Doug Putman

Doug Putman

Tiny Record Shop, Toronto  Photo: Janet Kimber
February 6, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Doug Putman being interviewed on the BBC Tuesday.
February 6, 2019
by David Farrell

Canadian music retail chain maverick Doug Putman has purchased the assets and name of HMV UK in a deal worth more than $10-million that also saves as many as 1,500 company jobs there.

Sunrise Records' Doug Putman
February 4, 2019
by David Farrell

Canada’s Sunrise Records chain store owner Doug Putman has made a bid to seize control of troubled retailer HMV from under the nose of Newcastle Un

January 24, 2018
by David Farrell

Sunrise Records’ president Doug Putman doesn’t buy the popular mantra that music sales are cooked. Proof of this is the fact that his chain of nationwide stores sold close to a half-million vinyl albums last year.

Sunrise Records is expanding, and sales are exploding
June 21, 2017
by David Farrell

Business is booming out of the gate for the Sunrise Records chain and one of the big surprises is that millennials are packing the store to pick up vinyl and compact discs.