Vinyl

Oh FFS

This Is How Bad Your Vinyl Obsession Is for the World

The first instalment of a new fun column, guilt-tripping you about everything you love.
Tom Usher
2.15.18
tv

'The Deuce' Gets Right What 'Vinyl' Got Wrong

David Simon's porn-ucopia drama is making all the right moves—unlike some of its prestige TV predecessors.
Hannah VanderPoel
9.30.17
Music

In Soviet Russia, Forbidden Music Was Smuggled on X-Ray Records

'Bone Music' is a unique exhibition exploring the Soviet subculture of recording forbidden music on X-ray films.
Dyllan Furness
7.30.17
Video Games

Classic Video Games 'Contra' and 'Castlevania' Get a Design Facelift

The iconic 80s games get brand new poster art and soundtrack LPs.
DJ Pangburn
7.30.17
Found Materials

A Vinyl Lover Presses Records From Unorthodox Found Objects

Michael Dixon cuts gorgeous, intentionally complicated records from humanity's abandoned ephemera.
Andrew Salomone
7.6.17
Vinyl

101 Vinyl Albums Were Remade as Art by 63 Chicago Artists

Celebrate vinyl's resurgence with 101 unique record designs.
Sean Neumann
5.2.17
Art

Welcome to Hong Kong's Pitch Black 'Empty Gallery'

Enter the void on the south side of Hong Kong Island.
Samantha Culp
2.13.17
Art

10 Classic Album Covers Get Modern Illustration

Black Sabbath, Weezer, Beck, Fugees, Hot Chip, and more get visual interpretations in Vinyl Me, Please's custom artwork.
Beckett Mufson
11.11.16
Music

15 Classic Album Covers Get Redesigned by Artists and Illustrators

15 great records from the last 30 years get fantastical reworkings in Hen’s Teeth Prints' <i>Fantasy 12"</i> project.
DJ Pangburn
10.12.16
Design

Liquid-Filled Vinyl Records Make Trippy Art, Music

Now, collectors can own playable albums sealed with glitter, hair, leaves, and even blood.
Anna Marks
9.15.16
Art

These Abstract Paintings Say, "This Is Your Brain on Data"

German artist Tobias Kroeger’s new solo show ‘Playground’ examines what it means to be a “modern, digitised human.”
DJ Pangburn
4.29.16
Stuff

Scorsese's 'Vinyl' Is Corny, Unrealistic, and Kind of Excellent TV

I know it's not rock 'n' roll, but I like it.
Zachary Lipez
2.16.16