Support All About Jazz All About Jazz needs your help and we have a deal. For $20, we'll hide those pesky Google ads that appear on every page, plus this box and the slideout box on the right for a full year!


I want to help
1

Add Your Favorite Record Store to Discogs' New Vinylhub

SOURCE:

Sign in to view read count
Discogs is a combined music database, marketplace and community featuring both vinyl and CDs though I mostly associate it with vinyl. This week they launched a new site, VinylHub, as a “Discogs for Record Shops." There are already 1480 shops listed and 1990 members on the site. If your favorite record shop isn't on there, shouldn't you be listing it?

Discogs launched VinylHub earlier this week (via @hifidelics).

Here's the reason:

“The mission of Discogs is to build the biggest and most comprehensive music database and marketplace online. A site with discographies of all labels, all artists, all cross-referenced and an international marketplace built off of that database."

“With VinylHub we are extending this mission to document every physical record shop on the planet. You, our amazing community members, can help us achieve this goal by documenting your favorite local and regional shops!"

VinylHub's really pretty simple which is a good thing. It's a list of shops that can be searched or browsed each with a one page entry with basic info and a map.

You can also search for shops via a map interface on the Explorer page. The link is in the nav bar to the right of “Add Store." A bit unintuitive but there it is.

There's plenty more to do and there's a forum if you want to get involved in where things are going.

Related: All About Jazz Introduces Discographies!

Continue Reading...

This story appears courtesy of HypeBot.
Copyright © 2016. All rights reserved.

Shop

Post a comment

comments powered by Disqus

All About Vince Guaraldi!

An exclusive opportunity for All About Jazz readers to participate in the celebration of a jazz legend.