This is a very pleasant store to browse in. The owner is a participant in the music scene in Ottawa and is very knowledgeable about contemporary music. My interests are classical and jazz, and these two forms are well represented here. Jason D. mentioned the LP's and they are a delight to pick through (even though I no longer have a turntable).
I love music, I LOVE it. I used to have a collection of hundreds of rare and obscure discs. I never shopped at the big name chains - I assembled my collection from scratch, from shops like Compact. I have been to a few small cd shops in Ottawa and Compact has impressed me the most. First of all, they actually have a used section - a really good used section, not just a collection of cds no one... more