Jack White/Third Man Records Aims To Get The First Vinyl Record In Space!!

…yes you read it right, to celebrate the labels seventh birthday the label have made a gold plated master of Carl Sagan’s ‘A Glorious Dawn’ (originally released as a humble 7″ back in 2009) – how’s it getting there? On the ‘Icarus Craft’ of course….a custom built ‘space-proof’ turntable which will be attached to a high altitude balloon! Here’s a few pics, find out more at Third Man Records

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….one small step for, errr, a record…
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…one giant leap for record-kind…

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What do we think of this? A harmless slice of Jack White flavoured eccentricity, great marketing ploy or just a bit of a silly idea?

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