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Tom Petty Slams EDM Culture and Electric Daisy Carnival: ‘Watch People Play Records? That’s Stupid’

Rock legend Tom Petty pulled no punches during a recent interview in regards to electronic dance music and one of its flagship events, Electric Daisy Carnival.

07/28/2014

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From the Rough of Seals and Crofts’ Catalogue: ‘Diamond Girl’ on Turntable Tuesday

This week I’m spinning hits from Ray Parker Jr. and Major Harris, but I’m going to focus on “Diamond Girl” from Seals and Crofts.

07/22/2014

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Why Do Beatles Fans Care So Much About Mono?

Apple Records recently announced the September release of the Beatles’ mono catalog reissued on vinyl. Welcome news for a relatively small, but passionate subsection of the Fab Four’s fanbase. But, seriously, what’s all the fuss about mono?

07/22/2014

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Clean Your Vinyl Records and Make Them Sound Like New With This Unbelievable Tip

Youtuber ghettofunk13 decided to try and new method for his vinyl record maintenance and you won’t believe what it is.

07/17/2014

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Long-Standing Park Slope Record Store Closing Doors After 42 Years

The rent is too damn high. And because of that, Fifth Avenue Record and Tape Center in Park Slope, Brooklyn will be closing its doors for good.

07/07/2014

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Unnecessary But Awesome: Interactive Speaker and Lamp Combo That Looks Like a Thundercloud

If you’ve got, well let’s be honest, a LOT of money to waste on something that will only impress each of your friends once you should definitely check out the Cloud interactive speaker system…

07/03/2014

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Turntable Tuesday: We Know You Must Be Feeling ‘Hot In The City’

From the vinyl to the labels, it’s fun to share the songs they way we first heard them at home and on the radio. Every week, I’m going to share a few I’m playing for the day.

07/01/2014

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Watch Neil Young Record Willie Nelson’s ‘Crazy’ Straight to Vinyl on ‘Tonight Show’

With a little help from Jack White, Neil Young made history last night (May 12) on The Tonight Show by recording a song straight to vinyl.

05/13/2014

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Turntable Tuesday: ‘Southern Nights’ And Two Successful Annies

This week in 1977, it was a tale of two very successful Annies.

04/29/2014

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Turntable Tuesday: A Chart-Topping Collaboration Between George Michael And Aretha Franklin

Although the song was a trophy project for George, it served Aretha well, too. It was her first #1 hit since 1967’s “Respect.”

04/15/2014

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