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 Meet the team
Here is your opportunity to put faces to the names and voices or just to see how beautiful we all are.
Each member of our dedicated team, from the Customer Relations Team through to the Managing Director can be found right here. If you have any questions or comments please feel free to Contact Us
Our Sales & Service Team
  Cheryl Morris, Sarah Fulton & Julie Davey make up our all important Service Team collating, packaging and despatching your orders. Not least, they also look after all our image scanning  
full name: Roy Ford
position: Telephone Sales & Customer Relations
home town: Gravesend
favourite artist: Iron Maiden | Wasp | The Macc Lads
favourite album: Iron Maiden 'Iron Maiden' | Wasp 'The Headless Chicken'
full name: Luke Heaver
position: Sales Team
home town: Longfield
favourite artists: Flying Lotus, Flako, The Beat, Radiohead, The Smiths, Steely Dan, Bonobo, Skyharbor, Portishead, Bob Marley, PJ Harvey, The Specials, St Germain, Blazo, The Zombies, Gorillaz, Snarky Puppy, Modeselektor, Lapalux,.. Im really into my underground electronic music at the moment!
favourite album: Hmm. A very difficult question indeed too difficult to answer. My favourite three albums at this moment in time are; Colours Of Jazz 1 & 2 by Blazo, Lustmore by Lapalux , Family Dinner Volume 1 by Snarky Puppy
What I Like: Music, socialising, Kronenbourg, Cars, the first cup of coffee in the morning, spending time with my friends and family, Amsterdam, coming to work (believe it or not!)
What I dont like: Mondays, winter, marzipan, Taylor Swift (if only she had a mute button), rudeness, any generic boy/ girl band, anchovies & French cars.
full name: Dave Joyce
position: Responsible for the storage & management of all our stock
home town: Gravesend
what i like Movies, most music genres particularly Gospel, Elvis Presley, holidays in the sun and reading books by Dwight L Moody, Evan Roberts, John & Charles Wesley, Charles Finney, George Whitefield, Isaac Watts, Kathryn Kuhlman, Smith Wigglesworth to name but a few.
what i don't: Spaghetti, rice pudding, people who exceed the driving limit on roads (they are there for a reason) and hay fever.
full name: Jason Walsh
position: Customer Services
home town: London Town
favourite artists: Beck, Morrissey/The Smiths, Radiohead, Prince, Elliott Smith, Mercury Rev, Teenage Fanclub, Primal Scream
favourite album: Screamadelica | The Bends
Our Product Team
full name: Richard Austin
position: A member of our buying team and processes new stock arrivals
home town: Betelgeuse 5
favourite artist: Tori Amos | Van der Graaf Generator | Ani Di Franco
favourite album: The Sound 'From The Lions Mouth' | Ozric Tentacles 'Erpland'
full name: Glen Bushell
position: Buyer
home town: Ashford, Kent
favourite artist:  The Smiths, Nirvana, Jawbreaker, Against Me!, Quicksand, Texas Is The Reason, Nick Drake, Lifetime, Bruce Springsteen, Youth Of Today, Gorilla Biscuits, Joy Division, Descendents, Judge, Sunny Day Real Estate, Cro Mags, Tegan & Sara, Danzig, My Bloody Valentine, Into Another, Seaweed
favourite album:  Nirvana - In Utero, Jawbreaker - Dear You, Lifetime - Jerseys Best Dancers
what i like Revelation Records, Shoegaze, Coffee, Telecasters, NYHC, Checkered Shirts, Pizza, Belgium
what I don't: Spotify, UK festivals, Autotune, Miranda Hart, Simply Red, and Anything the Misfits did without Glenn Danzig
full name: Tim Card
position: Assists the buyers & processes new stock arrivals
home town: Kent.
likes: Disco, Punk, Kinks, Dusty Springfield, Kraftwerk, Eno, Bowie, Beatles, Soul/Reggae/Ska, Moodymann, Bob Dylan, Joni Mitchell, Jonathan Richman, Libertines, Todd Terje, Jake Thackray, John Cooper Clarke...
dislikes: Olives, flys, Westlife
full name: Jean-Paul Cartwright
position: Assists the buyers & processes new stock arrivals
home town: Gravesend
favourite artist: Iron Maiden | The Darkness | Godsmack
favourite album: Alter Bridge 'One Day Remains' | Iron Maiden 'Number Of The Beast'
full name: Mark Evetts
position: Specialises in buying our 80's & 90's Indie, Punk & New Wave
home town: Croydon
what i like Punk Rock, Association Football, Fergus the Ferret, Profiteroles.
