June 3, 2021

Record Store Day(s) 2021

Record Store Day in 2021 will be spread over two months. The first drop will be June 12, and the second on July 17.
April 16, 2021

The Human Touch: Curated Record Clubs are Here

The new look of record clubs in 2021 is all about human experience, taste and curation, and Los Angeles slow-music club In Sheep’s Clothing is the first to put a face on it. A modern, organic twist on traditional record clubs of the ‘70s and ‘80s, the ISC Record Club offers hand-picked LP deliveries to your door every month.
March 20, 2021

Promises: The Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & LSO Album

Sam Shepard, who works under the pseudonym of Floating Points, is releasing a new hybrid electronic-jazz album with saxophone legend Pharaoh Sanders on March 28 titled Promises. Put together under David Byrne’s Luaka Bop record label, the LP is a continuous piece of music in nine parts and is credited as a composition for saxophone, strings, keyboards and electronics.
March 2, 2021

Waxworks Records: Remastered Soundtracks You Want

If soundtracks are your thing, you can experience the spine-tingling music that accompanied The Thing along with more than 100 other brilliant moments in multiple genres courtesy of Waxwork Records.
February 12, 2021

Roon 1.8 Update: Go Your Own Way

Described by some as the second coming of machine learning for computer audio, music playback platform Roon has released its 1.8 update. Hot-rodded with coding updates under the hood, Roon 1.8 also received an eye-pleasing GUI makeover reminiscent of Saul Bass at his best.
January 13, 2021

Modern Love: BBE Music to release David Bowie Tribute

“Space Oddity,” covered by We Are KING is the first single teased off the BBE Music David Bowie tribute album Modern Love, announced January 8th (Bowie’s birthday), and set for release May 28, 2021.
December 14, 2020

Gateway to Jazz Kissa Vol. 1: In English for First Time

Katsumasa Kusonose, editor and publisher of #VINYL magazine, is offering English language pre-orders of his previous Japanese-only publication Gateway to Jazz Kissa Vol. 1.