11 Cool Ways to Store Vinyl (That Special Record)

So, you have tons of records and now you are wondering where on earth you could possibly put them.  Don’t fret my fellow vinyl lovers.  We spotted this great blog for vinyl records, That Special Record, and found a cool article on 11 different ways to store your vinyl.

Check out the article here. We especially love idea number 2!  What a clever idea.Thanks, That Special Record! 

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Our favorite idea from the list, courtesy of Our Cozy Cubbyhole.


Mill City Sound

This blog post featured on The Current from Minnesota Public Radio certainly makes us want to brave the cold and visit Mill City Sound in Minnesota.  Mill City Sound is a bustling record store that is keeping vinyl alive and well.  Read this great article on the owner, Rob Sheely, and his business which is actively contributing to vinyl’s resurgence.

Photo taken by Jay Gabler/MPR of The Current.

BuzzFeed: 19 Ways To Reuse Vinyl Records

Got old vinyl records that you aren’t going to use again?  Think again!  BuzzFeed blew us away with these 19 Ways To Reuse Vinyl Records article.

This list goes to show that vinyl is truly art in more ways than one.  Don’t throw away your vinyl guys.  Turn them into a completely new masterpiece. Way to go, BuzzFeed!  You have blown our minds once again.

photo via tattooedmartha.com

We are loving #5 on this list.  How incredible would this look on your bedroom wall?

Daniel Edlen’s Vinyl Art

Here at Dorado, we love our album covers.  They are all incredible art forms with a story behind each one, but what about the art on the vinyl records themselves?  We never heard of this before until we read this article from Twisted Sifter on Daniel Edlen, an artist know for his series of vinyl artworks.

Check out some of his artwork and read the article by clicking here!

LA Weekly: “5 Reasons Why Vinyl Is Not A Fad”

Here at Dorado, we love vinyl and believe that it is here to stay. The LA Weekly seems to agree and posted this great video on the resurgence of vinyl. Kudos to our friends Meghan Pochebit and Pete Lyman from Infrasonic Sound. They give us their opinion on why vinyl is so great. Check it out below!

Read the entire article, “5 Reasons Why Vinyl Is Not A Fad” and let us know your thoughts!