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About Jumbo Records

Jumbo records Independent Record Shop will be 40 years old in 2011, and is proud to be completely independent, and very grateful to all customers who help us keep going. Our staff are as passionate and knowledgeable as ever, and enjoy the interaction with all you lovely people so please get in touch.


LEEDS INTERNATIONAL BEER FESTIVAL, JUMBO RECORDS and YADIG? are proud to PRESENT THE DOUBLE DROP HOP at LEEDS TOWN HALL Imagine a day full of amazing BEER, BANDS and BRILLIANT FOOD, now multiply that by four and you have the … Continue reading

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WELL, We’ve certainly got one hell of a line-up planned for INTERNATIONAL RECORD STORE DAY 2012….I mean SERIOUSLY how good is all this lot….For those that want to know more about what RECORD STORE DAY is all about then here’s … Continue reading

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Festival Fever! – PART TWO

After our first festival blog we thought we would concentrate on a specific genre so Part Two of our FESTIVAL FEVER! blog covers all things rock. We are selling tickets for all these great events so just click on the … Continue reading

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Festival Fever! PART ONE

So it’s nearly festival season.. time to dust off those wellies and/or get that sun tan cream out! There are tons of festivals this year to take you all the way through the summer and we are selling tickets for … Continue reading

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Timetable for instores at Jumbo on Record Store Day…

Here’s the confirmed timings… 11.00am – Serious Sam Barrett 12.00pm – Hannah Trigwell 1.30pm –  Ellen & the Escapades 2.30pm – Singing Adams 3.30pm – Erland & the Carnival Watch this space for information about opening times, queueing and so … Continue reading

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Instores at Jumbo on Record Store Day…

Now confirmed to appear in the shop on Record Store Day (Saturday April 16th): Erland & The Carnival, Singing Adams, Ellen & The Escapades, Serious Sam Barrett and Hannah Trigwell… Full list of timings will be listed nearer the day… … Continue reading

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Some more Record Store Day news…

Leaf Records are to release a 12″ from Stockholm-based ROLL THE DICE (featuring  Fever Ray collaborator Peder Mannerfelt) on Record Store Day.  It’s called ‘Live In Gothenburg – August 7 2010’, and it’s a sublime piece of cosmic electronica to follow up their … Continue reading

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A little update on an important day in April…

Keep checking the exclusive releases page on the Record Store Day website. This list is getting added to more or less daily, and a load of things from Ace Records have just been added from the likes of John Hammond, … Continue reading

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Phasing In And Out

Once in a while something totally original and exciting lands in our laps and inspires us to wax on to our regular customers about it….Be it the illusive ‘Must See Gig‘ or maybe just a great new slice of music … Continue reading

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The Spiritual Heir To J R Hartley….

When the updated Yellow Pages advert came on the TV recently the first thing that struck me was, as a person that’s worked in independent record shops most his life, it was actually really well done (especially if you grew … Continue reading

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