Analog: Pop Up Vinyl Shop
On Record Store Day, Saturday April 22nd from 2-5pm, indie and electronic record labels from across Metro Vancouver will descend upon New Westminster for a day of live music, beer, food and of course crate digging! First launched by Steel & Oak Brewing Co. in the fall of 2016, the spring edition of Analog: Pop Up Vinyl Shop will be popping up at 52 6th Street on the corner of Sixth St. and Carnarvon in the heart of downtown New West. Joining Steel & Oak and the Arts Council of New West will be Indie Labels Northern Electric, Scrape, and File Under: Music. New for this edition will be some of the region’s electronic music labels including; Pacific Rhythm, Normals Welcome, Heart to Heart and Hybridity Records. Music Madhouse Records will also be on hand for those in the mood for some classic releases or a rare press or two. An afternoon of vinyl shopping and sipping craft beer wouldn’t be complete without local music. The Arts Council Stage will feature live performances by Amanda Silvera and Mr. Rust. New this year will be an after party at Old Crow Coffee put on by Social Medium, a quarterly electronic music social. Running from 6-10 pm, the night will feature local electronic music artists Hargow and DJs Mutes Ito and Rob Hay. Analog: Pop Up Vinyl Shop hits 52 Sixth St. on Record Store Day, April 22nd from 2-5pm.