You’ve probably heard it before: Vinyl records sound “better” or “warmer” than CDs and digital songs. Today’s consumers collect records for this very reason. But what gives vinyl that warmer characteristic?
It’s important to maintain the needle, or stylus, on your turntable for the best possible performance and enjoyment of your records. It can be tricky to know exactly when to switch it out. We highlight some signs of stylus wear and some maintenance tips.
Music serves different needs for different people. Great music will either excite or relax you, or intrigue with a multitude of emotions according to what the artist provides and you want to feel. Although a SmartPhone or Ipad with either a BlueTooth speaker or headphones are perfectly acceptable as a means of listening to the […]
If you are completely new to the world of Bluetooth and its possibilities, you have come to the right place. From understanding what Bluetooth is to how it works and why it matters, continue reading for a better understanding of this valuable technology. What Is Bluetooth? Throughout the vast majority of the 20th century, wires […]
Both digital and analog music have their benefits. Even now, music connoisseurs discuss the topic endlessly. Understanding both recording methods can advance your appreciation of music, giving you a deeper understanding of playback depth.
Since 2007, Record Store Day has struck the nation with annual discounts, great events and fan-driven fun. Held on one Saturday during April, Record Store Day celebrates the culture of independently owned record stores. It’s made in dedication to music-lovers, vinyl enthusiasts and—of course—the world’s best bands. Across the World Every year, Record Store Day […]
People love high quality audio experiences – to the point where many are willing to pay a premium to install a terrific new surround sound system in their home or a high quality stereo in their car. But understanding the anatomy of a speaker and learning what things like tweeters, midranges and woofers actually do […]
When it comes to turntable designs, owners can get hung up on the “belt drive or direct drive” topic. It’s important to know the differences, and you can assure quality playback if you’ve invested correctly. We’re diving into the turntable’s anatomy, running through the pros and cons of each. This is however a topic where […]