January 30, 2015

Our New, Second Location Will Be Opening This Saturday, February 7th at the Morbid Anatomy Museum on 3rd Ave and 7th street in Gowanus, Brooklyn. We will be offering an extended menu of snacks and drinks (including espresso drinks) at the bar. We will be offering Rook coffee and Variety coffee at the new spot. We will have merchandise and a section of new and used records.

We Have Copies of the second edition of the Dust & Grooves Adventures in Record Collecting book now in stock as well as the new post card box set. Come by and pick up a copy of each before they are long gone!

January 9, 2015

The Rumors Are True!  Black Gold is opening a second location at The Morbid Anatomy Museum ! The museum, which opened its doors in early Spring of 2014,  will feature a full coffee bar and a selection of curated new and used records.  Black Gold At The Morbid Anatomy Museum is located at 424-A 3rd Ave, Brooklyn, NY and a grand opening of the cafe is set for the end of January. Stay tuned for more details about our Grand Opening party.

November 28, 2014

While The Rest Of The Country is Getting Punched in The Face Over the Sale of Discounted Coleman Coolers, join the civilized  and support local businesses!  Black Gold is proud to offer great prices on quality products, 365 days a year.

Here Are a Few More Reasons:

Antiques Over $20 are 10% Off Now Through Sunday, Nov 30th. Come grab that item you’ve been eyeing up now, before it’s too late!

We’ve Amassed A Very Large Amount of LPs This Past Week. Expect a ton of funk / soul / disco and R&B records to be in stock.  Great $3-$9 classic titles as well as a nice amount of rare/sought after titles ranging from $30-$100 a piece. Great for gifts!

Get Your Orders In For The New Black Gold Hoodies! This will ship in time for the holidays! Order right here on the side of the page! —->

November 25, 2014

We will be OPEN Thanksgiving day from 8am-1pm, so grab a bag of coffee beans for your host/hostess! Normal hours resume on Friday and through the weekend! We hope everyone has a safe and very happy Thanksgiving!

We Have New Stickers In! Come grab some and rep your favorite shop!  We have a lot of great holiday items on the way so stay tuned!

We Recently Purchased A Large Collection of LPs and 12″s. Funk, Soul, Disco, Boogie, Latin, Jazz, Blues… tons of popular titles as well as sought after $$$ records will be hitting the shelves all week!

October 30, 2014


Join Us Next Saturday For a Free In-Store Performance!

Saturday, Nov 8th from 8pm-10pm FREE!

The Hands Free and John Lindaman

The Hands Free are a Brooklyn-based acoustic quartet comprised of James Moore (guitar, banjo, compositions), Caroline Shaw (violin, mandolin), Nathan Koci (accordion, brass), and Eleanore Oppenheim (bass). Their music is inspired by French poetry, line drawings, and skipping records. http://thehandsfree.bandcamp.com/releases

John Lindaman is a Brooklyn-based singer/songwriter.

We Have a New Seasonal Cookie! The Molasses Ginger Cookie by The Good Batch. Come try our new spicy, chewy treat!

Thursdays are Balthazar Day! Grab a pure butter croissant, almond croissant, pain au  chocolat, or pastry from the acclaimed bakery, now available at Black Gold!

Don’t Forget That We Serve Cold-Brewed Iced Coffee Year Round! Try the New Orleans style with whole milk or almond milk if you want a really tasty kick!

October 28, 2014

The New Black Gold Hoodies Are Available For Order Just In Time For The Holidays!  We did our research to find a cozy mid-weight hoodie with desirable features from Independent Trading Company:

Full-zip coverage in a pre-laundered cotton blend with an antique nickel zipper.

Hoodies feature a front left chest Black Gold “bars” logo and a full back vintage oil derrick logo.

Size Specs:

S M L XL 2XL 3XL
Chest Width 20 1/2 21 1/2 22 1/2 23 1/2 24 1/2 25 1/2
Length 26 1/2 27 1/2 28 1/2 29 1/2 30 1/2 31 1/2
Sleeve Length 25 25 3/4 26 1/2 27 1/4 28 28 3/4

Important! : Hoodies available for order now but will not ship until the first week of December. Get one while they last! Order from side bar on the right side of this site!

October 15, 2014

This Saturday! 5,000+ LPs 12″s and 45s… all $1.00 each at our Black Gold Gold Dig!  All genres, starts at 10:00 am, free to enter, $1.00 each record.

Above: The line at the last Gold Dig

WE WILL BE CLOSED TOMORROW, THURSDAY OCTOBER 16TH  FROM 7AM-2PM FOR A FILM SHOOT. We are very sorry. Please visit us after or again at regular hours Friday morning.


September 23, 2014

We Are Excited To Announce The LARGEST Dollar Sale in Black Gold History: GOLD DIG #9!!! For those of you who know the deal, get and stay excited. For those of you who don’t know, basically every quarter year or so, we round up a large grouping of records that never made it to the floor for some reason. They could be records we received in multiples, promos, slightly imperfect records, donations, etc. We’ve amassed over 5,000 LPs and 45s this time… we’re not even sure how many records there are here but we know they are taking up a very large space in the back of our store. Expect a ton of sealed records, cut outs, promos, white labels, test pressings, mystery pressings, soul records, jazz records, rock records, indie records, punk, metal, new wave, popular, country, 12″s, blues, classical, the list goes on and on and on. Get here at 10:00 am sharp on October 18th and see what the buzz is all about. Cash only, take as much stuff as you want!