Vinyl Records

Two Vinyl Albums With Michael Jackson

9 Michael Jackson Albums You Should Own on Vinyl

If you’re an audiophile, you know the value of listening to music on vinyl. You may wonder what vinyls are worth buying, which ones are worth scavenging, and which ones you can do with them. Michael Jackson’s music is so iconic you’ll need vinyl or two (or ten), but which ones should make the cut…

The 10 Best Christmas Vinyl Records [2022]

If you want to feel extra cozy this holiday season, consider listening to the best Christmas vinyl records of all time. There’s something special about sitting by the tree with family and listening to famous songs. And with so many albums to choose from, it’s challenging to pick the right one!  Here are the ten…

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Original vs. Reissue Vinyl Records: Which One To Buy?

If you’re a music lover and a vinyl enthusiast, you may often find yourself facing the dilemma of whether or not to buy an original pressing of a record or a reissue. You want your records to sound the best they can, so this is no small question. Both options have their pros and cons,…

Blank Vinyl Record

What Are Blank Vinyl Records? (Let’s Find Out)

Maybe you happened upon a box of blank vinyl at the record store or are researching how to make your own vinyl mixes. Whichever the case, information about blank records is few and far between.  Blank vinyl records can be used as decoration or turned into your own personalized vinyl. You’ll need some expensive equipment…

What Is a Picture Disc Vinyl? Let’s Find Out!

I love music, from the acapella at church to the sound of my surround sound system. Yet, one memory impossible to replicate is the joy of listening to my grandpa’s vinyl collection. The sounds from my childhood memories are difficult to duplicate with any other type of music. A picture disc vinyl is a custom…

Vinyl vs Digital: Which Sounds Better?

If you’re a music lover, you may have come across people arguing over whether digital or vinyl music is “better.” Although it can be argued that the answer ultimately depends on who’s listening, going into more detail on both might help settle the debate once and for all.  Vinyl records use analog storage methods to…

New York

10 Best Vinyl Record Stores in New York City

While digital music has now become the norm, few experiences compare to the thrill of sifting through a stack of vinyl records. New York City is home to the most extensive collection of vinyl record stores in the world. Whether you’re an audiophile looking to add to your collection or a casual browser missing the…

Toronto

16 Best Vinyl Record Stores in Toronto

Vinyl continues to grow in popularity, and today, there’s no shortage of ways to get your hands on high-quality records. While it is easy to buy records online, nothing beats the satisfaction of shuffling through rows of records in a brick-and-mortar store. Luckily, if you’re a Torontonian, or visiting Toronto, there are plenty of amazing…

Philadelphia Skyline

15 Best Vinyl Record Stores in Philadelphia

Philadelphia is known as an East Coast cultural center with a rich history, but few may also know it as an oasis for music lovers. Between its concert venues and music stores, Philly is always on the cutting edge of music culture, including the massive vinyl resurgence. Record enthusiasts have a plethora of stores to…

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8 Best Vinyl Record Stores in Houston

Going shopping for vinyl records is one of my personal favorite things to do while visiting a new city. If you’re currently in the Houston area and wondering which vinyl stores are worth your time, I’ve created a list of some of the best record establishments around. Whether you’re new to Houston or just browsing…