Vinyl Lives On spotlights several well known musician/collectors and includes in-depth interviews with sixteen U.S. music retailers.
- Theo Dasbach – singer/songwriter/pianist; Founder, Rock and Blues Museum, Clarksdale, Mississippi
- Ray Benson – singer/songwriter/guitarist/producer; Co-Founder, Asleep at the Wheel
- Henry Rollins – singer/songwriter/actor/radio show host; Black Flag, Rollins Band
- Bill Frisell – guitarist/composer/arrangerUrsula 1000 (Alex Gimeno) – multi-instrumentalist/DJ
- Ursula 1000 (Alex Gimeno) – multi-instrumentalist/DJ
- Joe Travers – drummer, Zappa Plays Zappa; Vaultmeister for the Frank Zappa Family Trust
- Billy Vera – singer/songwriter/music historian/producer; Founder, Billy Vera and The Beaters.