Address: Krossener Str. 24, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Introduction: Step into the Wonderful World of the Vinyl-a-GoGo Cosmos. You are a Digger, Treasurehunter, Beginner or a Knowitall-Guy, a Walking Encyclopedia, Mint only Perfectionist, have you got a Singles-Fetish? Version-Collector, Traditionalist, Hipster or just Music Lover? Do you need my hand and some help? Well I hope to satisfy all your wishes. And if you don't find it right now I will try to organize it. My own music spectrum is wide open. I try to offer all different styles of music. In case today only Dub or Hip Hop tunes are on the turntable it's just an accident most probably some weird Jazz is going to run in repeat mode tomorrow or some African Funk or my beloved Tindersticks or I am trying to make a winters sleep and go for Max Richter or some of the great greater greatest Steve Reich works. Beside that you'll often hear some old Sixtie s Mod & Beathymns or some Soulshaker here. Twangy Guitars, why not? Some Doo Woppin' lovesongs there and then, great!Whertukkie would we be today without Morricones arrangements? Organs? Yeah baby, please. French or Italian cheesy Pop? Ooh my God, please bring it on! France Gall (the young France Gall) please would you marry me? The best ever ever ever ever made Album in the world? "Pornography" no discussions please although "Postcards from L.A." is also one of the most fantastic Albums in the world. What more wisdoms there are to be discussed ...Mod or Teddy? AC/DC only with Bon Scott or nowadays with Axl Rose? Oasis or Blur? (Suede is the correct answer!) East 17 or NKOTB? Yep, that once was a question. Was Michael King of Pop really murdered? Are 2Pac & Biggie together on their little island laughing about us all? Motown or Stax? Is the spoken word the future of the music? (Word up!). Have you been marking your handwrists with XXX is when you were young too? Is the German Krautrock and Avantgarde overrated? Beatles or Stones? (Beatles when they were young and playing RnR, Stones for still-being-around ... but I could live without both of them.) My own best dig ever? The Can's Original Monster Movie on Music Factory. Ever seen THE perfect collection ... not yet. My best selling album of all times? The Darkside of the Moon. One Album I hate myself for selling once? An Original Ebo Taylor Funk Classic on Essiebons Label from Ghana. Yes, Otis Redding was dying way too early. No, Elvis didn t invent RnR. Jimi Hendrix was and will be King of the Guitar forever. Blue Note is the most collected jazzlabel but Prestige still has the prettier Label and for me Impulse the nicer Artwork. Yaya, so many wisdoms ... King Tubby or Prince Jammy or still Perry (Jah Shaka is here the correct answer)? Why does everybody love Bob Marley? Do Russians still listen to Modern Talking? When will the Chinese start to become serious Record buyers and collectors? Early Screwdriver stuff is political correct? Is Black Metal as black as they say? Why is all the world collecting this boring Vertigo Swirl Records? Who is buying all this cheap Bootlegs and overpriced Re-Issues instead of lovely old Pressings? Dylan or Young? What about the Rodriguez Hype? Real DJs only use 7 Inch? What else...well well well so many essential and existential questions about music ... come and find out your own answers at Vinyl-a-GoGo, Krossener Str.24 at the Boxhagener Platz, Berlin. And if you catch me in the right mood there s a good coffee on the house and I am going to play some of my beloved weird German Cheesy Cover Versions. Strictly on 7 Inch ...what else!FOR SALE IN THE SHOP:99 % strictly Vinyl. 7 Inch, 10 Inch, 12 Inch Maxis, LPs, Boxsets some 78 rpm shellac.Few CD offers for 3 Euro each and some Rockclassics, Blues, Soul, Jazz, Hardcore and Emocore CDs are available. Some Tapes for children are available too.Online:For my Online sales I am using the platform www.discogs.com with my very own sellers name Vinyl-a-GoGo. There I have actually listed more than 3.500 Vinyls and few CDs of all kinds. I have received more than 2000 positive feedbacks already and take this job very serious. All listed offers are stocked separately. You can come to my shop address to pick them up right there without booking them in advance. A short notice before helps to organize everything.At the shop you will find more than 15.000 LPs and Singles for sale.Musikgenres at the shop:Reggae and Dub with all of its faces. More than 1000 LPs und Maxis. 