5 Fantastic Record Player Gift Ideas

November 10, 2017 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

Quality Record Players to Start With In case you haven’t noticed, since 2005 Vinyl Record Collecting has been year by year making a huge resurgence. Along with that, record players are in high demand. Many different turntables are being produced,

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A Great Value: Buying Vinyl Record Lots Online For Collecting or Selling

March 28, 2016 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

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Great opportunities for re-selling or just for the collection When I began hunting vinyl records for my collection, I started seeking out the large LP lots. Buying in bulk was a great way to find unbelievable bargains. I was very

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Thrift Store Record Bins: Discovering Classic Artists Like Herb Alpert For the First Time

December 4, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

A new world of music to discover in those record bins Can you find anything in the thrift store record bins? The easy answer is yes, you really can find some killer vinyl sifting through the donated records at your

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How Much Are Vintage Andy Warhol Album Covers Worth?

November 29, 2015 | Posted in ART, VINYL RECORDS | By

Warhol Covers can Bring a Super Premium: Andy Warhol was a freelance graphic designer long before he become one of the greatest pop culture artists and icons of the 20th century. His vintage LP cover designs are now in great

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Does Music Really Sound Better on Vinyl?

November 16, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

Does music sound better from the vinyl grooves? I know this question has been asked many times, and of course it boils down to each individuals tastes. Personally, rarely would I choose the sound of digital, even rarer would I

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4 Gift Ideas For Audiophile Turntable Fans

October 30, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

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Audiophile turntable users are a different breed: Lets be real here, audiophiles are different. Audiophiles are always looking for the newest and best way to upgrade their music listening experience. They can be among the toughest to gift however If

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Collecting Vintage Blue Note Records on the Cheap

October 28, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

An original first press Blue Note LP 1568 from tenor saxophonist Hank Mobley recently sold at auction for more than $11,000. Nearly double the price of the previous record setter for Blue Note. An original Hank Mobley Blue Note 1568

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Ikea Still Has the Best Affordable Vinyl Record Storage Shelf With the Kallax

October 26, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

Ikea Kallax Review

Kallax replaced the Expedit as the best record shelf Back in February of 2014, when I learned about Ikea’s discontinuation of the Expedit shelf, it was a total shock. Expedit was probably the most well liked, and perhaps the most

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Song Review – The Big Bopper – Chantilly Lace

April 4, 2015 | Posted in MOVIES, RADIO, ROCK, VINYL RECORDS | By

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Jiles Perry Richardson wrote the song himself, and recorded under the name, Big Bopper. It became his biggest, and in most countries, his only hit. He was tragically killed the following year in the same plane crash that took Ritchie Valens and Buddy Holly from us. Richardson’s overt sexual call was a sharp, loud contrast to Buddy Holly’s gentle romantic style in songs like True Love Ways.

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Where to Buy Cheap Vinyl Records

March 15, 2015 | Posted in VINYL RECORDS | By

Billions of LP’s and 45’s are out there waiting for you to find: Note: This article was originally written in 2012 then moved to this site a few years later. I have added periodic updates since, the most current update

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