£100 to spend. Ten minutes to spend it. One wall of vinyl to spend it on. This is the Record Sweep.
Move over Dale Winton, launching our new film series on The Vinyl Factory we invited London-based producer and DJ Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs to take The Record Sweep challenge, our new crate digging game-show in which contestants have just ten minutes to spend one hundred pounds at Hackney Wick’s monster record emporium Vinyl Pimp.
Here’s how he got on.
TEED’s shopping list:
Fleetwood Mac – Tango In The Night (Warner Bros. Records) Price: £3.99
Jamie Principle – You’re All I’ve Waited 4 (Smash Records) Price: £1.49
D.J. Space – The Visitor (Jumpin’ & Pumpin’) Price: £3.49
Rum & Black – Without Ice LP Sampler (Shut Up And Dance Records) Price: £1.49
Ray Love – Holding Out In Lagos (Not On Label) Price: £2.49
Cee-Jay – The Ravesignal (R & S Records) Price: £1.99
Urban Fugitives – Vertigo / Pump It Up (Rumour Records) Price: £0.99
Taravhonty – I Can’t Hide (Big Beat) Price: £0.99
Splash Collective – Splash Collective Vol. 3 (Splash Recordings) Price: £9.49
Lloydie Crucial & Peter Ranking – Ready For The World (Production House) Price: £4.99
Alexander O’Neal – Innocent (Tabu Records) Price: £0.99
Minnie Riperton – Stay In Love (Epic) Price: £12
Alexander O’Neal – Criticize (Special 12″ Mixes) (Tabu Records): Price: £3
AFX – Analogue Bubblebath (TVT Records) Price: £10
Steve Reich – Music For 18 Musicians (ECM Records) Price: £30
Rhythmatic – Energy On Vinyl (Network Records) Price: £0.99
Frankie Bones – Bonesbreaks Volume 1 (Underworld Records) Price: £1.99
Drumdriver – Skyy / Chestnatty (Remix) (Unity Records) Price: £8
Wobble – Amor (Random Jungle from £1 bin) Price: £1
The Record Sweep was filmed at Vinyl Pimp, 14 Felstead St, London E9 5LT. Re-selling records for some of the biggest DJs and collectors around, you can find out more about Vinyl Pimp on their website.
Big thank you to Hon – Vinyl Pimp owner, challenge master and Record Sweep cashier supreme.