4 boxes full of 7 Inches with lovely Bamboo Singles, Studio 1 Pressings, Twinkle Labels, Reggae on Top etc etc. Ska and Rocksteady, Soca and Calypso, Dancehall and Raggamuffin, Roots Reggae, Spoken Word Poets. Very large Lee Scratch Perry Collection. Many Original Pressings from UK and Jamaica. Labels: On-U Sound, Greensleeves, Prince Buster, Coxsone, Studio 1, Trojan, Tuff Gong or Upsetters.Hip Hop: German Rap, French Hip Hop, Britcore, Gangster Rap, Westcoast and Eastcoast, Electro and Battle Breaks, Oldschool, Sugarhill Records. Maxi 12 Inch selection.Beats and elektronic music: small but sexy. No actual Dance Charts. Alltime Classics and a focus on Albums. Labels: Rephlex, Tresor, Ninja Tunes, Gigolo, Disco B, Soma etc. Disco Maxi selection with Italo Disco, Disco Funk, Hiphouse, Rave. Plus some weird Russian pressings from the Sealt Label.Worldmusic: One of my personal favourites. Large Africa Collection. East African Jazz Tunes, traditional stuff from different nations and tribes to Highlife and AfroBeat from Western Africa.France: Chansons to YeYe Girls. France Gall and Sheila, Dutronc, Ferrer and Gainsbourg to George Brassens, Johnny Hallyday, Edith Piaf, Dassin or Becaud. Plus Mano Negra, DJ Cam or Daft Punk and Air.Italia: Songwriter, Italo Progrock, Pop and Italo Disco. Lucio Battisti, Milva, Rita Pavone, Gianni Morandi, Adriano Celentano, Gianna Nanini and Eros Ramazotti.East Europe: a lot of Polish Jazz and Progrock. Some Czech Beat records and rare sounds from Armenia and Georgia to Mongolia, Russia and Ukraine.Molam from Thailand. Phillippines, Asia and Indonesia with many exotic tunes.Tablas and Sitars from India and Pakistan. More than Ravi Shankar only.Recently I have got a large selection of old records from Libanon, Egypt, Iran and Turkey.Spanish Beat, Pop and Flamenco.All kinds of Latinamerican Rhythms. Cuban Salsa and Merengue to Cumbia, Pachanga and Cha Cha Cha.Bossa Nova, Samba and Batucada from Brazil.Jazz: Swing, Bop, Cool, Free and Avant Jazz. Labels: MPS, Verve, Prestige, Atlantic, ECM/Enya, Impulse, Emcry, BASF, Saba, Amiga und Osteuropa.Lovely Blue Note Collection with some highly wanted Originals from the1500 and 4000 series.Large assortment of importand artists like Keith Jarrett, Django Reinhardt, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk or John Coltrane.Blues, Soul and Funk: Very nice stuff from Labels like Arhoolie, King, Atlantic, Stax and Motown. P Funk, Disco, Electric Blues etc.Singer and Songwriter, Folk. All the known big names like Joan Baez, Tim Buckley, Eric Clapton, David Bowie, Bob Dylan, Nick Drake, Leonard Cohen, Bruce Springsteen, Tom Waits or Neil Young.Rock'n'Roll, Surf, Country and Rockabilly. Garage and Psychobilly.60's and 70's Rock, Pop, Beat, Psychedelic, Glamrock, Progressive Rock, Deutsche Schlager. From 13th Floor Elevators to Frank Zappa. Islands, Bronze, Vertigo Swirl, Liberty ... all the big company labels from the glory rockages. Abba, Beatles, Rolling Stones, Led Zeppelin, Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, Janis Joplin, Kinks, Them, Jethro Tull, Queen, Slade, the WHO, Jimi Hendrix, Velvet Underground and Lou Reed Solo, CCR, the Stooges and Iggy Pop Solo, Animals, Brainticket, T Rex etc etc.80's, 90's until today. Pop, Wave, EBM and Industrial, Gothic, New Romance, Minimal Synth, Neo Psyche and Garage, Avantgarde, Indie Rock, Grunge and Alternative. Nirvana, Talking Heads, Talk Talk, the Smiths, the Cure, Depeche Mode, Nick Cave, Tindersticks, Blondie, Kate Bush, Residents, Pixies, Sisters of Mercy, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Oasis, Blur, Pearl Jam, Radiohead, Pavement, U 2, R.E.M.,Wipers, Wire, New Order and Joy Division, Gun Club, Au Pairs, Durutti Column, Deine Lakaien, Pere Ubu, the Fall, Ween, Coil, Throbbing Gristle, SPK, Björk, B-52's or several different John Peel Sessions.Extra sections with Picture Discs, Autographed Vinyls, 10 Inches, old Shellacs or Boxsets.Friends of loud and fast musick will find a lot of Punk, Oi, Hardrock, Heavy Metal, Emo and Hardcore, Power Metal, Grindcore, Death Metal, Black Metal or Speed Metal. NWOBHM.Krautrock, Deutsche Avantgarde and early Electronic Pioneers, German Protest Rock from East and West e.g.: The Can, Neu!, Amon Düül, Nektar, Kraftwerk, Popol Vuh, Gomorrha, Eloy, Embryo, Tangerine Dream, Conrad Schnitzler, Ton Steine Scherben, Goldene Zitronen, Foyer des Arts, der Plan, Andreas Dorau, Tocotronic, Rammstein, die Sterne, Sandow, Feeling B, die Skeptiker, Slime, Abwärts, die Toten Hosen, die Ärzte, DAF, Fehlfarben, Einstürzende Neubauten ...Labels as Green Brain, Spiegelei, Brutkasten, No Fun, Schneeball, Vertigo Swirl or diverse Private Pressings are stocked too..A lot of former East German Music History. Labels: Amiga, Eterna, Schola, Nova and Litera.A small Berlin section with some artists from Berlin or live recordings in Berlin are added here.Friends of classic and avantgardistic sounds can choose between Stockhausen, John Cage, Phillip Glass, Steve Reich, Berio, Schönberg, Berg or nice Deutsche Grammophon pressings.Original Soundscores I love to offer too. Goblin or Morricone to James Horner and Hans Zimmer. Western, Science Fiction, Horror, Blaxploitation, James Bond. Especially within the singles selection you can find a lot of weird and exotic sounds and evergreens.One subcategory I love the most is the Cover Version section. A lot of cheesy (mainly) German Versions but some French and Italian ones too that can make your ears get bloody.
Sells: Records, For listening at home I have some Record Players, Tape Decks and Receiver For Sale.