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Crosley Record Crate

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Crafted to blend right in at a classic record shop, this crate is not only functional but spews vintage appeal. No record is left behind, with the ability to store approximately 75 records in this crate. Stop stacking those records, and assure the safety of your vinyl with the Crosley record crate.

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Kallax Storage Unit

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We love the Kallax units.  Some units are available for a modest extra cost in glossy, vivid colours, with various sizes being offered in birch-effect, black-brown, and white.  They also have optional attachable doors and drawers in fabric and various other materials.  Great for hiding away record cleaners, etc.  Also available direct from IKEA.

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Also available at your local IKEA Store


Art Vinyl Play and Display Record Frame, 3-pack

Display your favorite LP’s in a simple-to-change frame, designed specifically for album covers. The Play & Display Mount is the first ever mounting system that allows music lovers to display album artwork and easily change the contents, or play the records, without having to remove the frame from the wall. With its instant quick-release mechanism, music aficionados can play their favorite albums in a matter of seconds and display them back on the wall just as easily. A unique cushioning “sponge finger” back plate enables you to display various sized albums, from 12″ singles, LP’s, double or even triple albums. The Play & Display is ideal for personalizing a particular space in your home and it makes for a perfect gift for any music lover or record collector.

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Available in black or white frame

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Vinyl Record Album Polythene Sleeves

To protect the precious outer cover I use 450 gauge clear PVC outer album sleeves. Note: the sleeves are completely clear.

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Inner Record Sleeves

Mobile Fidelity is justifiably famous for its three-layer inner sleeves; these “MoFi” inner sleeves consist of “a paper layer sandwiched between two sheets of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) with a translucent HDPE front.”

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Spin-Clean Record Washer Kit- Starter System Mk2

Take the Effort of Cleaning Your Vinyl LPs With the Acclaimed, Inexpensive Spin-Clean Record Washer System Starter Kit Mk2: Includes Everything You Need to Get Started Cleaning Records The Spin-Clean Record Washer System Starter Kit Mk2 gets records clean, is easy to use, and doesn’t cost a fortune. Spin-Clean also takes the effort out of cleaning records. Its brushes scrub both sides of the record simultaneously, rollers in the tank keep records safe from damage, and the fluid pulls dirt off the record and down to the bottom of the tank. Quick and effortless, this system has garnered rave reviews in The Absolute Sound , Stereophile , and more.

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Shure SFG-2 Stylus Tracking Force Gauge

The Shure Model SFG-2 Stylus Tracking Force Gauge is a highly accurate beam balance that is designed for measuring stylus tracking forces from 0.5 to 3.0 grams in .05 gram increments. Its rolling bearing pin pivots are engineered for minimal friction. Each SFG-2 Tracking Force Gauge is factory calibrated. For use with all Shure and other brands of turntable stylus.

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Acrylic Turntable Mat Cartridge Alignment Protractor Strobe Disc Stroboscope

PUREST AUDIO ST-PT-89 Turntable Strobe Disc / Alignment Protractor…Allows you to accurately adjust the speed of your turntable to 33-1/3, 45 and 78rpm. Designed for use in artificial light, the disc’s pattern will appear to be static when the turntable’s speed is correct (because of the 50Hz/60Hz mains frequency). All you need to do it place the disc on your platter, turn on your light and then adjust your turntable’s speed control until the pattern on the disc doesn’t move. As an extra bonus, on the rear of the disc is a handy diagram for cartridge alignment.

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Stainless Steel Record Stabilizer/Weight

Increases mass of rotating system to reduce flutter *Mass couples disc being played to platter *Permits easier play of warped records *Helps prevent slipping *Helps reduce stylus and vinyl wear.  If you are looking for  unusual or custom designs, we recommend Recordstabilizers.com

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Zero Dust Onzow Stylus Tip Cleaner

Clean your stylus simply and effectively with the Zerodust from Japan. This space-age polymer bubble allows you to simply lower your stylus onto its surface, then quickly lift the arm lever and you’re done!  ;Watch as the stylus tip slowly sinks into the baby soft surface, leaving behind an impression with the stylus debris left behind!;This unique device will last a lifetime, can be cleaned with tap water, and can extend the life of your cartridge. Comes complete with a magnifier to inspect your stylus.

