A short film about The Record Café, North Parade, Bradford

Take a look at the short film about The Record Cafe made by Boylan Media UK.

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Record Store Day 2018 FINAL COMPLETE LIST 19-4-18

It's here again! Saturday, 21stApril from 8am. The day that inspired The Record Café. Yes, we're delighted to bring the global phenomenon that is Record Store Day to the city of Bradford for the fourth time. It's a day to celebrate music, celebrate independent shops and most of all, celebrate records - LPs, 12"s, EPs, […]

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End of year review. The Record Cafe Staff Top 5s

This is some text in a paragraph. It's the last Friday of the year. All the year's albums have been released. All the year's beers have been poured. That's it. Finished. So, it's time to look back over the last 52 weeks and pick our favourites. It's been an exceptionally difficult job this year. So […]

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Records of the Year 2017

We've picked our top 5s, and that's meant we've had to leave out some incredible records. So, in case you're wondering. These are our favourite new albums from the last 12 months. They're not in order of preference, that would be too hard, they're in the order they were released. From The Memory Band in […]

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Record Store Day 2017 - Saturday April 22nd

It doesn't seem like two minutes since the last one, but here we are again, Record Store Day is nearly upon us. What started out as a small event in the US to help ailing independent record shops is now a global annual phenomenon, backed by the likes of the BBC, Jack White, Iggy Pop […]

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Bradford CAMRA Pub of the Year 2017

We were absolutely delighted and honoured last week to be named Bradford CAMRA's Pub of the Year 2017. Thank you to all our customers and those that put us forward for this award. It really does make the hard work we all put in worth while. Joining the list of winners before us, who've set […]

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The Record Café Review of the Year part 3 The Best new vinyl releases

Right, here we have it. The full list of our favourite 100 LPs (and a few EPs) of 2016. It's impossible to rank them in any order, so here they are as an A-Z. My personal top 5 records would be (and this would change every time you asked, and again in no real order) […]

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The Record Café: End of year review part 2

It's part two of our staff review of the music and beer of 2016. Today, it's Melanie's turn... Albums Michael Kiwanuka - Love and Hate Seasick Steve - Keepin' the horse between me and the ground Blossoms - Blossoms Richard Ashcroft - These People Charles Bradley - Changes Beers Great Heck - Shankar IPA Northern […]

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The Record Café: End of year review part 1

So much has happened in 2016 it's difficult to know where to begin when trying to review the year. But all we're really bothered about is the important stuff - beer and music. So, with just two weeks left until 2017 we're all picking our top 5 records and beers from the last 12 months. […]

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