Fatima Chantel | Owner, Crateism and Blush Music Co.

Crateism and Fatima have been on our radar for awhile now, so we're thrilled to be able to pin her down for an interview.  Fatima Chantel is the owner of Crateism an online and pop up record store, as well as Blush Music Co. an additional online record shop where they sell artist / band… Continue reading Fatima Chantel | Owner, Crateism and Blush Music Co.

Kathy Dunn | Owner, Music and More Records

Since we're still in Record Store Day mode we're continuing to share women owned record store features this month!  If you haven't checked out our full list, peep it here. One of the many things we love about the vinyl community is the want to lift others up and we couldn't feature as many women… Continue reading Kathy Dunn | Owner, Music and More Records

Ashley Whittington | Co-Owner, Atmosphere Collectibles

With Record Store Day around the corner, we're pleased to meet and learn about even more independent stores to introduce you to!  Today we are talking with Ashely Whittington, she co-owns Atmosphere Collectibles in Evansville, Indiana with her husband Jerome.  Atmosphere Collectibles is a small indie record store carrying both new and used vinyl, and… Continue reading Ashley Whittington | Co-Owner, Atmosphere Collectibles

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

Jada Pfarr | Owner, Longshot Vinyl

So many of us have gone to various record stores throughout our lives and thought about opening our own; taking pieces of each shop and storing them away for the dream that someday maybe we'd open up just the perfect place. Jada Pfarr the owner of Longshot Vinyl in Downtown Racine, Wisconsin did just that… Continue reading Jada Pfarr | Owner, Longshot Vinyl