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5:01 am
Tue January 15, 2013

Easy Street bows out, but are local record stores really dying?

Easy Street will close its Queen Anne location after 12 years.
Gabriel Spitzer KPLU

This is the last week for a fixture in Seattle’s independent music culture, as Easy Street Records’ lower Queen Anne store prepares to shut its doors Friday. But the move may not signal, as some fear, a death spiral for local independent music stores.

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