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"As a teenager I discovered a small corner shop, across the road from the hardware store, Rainbow Records, which is still there! I remember buying Primal Scream's Screamadelica and Teenage Fanclub's Bandwagonesque on LP here, and they still hold up as some of my favourite albums of all time, probably because I listened to them to death.

At Rainbow Records I bought special poster limited editions of Manics 12"s, and coloured vinyl of random seven inches of bands long-forgotten. It was an exciting awakening, and a Saturday morning adventure. " Bethan Elfyn


Dave Harwood
20 Nov 2023 at 05:31
I found this advert in the 'Staines Informer' dated 3rd December 1993: “RAINBOW RECORDS: SELECTED CHART COMPACT DISCS AT £11.99. Rainbow Records, Feltham Ashford (Middx) 081 844 1899 07842 55322 Yiewsley 0895 446478.”


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