Well I jokingly call my record collecting "archiving": keeping an ordered collection of all the music and associated items I own. The catch being it's not very ordered.
But then I saw this film about Paul Mawhinney and Record-Rama and realise that the term doesn't even come close compared to what he has done. This short film is astonishing, inspiring and deeply moving; and a sad metaphor for the possible fate of the recorded music industry ... Click on 'The Archive' below to view.
The Archive from Sean Dunne on Vimeo.