A vinyl record can also be referred to as a gramophone record. It is an analog sound system consisting of a flat disc inscribed with music in it.
In the 21st century, the music industry is largely dominated by iTunes, Spotify and other music streaming services. Recently, there has been a surge in vinyl use; this is after they went extinct for some time. Vinyl is well known for its ‘perfect’ digital sound over the years.
Many music artists have been collaborating with vinyl to release special editions of C.D.s that are always available for just a limited amount of time. This has made vinyl to grow even more popular in the music industry.
Vinyl hosts promotional events such as the Record Store Day. This event attracts many record stores that aim to sell and promote vinyl records. Through the music room, vinyl collaborates with several musicians to host live shows intended to market vinyl records.
Vinyl records provide online and offline markets easily accessible to music lovers. Offline markets can be found in stores and supermarkets, while online markets are in eCommerce websites and company websites.
Vinyl offers a very distinct sound that many fans love to refer to as a warm sound. This sound feature has been incorporated within the analog sound production to avoid distortion. CD players can allow listeners to skip songs and reshuffle albums. This is something that vinyl does not have.
However, you need to understand that skipping songs is almost impossible due to the discs’ fragile nature. Vinyl offers the comfort of enjoying the album as a track by track feature.
Vinyl has come up with technological upgrades such as portable record players, which include USB ports from where you can digitally record vinyl from the music-room.
List of 5 LP Vinyl Records from Contemporary Artists
Blonde on Blonde by Bob Dylan was released in 1966 and had the cover art of Bob Dylan. He is one of the greatest lyricists of all-time. Find it in Music Room!
Thriller may be regarded as one of the well-known albums in music history. This album was a classic full of hit songs. The original cover for this album is one of Michael Jackson posing in a white suit. Find this classic in Music Room.
Iron Maiden was released in 1980 and inspired by metal rockers. The album cover is creepy but eye-catchy and very popular with non-metal fans. Rock this vinyl record in Music Room.
Released in 1972, seen as a classic because it is a Glam Rock genre that is limited and often forgotten. Find it in Music Room!
5. Dr. Dre- The Chronic
This was Dre’s first studio album after parting ways with N.W.A. After Dre went solo, he was able to differentiate the west coast rap by releasing this album and made himself a name for being regarded as one of the best rap music producer in the U.S. Find this vinyl record in Music Room.