Celebrating independent record stores across the UK.
In partnership with renowned audio brand Bowers & Wilkins, Record Store Day and Classic Album Sundays are pleased to announce the return of Behind The Counter. The 12-part video series celebrates the culture and heritage of independent record stores across the UK. This week’s episode features both Peckham Soul, South East London and Shrubs & Dubs, Shoreditch:
Peckham soul: As the UK’s most multi-cultural postcode, Peckham Soul celebrates the unique creative energy of SE15 and the most defining feature of South East London – diversity. Rejecting the dead end of negativity and stereotypes, Peckham Soul assert that difference is the spark which ignites debate and creates engagement, an engagement that not only makes life more interesting, but creates a better place for all.
Shrubs & Dubs, Shoreditch: As the first concept store to sell records and plants together and Shrubs & Dubs first opened their doors on April the 12th 2021 post pandemic promising fun, colour and community as the heart of their proposition.
The new series visits 12 of the UK’s best loved independent record shops, shining a light on the passionate and committed owners playing a vital role in bringing music fans together in their local communitiesCatch the Peckham Soul and Shrubs and Dubs episodes here and here.