Why Vinyl?

We hear this questions regularly. What are the pros and cons of collecting vinyl records? Is it worth the investment? Does it really sound that much better than digital music? Here's what we have to say about it.

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5 Tips For Cleaning Vinyl Records

Keeping your records conditioned requires consistent cleaning before and after use, even if your record is brand new. There are many different ways to clean records. This blog highlights safeaffordable, and easy ways to clean vinyl records.

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MAGNOLIA MIXTAPE: VOLUME II

Our December 2017 Record of the Month was the "Magnolia Mixtape: Volume II". This exclusive, limited edition record was pressed onto a white vinyl. It features a variety of songs from different artists, chosen by our founder and curator Drew Holcomb.

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Penny & Sparrow - Wendigo

Magnolia Record Club’s Record of the Month for August 2017 was Wendigo from Penny & Sparrow, a duo formed at the University of Texas Austin in Austin, TX, in 2011. It is the band’s fifth full-length album and was officially released in September 2017.

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Neal Carpenter - Good Guys

Our Record of the Month for July 2017 was an exclusive and signed pressing of Neal Carpenter's album Good Guys, which was only available only through Magnolia Record Club. The album was originally released on October 1st in 2014.

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An Interview With Neal Carpenter

We had the opportunity to sit down with Carpenter to discuss all things music. Check out the full interview below, and be sure to subscribe by July 15th to get your hands on this signed, EXCLUSIVE pressing of Good Guys

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Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit - The Nashville Sound

We had the honor of featuring “The Nashville Sound” from Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit for our June 2017 Record of the Month. It is the sixth studio album by Jason Isbell, credited with the 400 Unit and was officially released in June 2017. The album debuted at number four on the Billboard 200 and earned Jason Isbell his first CMA nomination (Album of The Year) at the 2017 Ceremony.

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Chris Stapleton - From A Room: Volume 1

Our Record of the Month for May 2017 was Chris Stapleton’s second studio album, From A Room: Volume 1, which was recorded by Vance Powell at Historic Studio A in Nashville, TN. The vinyl sleeve, designed by Mary Hooper from Milkglass Creative, features an illustrated picture of Chris Stapleton, which was made by Rachel Urquhart.

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Wilco - Schmilco

For our April 2017 Record of the Month we featured Schmilco from the Chicago-based band Wilco. It is their tenth studio album and mostly acoustic, but that doesn’t mean it’s a tame one. The album was first released in September 2016.

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Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors - Souvenir

The Record of The Month for March 2017 was Drew Holcomb and the Neighbors’ twelfth and latest studio album, Souvenir. The vinyl was an exclusive blue-marble pressing, only available to Magnolia Record Club subscribers! The subscribers received an autographed vinyl, signed by the band themselves.

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Rhiannon Giddens - Freedom Highway

Magnolia Record Club’s Record of The Month for February 2017 was Rhiannon Giddens’ album, Freedom Highway, which was officially released during that same month. The title of the album, Freedom Highway, is a 1965 civil rights protest song.

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Lori McKenna - The Bird and The Rifle

Our January 2017 Record of the Month was the Massachusetts native Lori McKenna’s Grammy nominated album The Bird & The Rifle, which featured two Grammy nominated songs as well! The album was officially released in July 2016 and it is her eighth studio album.

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Magnolia Mixtape: Volume I

Our December 2016 Record of the Month was our very first limited edition Magnolia Mixtape (Volume 1), completely curated by Drew Holcomb, and only available through Magnolia Record Club.

This limited press compilation included a number of Drew's personal favorite songs from this year pressed onto a red marble vinyl.

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Dave Barnes - Carry On, San Vicente

Our Record of the Month for November 2016 was the ninth album from the South Carolina native Dave Barnes, named Carry On, San Vicente. Barnes tells that his record was influenced by Fleetwood Mac and Jackson Browne, which is very evident on this gem of a record.

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