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‘Something implausible’: Manitoba Music Show sees lots of of vinyl collectors, patrons

‘Something implausible’: Manitoba Music Show sees lots of of vinyl collectors, patrons

Manitoba’s largest music and report sale returned to Winnipeg’s Caboto Centre Sunday.

The Manitoba Music Show was filled with individuals of all ages who stated distributors provided one thing for each fashion.

“You’re going to search out each sort of style music right here,” stated Mike Huen, one of many individuals behind the occasion. “You’re going to search out each format of music right here, you are going to discover CDs, vinyl, you are gonna discover any type of…music memorabilia.”

Huen stated accumulating vinyl records has not too long ago grow to be extra widespread, particularly amongst individuals 40 years outdated and youthful.

“The youthful individuals – they missed an vital period of music, which was the 50s, the 60s and a part of the 70s,” stated John Belasco, who was visiting the market. “So for them to find that’s one thing implausible.”

The one-day occasion takes place yearly and might see round 700 guests, with some even travelling from Saskatchewan and Alberta to get in on the offers.

“Most individuals will keep wherever from an hour to 2 hours,” Huen stated. “The actual severe guys will take a look at each single report. They know the distributors on a primary identify foundation, share tales, and I’ll see them exhibiting up right here at eight o’clock within the morning for an early hen and I see them right here at three o’clock, nonetheless right here.”

Huen stated records vary in worth from round $5 to $1,000 every, relying on how uncommon they’re.

“The actually uncommon records are uncommon for a motive as a result of they’re actually laborious to search out,” he stated.

The Manitoba Music Show has been round for greater than 15 years and Huen stated he’s already wanting ahead to the following occasion.

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by way of CTV News – Winnipeg https://ift.tt/btzOnHK

March 17, 2024 at 11:07PM

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