I Put the Needle On the Record

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 66 People

    The Right Way

    Sorry, I deleted my story.  Find me at www.chronimax.com
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 20, 2011

    With All the Skips and Hops.

    I remember playing the soundtrack from Grease on a vinyl 33 RPM record with all the scratchy noises in the background, but the first song I remember owning on vinyl was a song called, "Magnet and Steel."  Do you remember it?  I had it on an old 45 as I couldn...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    31 Responses Jun 19, 2009


    I've got a pretty sweet record collection, thanks to my love of all things vintage AND my mom giving me all her old albums she's had since high school. She graduated in 1969, so I have a lot of good ones.
    SpiritOfTheRabbit SpiritOfTheRabbit
    36-40, F
    4 Responses Oct 29, 2010

    What an amazing sound.

    ..brings back a flood of memories...wow... Just setup my old record player...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 26, 2014

    And Turn That Puppy Up

    well,my day is not complete without it,you might say.  When I was a pup I had a mickey mouse turntable and remember playing my parent's copy of Magical Mystery Tour-overandover,especially I am the Walrus,for some reason. then it was Piano Man by Billy Joel,but I won't...
    dubkebab dubkebab
    46-50, M
    9 Responses Jun 30, 2009

    You Spin Me Right Round Baby Right Round

    I miss the crackling sound of putting that needle down on that spinning disc of Vinyl.  There was something Magic that happened.  To this day I still have some of my records, some that I will never part with even if I never planned on getting a record player again...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel
    31-35, M
    4 Responses Jun 26, 2009
More Stories