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Is a Phono Stage the Same as a Preamp?

The most confusing part of a turntable stereo setup continues to be the preamp. It often causes a lot of confusion for people that are new to vinyl records and …

How Much Does a Good Turntable Cost?

It can sometimes be difficult to find the sweet spot between the quality of the vinyl gear we want to buy and the money we want to spend when shopping …

Do I Need a Preamp for My Turntable?

Is a preamp necessary to play vinyl records? That is one of the most common questions I get asked on the topic of turntables and record players. A stereo must …

Turntable vs. Record Player Explained

One of the first things you will see when you are starting out with vinyl is that the device you put your records on is called both turntable and record …