This Saturday, August 12th marks the 140th anniversary of the invention of the phonograph, by Thomas Edison. We decided to pay tribute by sharing a little bit of history, a discussion on the cultural significant and some personal stories about our relationship with this world changing invention. Of course, there is so much more to […]

For a full list of what is coming up near you, be sure to visit SilverPlatter.info! LINDSAY’S PICKS August 20th – Shabazz Palaces – Crescent Ballroom Hip Hop duo Shabazz Palaces is not your typical Hip Hop duo. They are far out, so much so that they just released 2 concept albums about out outer space […]

  Big Thief – Capacity [Saddle Creek] Big Thief’s previous masterpiece, Masterpiece, caught my attention in such a subtle way that it was almost missed, entirely. In fact, after several listens and once it had finally sunk in how amazing this album was, I shared it with a friend, only to be reminded that I had seen the […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Do Make Say Think Lindsay – Land of Talk, Pokey LaFarge, Helium Dario – Do Make Say Think, Jane Weaver Brittany- Nick Hakim, Land of Talk THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES !!! – Shake The Shudder CD/LP+MP3 (Warp) Shake The Shudder is a product of !!!’s DIY punk roots presenting a harder edge […]

STAFF PICKS Kimber – Slowdive Lindsay – Slowdive, Perfume Genius, Joan Shelley Dario – Juana Molina Brittany- Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds, Mac DeMarco, Slowdive, Big Walnuts Yonder, and Afghan Whigs THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES Afghan Whigs – In Spades CD/LP+MP3/Cassette (Sub Pop) From its evocative cover art to the troubled spirits haunting its halls, In Spades casts a […]

We would like to give an enormous thank you to everyone who joined us for Record Store Day this year. It’s always such a heartwarming sight, to show up at 8am to a line of eager, friendly faces. Some familiar and some new, waiting to show their appreciation for record stores and the diverse world […]

Friday, May 5th Mac Demarco This Old Dog Listening Party 5 PM Join us in celebrating the release of Mac Demarco’s brand new record, This Old Dog! We will have Mac guitar picks and posters to give away! Don’t forget to take a photo with our life-size Mac standee for a chance to bring him home! […]