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Jeff Coffin Video Series, Part 1: Shopping for Vinyl

Ready to start your own personal collection?

Man in record store looking at a vinyl record.Everyone needs a hobby. For Jeff Coffin, music lover and saxophonist with the Dave Matthews Band, it’s collecting records. He’s been doing it for years. Now that vinyl is making a comeback (and now that Yamaha has introduced a new wireless turntable to spin and stream your tunes to enjoy in any room of your home), we could all use a few pointers on how to shop for vinyl.

We recently met up with Jeff in Nashville and joined him on a visit to his local record store as he explained how to select vinyl for a personal collection. Take a look … and you might want to take some notes too!

Check out Part 2: Caring for Vinyl

Click here for more information about the Yamaha MusicCast VINYL 500 Wi-Fi turntable.


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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