Articles tagged “Beginner’s Guide”

A Beginner’s Guide To Indie: 10 Indie Records You Should Own

Beginner's Guide To Indie Rock

Indie might be one of the genres that’s harder to define. And the reason is that the term coined as indie simply referred at the beginning to artists who distributed their music independently, outside of the major labels. But as time passed, indie began to be more related to the attitude and aesthetics of those […]

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A Beginner’s Guide To Vinyl: Classic Rock Records You Should Own

By Kat Bein So, you’ve decided you’re into classic rock. It’s a great place to start for any vinyl collection, mostly because classic albums were released on vinyl in huge numbers and are therefore usually pretty cheap grabs. They sound solid as ever, because vinyl is a miracle medium and the ’70s were a golden […]

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A Beginner’s Guide To Vinyl: Electronic Records You Should Own

By Kat Bein So, you want to collect electronic music, but you don’t know where to start? Electronic music is a wild and untamed genre. It’s the voice of experimentation and unbridled ecstasy. It’s a frontier of sound and technology. It’s the crossroads at which disco, funk, hip-hop and pop combine. Of course you’re a […]

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A Beginner’s Guide To Vinyl: Reggae Records You Should Own

There may be no better genre for kicking back than reggae. Are you stuck in traffic? Reggae will temper that road rage. Need to get some cleaning done? Reggae gives you the feel-good energy to scrub and rub for hours. It’s always good for a party, and there’s no better soundtrack for smoking, whatever your […]

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A Beginner’s Guide To Vinyl: Jazz Records You Should Own

We’ve all been new to the world of vinyl at some point. Some of us jumped into record collecting because we long for a more profound experience than streaming and earbuds. Some because we believe vinyl is indeed the superior format. And some because of the pop culture shift of vinyl being cool. This list […]

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A Beginner’s Guide To Vinyl: Pop Rock Records You Should Own

We’ve all been new to embracing vinyl at some point. Some of us jumped into record collecting because we long for a deeper experience than streaming and earbuds. Some because we believe that vinyl truly is the superior format. And some because of the pop culture shift — you know, vinyl is cool. This list […]

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