Project Team :
Michael Roche [HPL Retail]
P O P P O W E R not constructed
Occupying 20,000 sq.ft. of retail space, RPM Records Mega Music Store at Riverwalk Galleria, [now known as The Riverwalk] features the latest technology in record retailing.
Raw industrial materials form a lively, exciting environment on the primary sales floor. A glass entrance platform, representing the 'eye' of a laser disc stylis, greets the shopper with pop enthusiasm.
CD racking, mounted on tracks in the concrete floor, are motorized to slide in a compactus fashion, thereby opening the floor area for live concerts and promotional events.
At another raised area - a Blue Moon retail store and espresso counter occupies approx. 2,000 sq. ft.
Classical and Jazz sections are located in a sound proof 'warehouse'. Private listening booths offer the utmost in relaxed comfort for long term listening and CD sampling. RPM Records also included the largest video and laser disc selection in Asia.