Jessi Zilka| Owner, Jesse Carl Vinyl

I was able to connect with Jessi through social media, and loved the story about how her community embraced her passion for vinyl and she ended up opening her shop. She is the owner and operator of Jesse Carl Vinyl located in the heart of downtown Lakeland, Florida. My goal as a record store owner… Continue reading Jessi Zilka| Owner, Jesse Carl Vinyl

Michelle Allen Co-Owner, Genevieve Stout Manager, and Jennifer Trumbull Assistant Manager | Bananas Records

When I started this blog one of the first shops that came to mind was Bananas Records in St. Pete (St. Petersburg) Florida.  I knew that one of the owners was a woman and with the quantity of records and size the shop(s) have become not only for record collectors but as a part of… Continue reading Michelle Allen Co-Owner, Genevieve Stout Manager, and Jennifer Trumbull Assistant Manager | Bananas Records