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The Rainbow connection: Miranda Brewer buys Newark music store

The Rainbow connection: Miranda Brewer buys Newark music store | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Meet Miranda Brewer: mom, rocker, former paralegal and soon, the head of one of Delaware's most beloved music hubs.
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The Melvins and Napalm Death: Sugar Daddy Splits rare vinyl now available - Examiner.com

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The Melvins and Napalm Death: Sugar Daddy Splits rare vinyl now available
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There has been talk for some time about Napalm Death and the Melvins producing a split album together.
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Vinyl Me, Please Brings Unique Albums to Your Doorstep - Tech Cocktail

Vinyl Me, Please Brings Unique Albums to Your Doorstep - Tech Cocktail | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Vinyl Me, Please Brings Unique Albums to Your Doorstep
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And if hand wrapping and delivering a present to you every month were not enough, the team at Vinyl Me, Please offers a perfected music consultancy service.
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Deanna Dahlsad's curator insight, August 9, 2013 12:37 AM

Long live the record store!

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Vinyl records spin back into vogue - Delco News Network

Vinyl records spin back into vogue - Delco News Network | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Vinyl records spin back into vogue Delco News Network Due to open in August in downtown Lansdowne on the site of the former Cinema 16:9 is a new old-style record shop, Vinyl Revival, promising a return a time when shopping for music was a...
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Rest In Vinyl - The Hub

Rest In Vinyl - The Hub | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Blog Post: Rest In Vinyl - http://t.co/XPpNuOzPAg
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Now You Can 3D Print Any MP3 Into A Vinyl Record

Now You Can 3D Print Any MP3 Into A Vinyl Record | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
3D Printing is already making waves across the manufacturing industry with the new technology potentially paving the way for cheaper (RT @Chungulation: 3D Printing An MP3 Into A Vinyl Record
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This may be one of the dumbest things I've ever heard of in my 37 years on this smörgåsbord of poo. Someone needs to be beaten if this is real.
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John Stancavage: Vinyl records making comeback - Tulsa World

John Stancavage: Vinyl records making comeback - Tulsa World | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
John Stancavage: Vinyl records making comeback
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I had a thought last weekend as I was one of several thousand people standing - standing!
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Second spin: the vinyl revival

Second spin: the vinyl revival | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Steph Harmon: Vinyl shouldn't have survived this long. But a growth in record sales and a resurgence in record fairs – a new one kicks into life this weekend in Sydney – show it's defying the odds (Long live the wax!
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Pressing the new Disaster Committee record!

Disaster Committee just finished recording a new full length record. We really want to release it on vinyl and cd, but it's not cheap!
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These pulled it off and I have a nice pretty vinyl on its way. Not to mention the t-shirt and skate deck. w00ts3r.
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Love Me Do 7" [VINYL]: Amazon.co.uk: Music

Love Me Do 7" [VINYL]

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Love Me Do 7" [VINYL]: Amazon.co.uk: Music (Ltd edition - unofficial, unauthorised - heart-shaped red vinyl edition of Love Me Do: http://t.co/cvoiYvG4y1 http://t.co/HyJgQeyQWZ)...
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The Capacity of an iPod Visualized as Vinyl

The Capacity of an iPod Visualized as Vinyl | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
If an iPod weighs the same as a hamster, how much would the equivalent capacity in vinyl weigh? (Your iPod visualized as a vinyl...
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My new goal. To have 2 grizzly bear's weight worth in records.

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Amazon's AutoRip expands to the UK, pairs free MP3s with CDs and records

Amazon's AutoRip expands to the UK, pairs free MP3s with CDs and records | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Amazon is bringing its AutoRip track matching service to the UK, giving its people access to MP3 copies of the CD and vinyl releases they’ve purchased over the past 14 years. Just like its...

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Move Over, iTunes. Wax Is Back! - DailyFinance

Move Over, iTunes. Wax Is Back!
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In an ironic twist of the times, CDs are being squeezed off store shelves in order to accommodate the growing demand for vinyl records.
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Win A Kvelertak Prize Pack w/Vinyl and a Shirt!

Win A Kvelertak Prize Pack w/Vinyl and a Shirt! | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Complete THREE tasks from the list below to become eligible to win. The more tasks you complete, the better your chances of winning.

This contest ends on September 7th. Winners will be notified via email.
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How Records Are Made

How Records Are Made | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
While 8-tracks and cassettes are as relevent to the digital world as wax cylinders, the vinyl LP is still being steadily produced and collected despite, or perhaps thanks to, their imprecise warm analog acoustics.

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Why Vinyl Is More Important to Artists Than Streaming, Touring, and T-Shirts... - Digital Music News

Why Vinyl Is More Important to Artists Than Streaming, Touring, and T-Shirts...
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The following guest post comes from Chelsea Van Bloom at Feedbands.com.
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Tons and Tons of Cheap Vinyls Up for Grabs at a New York Public Library - ANIMAL

Tons and Tons of Cheap Vinyls Up for Grabs at a New York Public Library - ANIMAL | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Beginning this Thursday, the Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound of the New York Public Library will be having a record sale, with over 22,0 (RT @ANIMALNewYork: Tons and Tons of Cheap Vinyls Up for Grabs at a New York Public Library...
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From Old Vinyl Records, Unique Eyewear - DesignTAXI.com

From Old Vinyl Records, Unique Eyewear - DesignTAXI.com | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
From Old Vinyl Records, Unique Eyewear - DesignTAXI.com ("@designtaxi: From old vinyl records, unique eyewear http://t.co/Y1ecE7sZKY" great idea, love the glasses case design.)...
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Hipster Factor X 10 Billion

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Vinyl: A story to be heard

Producer Marco Migliari discusses his passion for vinyl: "Just having it in yoour hands makes you feel there's a value in it. There's a story to be told, and...

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Have your ashes pressed into the vinyl record of your choosing

Have your ashes pressed into the vinyl record of your choosing | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
Jason Leach, founder of And Vinyly, has announced a new option for those who'd rather die than live without music: Have your ashes combined with 24 minutes of audiophile-quality vinyl.
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New York Public Library puts vinyl archive up for sale

New York Public Library puts vinyl archive up for sale | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
The Vinyl Factory is an independent British company that collaborates with musicians and artists to create ultra-premium handmade limited editions and accompanying exhibitions.
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Photo by highsnobiety • Instagram

#daftpunk will be immortalized this December, in vinyl form, for all you figure collectors! More details now on highsnobiety.com
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MARLENE DIETRICH LP Vinyl Record

MARLENE DIETRICH LP Vinyl Record | Gramophun! | Scoop.it
This lp is titled Marlene Dietrich the legendary, Lovely Marlene. This album looks unplayed. It is uncommon. RECORD: 33 1/3 RECORD

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A Band Called Death - Seattle Weekly

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A Band Called Death
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Yet it's a no less vinyl-centric tribute to an even more obscure band. Death was founded by African-American brothers David, Bobby, and Dannis Hackney.
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Who Charted? Queens of the Stone Age Are No. 1 - SPIN

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Who Charted? Queens of the Stone Age Are No. 1
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That's the second largest wax week since Billboard launched its vinyl chart in January 2010. The only bigger get came with Daft Punk's Random Access Memories, which moved ...
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The App That Kinda-Sorta Plays Vinyl Through Your Phone - SPIN

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The App That Kinda-Sorta Plays Vinyl Through Your Phone
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The physical LP arrives in a mailer that folds out into a 2-D "record player" printed with a QR code. Download the app, line up your phone, and a ...
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Can it add a snap, crackle, pop overlay track?

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