Lindsay Cates | Manager, Stinkweeds Records

Meet Lindsay Cates, the Manager and Buyer for Stinkweeds, a new and used record store in Phoenix, AZ that has been in business since 1987.  The shop was started by Kimber Lanning at just 19 years old, and they pride themselves on helping customers find music they love. As you'll read Lindsay does just that;… Continue reading Lindsay Cates | Manager, Stinkweeds Records

Annie Skinner | Co-Owner, Indy CD & Vinyl

Who doesn't love meeting someone who is truly passionate about what they do, and even if they didn't mean to be where they are, they were drawn to it like a magnet. With two degrees (Massage Therapy & Visual Communication Design) the music industry and the record store have always been her passion. A lot… Continue reading Annie Skinner | Co-Owner, Indy CD & Vinyl

Caitlin Welch & Dora-Jane Ryan | Paradise Found Records

We love introducing the vinyl community to up and coming women in the industry, it's a true testament to what we are trying to do.  So today, say hello to Caitlin Welch and Dora-Jane Ryan of Paradise Found Records & Music in Boulder Colorado.  Paradise Found formerly Bart's Record Shop, was founded in 2016 when… Continue reading Caitlin Welch & Dora-Jane Ryan | Paradise Found Records

Claudia Mendiola-Durán | Owner, Sonidos! Music & More

We recently shared a list of women owned record stores, and thankfully another local record store told us about the gem that is Sonidos! Music & More in Beltsville, Maryland.  Meet Claudia Mendiola-Durán founder of Sonidos! which opened in 2019 on her love and passion for music and its ability to bring people together. ​… Continue reading Claudia Mendiola-Durán | Owner, Sonidos! Music & More