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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 20, 2016 44 comments
Turntable manufacturer Crosley is set to announce the opening soon of a new pressing plant. No this is not an early April Fool's Day hoax.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 19, 2016 10 comments
Mark Döhmann designed the Helix 1 turntable in Australia. Frank Schröder designed the unique tone arm in Germany. Both are built by THRAX Audio in Sofia, Bulgaria. This video shows you why.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 18, 2016 Published: Mar 17, 2016 19 comments
Mike Hobson, one of the pioneers of the "vinyl resurgence" exited the reissue business a few years ago, selling Classic Records to Analogue Productions/Acoustic Sounds, Quality Record Pressings mogul Chad Kassem.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 18, 2016 Published: Mar 17, 2016 8 comments
The Italian holding company Fine Sounds, which owns McIntosh, Audio Research Corporation, Sumiko and Wadia last fall announced a new name and marketing that puts all of the brands under one roof (literally) called "World of McIntosh".

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 15, 2016 Published: Mar 14, 2016 13 comments
Greats continue to die and analogplanet radio continues to pay tribute, though we’d prefer that these ongoing passings stop!

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 10, 2016 Published: Mar 09, 2016 28 comments
Intervention Records' Shane Buettner was at Sterling Sound yesterday to oversee the mastering of Big Audio Dynamite's 1985 debut album This is Big Audio Dynamite

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 10, 2016 Published: Mar 09, 2016 18 comments
Newspapers, news services and online music publications retrieved from digital storage their long prepared George Martin obits and sadly ran them today.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 08, 2016 Published: Mar 07, 2016 2 comments
Today’s radio show is all about original soundtrack albums. The wide ranging musical choices includes westerns, science fiction, Blaxploitation and film classics beginning with Max Steiner’s “Gone With the Wind” produced as a suite by George Korngold, son of composer Eric Wolfgang Korngold.

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Michael Fremer Posted: Mar 05, 2016 12 comments
SOTA is an American turntable brand founded circa 1980 by Dave Fletcher and Robert Becker in Berkeley California.The talented Spiral Groove turntable designer Allen Perkins worked for the company in the late 1980s.

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Jon Iverson Posted: Mar 03, 2016 Published: Mar 02, 2016 735 comments
Register to win a CSNY 1974 Limited Edition Vinyl Deluxe Box Set ($499 Retail Value) we are giving away.

According to the label:

"This set is limited to 1000 copies, individually numbered, and housed in a custom laser-etched maple wood box. It is available exclusively through CSNY. All 40 tracks on six 180-gram 12” vinyl records and more."

[This Sweepstakes is now closed.]

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