Archive for Records


The 6 Bestselling Greatest Hits Album of All Time

The Beatles
March 9, 2023

Listening to a greatest hits album is an excellent way to familiarize yourself with a classic artist or to rediscover your love for a band. Many fans adore the greatest hits collections, so many of the best compilation albums have seen incredible record sales. Here are the bestselling greatest hits albums of all time.  Queen […]

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Do Records Sound Better Than CDs?

Record on Turntable with Record Clamp
February 8, 2023

Vinyl records have experienced a massive sales boom over the past decade. As nostalgic music fans looked to satiate their desire for physical media during the streaming age, they skipped over the medium that dominated the 1990s and early 2000s — the compact disc (CD). Does vinyl sound better than compact discs, or are consumers […]

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How to Sell Your Record Collection 

How to sell your record collection
December 15, 2022

When you want to sell your vinyl records, you can take several approaches. Keep reading to discover your best options and check out our guide to selling and trading records to get the most value for your collection.  Local Record Stores A brick-and-mortar record shop is one of the first options to consider when selling […]

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Vinyl, Cassette and CD — What Are the Differences in Quality?

Vinyl, Cassette and CD — What Are the Differences in Quality?
October 27, 2022

You probably have friends who claim they can tell the difference between vinyl and any other type of music format. You may even think you can hear the telltale distinctions between vinyl, cassettes, and CDs. But is there any difference, or is it just wishful thinking? There are ways to discern what you listen to, […]

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Quick Guide to Vinyl Record Sizes and Speeds

Record Being Played
September 29, 2022

There’s something special about holding a vinyl record in your hands and then putting the needle on the record as you explore the unique artwork. While this format experienced a decline as new music technology took the forefront, the old ways are coming back.  Whether you’re interested in diving back into the world of vinyl […]

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What Makes Some Records Valuable

August 10, 2022

Audiophiles, rejoice — vinyl records are making a major comeback in the 2020s! There’s never been a better time to start or sell your collection. Some records have sold for tens of thousands of dollars to eager collectors, while others are available for just a few bucks. So, how do you know if a record […]

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Complete Guide to Record Collecting

Vinyl's across the floor in guide to record collecting
July 13, 2022

Vinyl represents a fundamental need in human nature. As technology marches onward, we seem to be heading toward a sterile future where tactile sensations are a thing of the past. It is now possible to store an entire lifetime’s worth of music on a device thinner than a poor man’s wallet. We’ve done it. The […]

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The Best Way to Listen to Music

June 16, 2022

If you want to appreciate professionally recorded music for all it has to offer, it’s time to consider the media and methods you use to listen to your favorite tracks. Let’s compare ways to listen to music to help you create the most immersive setup. Vinyl Records, CDs, or Streaming Services: Which is the Best? […]

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Do Records Sound Better Than Digital Recordings?

Turntable sitting next to computer
March 23, 2022

Digital recordings are more accessible than ever, allowing listeners to play songs instantly from many devices. However, vinyl records have surged in recent years, leading to a debate over whether digital or vinyl recordings create a better sound.  While the answer lies mainly in your personal preferences, there are major differences between the two sounds. […]

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3 Craft Ideas for Unplayable Records

Bowl made from Records
January 27, 2022

Do you still have the first record you bought? How a scratched record from years ago? Your vinyl collection probably has several records you can’t play anymore because of damage. If you’re wondering what to do with old records, you can upcycle them to reduce waste and preserve nostalgia.  Shop Records Online 1. Make a […]

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