How to Clean Vinyl Records at Home

The worst thing you can do is NOT clean your records…

But if you’ve done any kind of research on the subject, you know there are as many opinions on the best way to do it as there are collectors.

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How to Buy Used Vinyl Records

I’ve said this before…

And I’ll say it again…

Collecting vinyl is addictive!

And expensive!

Like a lot of other collectors, most of my spare cash goes into buying records.  I’ll buy anywhere from 4 to 10 records per month.

To make vinyl collecting more affordable, buying used records is the way to go.

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Turntable or Record Player Difference

Whether you’re discovering the warm, analog sound of vinyl for the first time.

Or…

You’re a connoisseur, having the best record player or turntable is essential.

You’ll need one that is reliable, has all the features that you need, with good sound output and one that won’t damage your vinyl.

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17 of the Coolest Album Covers You Should Own

One of my favorite things about collecting vinyl is the album art.

As much as I enjoy kicking back to enjoy the mahogany tones of a well kept record long after the sapphire tipped cutter has etched the sound into what was once a blank vinyl disk…

The experience wouldn’t be half as engaging without the visual stimulation of art.
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4 Easy Ways to Rock Your Turntable Audio Setup Like a Boss

Easy turntable setup and the way you go about setting up the audio depends largely on what equipment you have. Whether you have an internal or external preamp, a built-in amplifier, active speakers or if you’re hooking up to your pc and the age of your turntable, there’s an easy turntable setup to suit you.
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Anatomy of a Turntable: A Beginner’s Guide

To provide more convenience to our listening experience, there have been many digital music formats introduced during the past few decades, but many would agree that the demise of the venerable vinyl record has been greatly exaggerated.

Before we dive into the anatomy of a turntable, let’s look briefly at why, despite popular belief, vinyl records have not and will never die a silent death…
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13 Things You Can Do to Improve Your Vinyl Crate Digging Etiquette

Crate digging for vinyl is an intimate addiction. Perhaps it’s the hunt for that classic from your childhood or that rare musical gem to add to your growing collection.

Or the thrill of coming across an album you’ve never heard of or the allure of the magical artwork. Whatever your ‘poison’ like any addiction, it will have exquisite highs, grinding lows and will puzzle most other people.
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