“You are never going to discover Captain Beefheart, 13th Floor Elevators or the Velvet Underground in Tesco.” (Richard Hawley)
As well as the August prize draw for our Mag Survey Competition, we’re also giving away tickets to the premiere of Last Shop Standing – The Rise, Fall And Rebirth Of The Independent Record Shop , the forthcoming film based on the successful book of the same name written by Graham Jones and documenting his journey around UK record shops interviewing the characters who run them and their battle to survive. With lots of great anecdotes and comic moments, the film features contributions from Paul Weller, Johnny Marr, Norman Cook, Richard Hawley, Nerima Pallot and Billy Bragg.
We’re giving away 3 pairs of tickets to the premiere to be held at the Ritzy in Brixton, London on 5th September 2012, PLUS winners and their guests will be invited to the aftershow party!!
To enter the competition, please email your answer to the question below, along with your name and postal address, to competition(at)propermusic(dot)com including ‘Last Shop Standing’ in the subject line. Deadline: Wednesday 22nd August 2012.
This competition is now closed. The correct answer was Sheffield.
Congratulations to our winners: David Williams, Edina Lengyel & James Kennedy!!