Archive for Turntables


Guide to Getting the Best Sound From Your Turntable

getting the best sound from your turntable
August 24, 2023

Listening to music on a turntable is one of the more unique music experiences. However, it also comes with its fair share of work to ensure the music that reaches your ears is of the highest quality. Whether you recently bought a new turntable or want to improve one you’ve loved for years, here are […]

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Why Suitcase Record Players Are Really THAT Bad

Suitecare record player
June 2, 2023

If you’re picking up record collecting as a hobby, you’ll want to avoid suitcase record players. We’re here to help you choose the right kind of turntable so that your records stay healthy.  Are Suitcase Record Players Good? Suitcase record players are affordable and space-efficient. They also often connect to modern speakers through a cable or wireless […]

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Complete Guide to Record Collecting

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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 Basics of Your Turntable Stylus & Cartridge

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June 1, 2022

Spending a great deal of money on your vinyl record collection means nothing if you can’t listen to albums properly. Records and turntables are delicate tools that can provide you with the optimum listening experience. However, it’s important to understand how your turntable works to treat both your records and ears. Shop Records Online What […]

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Turntable Buying Guide: How to Choose the Right One for You

Turntable being used
March 24, 2021

There’s nothing like scrolling through your collection of vinyl, placing one on the turntable, and relaxing ⁠— or rocking out ⁠— to your favorite music. There’s something about playing a record that connects you to a simpler time in music’s history. Regardless if you’ve been collecting vinyl for years or if you’re new to the physical music world, […]

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How To Set Up The Optimal Turntable System

turntable in use
October 7, 2020

All that low-grade digital music got you down? We at Record Head completely understand the MP3 blues. And we don’t mean Robert Johnson. Nowadays, fed up with low-quality mp3s, an increasing number of people choose to abandon their purely digital music diet and turn to records. If you’re considering making the switch to vinyl records, […]

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Rookie Mistakes to Avoid When Collecting Records

Collectors item - Record player
November 13, 2018

Whether you’re just getting into the hobby or have been doing it for many years, you should know that anyone is likely to make mistakes while collecting. To help you avoid some of these situations, here are a few examples of what not to do when collecting records. Shop Records Online Improper Care One of […]

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Things to Test When Buying Used Electronics

Used electronics on display
May 16, 2018

If you’re on a budget or just like to be sensible about money, it makes a lot of sense to buy used electronics. If you can find a trusted electronics seller, you can save a lot of money on products that work just as well as newer, much more expensive versions. But how can you […]

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The Five Best Record Players

An Audio technica record player
April 4, 2018

If you’re a true audiophile, then you know there’s nothing quite like playing your music on a superior record player. If you’re new to vinyl, you may not know which to pick. You know you want impeccable quality, but everyone has their favorites that they swear by. At Record Head, we try to stay as […]

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Beginner’s Guide to Becoming a DJ

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November 2, 2017

How much does it cost to start a DJ business? The answers can appear disheartening — big numbers like $10,000 to $30,000 are enough to scare you away from the game before you even begin playing. But with some creativity and research, it’s possible to get started without breaking the bank. In this article, we’ll […]

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