September 3, 2015

We Were Honorably Mentioned By The New York Daily News in an article titled “Top Five Record Stores“!

September 2, 2015

Check Out The Photos From The Morbid Anatomy Flea Market That The Village Voice Posted!

We had a real blast. Thanks to everyone who came out and experienced it. What a great crowd and a great time!

Above, L to R: Daniel, Sommer with baby Ivy, Jeff, Tim, and the left hand of an unnamed record browser.

We Will Be Open on Labor Day Weekend! 9am-5pm at Court Street location and 9am-8pm at The Morbid Anatomy location.


Starting the Monday AFTER Labor Day, Black Gold’s Court Street location will be extending its Monday hours to 7am – 7pm.

August 14, 2015

Death Traitors Shirts are Back in Stock! Now available as new, softer Hanes Nano Tees! You can order online or get them at both of our locations now!

Starting in September… We will be open from 7am to 8pm on Mondays!

August 7, 2015

Morbid Anatomy Flea Market at the Bell House – August 30th!

Flea Market with multiple vendors selling taxidermy galore, artful bones, unusual antiques, obscure books, and assorted curiosities.

Date: Sunday, August 30th
Time: 12pm to 7pm ( Morbid Anatomy Members will be able to enter at 11am; become a member at )
Admission: $1 ( add $4 to go to see our Museum Exhibition )
Location: The Bell House, 149 7th St, Brooklyn, NY 11215 ( A block away fro the Morbid Anatomy Museum )
** Want to sell your wares? Contact laetitia [at]

Don’t miss our last Summer Market on Sunday August 30th at the Bell House, with more vendors and more space! Antique hunters and curiosity collectors know than nothing is better than a lazy Sunday spent at a great flea market; at this one, you’ll find all of your favorite artists, makers and antique peddlers, including Ryan Matthew Cohn (of Science Channel’s “Oddities”) with two tables of osteology and antiquities; Daisy Tainton with her insect shadowboxes and mourning rings; Amber Jolliffe Maykut with her taxidermical curiosities; Elizabeth New and her abject housewares; Will Baker and his rare books and ephemeras and much more!

Ivy Veronica Santoro arrived on May 13th, 2015! She was 8lbs and 5oz when delivered!

July 25, 2015

Join us tomorrow, Sunday, July 26, at our 461 Court St location at 3pm for a FREE in-store show by Cages (Buffalo, NY) and TJ Borden.  All are welcome! Check Cages out HERE.

July 18, 2015

The collections are rolling in! From punk to metal, new wave, glam, jazz, blues and reggae… the place is stocked and the prices are right!

We’ve added Ice Chai Tea to our menus at both locations! Come try one of the sweet treats everyone is raving about!

We now use Battenkill Valley Milk at both locations! Quality here just goes up and up.

By Popular Demand: We Now offer cold-brewed iced decaf coffee!

June 18, 2015

FRIENDS, FAMILY, STALKERS! We need your help. We are only 150 votes away from being considered for a large grant from Chase Bank. We only have until midnight! All you have to do is click this link and vote. We work hard but want nicer things! Black Gold will use the money to expand stock, conditions, and upkeep. Thanks, I know requests like this are annoying and weird but why not?!

Here’s the LINK

June 4, 2015

Check out this article on an Instagram account that Black Gold co-owner Jeff Ogiba started.
Things I Found In Records is a crowd-sourced concept wherein record collectors around the world submit photos and descriptions of the strange things they find stashed in old vinyl records. Follow @thingsifoundinrecords on IG or check it out HERE. And while you’re at it, check out the shops accounts @blackgoldbrooklyn and @blackgoldrecords

Also, check out this video of our friend Erica Saunders who manages over at The Morbid Anatomy Museum HERE