Latest Gramophone record Stories

2014-06-12 04:21:39

Industry pioneer re-enters the market after 15 years, offering vinyl records to independent artists PENNSAUKEN, N.J., June 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The market for vinyl records is growing by leaps and bounds--35% per year for the last five years, despite a continued decline in total recorded music sales revenue. Due to vinyl's niche status and strong growth, production capacity has lagged behind, leading musicians and labels to turn to pressing plants as far away as Eastern...

2014-06-06 04:20:55

The Independent Musician Sweepstakes gives artists a chance to win a bass guitar, mixing board, amp, mics, speakers, a deluxe CD package, custom vinyl records, drums, keyboard, and more PENNSAUKEN, N.J., June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Disc Makers, the nation's largest independent CD and DVD manufacturer, announced today the return of their bi-annual Independent Musician Sweepstakes. Co-sponsored by Sweetwater, the popular sweepstakes gives one lucky musician a chance to win over $20,000...

2014-03-20 16:25:05

Legacy's RSD 2014 Collectibles Include Releases From 311, Aerosmith, the Allman Brothers Band, Eric Carmen, the Jimi Hendrix Experience, Henry Mancini, Dean Martin, MGMT, OutKast, Ray Parker, Jr., Ronnie Spector & The E Street Band and The The NEW YORK, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is proud to announce the label's all-star line-up of 7" and 12" vinyl titles for Record Store Day 2014, celebrated at independent...

2013-12-30 23:04:07

Just in time for lofty 2014 plans and partnerships, Lively continues to take music industry by storm with the new mobile app. Seattle, WASH (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 Lively, the Seattle-based music technology startup that connects fans to their favorite performers by providing high-quality audio and video recordings of live performances, announced today it has launched the latest version of its award-winning mobile app. Lively is poised to have a breakout year in 2014. Artists, labels,...

2013-06-27 23:24:23

Mindmachines.com is announcing the release of PSI-Fi, a revolutionary audio processor that restores live sound to audio recordings. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Mindmachines.com announces the release of PSI-Fi, a revolutionary audio processor that restores live sound to audio recordings. PSI-Fi is the brainchild of Don Estes, noted expert on brainwave entrainment and tactile stimulation. PSI-Fi is a desktop application for Mac and PC that is used to enhance the listening...

2013-05-31 23:03:49

The fastest growing format in the music industry is vinyl. Music retailer Cascio Interstate Music now carries vinyl records and turntables, for the audiophile seeking the warmth and quality of analog sound. (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 Cascio Interstate Music continues to expand their product offerings of products and brands that can be featured and introduced to their specific musician-oriented consumer base. Cascio now offers vinyl records in many genres, available online only on their...

2013-05-02 23:27:34

Sanjay Patel, Ciamara´s innovative CEO, represented the progressive audio company by discussing and demonstrating ultra high end stereo equipment for visitors of the exclusive New York Audio Show. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 02, 2013 High end stereo equipment expert Sanjay Patel has earned his stripes as an authority on world-class implementations of ultra high end stereo equipment from manufacturers such as Ayre Acoustics, EMM Labs, TAD Labs, Shunyata Research and Viola Audio Labs. The...

2013-02-03 23:00:50

Thumbs up for AT&T and XBlue, says Easy On Hold's Tim Brown; thumbs down for RCA misfire. Portage, Michigan (PRWEB) February 03, 2013 Small businesses need to sound big when it comes to their phone systems, but they don´t always have the big-business budgets needed for a multi-featured, robust system. A new crop of small business phone systems from brands like AT&T, XBlue and RCA have come to the rescue, costing a fraction of their grown-up counterparts. But beware, says Tim...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'