November 27, 2011 - 4:39pm
The historic record store opened its doors one last time today from noon-5pm to a line that wrapped around the outside of the store.
The rain couldn’t keep the multi-hundreds of earX-tacy fans away on its final day of business. The historic record store opened its doors one last time today from noon-5pm to a line that wrapped around the outside of the store. I stood in line with everyone else, arriving about an hour before...
July 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
by Eve Lee
The economy? Digital sales? Louisville itself? Or a combination?
NPR listeners across the country (including on WFPL, 89.3 FM) heard about ear X-tacy this morning—many for the first time.
July 29, 2012 - 6:54pm
by Eve Lee
With a heavy heart, John Timmons closes landmark music store after 26 years
Ear X-tacy, which has served the music needs of Louisville and beyond for more than a quarter of a century, has reached the end of the record.After widespread concern voiced both online and in person at a darkened store both Saturday and Sunday, owner John Timmons released an official statement...
July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
by Eve Lee
Come together…right now
Local artists and music promoters are joining together to raise money for and awareness of the struggling ear X-tacy record store and its imprint on the Louisville music scene. The show, called “ear X travaganza,” will take place Sunday, December 26 at Headliners Music Hall, 1386 Lexington Road....
July 29, 2012 - 6:53pm
by Eve Lee
‘The next few months will determine the future,’ says record store owner
Nine months ago, it seemed the end of the record for ear X-tacy.