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Record Store Day Sale

Sale April 21&22

Come celebrate Record Store Day with us this weekend! We will be having a huge sale and we need you to help us clear out old stock. Books and Dvds are buy one get the second one half price and used records are 20% off. Also because of Record Store Day we will be open extra early on Saturday: 9AM-7PM Saturday, and 11AM-6PM Sunday. Hope to see you there!

Zoinks is located at 1019 Bloor St West in Toronto. If you are taking the TTC that is in between Ossington Station and Dufferin Station on the Bloor line. Click here to find us on Google Maps.

Just In Vinyl (June Week 2)

New Arrivals
Here is a list of vinyl in our New Arrivals section:

  • Nina Simone – Here Comes The Sun
  • Fat Boys – Crushin
  • Ann Peebles – I Can’t Stand The Rain
  • Parc Avenue – Plants and Animals
  • Rare Bird – S/T
  • Ravi Shankar – Ragas
  • Dr John & the Night Trippers – Remedies
  • Bob Dylan – Biograph (5 LPs)
  • Psychic Ills – One Track Mind
  • Janis (Joplin) – Soundtrack
  • Jonathan Richman – O Moon, Queen of Night on Earth
  • Ravi Shankar – Festival from India
  • Donavan – Sunshine Superman
  • Syncona – S/T
  • Steve Reich – Tehillim

Father Day Gift Guide

Father Day Books

Father Day Books

Father’s Day is just around the corner, so here are some gift ideas for every kind of dad :

Thomas King – The Back of the Turtle

David Mitchell – the Bone Clock

Michael Chabon – Manhood for Amateurs

David Sedaris – Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim

Henning Mankell – Faceless Killers

Ronald Wright – What is America (or A Short History of Progress)

Jim Henson: The Biography By Brian Jay Jones

For the first time ever – a comprehensive biography of one of the twentieth-century’s most innovative creative artists: the incomparable, irreplaceable Jim Henson.

Andy Kaufman: The Truth, Finally by Bob Zmuda

Andy’s writer and best friend, and Lynn Margulies, the love of Andy’s life, reveal all?including surprising secrets that Andy made Lynne and Bob promise never to tell until both of his parents had died.

Bowie: A Biography by Mark Spitz

Bob Dylan: The Essential Interviews

The never-before-anthologized interviews chronicle the transformation of Robert Zimmerman into the influential and timeless Bob Dylan. These interviews provide an insight into Bob Dylan’s musical genius and vary from his thoughts on what his songs mean, how he views the media, his rise to stardom, and such tidbits as his relationship with John Lennon.

Happy Holidays Everybody!

Merry Christmas Eve! Wishing you all a Happy Happy Holidays and a Merry New Year, from all of us at Zoinks.

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays from Zoinks