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Colin Hanks Wants to ‘Put a Human Face’ on Tower Records

The idea was simple: Buy a store, fill it with records, and hire your friends and family as employees. For more than 40 years, until…
Stephanie Dubick / October 16, 2015

Enter to Win a Prize Pack for Tower Records Documentary, ‘All Things Must Pass’

As previously reported, your favorite defunct CD store's long-awaited documentary, All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records, arrives October 16. While you're waiting…
SPIN Staff / October 12, 2015

SXSW Announces Screenings of Films About Brian Wilson, Tower Records, and More

On top of the stellar musical lineup at this year's South by Southwest Festival in Austin, Texas, organizers have now announced plans to screen a…
Brennan Carley / February 4, 2015

Tower Records Lives: Defunct Record Chain Turns Into Archive

In 2006, two years after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and 46 years spent steering one of the most recognizable music retail chains in the…
Devon Maloney / June 19, 2012