Tag Archives: vinyl

  • ‘The Killers Career Vinyl Box’ Coming Soon

    ‘The Killers Career Vinyl Box’ Coming Soon

    Hey, have you ever wanted to own every Killers record in one box? In a month and a half you’ll be able to, as that’s when the descriptively titled box set The Killers Career Vinyl Box comes out. Here’s the full contents: Hot Fuss (2004, LP) Sam’s Town (2006, LP) Sawdust (2007, 2LP) Day & Age (2008) […]

  • ‘The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016′ (Video)

    ‘The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016′ (Video)

    The Rolling Stones, as a b(r)and, have probably released more disgustingly overstuffed box sets than any other act. And as is usually the case, they aren’t done, having recently announced a giant vinyl box set covering the latter portion of their recorded output. It’s entitled, simply The Rolling Stones Studio Albums Vinyl Collection 1971-2016. It’s a deluxe […]

  • HD Vinyl: Higher Quality Vinyl Records Coming Next Year

    HD Vinyl: Higher Quality Vinyl Records Coming Next Year

    Audiophiles spend a goodly chunk of their lives searching for the perfect sound. The streaming era has been tough on these individuals, since most listeners don’t really care about quality and bandwidth rules all. But maybe, if HD Vinyl turns out to be legit, Neil Young and his lossless disciples will have some good news for a […]

  • ‘Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs’ from ZZ Top

    ‘Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs’ from ZZ Top

    Good news for anyone looking to beef up their ZZ Top record collection. A followup to last year’s box set Cinco: The First Five LPs has been announced, and it’s called the only thing such an item could ever be called: Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs. Cinco No. 2: The Second Five LPs includes the five […]

  • ‘Aladdin Sane’ Getting 45th Anniversary Reissue

    ‘Aladdin Sane’ Getting 45th Anniversary Reissue

    The David Bowie rock and roll reissue train is showing no signs of slowing down. This April, one of Bowie’s most underrated 70s albums Aladdin Sane turns 45, and to celebrate the occasion the album is getting a special re-release on silver vinyl. But, as they say in the marketing business, that is not all. In addition […]

  • RokBlok: A Portable Record Player Like No Other

    RokBlok: A Portable Record Player Like No Other

    The phrase “portable record player” is generally one that should be taken with the proverbial grain of salt, given the inherent size and number of moving parts necessary to play a record in the first place, let alone with any vestige of sound quality. Now, there’s a new portable record player that dispenses with many […]

  • Vinylize.it Lets You Turn Soundcloud Files Into Vinyl Records

    Vinylize.it Lets You Turn Soundcloud Files Into Vinyl Records

    One of the most important sites on the internet for lovers of independent music is SoundCloud, where artists can upload their work online and get it heard whether they have an audience of millions or dozens. Vinylize.it is a new service that lets both artists and fans get their favorite SoundCloud tracks in a format […]

  • And Vinyly: Turn Your Mortal Remains Into a Playable Record

    And Vinyly: Turn Your Mortal Remains Into a Playable Record

    What to do, what to do, what to do with your final remains after you ascend to the great record store in the sky? If that metaphor for the afterlife pleases you, consider And Vinyly (say it out loud if you don’t get it), which presses the cremated ashes of the deceased into real, playable […]

  • Framed Vinyl From Level Frames: Look, But Don’t Touch

    Framed Vinyl From Level Frames: Look, But Don’t Touch

    Having a record collection is great, but one of the downsides is that you very rarely get to show it off to anyone. If you want to place your love of music in a more display-friendly context, consider Framed Vinyl from Level Frames for your next wall-hanging. Framed Vinyl takes iconic record covers and frames […]