Crow's Nest Flying High

McCormick, Moira
January 2002
Billboard;1/12/2002, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p63
Trade Publication
Focuses on operations at the Crow's Nest music store chain in Chicago, Illinois. Comments from owner Floyd Crow about the success of the chain; Impact of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks against the United States on sales of music following the opening of a Crow's Nest the next day; Description of the Lincoln Park, store in Chicago, which features the Lyric Lounge café.


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