borderline MUSIC is Chicago’s first and only dance record store,
located in Chicago’s gay and lesbian neighborhood in Lakeview.
Specializing in Dance, Imports, Remixes
and DJ compilations. 3333 N. Broadway (just north of Belmont). 773.975.9533
is a new and used CD store that specializes mainly in dance and imports
but we also carry vinyl, collectibles,new and used DVDs. Borderline
opened in August 2000 and has continued to support and celebrate Chicago’s
I opened borderline
MUSIC because of my intense passion and knowledge of music. I have
worked in many nationwide chains and even worked at a record label
out in LA. After my returned to Chicago I was sadden by the lack of
music that was available to the fans. This is why borderline MUSIC
had to open. We carry everything from domestic titles – to the
‘hard to find’ that are not released in the states. Our
product comes from the USA, Australia, U.K., Japan, France and anywhere
else that your favorite artist may be released—we’ll get
it. Since our opening in 2000 the store exploded on the scene!—Not
only have we had we had local DJ spinning Live, but we’ve also
had many in store-appearances by amazing artist such as, Abigail,
Amber, Donna De Lory, Kristine W. and Pepper Mashay.
is proud to have been sponsors for The HEARTS foundation, Aids Walk,
T-Pan (Test Positive Aware Network-Aides outreach program), Season
of Concern and many local charities. And in the year 2004 we are proud
and excited to launch our web store globally, making the product available
to the fans and collectors.
If you ever are
in Chicago, stop by and check out our storefront—The store is
a visual and hip experience. We have collectible memorabilia that
covers the walls, signed autographs from the best: Cher, Erasure,
Kylie Minogue, Amber, Cyndi Lauper, Kristine W., Depeche Mode, Go-Go’s,
Rupaul, Lisa Stansfield, Donna Summer, Eartha Kitt and many more.
A multi media screen playing your favorite videos and what would a
dance record store be without a disco ball! We look forward to serving
ALL your music needs.