Posts in Vinyl Culture
What's The Best Way To Store My Records? Here's How The Options Stack Up

When it comes to how to store and display your vinyl, there are plenty of options. When deciding what’s best for you, there’s plenty to think about. How many records do I have? How many will I have? How much space to I have to work with? What’s my budget? Is design and look important, or is it all utility? We’ve taken six of the popular categories of record storage and evaluated them based on six key criteria. How do stackable cubes compare to tabletop racks? Wall-mounted shelves versus consoles? How do you decide what’s right for you?

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You never knew you liked Jazz... until you did

Jazz can seem intimidating, but it shouldn’t be. There are types of Jazz for almost every taste, from uptempo Swing, to sad ballads, to funky, out-there stuff. Jazz was America’s favorite dance music for decades, after all. Jazz is also a vinyl collectors dream. It sounds great on wax, and nearly every record store has a stuffed selection at every price point. This guide will give you an idea of where to start and how to build your collection.

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How to Build the Right Vintage Stereo System for Your Vinyl

Looking to get a vintage record player and stereo system? It can be tricky. In this second installment on getting the right turntable system for you, we talk vintage. We break down where to look for hifi equipment, provide resources to help figure out if the stuff is right for you / any good, and share some tactics to help make sure you don’t end up with faulty or broken stuff. Result? You end up with a beautiful, great sounding turntable and stereo.

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Getting into Vinyl? Where to Start with Your Turntable Setup

Looking to set up or upgrade your turntable and stereo situation? Here we breakdown the different components, the general option categories, and the basic pros and cons to each. Vintage? Modern? Large? Small? So many options and so few wrong answers. This is the first of several installments walking through the what and how of setting up your system.

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