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Interview: Kellie Jackson and Vinyl Records

If anyone thought vinyl was dead, think again! It certainly seems to be alive and kicking in Australia if Kellie Jackson’s business is anything to go by. Not only has music lover Kellie been working fulltime making things out of vinyl and LP records for the past six years but she has recently opened a record shop (yep, you remember those?) and café in her hometown of Newcastle, New South Wales, which is already proving that people of all ages still love a decent bit of vinyl. Kellie is also proof that passion can take you a long way … Tell me about yourself. What is your background? I’ve been in retail for more than 20 years. I was a state manager for a large retail chain up until 2006 when my father passed away. A few months after he died I quit my job and took a break from working for three months. Where did the idea to start ‘Bags A Record’ come from and when? And why records?  After realising you can only do …