Holidays and records. The perfect mix is possible. Check out this gallery with a selection of cool hotels which are providing vinyl experiences to guests: Links: – THE GRITTI PALACE, VENICE – W, LONDON – THE DEAN, DUBLIN – SOHO HOUSE, BERLIN – AUTOR ROOMS, WARSAW – THE ROXY HOTEL, NEW YORK – THE LUDLOW,…

Riding on the success of More Than Words, and Hole Hearted Extreme II – Pornograffitti became the breakthrough-album for the Bostonian rockers Extreme. Combining Glam with Pop, the band carved out a nice niche for themselves and peaked no 2 on the Billboard 200, being the most sold record of the band. Carried by the silky Funk Metal riffs…

Here’s the thing about prolific bands: because of the number of albums in their back catalog, you tend to find yourself celebrating a lot of release-date anniversaries. This is paying off in a big way for Ramones fans, though, because we’re only a year past the 40th anniversary of the band’s self-titled debut album, and…

You have your IKEA KALLAX shelves or a similar vinyl storage solution, and now you need in addition something to hold your records. You are looking for some record crates in which put the LPs you are listening or some box to use when you need to travel with them. Here ten stylish alternative to…

Ramin Djawadi is the man behind the Game of Thrones scores. The new season is here, and we rescue for you the A Story in Score video. Within the video, Djawadi talks through the journey of composing the score of the shows, and he mentions the film that inspired him to create such memorable themes…

Alex Steinweiss (1917–2011) invented the album cover as we know it. In 1939, this 23 year old graphic designer revolutionized the music industry. As Art Director at Columbia Records, Steinweiss had an idea: Why not replace the standard plain brown wrapper with an eye-catching illustration? The company took a chance, and within months its record…

Westworld and Saturday Night Live lead the 2017 Emmy nominations with 22 nods apiece, as you know. Discover the complete list of 2017 Music Emmy nominations: MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR A LIMITED SERIES, MOVIE, OR SPECIAL (ORIGINAL DRAMATIC SCORE): Fargo – Aporia FX Networks Music by Jeff Russo – Feud: Bette and Joan Pilot FX Networks…

“During the few decades of boom of gramophone – from the late 19th Century to World War Two –, it is certainly millions of needles which were produced, and hundreds of thousands of tins. Moreover, the production of needles went on still years after the end of production of gramophones, the demand remaining pretty strong.…

Jim Morrison, John Lennon, Johnny Cash, Ray Charles, Bob Dylan… and now Morrissey. According to Aristotle’s Logic, if you are a music genius you will have a film about your life. England Is Mine (in cinemas august 4) is the name of the unauthorised Steven Patrick Morrissey biopic. This portrait of Morrissey and his early…