Alan Bayer is a music and vinyl enthusiast and tech geek. You can find me on Google+.
Vinyl Revinyl is a website that promotes vinyl records and the appreciation of music. This December, we have decided to donate 100% (ALL) of our profits to charities that promote music education in public schools. This is the first time Vinyl Revinyl has done any philanthropy and I’m very excited!! Why? Music makes the world [...]
Turntables have always varied wildly in price–from basic, cheap models, all the way to ridiculously expensive handmade audiophile models. Fortunately, the ‘cheap’ models are much better today than they were 30 or 40 years ago, allowing new and old music fans alike a chance to enjoy vinyl records without spending a lot of money. Here [...]
Metallica is the greatest heavy metal band that ever existed. They certainly weren’t the first, and they won’t be the last, but their influence is everywhere. In a career that has now spanned 30 (!) years, Metallica has released 9 major albums with new material, as well as several other albums featuring covers and live [...]
We all know how awesome vinyl records sound. Or do you? Yes, they sound awesome. But if you grew up in a time after records began to lose their popularity, you’re probably not sure about this whole vinyl thing. Let’s break it down nice and easy for you… Equipment needed: Record player Records Cleaning supplies [...]
Miles Davis is one of the most important figures in modern music. He began his career in the bebop scene with Dizzy Gillespie and Charlie Parker, reinvented jazz with John Coltane in the 50′s, formed one of the greatest jazz bands in the 60′s, played with Hendrix, introduced electric jazz towards the end of the [...]
Another year has passed, and one of the things I like to spout off around the beginning of the year is the importance of trying something new. When it comes to music, expanding your horizons is both exciting and rewarding. While we may sometimes think that we only really like a few different kinds of [...]« Previous Entries