May 21, 2015
£100 to spend. Ten minutes to spend it. One wall of vinyl to spend it on. This is the Record Sweep.
Our crate digging game-show gives contestants ten minutes to spend one hundred pounds at the monster record emporium Vinyl Pimp.
Our next contestant is Trunk Records’ boss Jonny Trunk. An expert in all things weird and wondrous, from soundtracks and library music to exotica and early electronics, Trunk was recently profiled in our Crate Diggers series. Here’s how he got on with £100 in just 10 minutes.
Jonny Trunk’s shopping basket
HOT. R. S. – House Of The Rising Sun Price: £30
Various – The Original Soundtrack From The Motion Picture “Stir Crazy” Price: £9.99
Various – Emergency Price: 12.99
Sérgio Mendes – Pelé (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) Price: £8.99
Tamma With Don Cherry & Ed Blackwell- Tamma With Don Cherry & Ed Blackwell Price: £38
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.