Stream two tracks straight out of downtown Addis Ababa.
Brought to a wider audience by the brilliant Ethiopiques series and master Ethio-jazz band-leader Mulatu Astatke, the golden age of Ethiopian [...]
An American company has engineered the world's first silicon wafer recording.
Since the turn of the 20th Century, records have been manufactured using an array of materials - from hard rubber to s [...]
"Thou shalt not steal."
A penitent thief who nicked albums and singles from longstanding Camden Town emporium Out On The Floor Records has returned the stolen items - after finding religion, a deca [...]
VF on Amsterdam's Red Light Radio.
This weekend The Vinyl Factory went to Utrecht to check out the world's biggest record fair, and then to Amsterdam to explore its burgeoning record store culture [...]
Passing down the acid house sound, from one DJ to another.
Former Haçienda resident Dave Haslam has found a home for his collection of 4,500 records, and that home is Seth Troxler's. Huge interest [...]
Pick up bass-heavy vinyl for as little as £2.50.
Four weeks until Christmas and Hyperdub is having a massive vinyl sale. Slashing the price on forty records from its back catalogue, there are some [...]
Talk about eclectic.
You never know what's coming next from maverick reissue specialists Be With Records. In little over a year, everyone from Leon Ware to The Streets to Letta Mbulu to Cassie hav [...]