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Wallich's Music City

Famous Wallich’s Music City

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One of largest and most popular record stores in the country was located on the northwest corner of Sunset Blvd. and Vine St.  

Founded in 1940 by Glenn Wallich, it was, by far, the best record shop in Los Angeles.  During the days of the 45 RPM and 33 1/3 RPM records, customers could go into the store, remove a record from one of the many shelves and go into a listening booths and listen to the record.  If you didn’t want to buy the record, you simply put it back in the paper sleeve and placed it back on the shelf.

In addition to selling records, Wallich’s Music City...