We’re on a mission to find the most bizarre and interesting audio related videos out there and share them with you. Did you make an everyday object into a speaker? Did you install a system in a unique place? Do you have an interesting method others should know about? We want to see it! Please fill out this form.

Why HiFi Experts Disagree (written in 1963)

On October 22, 2013

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Written in ’63, read for a microphone test in 1990 – does it still hold true today?

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How a Record Is Made – Video

On August 12, 2013

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Check out this cool video from “Factory Made!”

Headphone Implants

On July 8, 2013

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We all know the joke that technology is getting so advanced, that pretty soon we’ll just have to click the roof our mouth to answer the phone, right?  Well, this guy, Rich Lee, likes to experiment with techy body modification.  He’s already had a magnet implanted in his finger, and since he’s losing sight in […]

Cleaning Potentiometers on Vintage Equipment

On June 26, 2013

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If you’ve ever had the luck of finding an old stereo in a thrift store, you know those knobs have a tendency to get sticky or gritty, or even feel like they’ve been welded in place.   In this brief video by the ExpertVillage channel, we get a few tips on cleaning and replacing vintage […]

Steampunk Record Player

On June 17, 2013

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If you ever felt that vinyl wasn’t “retro” enough, behold, the steam-powered turntable! YouTube user, Asciimation, created this small steam engine mainly from bits and pieces around his garage.  He writes, “Yes, it’s a steam powered record player. Playing a punk LP. The Sex Pistols – God Save the Queen (Victoria obviously). You can’t really […]

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How To Music Really Good: A Satire on Mastering

On May 21, 2013

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Oliver (also known as YouTube user HowToDrawReallyGood) has a slew of funny and satirical videos on his channel.  In the one below, he shows viewers how to take the first steps into the world of audio mastering.  This includes being able to turn a knob harder than anyone else!  If you’re familiar with the Loudness […]

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To Have & To Hold – A ‘Musicmentory’

On April 24, 2013

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Check out this taster video of To Have & To Hold, a 90-minute ‘musicmentory’ to celebrate the age of vinyl records…including interviews, fresh graphics and good music. Comments?  Share below!

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Voodoo Chile on a Gayegeum

On April 4, 2013

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We’ve never seen anything like this before! Check out Luna rocking out on Jimi Hendrix’s “Voodoo Chile” on the gayageum.  The gayageum (or kayagum) is a traditional Korean string instrument, with 12 strings, though some variants have 21 or other numbers of strings. It is the best known traditional Korean musical instrument.  Watch this cool […]

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Official Record Store Day 2013 Film: Last Shop Standing

On April 3, 2013

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The documentary, Last Shop Standing: The Rise and Fall and Rebirth of the Independent Record Shop, is set to be released on April 20th on DVD and has been named the official film of Record Store Day.  The doc chronicles the popularity or lack thereof of the independent record store. The UK went from having […]

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The Voice in the Void

On April 1, 2013

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In this short documentary, Steve Keider set out to build an illegal radio transmitter and ended up learning a lot more about vintage audio and how it has changed over the years than he expected.  Check it out below. Did you have one of these radio transmitter kits from Remco?  Do you agree that the […]

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