R2-D2 Turntable

R2-D2 is round. Turntables are round. That can only mean one thing- an R2-D2 DJ Turntable. It even lights up and all that jazz- “Tech, lights and all mechanics are by Tex Nasty at Remix turntable lab. Paint/Theme art by Ed Hubbs at full blown kustoms.” Props, yo. Those in the know, know …

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A Record Player that Plays Tree Rings

If trees could talk, what would they say? Well they don’t actually talk, they play music. Sort of. Bartholomäus Traubeck, a modern day Lorax, has created this specially designed record player called “Years” that visually scans a slice of wood and maps out the color and texture of the tree’s rings into …

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Vertical Turntable Turns the Tables on Records

The turntable has been turned into a wall mountable gadget! What seems like a physical impossibility now exists with the ION IT27 Vertical Vinyl Wall-mounted Turntable. Powered by (included!) AA batteries and with a pair of self contained 5 watt speakers with volume control, it stylishly mounts on your wall and plays …

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Not Much To This Minimalist Record Player

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We don’t feature record players here too often because it’s, you know, 2011 and all. But this minimalist turntable design was shareworthy so here ya go. Designed by R.D. Silva, this record player strips away all the unneeded parts, leaving you with just a basic frame to spin the records and transmit ...

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Cardboard Record Sleeve that Actually Plays the Record

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Too bad records are barely used anymore because this would be a fantastic marketing opportunity. It’s a cardboard record sleeve that unfolds and in one quick and easy step it becomes a record player. Of course you have to spin the record yourself since there’s no power to it. But it would be ...

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