Mixdown's Guide to Record Store Day 2018: Sounds Espresso

Having found its home in the heart of Marrickville, Sounds Espresso has established itself as the ideal store for those who want the best of both worlds. The retro-style music cafe not only offers a huge selection of vinyl records, but also gives you the chance to sit down and listen while enjoying a great cup of coffee. What's not to love?

What sets your store apart from other record stores?

 It’s a retro style café/record store/bar where you can have coffee or have a drink and play tunes.


What’s been the best record find you’ve ever made?

The first press of AC/DC’s Dirty Deeds was at a record fair; still to this day was the best find. You never know what you will find.


What can people expect if they visit you on Record Store Day?

A surprise.


Are you holding any special events for Record Store Day?

That’s a surprise, too.


Tell us a highlight of your past Record Store Day events.

The highlight would be people coming in and checking out the music and fighting over the records, but leaving with a coffee and records that they came in to find.


What do you love most about Record Store Day?

That we get together and do what we do best: play and listen to music.


Find Sounds Espresso at 268 Victoria Road, Marrickville, NSW. Record Store Day will take place on Saturday April 21.