Music City Record Collector's Convention
SUNDAY,May 27, 2018 | THe Nashville Palace| 10AM-4PM
REGULAR ADMISSION (10am-5pm)
Admission is only $5 - anyone under 18 or anyone with a Nashville Boogie bracelet, and WXNA volunteers get in free.
There is plenty of free, convenient parking surrounding the building.
We will have approximately 60 vendor spaces for our sixth Nashville event! We will have vendors from all over the Southeast, with a wide variety of collectable records and other music memorabilia - scroll down for the vendor list.
The Music City Record Convention will be held at the world famous Nashville Palace, 2611 McGavock Pike, Nashville TN, 37214 The vendor space will be in the parlour room , totaling about 5,000 square feet and 60 vendor spaces.
Food and drinks will be available throughout the day.
Check out the Facebook invite for updates: https://www.facebook.com/events/363846520766947/
May 27, 2018 Music City Record Collector's Convention Vendor Guide:
1: Grendel's Choice, Nashville TN
Grendel's Choice has been serving the Nashville vinyl community since 2011. All records checked, cleaned, and play graded. From the 50s - 2000s rock, pop, blues, folk, soul, metal, jazz, country, R&B, punk, classical, Americana, British folk, glam, indie rock, local and more.
2/3: Wayne's Wax, Nashville TN
Until semi-retiring in 2016, Wayne was a record dealer at the Nashville Flea Marker for over 30 years. LPs & 45s.
4: JTB's Groovy Record Room, Cottontown TN
JTB's Groovy Record Room, based in Cottontown TN, is operated by Jason Broadrick and carries a wide assortment of vinyl records.
5: Disk Go Joe's Goodlettsville, TN
New record shop that opened in March 2018. They carry a wide variety of records, including possibly the best selection of classic country records in all of middle TN.
6: Nic's Records, Nashville TN
Long time Nashville record collectors and sellers Nic and Karen will have a wide variety of music on both LP & 45.
7: Muddy Roots Music, Nashville TN
Muddy Roots has become the leader in the support and celebration of American Roots music over the past few years. They will be on hand selling records from their new record shop, The Vinyl Bunker, which specializes in hard to find imports, as well as to promote their record label and multiple international music festivals.
8/9: CD Wolf Music, South Carolina
Import CDs: Ace, Repertoire, BGO, Esoteric labels, etc.
10/11: Depot Records, Lawrenceville GA
Record shop in GA that carries vinyl, cassettes, 8-tracks, CDs, etc.
12-14: The Great Escape, Nashville and Madison TN, Bowling Green and Louisville KY
The Great Escape has been the mid-south's leading place to buy, sell & trade used, new, collectible and out-of-print DVDs, CDs, Records, Comic Books, Games & more since 1977, and currently have stores in Nashville, Madison, Bowling Green and Louisville. They will have three booth spaces filled with vinyl LPs, 45s, 78s, CDs and other memorabilia. www.thegreatescapeonline.com
15/24: Vinyl Rescue, Pomona NY
New York based vendor selling LPs in all genres: Rock, psych, 60s, 80s, punk, jazz, fusion, soul, electronic, hip hop, and 99s/00s bands and plenty more.
16/17: Jesse Goldberg, Nashville TN
Long time local record vendor and former organizer of one of the biggest record shows in NY.
18-20 Carlos Otalora, Birmingham AL
LPs & 45s of soul, funk, jazz, disco, hip hop, black gospel, blues, psych, prog, rockabilly, garage, Latin, brasilian, reggae and no Firestone albums.
21-23: Elevator Vinyl, Nashville TN
"Elevator Vinyl is a collaborative effort featuring vinyl treasures unearthed from the collections of Nashville DJs Mindub & Chek. We specialise in 80s, new wave, alternative, and electronic, but our bins of full of EVERY genre! You never know what you might find while diggin' in our crates!"
25: Crews In The Groove, Dickson TN
"Crews in the groove has a wide verity of 60’s psych which is my main focus. Classic rock 80’s metal and 90’s rock. I carry something for everyone from the entry level collecting to grails you have been searching for. I will have my turn table with me so you can test them out or check out something you have never heard of. Thanks."
26: Vinyl Hound Records, Nashville TN
Specializing in rock/hard rock/heavy metal vinyl & memorabilia, with a smattering of other genres too.
