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17 Great Turntable Mods and Upgrades

As vinyl enthusiasts, most of us share a common trait.  We want more from our turntables and record players.  Better sound.  Less noise and disturbance.  Tweaking, improving, upgrading and modifying …

Best Tube Phono Preamps (Tube Phonostages)

I am a big fan of using vacuum tubes (valves) in the first amplification stage after the turntable. Tubes definitely provide a richer sound compared to solid-state transistors.  After many …

Connect Sonos One to Turntable (3 Methods)

In this guide, we’ll look at three different ways to connect one or several Sonos One speakers to a turntable or record player. The connectivity options are the same whether …

Connect Sonos Five to Turntable (3 Methods)

There are essentially three ways to connect a Sonos Five speaker to a turntable or record player.  We’ll go through each method in detail in this guide.  Method 1: Connect …

Connect Victrola to External Speakers (3 Methods)

There are essentially three ways to connect a Victrola suitcase turntable to external speakers. Method 1: Connect Victrola to wired powered speakers  Method 2: Connect Victrola to wireless Bluetooth speakers using a …

Best Speakers for Victrola Suitcase Turntable

After testing different external speakers with my Victrola Journey suitcase turntable, I found that affordable powered speakers increased the sound quality dramatically, whereas super-cheap PC speakers didn’t really enhance the …

Victrola Suitcase Record Player FAQ (with Pics)

In this article, I’ll use my vinyl enthusiasm and electronics engineering skills to answer the most common questions about the Victrola Vintage 3-Speed Bluetooth Portable Suitcase Record Player with Built-in …