Some of the coolest home furnishings ever designed were the incredible mid-century modern hifi record consoles…
If you’re new to the world of analog audio, or you’re buying your first turntable, there are a few essential record console accessories that will significantly enhance your listening experience and help you keep your favorite records sounding great for years. We’ve compiled our top 5 suggestions that will help newcomers to the world of vinyl records maintain their collection, while doing it in style.
One thing that you learn when start buying vintage vinyl records is that you can greatly improve the playability and reduce unwanted noise when you remove dust and dirt with a quality cleaning kit. The GrooveWasher Kit includes everything you need to clean and maintain your vinyl collection. The GrooveWasher G2 Fluid is the result of years of research and testing. The selection of ingredients was guided by the formulations of the D series fluids of the 1970s. G2 is hydrophilic and non-reactive to PVC vinyl. G2 Fluid is designed for maximum cleaning effectiveness of the delicate vinyl surface and microgroove. Anti-static action on contact. Just honest cleaning to release the honest sound of the recording.
TOM CRATES VINYL STORAGE
These vinyl record storage crates not only look amazing, but they’re also portable so you can take your show on the road. Made from reclaimed White Oak, they feature dovetailed joints, a hand rubbed oil finish, and aged brass details and handles. Each crate can hold up to 50 records making it easy to pick up and move around or bring to a party. They have the ability to be stacked with built in dowels. The V cutout shape in the front allows you to proudly display your favorite records and flip through with ease.
FLIP TABLE TOP VINYL STORAGE
Displaying your records and having them look cool is half the battle; the other half is making sure that you store them in a way that doesn’t damage them. This simple storage solution is made of solid walnut and solid brass. It’s perfect to sit on top of your desk or credenza and makes flipping through your collection ever so easy. Choose your favorite records and add them to your everyday rotation.
BUCKLEY LISTENING CHAIR
We saved the best for last, if you want the ultimate listening experience, you need to hear your favorite album in one of the most comfortable listening chairs you will ever come across. The Buckley Listening Chair is like reclining on a bed of marshmallows while floating on a fine leather cloud. It’s built with the speaker height in mind, and positioned for you the get the maximum listening experience, so kick back with a glass of whiskey and enjoy your favorite record! Ottoman included. One of our all time favorite record console accessories.
JAX VINYL STORAGE UNIT
When your vinyl habit starts to become an issue, and you realize you’re spending more time flipping through stacks at Amoeba Records or Record Surplus than with your family and friends. You’re going to need an appropriately decorative way to begin to disguise your addiction, and the mass proliferation of amazing records taking over your house. This stunning modern storage unit is for the serious and stylish collector holding up to 500 records. Made from exotic Zebrawood with black lacquered legs, it’s a one of kind showstopping item that will hold a large record collection with sophistication. Custom finishes & sizes available.