INTRODUCTION: By Dale Berkebile
Okay, you may be hearing a buzz around listening to, buying, trading, and collecting vinyl records. I know what you may be thinking… isn't this what old people do? Isn't this an outdated technology? Don't records scratch? Isn't vinyl record collecting just for hipsters?
Yes some of these things may be true. But the music industry is changing and because of this many music listeners are reconnecting with their youth, others are learning that an album actually delivers great sound quality, while the youth are getting introduced to an old technology that is being brought into the future. Today vinyl record sales are growing at a pace not seen for some 20 years.
Because of this Martina Fasano has decided to share her story and tips for how to and why you should get into the vinyl record collecting game. This will be a series of articles giving several tips, ideas, and concepts to help you find all the joy vinyl records brings to music lovers and audiophiles everywhere.
Let's get spinning those records already! Enjoy!