Welcome To Elvis Shakespeare
Purveyors of fine literature & music
We are specialist dealers in rare vinyl and quality literature, based
in Edinburgh, with a shop at 347 Leith Walk, of which you can see a
nice photograph below.
The premises have been open since May, 2005 and now you have the opportunity
to peruse the stock at your leisure and then either pop into the shop
or take advantage of our excellent online payment facilities to have
fantastic music and books arrive promptly on your doorstep. All items
are sent by First Class mail or Small Packet for overseas customers.
We are specialists in punk and the alternative and indie lineage
and also dance music from the late 1980s onwards. We
are happy to buy collections both small and large and will collect
in the Edinburgh
My name is David Griffin and I can be contacted via various email
addresses on the website. I personally guarantee that all emails
will be answered.
We have over 20,000 titles in stock! Choose from a variety of music including:
Rock, Blues, Children's, Classical, Comedy, Compilations, Country, Dance, Disco, Easy
Listening, Electronic, Folk, Hard
Rock/Metal, Indie, Jazz, Pop, Punk
Rock/New Wave, R&B/Soul, Rap/Hip
Hop, Reggae/Ska, Rock, SingerSongwriter, Soundtracks, Spoken
Music and others.
To make it easy for you, you can also search the records by media type: 7inch
Album, Cassete, Flexidisc .
Choose from almost 8,000 titles:
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We use 100% secure online payments and accept following:
For those who dont know, the cultural life in Leith (well, at least what we chuck at folk!)is currently under serious threat due to a bill passed recently by the Scottish Parliament.
From April 1, ALL free gigs will now have to have a Public Enertainment Licence which will cost a large amount of money (minimum fee is £106)and time as the form-filling - that well-known favourite activity of Edinburgh Council - involved will be enormous.
There is a petition online (chn.ge/ScrapArtsTax or you can find it via our Facebook page)which you can sign and a public meeting on 9 March of the City of Edinburgh Councils Regulatory Committee which is where the implementation will be decided and is open to all.
This is a bad amendment to a bill, needs to be actually removed from law and is wanted by noone, including the above committee (as I understand) so this is definitely a winnable one.
Basically, the gigs you see above this paragraph will not ...
We are happy to buy small or large collections of books and music
in the edinburgh area, and will collect. For the rest of the UK, we
are happy to buy large collections or smaller quantities if you are
prepared to post to us. For more information click