Whistler Question – Feb 2016

Excerpt from the Whistler Question
By Rebecca Aldous
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DJ tour kicks it old school, spinning vinyl from resort to resort

He saw their painted black and white faces and shaggy hair on the cover of a magazine sitting on a shelf at a 7-11.

Scott Arkwell had no clue who or what they were when he bought the publication, but he knew he needed to learn more about them. “It was KISS,” he recalled. “When I learnt they were a band I went straight out and bought their record. That was my first record.”

Approximately 29,000 records later and Arkwell, best known as Vinyl Ritchie in the DJ world, can recall them all by name or album cover and tell the tale behind them.

“I am pretty weird,” he said. “I know what I have and I pretty much know where it is.”

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