This Is the Oldest Record In History—Scanned and Recreated From a Photo

Sometime in 1889, Emile Berliner recorded the first album in the history of the world. Then, that record by the father of the gramophone was destroyed. Today, Patrick Feaster, a sound historian at Indiana University, recreated the album using just a printed photograph of the album. His technique defies belief. » 6/29/12 5:20pm 6/29/12 5:20pm

The Worst Album Covers of All Time Make Me Miss Old Record Stores

All this digital music stuff has destroyed one of my old guilty pleasures. No, not listening all day long to the warm sound, the pops and crackles of Delicate Sound of Thunder on my father's big cans. I'm talking about flipping through album covers at record stores. » 4/03/12 1:20pm 4/03/12 1:20pm

Where can I find this jewel? Do I want to find…