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VMA Award winning music on vinyl

The VMA’s 2022, was a star-studded award show and was attended by one of the biggest stars in the industry like Taylor Swift, Blackpink, and LL Cool J. There were definitely a lot of awards given out. And so we have made this article compiling a list of the awarded music releases which are available […]

Which custom merch items sell the most?

Not all merch items sell. So before you manufacture thousands of them, you have to make sure they won’t just be dumped in your basement to gather dust. How do you know? By checking the numbers. Data. In this blog, we’ll run through a total of ten custom merch items that musicians have tried and […]

12 of the most good-looking vinyl + cassette bundles

Looking for a good-looking vinyl + cassette bundle? Then you’ve come to the right place, coz today, we’ve got twelve of them just to satisfy your need for all things awesome. We’ve been talking about how these two formats have become en vogue again… so it comes as no surprise that these bundles exist! Which […]

21 Tips for marketing your music during the holidays

The holidays are fast approaching and I’m super sure that fans are looking forward to any music release from you whether that’d be a full album, an extended play, a single, or even a collab. But how do you market them during the holidays? Here’s 21 tips we could think of to help you market […]

Some of our awesome projects in 2022 so Far

This has been a hectic year—the most productive in the history of Unified— and we are proud to present to you some of the awesome projects we’ve had this year. #1. ALICE GLASS’ STUDIO ALBUM CDs  It was an honor to have been the manufacturer of Alice Glass’ CDs for her debut studio album, Prey//IV. […]

7-inch Vinyl Record Pressing: Everything You Need to Know

7-inch vinyl records are the cutest of them all. You can have them the usual way (if you have a band) or as wedding giveaways or a gifts. If you’re planning to have your very own vinyl record pressing, then you’ve come to the right place. In this article, we’ll be talking about 7-inch vinyl […]

9 albums with packaging that are highly engrossing

Hello folks! We’re back with another list of albums that you might want to throw your money on. We’ve done a list for albums with beautiful cover art, vinyl albums with uniquely designed record, and more. This time, we’ll be presenting you with albums that will leave you engrossed with them—not only because of the […]

10 vinyl records with lovely music packaging

Vinyl is not just a format with exceptional sound quality, it can also be a visual art form. If you’re looking for a good album on vinyl that’s also good-looking, then please read on. I’m sure you’ll find one that’ll suit your taste. #1. ANDREW WASYLYK – BALGAY HILL: MORNING IN MAGNOLIA The pandemic pushed […]

The most iconic album covers of the eighties

Are you a fan of 80s music?  Do you like collecting vinyl records?  Then this is the list for you. Here are 20 great vinyl albums with the most iconic album covers. We hope you find something to add to your collection! #1. BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN – BORN IN THE U.S.A. Bruce Springsteen’s Born in the […]

25 music packaging designs that are true works of art

In the digital age, buying physical albums has become somewhat of a hobby. Instead of “to be able to hear the tracks” as the reason for buying them, they are now treated as merch. What makes them a good item to collect though, is the design that they have, both the packaging and the physical […]