Jack White, Detroit Tigers Team Up For Exclusive Vinyl AlbumThe Detroit Tigers are getting into the music industry -- sort of.
Still Have Your Albums? Vinyl is Hot Again!The last time such high LP sales were reported was in 1989.
Mick Jagger: Peels Back The VinylMick Jagger is offering up a sneak peek of his new TV series, Vinyl, a fictional account of the debauchery in the music world in the '70s as New York music executives try to navigate an industry that is controlled by the mob.
Vinyl LPs Will Soon Be Distributed Like NetflixA new subscription-based service mails out new LPs to record collectors.
It's Turntable Tuesday And Elton John Is Bringing "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" to the PartyElton John's 40th anniversary edition of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is now available on yellow vinyl. Elton, who is still a big fan of vinyl, tells us, "There's something about it that makes you listen it to so much in a deeper way."
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Jack White Topples The Beatles For Best-Selling Vinyl Album Of 20122012 was a very good year for rock Renaissance man Jack White. His first proper solo album, Blunderbuss, earned the guitar hero and former White Stripes frontman a fistful of high-profile GRAMMY nominations, including the coveted Album of the Year.
Book Report: '101 Essential Rock Records'If you've got a classic rock fan or vinyl purist on your list (or, you know, you're looking to spend an Amazon or Barnes & Noble gift card), consider this coffee table book. 101 Essential Rock Records covers rock's most mythologized eras - the early 1960s through the late 1970s
What's In The Box? The Beatles Stereo Box SetNeed a last minute gift for the rock'n'roll fan in your life? Or do you just need to figure out what to spend that awesome gift card on? We're here to help, with rundowns of this year's best box sets.
Mighty John's 12 Most Collectible Vinyl Christmas RecordsIf you're looking to make some extra spending money this holiday season, a little personal Christmas bonus might be hiding right in your own record collection! This week, expert vinyl collector Mighty John Marshall of moneymusic.com went on our sister station, Los Angeles' K-EARTH, to count down the twelve most valuable Christmas vinyl records.
Beatles Mobile Pop-Up Stores Hit NY and LAEarlier this week (November 13) Beatles fans in New York and Los Angeles were treated to mobile Beatle "pop-up shops." The "shops" were customized double decker buses, which made several stops. The buses served to promote the release of the Beatles' catalog on 180-gram vinyl LPs. The stores sold the LPs collectively as a box set, as well as individually; Beatles CDs and other merchandise was also on sale. In each city, a unique commemorative shirt from the event was sold (and sold quickly to eager Beatles collectors).
R.E.M.'s Peter Buck Releasing Vinyl-Only Solo Album This FridayThis Friday, R.E.M. guitarist Peter Buck will release his first solo album, following the group's disbanding in 2011. However, only 2,000 lucky fans will be able to get their hands on the limited-edition, vinyl-only release.