The Folded Record Bureau: Turntable, Record Shelf, & Magazine Shelf In One
English furniture maker Hugh Miller’s Folded Record Bureau is a play on both form and function, incorporating the features of a vintage 1985 Bang & Olufsen BeoGram 5000 turntable, complete with original controls, installed flush into a long record shelf with a fold for magazine storage at one end…Hugh’s Folded Record Bureau is currently a one of a kind creation, so you’ll just have to appreciate the craftsmanship from afar.
Sara’s Revamped Speakers Renew a Love of Records
Ever since we first showcased her charming Los Feliz home, musician Sara Lov has continued to impress us with the variety of custom DIY projects, all focused on tricking out her home office/studio on a budget. She’s back with a speaker customization project, born from a desire to slow down, ditch the iTunes/iPhone playlist, and enjoy the warm analog sounds of vinyl records. I used birch plywood, plumbing pipe, tiny casters & industrial strength velcro.
Simon Yorke Introduces a 45rpm-only Record Player!
Turntable manufacturer Simon Yorke just announced the limited edition S45 record player designed exclusively to play 45s and only 45s. As the press release says, the S45 "...will not play 12” long-playing records, compact discs or oven-ready pizzas, just singles." The great-looking player, complete with an installed MM cartridge, will be strictly limited to 100 pieces, each signed and numbered by Simon Yorke and accompanied by a certificate of authenticity. Price is 2500 Euro (excluding…
Happy Modern Art & Accessories
Happy Modern is the coolest kid on the block. It’s a way of decorating that’s hip, confident, and personal. It’s choosing a single, bold piece of art simply because you love it, or adding a few splashes of wild color because wild colors always cheer you up. It’s getting in, getting hot, and getting out, all on your own terms. Coolest kid, indeed.
eBay watch: 1960s Zenith Sold State audio system with Circle of Sound speakers - Retro to Go
A stunning piece of vintage audio, with this 1960s Zenith Sold State audio system with Circle of Sound speakers now available to buy on eBay. Imported
1970s Vintage Philips 22GF Portable Orange Record Player Pickup (reserved for Marte)
Highly collectible Vintage Philips 22GF 133/53E Portable Record Player (please see pictures following this description) A great design right from the pop era manufactured by Philips do Brasil from 1973-1976 This player came in three different colours ( Orange, red and gray). This is the pop orange version. Has a built in handle and operates on batteries (6 x 1.5 volts D cells) or main power 110, 127, 220 or 240 volts. There are 3 speeds: 33, 45 and 78 rpm. Measures 38.5 x 22.5 x 11.5 cm…