Records made from plain old vinyl are so yesterday. What about records made from chocolate, ice, wood, or even human blood? These unique curiosities range from delightful to absurd, to poetically sombre.
Breakbot’s Edible, Playable Chocolate Record
Can’t consume a whole LP’s worth of chocolate? Here’s a more reasonably-sized chocolate 7” by Gonzales.
Shout Out Louds’ Ice Record Project
3D Printed Records
Laser Cut Wood Records
Jack White’s Liquid-Filled “Sixteen Saltines” 12”
The Great Gatsby Soundtrack On Vinyl Coated With Platinum & Gold
Paul Weller’s retro-Modernists plaster go-faster stripes over Beatles B-side. Watch it now! Have you forgotten – if only for a nanosecond – the brilliance of The Jam? Then return with us to 1977, when in the face of punk’s public renunciation of all the music that came before, Woking’s splenetic […]
Although he supplied a rock solid backbone to many James Brown recordings, he’s best known for this short fragment in the middle of Brown’s 1970 single ‘Funky Drummer’, sampled by just about everybody….you can find the ‘break’ at 5.20… From the Guardian Stubblefield performed on several of Brown’s classics in […]
Okay, so we’re all up to speed with the (ahem) ‘vinyl revival’ but rising like the proverbial phoenix from the ashes is the good ol’ cassette….in fact so much so that in recent years Kanye West, Eminem and even Justin Bieber (yikes!) have made limited cassette runs available….here’s a pic […]