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Best record shop winners announced

By | Published on Friday 8 April 2011

Record Store Day

The winners of this year’s best independent record shop poll, organised by IndieRecordShop.Org ahead of Record Store Day, have been announced. As previously reported, this year voting was split between the different parts of the UK, so there are four winners in total, as follows:

England: Resident, Brighton
Scotland: Love Music, Glasgow
Wales: Tangled Parrot, Carmarthen
Northern Ireland: Head, Belfast

Kim Bayley, Director General of the Entertainment Retail Association, who back IndieRecordShop.Org, told reporters: “Our four winners show the diversity and dynamism which are still the hallmark of the UK’s independent record stores and which will be on full display on Record Store Day on 16 April”.