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June 25, 2024

Jun 25, 2024



Citizen Vinyl’s mission is to preserve and carry forward the enduring practices of listening, hospitality, and innovation.


That work is essential to our staff and company culture. We seek solutions through listening, collaboration and tireless creativity.


We’re also united by our love of music. Here’s our team, and their top three records.

The Beatles – Sgt Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

Pink Floyd – Dark Side Of The Moon

Tom Petty – Wild Flowers

Kevin Moloney


The La’s – The La’s<

Book of Love – Book of Love<

Glass Beams – Mirage<

Matt Brown (he/him)

Press Operator

The Afghan Whigs – Gentleman

The Rolling Stones – Sticky Fingers

Pavement – Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain

George Awad he/him

Event Co-Producer

Florence and the Machine –Lungs

Mitski – Bury me at Makeout Creek

Black Belt Eagle Scout – Mother of My Children

Grace Lawton (she/they)


Led Zeppelin – II

Creedence Clearwater Revival – Chronicle

Buddy Holly – The Complete Buddy Holly

Paul Tolley (he/him)

Vinyl Recycling

j.cole – born sinner

Tyler Childers – Purgatory

Drake – Thank Me Later 

Ruthie McMullens (they/them)

Packaging Crew

Sublime – Jah Won’t Pay The Bills

Of Montreal – Cherry Peel

TV Girl – Who Really Cares

Sophia Wood (she/her)

Packaging Crew

Lauryn Hill – Miseducation of Lauryn Hill

Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly

Michael Jackson –Thriller 

Ty Besses (he/him)

Packaging Crew

Pink Floyd – Meddle

Cocteau Twins and Harold Budd – The Moon and the Melodies

Black Country, New Road – Ants From Up There

Mary Bolch (she/they)

Packaging Crew

Bob Trimble – Iron Curtain Innocence

Crystal Castles – S/T

David Bowie – Station To Station

Liza (she/they)

Barista // Bar // Events

Homeshake – The Homeshake Cassette

Slaughter Beach, Dog – Birdie

Horse Jumper Of Love – S/T

Maddie Kendrick (she/her)

Packaging Supervisor

Underoath – Define The Great Line

Defeater – Abandoned

My Epic – Yet

Blake Whitaker (he/him)

Press Operator // Shift Lead

Talking Heads – Speaking in Tongues

Pixies –Surfer Rosa

Michael Hedges – Aerial Boundaries

Justin Rabuck (he/him)

Proprietor // Coda + Event Co-Producer

Meat Loaf – Bat Out of Hell

Elvis Presley – ’68 Comeback Special

Eagles – Greatest Hits

Jen Russ (she/her)

Tours Manager // Welcome Desk

Amyl & The Sniffers – Comfort To Me

Grizzly Bear – 4 Shields

Allah-Las – Laits

Clare Cameron (she/her)

Co-GM // Bar Manager

Tom Petty – Wildflowers

Peter Gabriel – So

Sylvan Esso – Sylvan Esso

Eric Robbins (he/him)

Co-GM // Coffee Manager

Discovery – Daft Punk

I Am Hollywood – He Is Legend

Freddie – Freddie Gibbs

Garrett Greene (they/them)

Logistics Specialist

Junip – Fields

The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream

Laura Marling – Once I Was an Eagle

Seth Alder (he/him)

Production Manager

Harriet the Spy — God Gave Us Music and the Courage to Sing

Team Dresch — Personal Best

Talking Heads — Stop Making Sense

Greg Lofaro (he/him)

Pressing Supervisor

Ryuichi Sakamoto – Async

Carmen Villain – Only Love From Now On

Voices From The Lake – S/T

Colby Caldwell (he/him)

Main Floor Staff

Duke Ellington – Black, Beige, & Brown

Jeff Beck – Wired

Joni Mitchell – Court & Spark

Gar Ragland (he/him)

CEO // Founder

The Doors Waiting for the Sun

Faith No More – Angel Dust

Saul Williams The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of Niggy Tardust

Kris Johnson (he/him)

Tour Guide

Tyler The Creator – Scum Fuck Flower Boy

of Montreal – Skeletal Lamping

N.E.R.D. – No_One Ever Really Dies

Kassie (she/her)

Coda // Merch Program

The Mars Volta – Frances The Mute

Everything Everything –Get To Heaven

Oneohtrix Point Never – Garden Of Delete

Jasper Lesly (they/them)

Quality Control Inspector

Bishop Briggs – Church Of Scars

Zayde Wølf –Golden Age

Marian Hill – Sway

Désirée Watterson (she/her)

HR Consultant

Khruangbin – Mordechai

The Cramps –Gravest Hits

John Coltrane & Johnny Hartman – S/T

Joe Sasfy (he/him)

Coda Consultant

Blonde Redhead – Misery Is A Butterfly

The Pixies – Doolittle

David Bowie – Hunky Dory

Annie McCaffery (she/her)

Administrative Assistant

Tom Waits – Rain Dogs

Funkadelic – Maggot Brain

King Gizzard And Lizard WizardPaper-Mache Dream Balloon

Kevin Fuller (he/him)

Press Operator

Leonard Cohen – Songs Of Leonard Cohen

Neutral Milk Hotel – Aeroplane Over The Sea

Temporar – Temporar

Nye Taylor (she/her)

Barista // Bar


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