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6 vinyl record facts even vinyl aficionados don’t know

Even if it’s an old format and even with its continuous rising popularity, I’m sure that not all audiophiles know all the facts and secrets of vinyl records. More so those who are just starting to explore vinyl. Well, then. Now let’s uncover six of those secrets that vinyl records hold. #1. MOST VINYL ALBUMS […]

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 […]

Top 10 heavy metal bands with awesome vinyl record

If you’re into metal and heavy metal genres, then first of all—you’re awesome. But not as awesome if you own heavy metal albums in vinyl. If you still haven’t got a collection of metal classics, then don’t be shy and scroll down through our list of top 10 vinyl records under the genre. #10. TOOL […]

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 […]

10 top-selling vinyl albums by women

Even if the music industry—or most industries for that matter—is saturated by male talents, women are striving to show that they are worth their spot on it. And they have proven just that! Here are 10 top selling albums made by women on the most popular physical format in these times, vinyl records. #10. MITSKI […]

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 […]

20 vinyl record soundtrack of famous classic films

If you love vinyl record soundtracks and you love classic films, this list is for you! In order to be able to call a film a great, it definitely should have a good soundtrack. Film is, after all—or should be, an AUDIO-visual experience. The soundtrack helps set the mood, helps the audience understand the feelings of the […]

Five major reasons why vinyl is making a comeback

In this article, we will give you Five major reasons why vinyl is making a comeback. Vinyl was dethroned by CDs in the 1980’s. There was a visible decline in vinyl sales between the years 1988-1991. Though collectors and audiophiles were the only ones left who bought this format, they stayed loyal which built that […]

Vinyl boom

Last March 15, Technavio released their newest market research report which is related to vinyl records. The market research report is titled Vinyl Records by Product and Geography – Forecast and Analysis 2021-2025. The report shows the numbers post-COVID 19 which makes this very valuable. Inside the report are insights and information on how the […]

19 Indie movies and their awesome vinyl records

We here at Unified love two things indie movies and awesome vinyl…so we decided to come up with this list! Most of the popular movies are from movies from major movie studios, with famous casts and big budgets. However, being a great movie doesn’t always have to be high budget, and that’s what independent movies […]