As vinyl records continue their glorious comeback, let’s take a second to look at how these black discs of beautiful music actually work, or more specifically, how they materialize. For this express purpose, Super Deluxe brought some cameras into a vinyl pressing plant for some visual insight as to how these records are made, from mixing dye to getting the shape right to pressing a master onto a blank record.
The video is beautifully abstract and artistic, but for a more direct and concrete look at what it takes to create a vinyl record from start to finish, we turn to an all-time favorite source for learning about how things are made: The show How It’s Made.
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