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Are vinyl records and custom t-shirts a good bundle idea for indie bands?

Merchandise has become the life line of most independent artists. There are tons of different merch items they can release along with their music release. One of the hottest collectibles right now are custom vinyl records. T-shirts are still, of course, one of the classic merch items every band should sell. But you know what’s […]

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Vinyl Record Collecting Has Come Full Circle

The world of recorded music evolves in a circle, a small black one. Much like the vinyl records that have made a huge resurgence over the past few years. It all began in 1901 when the Victor Company released its Red Seal line, which played 10-inch, 78-rpm records. The technology was bare and they could […]

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PATRICK GODDARD Shows Us His “Apparition”

Guitarist and songwriter Patrick Goddard came up as part of the old-school Long Beach and San Francisco, California scenes of the 80s and 90s with bands including Several Fish, Cara de Nada, Go Pound Salt, and Lost Cabras. He’s a solo artist these days and his latest release is the single “Apparition,” which is backed […]

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7 Vinyl Records That Every Music Lover Should Own

Listening to music is indeed the most ethereal feeling one can ask for. It reduces stress and teleports you into an all-new paradigm of music. If you are an audiophile and just love the sound of analog music in your ears, you probably have a collection of vinyl records already. If you are one of […]

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The Vinyl Renaissance: Why This Retro Format Has Made A Comeback

Vinyl records have made an unbelievable rise from near-extinction in the last decade. According to a 2017 report, vinyl album sales increased by more than 1000% over the past ten years — and that’s just in the US.   The media format understandably began to fizzle out when much cheaper and easier to produce formats like CDs […]