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Nirvana s/t Greatest Hits to be reissued on vinyl

This amazing greatest hits compilation from Nirvana is finally being reissued on vinyl. The collection was originally issued in 2002 and featured the previously unreleased studio version of You Know You’re Right.  There was a limited European only release on … Continue reading

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How to get a $285 Ortofon OM30 Cartridge for just $30

Imagine having a $285 OM-30 Ortofon Cartridge for just a fraction of the price.  I’ll explain how! Well, it’s a two-step process. First you take any bottom-of-the-line OM cartridge (such as the OM5 which can be had for $25 or … Continue reading

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Rega Planar 3 Project – Part I – Tonearm

continued from Rega Planar 3 with Grace Tonearm for $202 The $202 Rega Planar 3 arrived within 2 weeks of the auciton close. Everything is as expected. The seller did a nice job packing up the table, and it`s in … Continue reading

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Buy Vinyl in Canada – Nirvana In Utero LP

I was searching around the net for places to order vinyl within Canada and I found that you can buy new records from Chapters/Indigo online. For Canadians this is great news.. It’s not readily apparent but if you go to … Continue reading

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Grace 707 / 727 Tonearm Cables – Where to buy?

With the upcoming arrival of my new Grace 707 Tonearm, I realize that I need to get new interconnect cables to attach to the RCA jacks of the phono pre-amp. I was told by the seller, that the cables were … Continue reading

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Vintage Clairtone Tube Stereo Console S601 S-600 "The Empress"

Well I just went to see a Clairtone 601 (S-600) that I saw in a craigslist ad andI’ll be bringing it home this Friday and I can’t wait to refurbish it. It’s definitely a gorgeous console! I believe that this … Continue reading

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Sanyo TP-1005 Turntable

The Sanyo TP-1005 is an Auto-Return PLL-Servo Belt Drive Turntable. This one was hooked up in my house for a while to an Harmon Kardon HK 330C and it was quite a nice vintage table. [ad#content]

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Taking a Chance – Rega Planar 3 with Grace Tonearm on eBay for only $202!

I had to do it.  I’ve been longing for a Rega Planar for the longest time.  I’ll occasionally check Craigslist or eBay auctions looking for a deal on a modest P1, P2 or Planar, never really contemplating a P3/Planar 3. … Continue reading

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Smashing Pumpkins Siamese Dream Vinyl LP for only $11.39

Great deal on Siamese Dream double vinyl for only $11.39 right now at Amazon!

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Vinyl LP Cleaning with Soap and Water

Check out the Vinyl Hive do-it-yourself guide to cleaning your records with soap and water and nifty little label protector. Save yourself hundreds of dollars on expensive Record Cleaning Machines with this wonderful write-up! DIY Groovmaster Label Protector to Clean … Continue reading

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