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Lidl Is Now Selling Turntables

October 31, 2016 Cathryn Draper 0

Originally posted by Vinyl Factory Lidl has made its first foray into the world of vinyl. The German discount supermarket chain is now stocking an all-in-one ION record player. Available for £49.99, the deck features USB connection for converting records to digital. It also comes with a three year warranty. […read more…]

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Now That’s What We Call A Turntable!

April 12, 2016 Cathryn Draper 0

Audio-deva designs platter-less ‘atmo sfera aluminum’ turntable In an effort to bring vinyl turntables to match a new generation of household devices, audio deva introduced the ‘atmo sfera’. shaped by italian designer paolo caviglia, the space saving frame uses a reduced light-weight platter and a very small, low-torque motor leaving the […read more…]

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Beautiful, useful, retro hi-fi consoles from Symbol Audio

September 19, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

We just love these… The small, New York-based design company Symbol Audio manufactures hi-fi consoles in the style of those from the 1950s and 1960s, combining both analogue and digital sound… Progress doesn’t necessarily mean better quality – take digital music, for example. We accept poor sound, cheap-looking plastic speakers, […read more…]

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Panasonic to relaunch Technics Turntable

September 3, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

This is the moment we’ve all been waiting for. No, you’re not dreaming. Panasonic have today announced that they plan to relaunch and reinvest in their iconic Technics turntables series. Unveiled at the IFA technology fair in Berlin, the Japanese tech giant presented a prototype of the new direct drive […read more…]

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New ‘Floating Vertical Turntable’ From Gramovox

June 25, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

Gramovox are a design company that “reimagines vintage audio design with modern technology”, they’ve just launched a Kickstarter campaign to get funding for this ‘Floating High-Performance Vertical Turntable’, watch the clip below and then have a peek at their website as they have some super cool stuff

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New Thorens Entry Level Turntable

April 29, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

TD 203 – The New Reference For The Entry Level The TD 203 is a high quality out of the box solution from THORENS®. The turntable comes fully assembled and is factory-set. It takes no more than five minutes from opening the box to playing music from a vinyl record. […read more…]

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ION Unleashes Bluetooth Vinyl LP Player!!

February 4, 2015 Cathryn Draper 0

ION Audio has launched a new Bluetooth turntable, the Air LP, at the International CES expo in Las Vegas. Air LP gives audio enthusiasts a fresh twist on the classic turntable with a smooth-operating unit that streams LPs wirelessly via Bluetooth and converts analog records into digital files. “Vinyl is […read more…]