These guys are no joke. Their board members are: Davis Bowie, Jellybean Benitez, David Bowie, Jonathan Demme, Ellie Greenwich, Jerry Leiber, Edward P. Murphy, Youssou N'Dour, Lou Reed, Keith Richards, Nile Rodgers, Todd Rundgren, Fred Schneider, Martin Scorsese, Paul Simon, Mike Stoller + Jerry Wexler. They'll be selling CDs this summer in New York unbelievably cheap. So cheap that vinyl junkies should fly planes here to save money. Quote:
“Summer Record Sale
the ARChive of Contemporary Music
DOG DAZE O'SUMMER record + cd sale 2007
The ARChive of Contemporary Music's Holiday Record & CD sale.
To raise money to help fund the ARChive : a not-for-profit music library with over
2 million sound recordings – America's largest and BEST popular music collection.
At our ground floor office: 54 White St.
3 short blocks south of Canal, between Broadway & Church in Tribeca
Take the 1 train to Franklin, or any train to Canal.
Saturday, JUNE 23 – Sunday, JULY 1 Everyday 11 am. to 6 pm
COCKTAIL PARTY – ARChive Members are invited to a cocktail party on Thursday, JUNE 21 Members shop before the general public. JOIN / call for details : 212-226-6967
WHAT TO EXPECT
Admission is free! New items daily. Over 20,000 items for sale
MOST LPS $1 + FULL BOXES of 125 LP, sealed are $5
CDs are NEW donations from record companies, NOT used, returns or defects!
Mostly pop and rock recordings. Collectible LPs are priced below book value. Hundreds of CDs are priced at $1 to $5 each. cassettes $1.00 ea./ 12 for $10.
Just released NEW & HOT CDs are $5 – $10.
TONS of out-of-print LPs and CDs from Luaka Bop, David Byrne's world music label 100s of Lazerdisc movies @ $3 each • Film Soundtrack & Broadway LPs + CDs – MOST for a BUCK • Signed records • 100s of sealed/unopened LPs (Aretha, Troggs, Smiths) • BEATLES and more BEATLES LPs • African, Reggae & world-music releases • Classical LPs $1 or LESS each! • Vintage punk, new wave & classic rock LPs • Shelves of music books • videos • some 7″ singles
Sealed BOXES of 125 LPs @ $5 each!!!
Pop, Soundtracks or Classical – usually sell for $1 per LP = NOW $5 a BOX
For the dis-en-vinyled our Astroturf Yardsale of 50s kitchen stuff and clothing!!!
The ARChive is a not-for-profit archive and research center. The ARC collects, preserves and provides information on the popular music from 1950 to the present. The ARC keeps two copies of all recordings released in America. Sale items are THIRD copies.
Our Board : Davis Bowie, Jellybean Benitez, David Bowie, Jonathan Demme, Ellie Greenwich, Jerry Leiber, Edward P. Murphy, Youssou N'Dour, Lou Reed, Keith Richards, Nile Rodgers, Todd Rundgren, Fred Schneider, Martin Scorsese, Paul Simon, Mike Stoller + Jerry Wexler.”