MAG-LEV Is the First Levitating Turntable

MAG-LEV Is the First Levitating Turntable

If you'd like to bring a little sorcery to your vinyl experience, consider making the MAG-LEV your new deck. The world's first levitating turntable features a platter that spins in midair. While that's a neat trick, and the reason you'd probably back the Kickstarter project, you...

Save on Select Items During Our Winter Sale

Save on Select Items During Our Winter Sale

As you slowly sip your whiskey next to a crackling fireplace, waiting patiently for the winter to pass so you can get back outside, why not use your downtime wisely and upgrade some gear. From now until Monday at Noon EST, you’ll save an extra 17% on select items in the Cool Material Shop. Snag a new pocket knife. Grab a new trail bag. Get yourself a better bottle opener to pop those heavy stouts that keep you warm this time of year. Simply use code WINTER17 at checkout. Quantities are limited, so make sure you hit up the sale soon.

Own a Copy of the Voyager Golden Record

Own a Copy of the Voyager Golden Record

If you didn't grow up as a space nerd, you might not know that the Voyager I and II spacecraft that NASA launched in 1977 are each carrying a golden record with sounds and images designed to function as a sort of time capsule about life on Earth. In honor of the upcoming 40th Ann...

The Modern HiFi Stereo Console

The Modern HiFi Stereo Console

Department Chicago is a small shop out of, you guessed it, Chicago, that’s designing and building vintage style furniture with a particular bent towards record storage. Their latest project is a Modern HiFi Stereo Console that’s designed and built to be the focal point of any...

The Best Turntable for Every Budget

The Best Turntable for Every Budget

Many of you reading this grew up with records because it was the cool way to listen to music back in the day. Vinyl is back in force, and it shows no signs of going anywhere anytime soon. Subjective elements about the listening experience and perfect systems aside, if you're goin...

Technics Is Back in the Turntable Game

Technics Is Back in the Turntable Game

There's a 90% chance that asking any DJ what their favorite turntable is will result in a response of Technics. Hell, there are full guides on the Internet about the best turntables to get... if finding discontinued Technics rigs isn't something you can do. Well it's not an issue...

Create Your Own Vinyl With Vinylify

Create Your Own Vinyl With Vinylify

There are a lot of things to love about vinyl records. The warmth and tone you get in the sound. Finding unique gems in crates. Building a collection of music that you can actually touch and display. But what happens if an artist you love doesn't do vinyl releases? Or what if you...

The Curated Netflix For Vinyl

The Curated Netflix For Vinyl

Are you tired of crate digging at your local record shop for that gem you might never find? Does your record collection need some variety? Do you want music recommendations from human beings instead of algorithms? If you answered yes to any of those questions, you should check ou...

Daft Punk's "Alive" Reissued On Vinyl

Daft Punk's "Alive" Reissued On Vinyl

We love Daft Punk. Hell, almost everyone loves Daft Punk. We also love vinyl. Turns out a bunch of our loves are coming together for a reissue (kind of) of the Alive series on vinyl. Alive 1997 was released by Daft Punk in 2001 and contains an excerpt of their live performance at...