INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENT: The Story of Wax Trax! Records
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INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENT: The Story of Wax Trax! Records

Through an independent record store and label, Wax Trax!, two men take a tribe of outsiders and misfits on a ride through the 1980s underground. Despite internal chaos, Wax Trax! Records creates a new music genre that gains global recognition. As the label grows in reputation, a series of unfortunate events almost cause its influential history to be lost forever. A Coda Cornerstone Collection.

How Wax Trax Invented a Music Scene and Built a Community

When is a record store not just a record store? For Jim Nash and Dannie Flesher, Wax Trax was always about something more. First in Denver (1974) and then Chicago (1978), the Wax Trax store was more like a neon-lit musical club house for a hidden community.

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