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Anti-static, Carbon Fibre Vinyl Record Cleaning Dust Brush

These brushes reduce dust and static. Excellent for dry cleaning vinyl records.

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LP GEAR X3 Record Cleaning Brush

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Super Exstatic Cleaning Brush

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Plastic 45 RPM 7 Inch Vinyl Record Inserts/adapters

Small, multi-coloured record insert/adapters for the middle of a 45-rpm record so it will play on a turntable. Did you know, the former RCA Corporation introduced a snap-in plastic insert known as a spider to make 45 rpm records compatible with the smaller spindle size of a 33⅓ rpm LP record player? Commissioned by RCA president David Sarnoff and invented by Thomas Hutchison, spiders were prevalent in the 1960s and sold tens of millions per year.

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Novelty Vinyl Record Cufflinks

Cufflinks are supplied in presentation gift box.

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Headphones Turntable Cufflinks

Arrives in hard-sided presentation box

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LP Record Watch

If you prefer one over the other, check with seller to see if they will ship internationally.

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Vinyl Record Earrings

Fun vinyl earrings

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Vinyl Cushion and Cushion Cover

Nice for the chairs in your music room

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Fabric LP Shower Curtain

Shower curtains available in various designs, prices and sizes. Check with seller if they will ship internationally.

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Record Placemats

Protects table tops. Perfect for dinner plates.

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Technics Headshell Bottle Opener

Hang this on your keychain.

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DJ Cat Scratcher

Funniest cat scratcher we’ve seen.

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Cork Turntable Mat

Upgrade turntable sound quality with a cork platter/turntable mat. Resonances are damped more effectively than felt.  Helps to keep away dust and static.

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Record Collector Magazine Subscription – London England

Record Collector is the world’s leading authority on rare and collectable records. Launched in 1979, it is now the UK’s longest-running music magazine.

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Record Collector Rare Record Price Guide 2018

Over 100,000 entries, the 1400+ page publication covers everything from 50’s rockabilly, 60’s MOR, 70’s jazz funk, 80’s post punk, hip-hop, reggae, NWOBHM, Northern Soul, British Jazz or today’s indie bands. If it is collectable, and it was released in the UK, then you’ll find it in the Rare Record Price Guide.

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Rock Covers – By Jon Kirby

From Elvis to Nirvana:  the most important album covers in rock history.  Check out our recent post on this book.

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Vinyl: The Art of Making Records

Covers the development of discs from shellac to vinyl.  Run-out groove messages, picture discs, limited editions, colored vinyl, and deluxe 180g reissues that make fans and collectors rejoice.  The records’ iconic packaging and art, including the work of Reid Miles, Roger Dean, Peter Saville, and Hipgnosis.  The history and development of various leading labels, such as Atlantic, Audio Fidelity, Casablanca, Decca, Def Jam, Motown, Verve, and more.   Groundbreaking artists and their game-changing releases, from the first 45, Eddy Arnold’s “Texarkana Baby,” to the vinyl revival as led by Jack White’s Lazaretto.  No collection is complete without it.

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Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting

Dust & Grooves: Adventures in Record Collecting is an inside look into the world of vinyl record collectors in the most intimate of environments their record rooms. Compelling photographic essays from photographer Eilon Paz are paired with in-depth and insightful interviews to illustrate what motivates these collectors to keep digging for more records. The reader gets an up close and personal look at a variety of well-known vinyl champions, including Gilles Peterson and King Britt, as well as a glimpse into the collections of known and unknown DJs, producers, record dealers, and everyday enthusiasts. Driven by his love for vinyl records, Paz takes us on a five-year journey unearthing the very soul of the vinyl community.

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Illustrated History of the Rock Album Cover

See my recent post on this book.

Angie Errigo’s superb exploration of “The Illustrated History of Rock Album Covers”

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