The Difference Between PHONO and LINE Explained

The difference between PHONO and LINE is something that frequently causes confusion among new as well as experienced vinyl enthusiasts. So in this article, I will give you everything you need to know about PHONO and LINE. As a start, let me give you the shortest answer I can give. After that, we’ll dig deeper […]

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  • Tom
  • May 28, 2019

AT-LP120 Preamp Removal Guide (3 Methods with Pics)

If you are a passionate AT-LP120 owner or consider becoming one, then you are likely aware of the LP120 preamp removal mod that is discussed in forums, reddits and on Youtube. Many owners can report that they have successfully removed the built-in preamp. While others still have questions on how to do it. And if […]

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  • Tom
  • May 25, 2019

17 Differences Between AT-LP60 and AT-LP120

If you are on the search for a new affordable turntable, then two of the models that probably show up most often when you browse the internet are the AT-LP60 and the AT-LP120 from Audio-Technica. The LP60 and the LP120 differ in many ways. But when it comes to popularity, it is hard to place […]

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  • Tom
  • May 10, 2019

11 Cool and Affordable Ways to Store Vinyl Records

Vinyl records have really made a huge comeback in recent years. So many people love collecting records, and it has turned into a bit of a hobby for many enthusiasts. To take care of your beloved record collection, you need to make sure that you’re storing them right. Improperly storing records can lead to damage, […]

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  • Tom
  • May 5, 2019

Pros and Cons of an Affordable Tube Phono Preamp

I recently upgraded the phono preamp I use with my Rega Planar 2 Turntable on my home stereo. And in the process of researching and finding the best preamp for my setup that wouldn’t break the bank, I looked quite a bit into affordable vacuum tube phono preamps. Personally, I have a preference for the […]

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  • Tom
  • May 5, 2019

5 Cool Ways to Build a Record Cover Artwork Wall

One of the joys of owning vinyl records is the cool artwork that appears on the covers. Artists used to put a lot of work into the design of record covers. And when you think about album artwork there are probably a few classics that come to mind. Here are a few good ones. Pink […]

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  • Tom
  • May 3, 2019