News & Happenings

Semaphore Record Fair #15 – 1 October 2018

It’s that time of the year again.  The roar of the crowds – the hiss and boo of rival supporters, flags and scarves waving gaily in the breeze favouring the scoreboard end…..Collingwood lines up against the Eagles on Saturday, 29

August Record Fairs: The Report

The Record Fairs held in August were varied affairs.  At Music Palooza we fought the weather inside and outside the Warehouse, a malfunctioning ironclad building, at times noisy with hail penetrating the shoddy roof, dismal, cold with inadequate light.  The

Northern Adelaide Record Fair – Saturday 25 August 2018

Just when you thought it was safe to go back in the water.  Following a wet and soggy two days at Music Palooza two weeks back, where deals were brisk and sales were generous, White Elephant Records will be recharging

Music Palooza – 11&12 August at the Warehouse

Winter temperatures and rain have fallen in Adelaide with great consistency in recent weeks and in the days leading up to Music Palooza, a bright beacon on our social calendar.   And on this weekend it will be raining records in

Easter Monday – Semaphore Record Fair #14

The first major Record Fair for 2018 is scheduled for Easter Monday 2nd April at Semaphore courtesy of Mr V Music.  Easter brings autumnal weather and pleasant sea breezes along the Semaphore shores.  The fair will be held at the

Adelaide Record Fair Calendar 2018

Welcome to 2018.  As my old grandfather used to say “may you prosper and your sheep never get the foot rot!”  Before you plan your year – weddings, overseas trips or holidays at home or in far flung places, check

Cassettes on the Comeback!!!!!!!!!!!!! or Not?

Over the past few years Vinyl sales have increased significantly around the world.  Whilst the production of vinyl albums has been enabled by the careful management and cannibalization of old machines, many of them manufactured in the 1970s, new record

Semaphore Fair – October 2017 – Wrap Up

Weather for the Semaphore Fair on the October long weekend was fantastic.  No rain or wind to hamper the unpacking and setup – always risky – and there is nothing worse than a good album cover with water damage.  Business

Come fly with me to the Semaphore Record Fair

It’s that time of the year again.  The football finals will be done and dusted and it’s time to enjoy a good day out at our favourite springtime Record Fair.  Yes the Semaphore Record Fair will be held on Monday,

Music Palooza Alive & Well!

Plant #1 Humming Plant #1 was humming on 22/23 July as punters crowded into the old factory site looking for bargains, good buys, the unusual, hidden gems and the latest on vinyl.  The weather was cool and without rancour.  On