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Timeline

1991

28 June :: Store Pre-Opening invitation
29 June :: opening day
7 July :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 7 July 1991
21 July :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 21 July 1991
28 July :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 28 July 1991
11 August :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 11 August 1991
18 August :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 18 August 1991
25 August :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 25 August 1991
1 September :: Top Sellers list for the week ending 1 September 1991
13 September :: ASO Discography 1991-1992
25 December :: Yoko Ono Xmas Message promo CD

1992
29 March :: “The Edge” playlist for 29 March 1992
5 April :: “The Edge” playlist for 5 April 1992
12 April :: “The Edge” playlist for 12 April 1992
20 April :: WAPI-FM advertising snafu
26 April :: “The Edge” playlist for 25 April 1992
3 May :: “The Edge playlist for 3 May 1992
17 May :: “The Edge” playlist for 17 May 1992
24 May :: “The Edge playlist for 24 May 1992
31 May :: “The Edge” playlist for 31 May 1992
7 June :: “The Edge” playlist for 7 June 1992
14 June :: “The Edge” playlist for 14 June 1992
21 June :: “The Edge” playlist for 21 June 1992
26 June :: First Anniversary Party Invitation
28 June :: “The Edge” playlist for 28 June 1992
30 June :: First Anniversary Sale announcement
5 July :: “The Edge” playlist for 5 July 1992
12 July :: “The Edge” playlist for 12 July 1992
19 July :: “The Edge” playlist for 19 July 1992
2 August :: “The Edge” playlist for 2 August 1992
9 August :: “The Edge” playlist for 9 August 1992
13 September :: “The Edge” playlist for 13 September 1992
27 September :: “The Edge” playlist for 27 September 1992
4 October :: “The Edge” playlist for 4 October 1992
11 October :: “The Edge” playlist for 11 October 1992
18 October :: “The Edge” playlist for 18 October 1992
1 November :: “The Edge” playlist for 1 November 1992

1993

9 June :: Hank Williams first day cover
25 June :: Second Anniversary Party invitation
29 June :: 2nd anniversary peace plant
29 June :: 2nd anniversary two dollar bill

1994

8 February :: David Wilcox’s Big Horizon
8 July :: Third Anniversary Party invitation

1995

26 September :: Larry Goldings/Brad Mehldau key chains
17 November :: Rhett Akins autograph

1996

14 June :: Don Walser baseball card
12 July :: Fifth Anniversary Party invitation
10 October :: Diana Krall handbill
14 October :: Donovan’s Sutras
15 October :: Cecilia Bartoli “Chant d’Amour coupon
17 December :: David Helfgott bumper sticker
17 December :: David Helfgott coffee mug

1997

11 February :: Gil & Orli Shaham’s Dvorák for Two
20 March :: High Noon in-store flyer
27 May :: Flaming Pie magnet
11 August :: Emmylou Harris Spyboy autographed photo
30 September :: Edgar Meyer’s Uncommon Ritual CD
20 October :: Gerry Rosenbaum meets Gil Shaham

1998

28 July :: Gillian Welch Hell Among the Yearlings autographed photo
31 July :: Seventh Anniversary Party invitation
1 September :: Willie Nelson Teatro matchbox

1999

21 September :: WEA paperweight
15 October :: Alys Stephens Center discography pamphlet 1999-2000
19 October :: Mark O’Connor Fanfare for the Volunteer CD
25 October :: Badlees b-sides
2 November :: Foo Fighters sticker
24 November :: postcard from Trish Murphy

2000

11 January :: The Kennedys Evolver autographed photo
24 March :: “Santana really should acknowledge Brahms”

2001

27 March :: Shuggie Otis mini CD-single

2002

5 February :: Robert Bradley’s Blackwater Surprise New Ground CD
11 July :: Neil Halstead in-store handbill
11 July :: Neil Halstead in-store clipping
11 July :: Neil Halstead in-store photos
20 September :: Sidewalk Film Festival program ad
October :: James McMurtry in-store
1 October :: Martin Sexton in-store
22 October :: Best of Bowie button set

