collected a vast number of funny stories and anecdotes. He related the best of them in his laugh out loud second book ‘Strange Requests and Comic Tales from Record Shops’.
His talks from the crazy world of record retailing are guaranteed in have any music fan in hysterics