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Record shopping in London 1976

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Check out a fantastic collection of photos showing London’s West End during the hot summer of 1976, including some favourite record shopping haunts, such as Oxford Street  (HMV pictured above), Berwick Street and Soho. More photos below…

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Dominion Theatre on Tottenham Court Road. Virgin Megastore would later open on the corner of Oxford Street and TCR (click to enlarge)
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Berwick Street in Soho, home to many record shops past and present (Mr. CD, Selectadisc, Sister Ray etc.). Features on the cover of Oasis’ (What’s The Story) Morning Glory? (click to enlarge)
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The Piccadilly Circus end of Regent St. Tower Records would open a massive flagship store just to the left of shot in 1985 but alas, it closed in 2009 (click to enlarge)

Check out more of these superb photos via Flashbak.com

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