2003

24 January :: Ron Sexsmith in-store mini-poster
8 March :: Johnny Cash’s “Hurt” DVD
16 May :: Willie vs. Zimmie (City Stages weekend)
19 June :: Mark Selby’s Dirt and in-store
23 July :: Marc Broussard in-store (photos)
7 August :: Gingersol/Nadine in-store
14 August :: Steven Delopoulos in-store
9 September :: Los Straitjackets display contest
12 September :: Caitlin Cary in-store
30 September :: Charlie Louvin Hatch Show print
October 2003 :: Steve Keene/Josh Rouse painting
8 November :: Matt Nathanson in-store photos
14 November :: Libby Kirkpatrick in-store & mixtape
22 November :: The Damnwells in-store

2004

26 January :: The High Strung in-store
28 January :: Scott Miller in-store
5 February :: Clare Burson in-store
19 February :: Mindy Smith in-store
16 March :: Garrison Starr in-store
25 March :: The Sleepy Jackson in-store
25 March :: The Sleepy Jackson Hatch Show print
6 April :: The Damnwells Bastards of the Beat poster
16 April :: Josh Ritter in-store
22 April :: Ben Kweller in-store
20 May :: Michael Tolcher in-store
22 June :: Wilco’s A Ghost Is Born advance CD
13 July :: David Garza autographed CD box set (and in-store)

2005

12 February :: The Chad Fisher Group in-store
12 February :: office photos
26 February :: North Mississippi All-Stars in-store
7 October :: Billy Joe Shaver in-store
11 October :: Great Lake Swimmers promo CD case
8 November :: T. Rex reissues button set
31 December :: 2005 top sellers printout

2006

30 January :: Taylor Hicks Under the Radar orders
17 February :: Ben Weaver (store visit)
11 April :: Josh Ritter “Girl in the War” promo 45
12 May :: Taylor Hicks homecoming
24 May :: Pole-Dancing for Taylor Hicks magnet
June 2005 :: Johnny Cash “Hey Porter” promo 45
21 July :: Entertainment Weekly article (“Taylor Made”)
27 July :: Josh Ritter in-store flyer
30 November :: Moses Mayfield in-store
8-11 December :: Taylor Hicks listening parties

2007

February :: Paste Magazine Recommends retail list
10 March :: Taylor Hicks signing (video waivers)
10 March :: Taylor Hicks signing (VIP pass)
10 July :: “…one little local store”
25 August :: Jason Isbell in-store
September :: “Best of Birmingham” (Birmingham Magazine)
23 October :: Pavarotti’s Ti Adoro CD
30 October :: Joy Division earplugs
31 October :: Josh Ritter in-store photograph (1)
31 October :: Josh Ritter songbook
31 October :: “The Parting Glass”
1 November :: store closing announcement
29 November :: “I just felt I had to write and express my complete dismay…”
3 December :: QBOP in-store
10 December :: Samford University Horn Ensemble in-store
10 December :: The Upsetters in-store
11 December  :: The Spots in-store
16 December :: Don Harbor photo shoot
18 December :: Matthew Mayfield/Eliot Morris in-store
19 December :: Wild Sweet Orange in-store
31 December :: last official day of business

2008

31 January :: “I don’t do well with goodbyes.”

Store Date unknown

ASC parking passes (early 2000’s)
Bagstuffer Rec’s: How I Got Hooked (Fred) (early 1996)
Business Card
(20th century)
Business Card (21st century), part 1
Business Card (21st century), part 2
Business Card (21st century), part 3
Business Card (21st century), part 4
Darden Smith Midnight Train promo CD (1991)
Dave Alvin autographed photo (1991-2000)
The Great Kaiser_
Jack Meets Garth Brooks

The Key (post longbox-era)
“100 Varieties” ad__
USPS suspicious mail notice (post 9/11)
WEA sculpted pen

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