We’re Getting the Band Back Together: Tower Records

The last Tower Records in America closed 15 years ago. Now, new owners are hoping to bring it back online.


Episode Notes

Can a once-revered brick-and-mortar music chain be brought back to life in the era of Amazon and Spotify?

Podcast production by Jess Miller and Cleo Levin.


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Navigating the marketplace is the original choose-your-own adventure. Thrilling Tales of Modern Capitalism takes a company in the news, and looks at its history to figure out why it finds itself in its present circumstances. Host Seth Stevenson brings you stories you may not have heard about the brands that shape how you live and work. And whether they’ve succeeded or failed, these companies have been on more of an adventure than you may have imagined. All episodes