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Sound And Vision’s Dirty Dozen

  Is it good to be on someone’s “Dirty Dozen” list?  You betcha, especially when you find the Spin-Clean® Record Washer MKII on Sound And Vision Magazine’s list of a dozen must-have vinyl accessories to make your turntable sing.   Read …

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The Warmth and Depth of Music on Vinyl

Part of the thrill of listening to your favorite album on vinyl is experiencing music the way it was heard for decades in the past. There’s also a strong case to be made that music, especially rock, sounds better on …

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Three Reasons Why Vintage Vinyl Records Are Making a Comeback

Turntables that play vinyl records reached their heyday in the 1970’s and then began a slow decline as cassette tapes, compact discs and finally digital MP3 players rose in popularity. In recent years, vintage vinyl records have made a strong …

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Get In the Groove with Clean Vinyl Discs

Care and preservation are key to enjoying vintage recorded materials; vinyl record accessories are essential tools for audio enthusiasts. Cleaning vinyl discs is among the vital tasks. Not only does dust and dirt interfere with sound reproduction, but the particles …

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Reasons Why Vinyl Is Known as the Comeback Kid

If you’ve paid a visit to a music store recently, you may have noticed an increasingly large vinyl section. This isn’t just old vinyl the store is trying to unload, however, but new vinyl that has just been pressed. Classic …

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Yard Sales Can Turn Vinyl to Gold after Cleaning

A lot of collectible items can be found at yard sales. In some cases, record collections are dismantled and sold for a very low price. Most of the time, the owners just want to get rid of everything they can …

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Why Cleaning Vinyl Records Regularly Is Vital

Regardless of your motivation for building a record collection, it’s in your best interest to protect it via regular cleanings. Preserving aesthetic appeal is hardly the only reason to bust out the vinyl cleaner and give your LPs a good …

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Where to Find Vintage Records

Recent sales figures indicate a strong rise in the number of people shopping for records today. Some credit the hipster generation with this rise, while others point out famous artists like Lana Del Rey who release records in combination with …

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Fatal Flaws to Look for When Buying Used Vinyl Records

Nothing beats the thrill of discovering a great deal on a used vinyl record at your local neighborhood music store or a rummage sale. While buying your records online is a great way to find rare releases, it’s also a …

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Two Simple Ways to Prolong the Life of Your Vinyl

If you’re going to go to the trouble of assembling a superior vinyl collection, you owe it to yourself to take care of that investment. Contaminants like dust, fingerprints and even atmospheric moisture will gradually degrade the fidelity of your …

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