The Last Shop Standing charts the rapid rise of record shops in the 1960’s / 70s and 80’s, the influence of the chart, the underhand deals, the demise of vinyl and rise of the CD as well as new technologies. Hear from over 20 record shop owners and music industry leaders as well as musicians including Paul Weller, Johnny Marr, Norman Cook, Billy Bragg, Nerina Pallot, Richard Hawley and Clint Boon as they all tell us how the shops became and still are a part of their own musical education, a place to cherish and discover new bands and new music
This screening includes complementary food included in the ticket price drinks offers on the night.
The Picturehouse Cafe bar open from 5pm, screening begins at 7.30pm.
This project is supported by Film Hub North West Central, proud to be part of the BFI Film Audience Network.