Our History

In 2014 I found an ad in Craigslist for a warehouse trying to find a home for 20 pallets of records.  Of course with absolutely no place to store them and no idea what I was going to do with them I answered the ad and made the purchase.  It turned out that the records were just tossed into these pallet boxes and a lot of them were damaged.

I ended up saving about 60,000 records from those 20 pallets.  And of those 60,000 records, I was able to determine (by visually inspecting each) that about 10,000 of those could still be played and were sellable.  The other 50,000 I needed to come up with a plan for.  So I did what anybody would do that was having a creative mental block and starting trolling Pinterest for ideas.

I noticed that there were quite a few people “upcycling” vinyl records into some pretty cool stuff so I started experimenting with some of the vinyl.  After about 3 months of trial and error I came up with a product set and started posting items on Etsy to test the waters.  That went over well so I entered a couple other marketplaces, created a website and here we are!

Since this started I’ve refined my craft, came up with numerous other idea for repurposing vinyl records and am still having fun and creating today.  I hope you enjoy it as much as I do!

Our Mission

Our mission is to create and to share our journey as we explore the endless possibilities.  The records that I am saving and repurposing would’ve otherwise been dumped into a landfill never to be seen again.  Hopefully this will in a way keep some of this musical history alive and living for some time to come.

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