what i don't: Whiney female vocalists, motor 'sport', America.
full name: Stephen Franklin
position: Assists the buyers & processes new stock arrivals
home town: Sevenoaks (not the affluent part)
favourite artist: Rush, Gentle Giant, Brand X, Porcupine Tree, The Mars Volta, Sunny Day Real Estate, Planesmistakenforstars (rip), Karnivool, King Crimson, Alice In Chains, Tool, The Clash, Aloha, Jazz-Fusion on vinyl!, The Prog-Archives, The Muffin Man, Michael Moorcock's Elric Saga, 70"s & 80"s horror (Suspiria, The Thing), Vinyl & Real Coffee (together!)
favourite album: Running out of real coffee, broken turn-tables, grime/garage (or whatever the hell it"s called at the moment), opera, big brother, roadkill, intermittent freeview, breaking guitar strings, cancelled band practices, P.Diddy"s version of Kashmir
full name: Sharon Sexton
position: Assists the buyers & processes new stock arrivals
home town: Kent
what i like The Stranglers, Ash, Muse, Manics, travel, pandas and Art Deco
what i don't: Whistling, Jazz, beards, feet
full name: Laura Stoneman
position: Responsible for the adding, ordering and processing of new release product
what i like Music [Guillemots, Broken Records, Irrepressibles, Arcade Fire, Coldplay], Gigs, Comedy [Kevin Bridges, Russell Kane, Andrew Lawrence, Micky Flanagan, Milton Jones, Sarah Millican, Danny Bhoy to name a few], Travelling, Cinema, Brothers' Toffee Apple Cider and Cake.
what i don't: Spicy food, radio playlists (having 5 songs rammed down my ears three times an hour), new indie bands who sound like every other indie band, drunk teenage hooligans taking over nice chilled out festivals.
full name: Rich Wilson
position: Assists the buyers & processes new stock arrivals
home town: Harlow
favourite artist: Jazz/Afro/Brazilian, Cardiacs, Suburban Base Records for turning me into an evil vinyl addict
favourite album: Miles Davis 'Kind Of Blue'
full name: Yasuhiko Yashiki
position: Our Japanese representative, managing our buying throughout Japan & beyond...
home town: Hiroshima City
what i like The Dance Of Death by Scaramanga Six, Bipolar Diversion by Jackdaw4 in the meantime.
what i don't  An outrageous Jap ebayers without having paid a tax from sales once and also live without paying a rent by an allowance from their parent.
Our IT Team
full name: Gary Breeze
position: Senior Software Engineer
home town: eil Towers
what i like sex, drugs & rock'n'roll, more of the above
what i don't: no sex, drugs & rock'n'roll, more of the above
full name: Mike Towers
position: Senior Software Engineer
home town: Ashford
favourite artist: Oasis | Meat Loaf
favourite album: Oasis 'Heathen Chemistry' | Meat Loaf 'Bat Out Of Hell'
Our Directors
full name: Cathryn Draper
position: Company Director and oversees day to day management.
home town: Kent
what i like Nick Drake Bryter Layter, Faithless Outrospective. Most Porsche 911's (except silver ones - but the odd 356 Speedster in any colour is very nice). Cafe Del Mar Volume 9
what i don't: Frank Zappa - he makes my eardrums want to burst (Sorry Richard). drum n bass - someone tell me where the rhythm is?
full name: Julian Thomas
position: Co-Founder & Company Director
home town: The Dark Side Of The Moon
what i like gilmour, lemmy, jazz, beans on toast, yorkshire tea, ch. palmer, real ale, english pubs, motor racing, maserati, morris minor, shotguns, japan, murakami
what i don't: anything idol, big brother, TV soaps, beetroot, black coffee, alcopops, stella, english pubs abroad, football, austin princess, knives, spain, mills & boon
full name: Robert Croydon
position: Co-Founder and Managing Director
home town: Longfield
favourite music place: Sunday afternoon on the Terrace at Space, Ibiza
favourite album: Mylo 'Destoy Rock And Roll' | Simon and Garfunkel 'Best Of'

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