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Patrick Shanks, left, and Jeff Welch invite you to raise a pint and hunt for records this Sunday at Irene's.
Patrick Shanks, left, and Jeff Welch invite you to raise a pint and hunt for records this Sunday at Irene’s Pub in the Glebe.

Vinyl Brunch a chance to update your collection

Did you know that if you cut the top off a six-bottle pack of beer, you’ll have a convenient carry-all for your 45s? “More proof that the record gods align with the beer gods.”

This wisdom and pointer comes from musician Patrick Shanks (The Glads, Patrick Shanks Combomany more bands) who encourages you to gather your records and come on down to Sunday’s Vinyl Brunch event taking place at Irene’s Pub in the Glebe. (more…)