Watch a vinyl record spin so fast it disintegrates

Playing a vinyl album at 45 or 78 instead of 33.33 is always fun, but what happens at several thousand times that rpm? Let's just say it's record-shattering. Read the rest

Classic album covers mashed up with Star Wars characters

Steven Lear mashes up beloved albums with beloved Star Wars characters to delightful effect. Some highlights below:

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Get the new Wilco album 'Star Wars' for free

In case you missed it, Wilco is offering its ninth album Star Wars free on iTunes and Amazon for a limited time. Read the rest

Worst. Album. Covers. Ever.

The fine folks at CoverBrowser have curated 150 specimens of the world's worst album covers of all time, covering every genre. Share your recommendations here. Below are a few examples. Read the rest