The Buggles once proclaimed that video killed the radio star. But video games are reviving vinyl records as a new generation of collectors embrace the allure of the LP.
The psychedelic era gave us amazing sounds and picture sleeves with period-defining images. Few of these sleeves were for hit records, and most are harder to find, which makes them more fascinating.
Blues Images’ 2013 wall calendar offers vintage illustrated ads for 1920s-30s blues recordings plus as CD of the songs whose ads on the calendar.
Starting June 8, Julien’s Auctions is presenting a 741-lot auction featuring The Wizard of Waukesha’s equipment, memorabilia, personal effects and instruments.
With more than 2 million used records for sale, Jerry’s Records in Pittsburgh is one of the largest vinyl-only record stores in the country. Here’s his story.
A mix of Northern Soul, classical and blues records get their turn to shine in Goldmine’s Market Watch countdown of top-dollar online record auctions.
Musicians are invited to submit their versions of Pink Floyd songs for the second Surrogate Bands contest hosted by the Floydian Slip radio show.
Redscroll Records began as a record label, then evolved into a record shop in Wallingford, Conn. Owners Joshua Carlson and Rick Sinkiewicz share the history of their store.
The Beatles may not have earned a spot on to Thomas Dolby’s list of 10 Albums that changed his life, but the Fab Four certainly left their mark on Market Watch.
A Thanksgiving day walk turns up an incredibly rare Son House 78 RPM record and reminds us we all need to keep hunting for history.