The 'Long Play Cafe' Combines Coffee and Vinyl Records

By: Ady Floyd - Nov 3, 2015
References: chroniclelive
This Newcastle-based coffee shop called 'Long Play Cafe' combines coffee and vinyl records to bring music lovers a great place to hang out. This retro cafe will offer guests the chance to listen to classic and modern records while sipping their favorite caffeinated drink.

The unique aspect of this coffee shop is that it doubles as a retail store for records. When guests leave Long Play Cafe they very well might be leaving with a new record. This music shop and cafe hybrid was created by two baristas who combined their love for coffee and vinyl records.

The duo wanted to provide patrons with a relaxing place where their would be able to enjoy the music while drinking a latte and perusing vinyls. The shop will also offer guests a wide selection of music merchandise and memorabilia. The cafe creators noticed a recent increase in popularity among vinyl records and decided to cater to music fans by creating this experiential cafe.