Image

NEW TO VINYL?

Welcome to our resource page for new vinyl enthusiasts

Everything you need to get started with vinyl today.

Your Journey Starts Here

If you've just starting out with the vinyl hobby, it can feel pretty daunting at first. From choosing your first turntable, to learning the ins and outs of record care, there's a lot to take in. To help you get started, we've collated some of the very best content from across the Sound Matters website. You'll be ready to spin in now time—enjoy the music and the experience.

The Basics

Five Things You Need to Get Started with Vinyl

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you

Five Things You Need to Get Started with Vinyl

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you

Five Things You Need to Get Started with Vinyl

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you

Record Care

How to Look After Your Vinyl Records

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you

How to Clean Vinyl Records

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you

How to Store Your Records

Want to start spinning records fast? Our guide to the five things you need to get up and running will help you