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DC Record Fair // Lennon Art // Ballston Craft Fair

This weekend, if you’re at a loss for what to do, you have some neighborhood hopping to do – There’s the opening week of the Ballston Arts+Craft Fair, the DC Record Fair, and Here Comes The Sun exhibit of John Lennon’s lithograph artwork. This is the second DC record fair of its kind, sponsored by… Read more »

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Record Store Day at Crooked Beat

Today, I witnessed the “Invasion of the Mostly-Male Music Nerds” at Crooked Beat. As Em noted below, April 18 is Record Store Day – special because it’s one of few events that Ryan finds worthy of waking up early for (9am). But secondly, it’s also special because many labels celebrate by issuing limited edition 7″s,… Read more »

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Today is Record Store Day!

Find participating stores in your state and begin your record store crawl. We will be on the prowl in DC and NY, yay. Speaking of records, I found an orphaned turntable near the dumpster outside our apartment buliding a couple weeks ago. Looked in pretty good shape, so I took it under my wing. I… Read more »

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Washington DC Record Fair

As we reorganize our bookshelves at Mousy Babe HQ, I’m digging into my photo archives and found some pics from the Washington DC Record Fair last month. For a very worthwhile $2 cover, record collectors went to the Civilian Art Project to bury their noses in this candy store full of dusty old records. People… Read more »