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Beatles Mobile Pop-Up Stores Hit NY and LA

Earlier this week (November 13) Beatles fans in New York and Los Angeles were treated to mobile Beatle “pop-up shops.” The “shops” were customized double decker buses, which made several stops. The buses served to promote the release of the Beatles’ catalog on 180-gram vinyl LPs. The stores sold the LPs collectively as a box set, as well as individually; Beatles CDs and other merchandise was also on sale. In each city, a unique commemorative shirt from the event was sold (and sold quickly to eager Beatles collectors).

11/14/2012

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Pro Tip: Listen To Vinyl On The Go

There’s an easy and relatively inexpensive way to turn the warmer tones from your vinyl into an easily transferable and transportable file. Vinyl-To-MP3 USB turntables will bring your vinyl onto your Mac or PC so you can store your extensive record collection on the shelf and take that vintage sound with you

08/09/2012

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Top 10 Records Worth $1000 Or More That Can Be Found At Yard Sales

Avid music collectors might want to hit the yard sales this summer to look for hidden music gems that can rake in the big bucks. Expert record collector “Mighty” John Marshall of moneymusic.com called spoke […]

06/11/2012