Brooklyn – Greenpoint
1001 Manhattan Ave (bet. Huron and Green Sts.)
Brooklyn, NY 11222
The Thing is an ever-growing mass of $2 vinyl, appliances, magazines and whatever else its proprietors find. Though searching the utterly disorganized piles almost requires spelunking gear, customers often unearth the valuable and unusual. Plus, the enthusiastic, knowledgeable—and, sure, quirky—staff will be glad to chat about underground music.
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