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Ars Technica: The resurrection of an obscure, niche vinyl format: The 3-inch record

Shortly before Record Store Day 2019, tech site Ars Technica published a relatively in-depth story about the history of 8-ban records, including Jack White’s involvement in bringing the 3” format to the West, Michael Kurtz’s journey to bring a new three inch player for Record Store Day, and a brief review of the hardware itself, including a short YouTube video showing off a test pressing of Wilson Pickett’s “Mustang Sally,” which appears to be an upcoming 3” release (it was not part of the 2004 “Oldies The Best” series). Read more »

Be Still by The Dead Weather
Third Man Record Store Day 2019 | TMR-602

Third Man Records | TMR-602 | 13 April 2019 (2nd pressing on red vinyl - 12 July 2019)

Candy Cane Children by The White Stripes
Third Man Record Store Day 2019 | TMR-604

Third Man Records | TMR-604 | 13 April 2019 (2nd pressing on red vinyl - 12 July 2019)

Crosley RSD3 3" Record Player - Third Man Records Edition

Crosley RSD3 Mini Turntable - Third Man Records Edition Details The Third Man Records Edition is a Crosley RSD3 mini turntable for 3” records produced in a Third Man Records special branded colorway for release exclusively at the Third Man Records storefronts in Detroit and Nashville for Record Store Day 2019. It was sold alongside a series of six new 3” records from the White Stripes. From the Third Man press release: Read more »

Love Interruption by Jack White
Third Man Record Store Day 2019 | TMR-603

Third Man Records | TMR-603 | 13 April 2019 (2nd pressing on red vinyl - 12 July 2019)

Store Bought Bones by The Raconteurs
Third Man Record Store Day 2019 | TMR-601

Third Man Records | TMR-601 | 13 April 2019 (2nd pressing on red vinyl - 12 July 2019)