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New in – 9th December – Spinning Discs Sheffield

It's been a while... What with the preparations for the forthcoming season and our first 'Front Room' gig (and if you weren't there then you missed a real treat from Big Top Heartbreak) we've been busy.  Sorry! Anyway - Solange.  She's like Beyonce, Adele, Cher, Dusty and loads of other single name artists that are [...]

By | December 7th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Julia Jacklin – Don’t Let The Kids Win

Hot tip of the year comes in the form of Aussie singer/songwriter Julia Jacklin’s debut LP, “Don’t Let the Kids Win”, a fine collection of country/indie/folk love songs for any generation. With a wisdom far beyond her years, and a youthful inventiveness that permeates through every element of the songwriting, this Lana Del Rey inspired [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|reviews|0 Comments

Betty Harris – The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul

This stellar compilation of bread and butter soul takes Betty Harris’ finest A and B-sides from 1965 through 1968, including her famed cover of Solomon Burke’s “Cry to Me”. Most of the tracks were released on the Sansu label, which being solely distributed in New Orleans, makes many of these gems rare as can be! [...]

By | December 1st, 2016|reviews|0 Comments

Big Top Heartbreak at Spinning Discs Sheffield

This Christmas we're hosting our first ever 'Front Room' Gigs and we've got some amazing artists coming in to the shop to play intimate sets to 25 customers. On 3rd December we're kicking off with Big Top Heartbreak - Influenced by the skullduggery and honky tonk blues of Tom Waits and Nick Cave, the simple sentiment of Daniel Johnson, the slutty vibe of [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|blog|0 Comments

New in – 25th November – Spinning Discs

Have you heard that this Friday it's 'Black Friday'?  What does it all mean? To us it's all about some great tunes coming out on the marvellous black (or sometimes coloured) stuff!  So we've got loads of classics restocking with The Doors from 'Strange Days' and 'L.A. Woman' through to 'Other Voices' and 'Full Circle'. [...]

By | November 23rd, 2016|blog|0 Comments

Röeht vinyl display at Spinning Discs Sheffield

We're really pleased to say that we've teamed up with the guys at Röeht to be the exclusive independent store supplier of their vinyl wall mount in the Sheffield area. The wall mount is an excellent way to display the sleeve of your record above the turntable or just to decorate the wall with the album art [...]

By | November 17th, 2016|blog|0 Comments

The Horrors – Strange House

It’s 2007 and all the UK’s guitar bands are dressed like they’re going into town to buy an Travis album. Enter the Horrors, goth-punks with ambitions higher than anyone could have expected. “Strange House” is a phenomenal statement of intent. Although very different from the band’s later output, it remains a timeless criticism of all [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|reviews|0 Comments

808 State – 90

Widely regarded as one of the most important dance music albums to come out of the UK, “90” unashamedly took the sound of Detroit and made it our own, sparking an electronic revolution that is still going on today. A timeless acid-house classic for any generation. 4.5/5.0

By | November 10th, 2016|reviews|0 Comments

East India Youth – Culture of Youth

Avant-garde pop has always been a hard sell, and now the 20th Century is over, any Bowie or Kraftwerk imitators can often be swiftly discarded. Yet after the mixed reviews of EIY’s first LP, William Doyle appears to have come through with a modern day masterpiece in experimentalism. You have to hear it to believe [...]

By | November 10th, 2016|reviews|0 Comments

James Blake – The Colour in Anything

Electronic soul pioneer James Blake returns with his 3rd LP of introspective songs for the moody adolescent in all of us. For the first time Blake has turned to others for help, employing none other than Rick Rubin for production duties. Also see appearances from Justin Vernon a.k.a Bon Iver and Frank Ocean. 4.0/5.0

By | November 10th, 2016|reviews|0 Comments