hmv store

For my Canadian followers

HMV is closing its stores across the country, so they’re having clearance sales. I went to the nearest store today and there was a 40% rebate on everything. There’s also an additional rebate on things that cost less when you buy them in pairs (e.g.: “2 for 30$” becomes “2 for 12$”). I managed to find season 3 of Game of Thrones (yeah, I’m late to the game); the original price was 50$, but I only paid 30$. I don’t think I ever saw that kind of price on a Game of Thrones season (Blu-Ray). The cashier said the sale would last another 3-4 weeks, so if you haven’t done so already and you’re interested, you should check it out if you can!

anonymous asked:

Midori-chan!!! is the vorpal swords washi tape available in jworld?

Hi! Sorry late reply! 

The tape? I believe it’s only at HMV stores or online on the site.

bbc.com
'Holy Grail' Beatles record to be auctioned - BBC News
An extremely rare and valuable Beatles record that was found languishing in a loft is to be auctioned next month.

Described as “a Holy Grail item”, the 1962 10-inch record of Till There Was You and Hello Little Girl lay forgotten in the home of Les Maguire for decades.


Maguire, the keyboardist in fellow Liverpool act Gerry and the Pacemakers, said it could be seen as the record “that sparked The Beatles’ success”.

The acetate bears the handwriting of the Fab Four’s manager Brian Epstein.

The record of Till There was You - mislabelled by Epstein as ‘Til There was You and described as being the work of “Paul McCartney & The Beatles” - was made at the HMV store in Oxford Street, London.

It was presented to future Beatles producer George Martin at the EMI record label in a bid to secure the band a recording contract.

Hello Little Girl, on the other side, which was again mislabelled by Epstein - as Hullo Little Girl - was described as being the work of “John Lennon & The Beatles”.

Maguire, 74, of Formby, Merseyside, was given the disc by Epstein in 1963 after it had been returned to him by Martin.