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Check out this stunning bamboo turntable

<b>Keep out of reach of pandas.</b><p>With its handmade bamboo design, the Pebbles TA-1 Turntable is a thing of beauty. But the decision to use bamboo wasn’t …

Quick listen: Audio Technica's mature, living room-friendly AT-LP5 turntable

The AT-LP5 features a thick chassis with heavy-mass metal inserts designed to minimize resonance issues. A quick tour of the top starts with a …

Vinyl, an old medium, gets new following

AUSTIN -- The sound of flipping through records is a common one at Waterloo Records and Video. Vinyl records continue to make their …

Vinyl Records

U.S. vinyl plant to open after finding vinyl press "motherload"

<b>Pressing vinyl in America just got a little easier.</b><p>Virginia-based <b>Furnace Manufacturing</b> have been packaging records for nearly 20 years, but now they …

Who, Exactly, Is Fueling the Vinyl-Records Renaissance?

LP sales keep rising, but mostly because of indie-rock fans and nostalgists—which isn't enough to "save" the music industry.<p>The equation facing the music business is now well understood: Sales of CDs and digital music downloads are in what looks like a death spiral, while streaming music services …

Tesco becomes first UK supermarket to reintroduce vinyl in stores

New Iron Maiden LP 'The Book of Souls' will be stocked in 55 of their largest stores<p><b>Tesco</b> will become the first UK supermarket to revive the sale of …

Panasonic brings back the vinyl with reborn Technics turntable

Vinyl really is back; Panasonic has used its annual IFA press conference in Berlin to announce that it will relaunch and reinvent its iconic Technics …

Audiophile

Thinking Outside The Record Box – 19 Innovative Ways To Store Your Vinyl

Sure, you <i>could</i> keep your burgeoning record collection stored neatly in boxes or on overloaded shelves. But where’s the fun in that? With vinyl sales …

Home Audio

Vinylify – get your own personal record

Records are making a comeback. You can find them tucked into the aisles even at chain music stores these days, like, no big deal. If you are dying to …

Prince

Vinyl sales climb over 56% in the first half of 2015; On track for biggest total sales in over two decades

<b>The ‘comeback’ continues.</b><p>The BPI and Nielsen Soundscan have published their respective UK and US mid-year music industry reports. Both studies point …

Vinyl Records

Meet The Beatles: The Road To Sgt. Pepper (Part Three)

When Beatlemania hit America in 1964, there was a virtual pop culture explosion that saw The Beatles touring the country multiple times between then …

Music streaming 'exploding' (but so are vinyl sales)

In the latest example of researchers informing the public of something they already know, the British Phonographic Industry has determined that music …

Music Streaming

Vinyl records are still riding that big comeback wave, sales up 38% in a year | Ars Technica

Slow and steady and surface noise wins the race.<p>On Thursday, Nielsen Music released its 2015 US mid-year report, finding that overall music …

Sufjan Stevens

Mid-Year Music Report: Streaming, Vinyl and Taylor Swift Rule

Nielsen Music reveals streaming totals have exploded while albums sales, both physical and digital, are down<p>Nielsen Music has revealed their mid-year …

The Floating Record vertical turntable puts a different spin on your records

There’s something mesmerizing about watching a vinyl record spin around on a turntable, but unfortunately the vast majority of record players spin …

Audiophile

With Floating Record, Gramovox quickly tops $50,000 Kickstarter goal

The folks who scored a Kickstarter hit by hacking an antique gramophone horn into a Bluetooth speaker system are looking to turn the turntable on its ear.<p>The Floating Record, a vertical iteration of the old-fashioned record player developed by 1871-based Gramovox, launched at 8 a.m. Tuesday on …

John Carpenter

Music Library + Understage : A Vinyl Fantasy

Vinyl Records

Vinyl's quality helps it stick around

I've listened to records on my grandma's turntable, but I never would have guessed I'd see vinyl on sale anywhere other than a thrift shop or garage …

15 of the most beautiful turntables ever made

May 22, 2015 In Features, Turntables & Tech<p><b>From Lego DJ booths to handcrafted hardwood plinths, we’ve scoured the world of Hi-Fi for beautiful record</b> …

How did vinyl make an improbable return?

On a recent night, strewn across my living room carpet was an array of audio parts of a rather historic nature: a platter, a drive belt, a tone arm …

Two vinyl pressing plants open for business in the USA

<b>The new locations in Oregon and Vermont should help the overstretched pressing industry.</b><p>Good news for the vinyl industry – two new pressing plants …

North America

Music industry struggling to keep up with demand for vinyl, Harvey Goldsmith says

The biggest problem facing the music industry is finding enough craftsmen to make vinyl, the music promoter says<p>When considering the most pressing problem facing the music industry today, one might consider the rise and rise of music streaming, the sexualisation of singers or the exorbitant price …

Why are so many artists making records?

The world of editions is gaining constant speed as the objects, prints and ephemera around art making becomes ever transitory. Vinyl is one art medium that is seeing a strong return. These are ten of the most interesting recent releases to grab.<p><b>JEREMY SHAW VARIATION FQ</b><p>When Shaw released his film …

Who really buys vinyl? The answer will surprise you

Middle-aged men are snapping up classic albums by Pink Floyd and Fleetwood Mac for their music collections, leaving hipsters out in the cold<p>The vinyl revival has been hard to miss. While sales of CDs continue to fall, the 12inch record appears to have come back from the dead.<p><b>The Official Charts</b> …

Urban Outfitters

A collection of gorgeous vinyl record covers

The world of music always had an interest for art in general, and finding good visual ways to illustrate what the musicians did music-wise. There are …

HMV plans to "take vinyl back to the masses"

<b>“We’ve got to be the number one destination for vinyl on the High Street.”</b><p>With vinyl sales in the UK at a 20 year high, rejuvenated high street …

In The Past Five Years, Vinyl Sales Have Grown 260%

One of the biggest stories coming out of the music industry in the past few years has been the surprising resurgence of vinyl as a medium that actually sells. As the sales of physical music continues to drop overall, LPs show a small glimmer of hope, and prove that even as the majority of the …

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