The news arrived yesterday via social media. “Selling records is by no means easy money,” reads the statement, “and since Covid has become a part of our everyday life, especially in the cultural sector, it has become even more tough.”
The shop, which opened in the summer of 2016, has been a staple of the Frankfurt scene, stocking old and new vinyl, merch and more. Ahead of the closure, the team are offering 25 percent off everything in-store.
The GOSU team will continue their label, which also launched in 2016. “The shop may close, but as a label we have further plans,” the statement reads. “Keep your eyes peeled on the known channels…”
Read the statement in full.