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How to Clean Vinyl Records

Here’s how to keep your record collection immaculate.

Most of us stream music from our phones or computers, but serious music lovers know that nothing compares to the experience of listening to vinyl records.

For all the sonic benefits, though, proper care of vinyl is necessary for truly enjoying your music. Watch vinyl expert Phil Shea as he covers the ins and outs of how to clean your record collection.


For more tips on caring for vinyl, check out our other articles:

Jeff Coffin Video Series, Part 1: Shopping for Vinyl

Jeff Coffin Video Series, Part 2: Caring for Vinyl

Appreciating Vinyl Records … and the Best Way to Enjoy Them

Five Reasons Vinyl is Making a Comeback

Dialing in the Perfect Two-Channel Experience


Ted Goslin
Ted Goslin is a content marketing specialist for the Yamaha Consumer Audio group who has dedicated his career to learning and writing about music and sound technology. His time as senior editor of Mobile Electronics magazine resulted in his being nominated twice for the Western Publishing Association MAGGIE Awards. Ted’s work at Mobile Electronics included small business best practices and exploring the emergence of new audio technology in blogs and feature articles. His music background includes over 20 years playing, teaching, and composing music for steel drums. He is also the editor and publisher of the popular online publication, PAN Magazine. Ted loves showing people the benefits of having quality audio in their home and helping them overcome common problems they experience while exploring various ...

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