Vinyl Records

How Many Tracks Fit On a Vinyl Record? (We Find Out)

Vinyl records have surged in popularity. Perhaps to the surprise and delight of many, outliving other mediums like CDs (compact discs) and MP3 players. If you are one of the many interested in buying and collecting vinyl records, you likely have many questions. A popular question is how many tracks fit on a vinyl record? …

26 Great Gifts for the Vinyl Record Lover

We all have that person in our life who’s hard to shop for. But if you have a vinyl record lover in your life, there are countless options for gifts that will satisfy them. Whether you’re buying them their favorite record or a new accessory, the possibilities are endless. Here are 26 great gifts for…

The 12 Best Hip Hop Albums You Should Own on Vinyl

Collecting vinyl records can be a gratifying process. However, it can be a bit overwhelming at times. There’s so much music out there, and it can be challenging to decide which albums you want to add to your collection without making selections that can be deemed as “basic,” including the best hip hop vinyl records….

Are Vinyl Records Recyclable? Let’s Find Out!

PVC (polyvinyl chloride, popularly known as vinyl) is the most versatile plastic on Earth and was used extensively by the record industry. While most people have switched to digital music, many of us continue to store our vinyl records at home, unsure what to do with them. Vinyl records are non-recyclable. This is because the…

8 Easy Steps For How To Make Your Vinyl Records Last

In a world where everything is digital, vinyl records are considered gold. The funny thing is you won’t find them in many homes, except for people who are music enthusiasts. If you have a Vinyl record, you must take extreme care of it to ensure that it lasts you a lifetime. To make your vinyl…

4 Ways To Tell If A Vinyl Record Has Been Played (And 4 Tips For Inspecting)

When you scroll through eBay, Amazon, and Wish.com for vinyl records, you will often see the big flashy signs of “unused vinyl record” running around. It is tough enough to identify whether a vinyl record has been used or not through physical inspection; however, it is even more challenging (near impossible) to know if a…

A Step By Step Guide To Cleaning Vinyl Records With Microfiber

Cleaning vinyl records with microfiber is an essential step if you want your vinyl to have a pristine and undistorted audio quality. The reason is that dust and dirt on the surface of your vinyl can cause it to produce a popping sound. So, how do you clean your record using a microfiber cloth? The…

The Differences Between 33/45/78 Records

There’s a lot of talk about the differences between 33, 45, and 78 records. Any vinyl enthusiast in the making has had this question in mind: How can I recognize which record format fits me best? The answer is the type of record player used and the RPM of the record in question. There are…

The Best Guide To Shipping Vinyl Records

Are you a newbie to vinyl records, and you’re wondering how best to ship them? Well, you’re in luck because this article focuses on handling vinyl records. We will talk you through the best ways to send your newly owned vinyl records without damaging them. Vinyl records are best shipped in slightly thick papers, for…

A Complete Guide To Properly Cleaning Your Vinyl Records

Vinyl records are increasingly becoming popular. Both collectors and turntable DJs are playing them regularly. However, they need proper care to ensure that these artistic pieces last longer and provide quality sound. In this article, we will provide a detailed guide on how to clean vinyl records. Vinyl records need dry and wet cleaning with…