Linn Sondek LP12 Turntable Made Out Of Whisky Casks

When did you make the jump from analog to digital when it comes to the music scene? Have you more or less digitized your entire music collection, or do you still have a soft spot for analog music? For those of you who love listening to your vinyl records, then you might want to check out this turntable from the folks over at Linn. Linn recently turned 40 years of […]


R2-D2 flattened, works as DJ turntable now

You know how aluminum tins are crushed and flattened before they are sent to a recycling center, in order to help save space during the transportation process? Well, I guess the same can be said of the venerable R2-D2, once he has reached the end of his life, he must have given up all will to live, and submitted his fate to the humongous can crusher, resulting in a disc-like, […]


Pioneer DJ and VH1 celebrity designed turntables are funky

At the VH1 Save the Music Foundation event last night, Pioneer DJ showed of some specially designed turntables that were created by celebrities as part of the Art Mix program. Artists, DJs and designers were each given a Pioneer CDJ-2000 digital music player to come up with their own creations. The turntables will then be exhibited at events nationwide this summer, and then they will be eventually auctioned off online. […]


R-evolution Minima Turntable rolls back the years

MP3 files have taken over the world by storm, ushering in the age of free (read : pirated) music, but thanks to some level of regulations as well as a maturing market, it has started to become profitable even to record labels. Gone are the days when you walk to the store just to get a new record (or even cassettes and CDs), but rather, you just fire up a […]


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Turntable powered by USB

Despite all the advances in technology nowadays, one thing that will always remain in the hearts of audiophiles everywhere is the turntable. There’s just something magical about the sound of a needle placed over a spinning vinyl record that can’t be recreated with digital technology. And let’s not forget –who doesn’t love the oversized album covers that come along with the records? Well if you own a bunch of records […]


Crosley Revolution turntable goes through the FCC’s hurdles

Crosley’s latest Revolution turntable, also known by its model number CR6002A, has just gone through the FCC’s hoops with flying colors, offering vinyl-lovers a portable option in due time. It requires more batteries to run than the first generation Game Boy, putting it on par with the Sega Game Gear with half a dozen AA batteries keeping the Revolution juiced. Apart from playing back your favorite vinyls, it also comes […]


Crosley Radio: Revolution CR6002 a few decades too late to the game

Portable media players have been around for a fair number of years already, where they’re more or less epitomized by the Apple iPod family. Well, how about this? The Crosley Radio: Revolution CR6002 that will definitely turn heads, even though it relies on audio technology that are decades old. We’re talking about a portable two-speed turntable which can spin your vinyl records for hours on end, where this battery-powered compact […]


DJ Hero 2 To Offer Party Bundle With Two Turntable Controllers

With E3 just around the corner, details of the upcoming games are being unveiled bit by bit, and now Activision has confirmed the first details of the upcoming DJ Hero 2. The game now offers a microphone to handle vocals for the relevant tracks, and the Party Bundle pack offers two turntables in addition to the microphone, allowing you to have DJ battles in two-player mode. DJ Hero 2 is […]


Briefcase USB Turntable

Can’t let go of your beloved vinyl? If you’re sticking to vinyl, this is probably the closest you’ll come to “portable” music for it. Since it’s stuck into a briefcase, you’ll look perfectly professional while carrying it around. Its belt-driven mechanism will play 7”, 10” and 12” records and sports a fully automatic return tone arm and built-in dynamic full range stereo speakers. It even has connectors to hook it […]


Audio-Technica AT-LP60-USB LP-to-Digital Turntable System

Audio-Technica’s latest AT-LP60-USB LP-to-Digital Turntable System enables users to convert all recorded music on their vinyl collections to something which lasts much longer and does not degrade over time in the form of digital media files. This turntable will be accompanied by a phono cartridge, a USB cable, software compatible with Windows and Mac OS X platforms, an integrated phono preamp and the ability to choose between 33.33 and 45RPM […]


Touchtable Music Mixing

Ever wanted to have a mini turntable to satisfy all your DJ fantasies? Well, check out the Touchtable design by those folks over at Yanko Design. It’s so small that you’ll have to use your fingers to operate. It’s sensitive to touch and pressure and you’ll be able to use it in combination with the surrounding function buttons. Check out the full details of this item here.


Pioneer CDJ-2000 turntable

The new Pioneer CDJ-2000 turntable will heat things up a notch with its new 6.1″ 480 x 234 resolution LCD display, where it will pump out music from USB-based media as well as SD memory cards, so make sure those MP3s loaded up are of decent bitrate quality. The LCD display is impressive from its size alone, where it will also be used to parade important song information and album […]


DJ Hero Turntable Controller

Since Guitar Hero came out, third party accessory manufacturers must have had a great time coming up with all sorts of accessories to complement such games, and the release of Rock Band and the Nintendo Wii has greatly helped their cause. Activision who is currently developing another musical title known as DJ Hero also has a new controller to go along with it, and it comes in the shape of […]