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Record Store Day – Top 5 Turntables Wishlist

Record Store Day – Top 5 Turntables Wishlist

If your nearest and dearest has been dropping hints about needing something new and shiny to play their records on, or even if you’re just planning to treat yourself, we’ve put together this handy guide to the latest and greatest …read more

Record Store Day – The history of the day

Record Store Day – The history of the day

It’s that time of year again, where keen music lovers scour their local record store for a new gem to add to their beloved collection. But what’s the background of Record Store Day and how did it become so popular?… “The single …read more

Record Store Day – Some Very Expensive Wax…

Record Store Day – Some Very Expensive Wax…

We take a look at the fascinating world of record collecting… As an (amateur) record collector I’m always on the look out for that special treat – finding a record buried away in an independent shop that I’ve been searching for years. …read more

Record Store Day – The science behind vinyl

Record Store Day – The science behind vinyl

  Down in the groove… This year’s Record Store Day will soon be upon us, giving vinyl junkies and music lovers across the globe a chance to celebrate our hobby with like-minded folk, whilst picking up new and often limited edition …read more

Technology preview: What is MicroLED?

Technology preview: What is MicroLED?

CES 2018 has long since finished, and the dust has began to settle in Las Vegas. There was some exciting tech, and some utterly awful tech. One thing that stood out above the mountains of obscure incredible tech was Samsung’s …read more

Brand introduction: Focal

Brand introduction: Focal

Focal strive to create sound equipment that honours the artist’s musical intentions and empowers the listener to feel a new dimension of music – Listen Beyond. Based in St. Etienne in France, Focal have been creating benchmark acoustic equipment since …read more

Technology preview: What is HDR10+?

Technology preview: What is HDR10+?

Just when you think you’ve gotten your head around the endless standards of home cinema, the industry pulls the proverbial rug out from underneath you. We’ve had so many recently: UHD, 4K, 3D, HDR, HLG… even 8K. As much as …read more

We’re getting excited for Record Store Day!

We’re getting excited for Record Store Day!

Record Store Day is right around the corner, and while it’s not an “officially” recognised holiday (yet…) we here at Richer Sounds can’t contain our excitement! While we can’t give away the details just yet, rest assured we have some exciting …read more

Sound & Vision 2018 – The Bristol Show

Sound & Vision 2018 – The Bristol Show

If there’s one thing to wrestle us from the humdrum of the post-Christmas season, it’s the annual Bristol Sound & Vision Show. Held in the Marriott Hotel in the city centre, the Sound & Vision Show is now in its …read more