Merida Delarosa

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Award Winning Carrot Cake Cupcakes

<b>Ingredients</b><p>Cream Cheese Frosting<p>1 cup European-style unsalted butter (such as Plugra), softened<br>• 1 1/2 cups cream cheese, softened<br>• 5 3/4 cups powdered sugar<br>• 1/4 cup whole milk<br>• 3/4 tablespoon very high quality vanilla extract<br>• 1 small orange, juiced and zested<p>Cupcakes<p>1 cup flour<br>• 1/2 tablespoon baking …

90's Grunge Band Perform As Nirvana, And Sound Surprisingly Similar

90’s Grunge rockers Local H performed a set as Nirvana over the weekend at the Double Door in Chicago to celebrate Halloween. Based on this …

In Praise of Imported LPs

By the time you read this (probably a month after it is written, judging by the speed with which the US mails speed second-class matter on its …

Take an interactive tour of Haruki Murakami's record room

<b>Japanese author lets you inside his 10,000-record vinyl collection.</b><p>As far as work spaces go, you can’t get more inspirational than a wall of 10,000 …

Seeing How Records Get Made from Beginning to End Is Still Charming

The making of a record isn’t exactly a big mystery but there’s still a bit of old magic in seeing music get put to wax in a factory where the metal …

Audio Mixing

The Latinas of the Chulita Vinyl Club Spin the Revolution

Record sourcing, collecting and spinning are considered a man’s terrain, marginalizing women vinyl-lovers and perpetuating false myths that <i>mamis</i> lack the interest, knowledge and talent to join the all-boys crew. Here to kill that noise: The Chulita Vinyl Club, a multi-regional group of fiercely …

Radiohead to reissue Kid A, Amnesiac as double LPs

<b>Previously available on 10″.</b><p>After releasing their ninth studio album earlier this year, Radiohead are set to reappear on shelves this Autumn with …

"State-of-the-art" record pressing plant to open in Canada

<b>Disc makers Microforum to start pressing records later this year.</b><p>From seeing its only pressing facility close last year to now welcoming a third new …

Explore how a turntable works with these interactive 3D animations

<b>How a turntable works.</b><p>The mechanics of how a turntable works might be mysterious, but they’re not magic. Specialists in 3D renderings, the good folks …

Watch a new documentary profiling US record store owners

<b>In Wax We Trust.</b><p>Shot during his last US tour, French hip hop artist Wax Tailor spent a little bit of time hanging out in record shops from Alabama to …

Joy Division's 'Love Will Tear Us Apart' gets picture-disc reissue

<b>FAC 23.</b><p>Joy Division’s iconic song ‘Love Will Tear Us Apart’ will be reissued as a limited picture-disc by the label Vinyl Lovers. Written in 1979 and …

Record Store Day Black Friday releases announced

<b>Prince, Erykah Badu and Death Grips get special vinyl releases.</b><p>The annual set of Record Store Day Black Friday vinyl exclusives have been announced, …

The 5 Sexiest Turntables Money Can Buy

It's what your vinyl setup deserves.<p>330<p>SHARES<p>There are a lot of turntable options on the market but none that look as good as these. If you're …

Crosley C10 Turntable Review (Plus Moore & Giles Limited Edition Preview)

<b>Crosley C10: Not Your Turntable in a Suitcase</b><p>No other company I can think of has capitalized on the resurgence of vinyl the way Crosley has. Look in any mall, and you’ll find stores selling Crosley turntables in various retro looks. Many are self-contained units that pack the turntable, speakers …

Audiophile

The 15 most incredible Space Age record players

<b>Extra-terrestrial turntables.</b><p>When the Space Age blasted off with Sputnik 1 in 1957, pop culture desperately followed the smoke. The obsession with …

Check out President Obama's turntable in the White House

<b>Obviously Barack plays vinyl.</b><p>Somehow it’s not that surprising that Barack Obama kicks back with a Kendrick record every so often, but did we ever …

She-Funk

Betty Davis is a real Nasty Gal. She is one of the icons of funk, not just the music scene but the club life and style. And yes, she is Davis because …

A Tribe Called Quest enlist Jack White, André 3000, Kendrick Lamar for new album

Next week, A Tribe Called Quest are set to release their first album in nearly two decades. In an interview with the <i>New York Times</i>, group members …

Five Songs You Need To Hear This Week

Here are five of the best tracks released recently, according to me, of course. If you're mad enough to trust me and bored enough to read on, I think …