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25 of the most awesome vinyl records with Trifold Packaging

There are many reasons why the vinyl record format has been gaining popularity for the past years. It gives a better listening experience with the tactility and high sound quality. But aside from the obvious, the packaging of the format is also a big factor. Vinyl packaging has larger dimensions compared to any other physical […]

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 […]

16 horror movie merch items you’d want for halloween

We’re almost halfway through October which means that Halloween is just around the corner. If you’re wondering how to add more fun to your holidays, I have here a list of horror movie merch that you will surely want to have or gift your loved ones who are crazy about horror movies. [ And if you […]

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. […]

Vinyl Record News: Vinyl sales has risen by 22%

There is no denying that the most popular physical album around the world for this year and the past two years have been vinyl records. Vinyl sales in the US, according to the Recording Industry Association of America’s (RIAA) 2022 mid-year music revenue report, have risen by 22% in the first half of 2022. The […]

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 […]

How splatter vinyl records are made

Single-colored vinyl records sure are cool but they can be pretty boring for old collectors and fans who’ve already seen a lot of these custom-colored vinyl records. To add spice, why not have a custom vinyl pressing for splatter-designed ones? They additional cost won’t be a lot, yet they’ll make your fans thrilled. But first, […]

20 sci-fi movies and their awesome soundtrack vinyl records

Original movie soundtracks on vinyl records have become HOT right now and sci-fi movies cannot afford to be left behind. If you’re a vinyl and sci-fi fan, then you’re in luck because OSTs from popular sci-fi movies are now available on vinyl record. Here are 20 OST vinyl albums with awesome designs and artwork on […]