27/28: Bobby Brabant, Atlanta GA
Atlanta based record dealer who has been doing shows since the late 70's and offers a wide variety of rock, punk, jazz and r&b on vinyl.
29: Wright Sounds, Louisville Ky
Selling rare 45s (Rockabilly, Soul, Garsge, etc.). Sealed country LPs and 12" singles. Instagram: wrightsounz
30: John Moore, Nashville TN
Former co-owner of The Groove in East Nashville. More details coming soon.
31: Scott Huffman Nashville TN
"Huge selection of rare picture discs. Also have 45s of random artist and music merchandise (shirts, buttons, posters) come by & see me."
32/33: Phil Pearson - Crazy LP Man, Simpsonville SC
Phil is based in Simpsonville SC and specializes in older vintage LPs - doo wop, blues, country, and rockabilly.
34/35: Goner Records, Memphis TN
Record label and retail store in Memphis. They put out the first records by Jay Reatard, Guitar Wolf, King Kahn & BBQ Show as well as releases by Ty Segall, Carbonas and Quintron.
36/37: Raven Records, Knoxville TN
Jay Nations has operated Raven Records from Knoxville TN since 1985, both as a brick and mortar store, and as a vendor, selling at record shows all over the eastern half of the US. Instagram: Manovinyl1. Twitter: @ravenrecords Facebook: Ravenrr85
38: Hound Dog Hoover's, Kingston Springs, TN
LPs and 45s with an emphasis on roots music: traditional country, rockabilly, blues, bluegrass and Celtic, as well as rock records priced to sell. (Hundreds of LPs for only $3 each).
39/40: Yesterdaze Records, Seneca SC
Hard to find 60s and 70s, blues, jazz, punk, prog, psych, R&B, 50's/60's
41/42: Motorsoule Vintage, Nashville TN
Dan sells Rock and Roll Records, including Classic Rock, Hard Rock, Punk Rock, Heavy Metal, New Wave, Dark Wave and Psychobilly. He will also have a box of soundtracks geared towards Rock movies, Horror movies, Sci Fi and Pop Culture.
43-45: Raymond Perry - AlbumLover, GA
Specializing in all types of music - vintage blues, jazz, R&B and rock.
46/47: Greg Demos, AL
Bringing 45s, LPs & 78s of all genres, including many obscure country 45s.
48: Papa Gato, Chattanooga area, TN/GA
County, rockabilly, R&B, soul, classic rock, etc. https://www.facebook.com/thepapagato/
49: Viv & Dickey's Oldies But Goodies, Joelton TN
Wide spectrum of Classic Rock, Classic Country, Bluegrass, Punk, Hardcore, Indie, Emo and World Music. Specializing in odd hard to find collectible 45 rpm singles. Their store in Joelton also carries vintage 1940 & 50’s Clothing and accessories, ephemera, Household knick-knacks etc.
50/51: Jax Wax, Ringgold GA
Jack Lightfoot is based in Ringgold GA, and will have 1,000 LPs of classic rock, punk, electronic, progressive, krautrock, and many Japanese white label promos.
52-54 Gutbucket Records, Duluth GA
"I am bringing a variety of genres of Lps, 45rpms and compact discs, pre-war and 1950s 78rpms, and memorabilia, such as concert posters and tour shirts."
58: Marc Elliot, TN
"I carry all genres including rock, jazz, soul, c&w, etc. I am a collector first so I have a lot of sought after LPs I am selling from my collection, but will also bring some bargain bins for the diggers. Accepting credit cards. Twitter: @kentuckyelliot
59/60: Rasslin' Records, Lynchburg VA
"Guaranteed worst records in town! featuring reggae, African, jazz, spoken word, children's, international and more truck driving records than the other guys. Steve Keene art, too!!"
61: Thrift Store Rejects, Ridgetop TN
All of the best by Perry Como, Mantovani, Herb Alpert, Roger Whittaker, Englebert Humperdinck, Vaughn Meador, Pablo Cruise, Mitch Miller, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff and Firestone Christmas Comps! Just kidding, there is no table 61.
One table: $45
two tables: $8
three tables: $120
- Load In - 8:00AM - 9:45AM. There are two sets of double doors at the back of the building that will make for an easy load in.
- The convention will be open from 10:00am - 5:00pm.
- Load Out - 5:00PM - 6:30PM.
Questions - please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org