Category Archives for "Turntables"


How to Store Vinyl Records That Will Make Them Last Forever (Almost)

Vinyl records have outlasted time as evident in its recent resurgence in the music stores and our record shelves. But sadly, they’re not designed to last a lifetime. What you can do, however, is to extend its shelf life.

You don’t have to be an expert in chemistry to preserve your vinyls. All you have to do is to follow these simple steps on how to store vinyl records.

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2017 Best Buys: Which is The Best Portable Turntable?

Providing a proper storage for your turntable might be a bit tough. You need a shelf or a record player table where you can put it on. That will be a problem if you do not have a budget. That is why most vinyl collectors end up buying a portable turntable.

I have come across various types of record players which are unbelievably stunning based on its design and performance. If I have extra bucks for a nice shelf, storage box or a record player table, I would not mind spending more for a nice turntable. The sad story is, I don’t. Which is why I find it very practical to give up my budget onto a better improvisation - a portable turntable.

What is a portable turntable? Is buying one worth your money? Which is the best portable turntable on the market?

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Simple and Easy Tips: How to Properly Maintain Your Vinyl Collection

Collecting vinyl records is one of my guilty pleasures. It took me years to have this huge compilation in my home. Well, of course, I cannot just keep them away in a box without listening to each and every piece. I needed a vintage record player and so I bought one for myself.

I love listening to my record collection and a nice record player makes it nostalgic. But since record players, these days, are modernized with additional features, I often end up buying another one and another one until I had a few at home. My vinyl records were also numbered up!

With this major obsession, I know I have to maintain and store my record players and vinyl records properly. I do want to preserve their great quality and condition like the first time I bought them. But with every task, there comes a question that pops up – how? How can I properly maintain my record player and record collection at home?

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Top Picks 2017: How to Choose The Best Vintage Record Player

If you are one of those people like me who has an old soul for music, you might also have that collection of vinyl records at home. But, of course, you don’t want to just keep them for display. A vintage record player completes the set.

Listening to those vinyl records play is like walking down the memory lane. It is so classic and sophisticated and soothing somehow. And to get that superb quality of music, I tried finding the best vintage record player. Well, it is not that easy.

As I venture from physical stores to online stores, I realized how awesome every option is. The style, the size, the color and all the other features are overwhelming, but I know I cannot just settle right away and buy one for myself. There are a lot of factors to consider.

So I’ve compiled all the right options, compared each of them with regards to features and prices and considered the reviews. After my long search, I finally found the best vintage record player on the market.​

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Teac LP-R550USB CD Recorder with Cassette Turntable Review

Ever since I got into old music and music players—cassettes, turntable, and CD player—I have had the desire to collect tapes, CDs, and albums. And collecting I did.

But now that I am living on my own, in a one-bedroom crib, I figured I cannot let my collection grow nor bring all of them with me.

So what I did is to take one player with me until the next time I go my parents’ place.

But when I heard of the Teac LP-R550USB CD Recorder with Cassette Turntable, I immediately thought this could definitely replace my current music players!​

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