A documentary feature examining why over 3,000 independent record stores have closed across the U.S. in the past decade. Many sources all pose threats on the very well being of our favorite record stores. Will these stores die or will they survive?
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I Need That Record! The Death (or Possible Survival) of the Independent Record StoreDirected byBrendan Toller
Having worked at a family-owned record store for several years, I found this as depressing as it was interesting. The artist interviews were cool, but the narration was weak and the animation was too goofy for my tastes. On the upside it was pretty informative and worth a watch.