Is the UPC of a digital release the same as for other products (like CDs and vinyls)

The short answer is Yes. A UPC is a barcode which is a standard method of tracking digital and physical music sales. UPCs can be used for both digital and physical products. UPCs are provided…

Play your vinyl upside down or on the wall with this floating record player

Wheel is a new minimal record player that takes the basic record player design and flips it on it’s head, literally it is pretty much upside down. Wheel is the new record player from Miniot, designers…

Spotify’s music is going Hi-Fi with a new subscription offering taking on Tidal

Spotify’s app has leaked what appears to be a new subscription tier coming to Spotify soon, offering High Fidelity audio and extra bonuses like a free vinyl record. A new page has appeared on Spotify’s…

Remember the dead by pressing their ashes into vinyl records with And Vinyly

And Vinyly is a new company that wants to help you stay close to the dead through the power of music, and the power of putting their cremated ashes into a vinyl record. ‘And Vinyly’…

Some of Prince’s rarest records are released as he returns to streaming services

Rhino Records have just released four 12″ inch Prince singles just in time for Prince’s return to streaming after a Tidal exclusive stint. Rhino Records have re-released four of Prince’s rarer singles onto 12″ vinyl…