They are unique, rare, art, music history and a vinyl fan dream. We are talking about the most expensive vinyl records in the world. From an album that John Lennon autographed for his killer just hours before he was gunned down outside his New York City apartment building went on sale in 2010 for a…

Once upon a time there was a world in which vinyl records were the kings. You could find a record store on practically every corner of any street in any city. Every home had a turntable and usually the teenagers spent time with friends listening music in their bedrooms. In our days vinyl has come…

Mick Jagger, James Dean, Scarlett Johansson, Steve Jobs and Diego Armando Maradona have something in common. All of them are vinyl record addicts. Explore our photo gallery and discover another music lovers like you. If you know another vinyl addicts, tell us, please 😉

Sometimes I have a dream. I’m Marty McFly and I’m sitting in the time machine built from a modified DeLorean. 1958 is the year that I see in the time navigation system. Then, suddenly, I’m sitting in a living room enjoying with The Komet, the complete Home Entertainment Center for its time, made by the…

Storm Thorgerson (28 February 1944 – 18 April 2013) was “the best album designer in the world” according to the writer Douglas Adams and the British graphic designer behind some of the most memorable album covers of all time, including Pink Floyd’s The Dark Side of the Moon. The designer also created artwork for bands…

Shots of The Beatles’ first US concerts will be auctioned in Liverpool on March 24. The images are expected to sell for £250,000 ($347,000). The photographer Mike Mitchell, when he was only 18 years old, snapped hundreds of never before seen photographs of the band’s performances at the Washington Coliseum and the Baltimore Civic Centre…

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,…

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…