While there's a lot of buzz around at the moment regarding a 'vinyl revival' and an increase in interest to turntables and the analogue format, many hifi enthusiasts and audiophiles will be quick to say that vinyl records never truly went away. Quality turntables had continued to remain on the market and see development throughout the surge of CD and MP3 music as a beloved listening format, that many enthusiasts argue sounds better and more true to the original source than that of digital alternatives.
An insight to the vinyl vs digital discussion can be read on our blog. A wide range of manufacturers have continued to design, develop and release premium turntables, many of which have continued to claim accolades and awards and do so today.
A quality turntable makes useof exceptional engineering and subsequently does require a bit of maintenance. A number of accessories are available from a multitude of specialist manufacturers, designed to help the discerning analogue enthusiast to maintain or improve and upgrade the quality of their vinyl player and subsequently ensure a superior sound quality from the grooves of their beloved vinyl collection, .