As you have Whether you’re just getting into analog audio rotation or have been building a collection over the years, good vinyl accessories can take your enjoyment and the longevity of your records to the next level. For the better part of a decade, I’ve been through some highly praised tools for cleaning, setting up, and maintaining record players, and these are some of my favorites. Most of these accessories are affordable, and make great gifts.
Before diving in deeper, I recommend watching this video on the correct folding position. Most of the accessories below are meant to help you make sure you’re getting the most out of your gear. For more, check out our guide to the best turntables and our how-to article on improving your home audio.
Updated March 2023: We’ve added a Voltz record holder and recommended a few of our favorite books.
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