Vinyl Post is this most unique record club in the world. Each envelope features limited-edition 5" x 7" postcard-sized records that play singles from up and coming indie artists on your turntable. Each release includes one single, one postcard with hand-written message from the artist, original artwork, lyrics, bio sheet and digital download.
Q: can we do music requestsAsked by Noah W., July 2020
Recommendations for artists can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Is there a way to change the shipping address? i'm relocating and I need to update the shipping address please!Asked by Jayme K., January 2021
1.) First, you'll log into the Marketplace on CrateJoy and go to your Account page:
2.) Next, you'll go to the My Addresses page
3.) Click Add an Address
4.) Next you can enter in your address and if you'd like select it as your default address:
5.) Once you've created your address you'll be able to view the address here and set it up to receive the new mailouts.
Q: How do we access the digital download? Instructions weren't included... :)Asked by K L., June 2020
Starting July, digital downloads will be emailed to each subscriber. Links to past releases will also be included in these emails as well
Q: I don't understand this. I thought that the postcard was going to be the record. I got 3 pieces a postcard, the record, and a picture. how am I supposed to mail this to my daughter as a postcard?Asked by Mary D., June 2020
in the photo it looks like the postcard and the record are one item. you put the postcard on the record player. This is not the case. I understand that I'm going to have to mail it to her but how do I do that with 3 pieces? Can't be mailed as a postcard.
The postcards are more of a novelty to have a personal handwritten message from the artist that is being featured that month. I believe if you want your daughter to receive these you'll need to change the address on Cratejoy.
I don't have an answer for this question, but I was confused too. Maybe you have to mail the record itself? What looks like an actual postcard isn't good for mailing because the writing it so big. Maybe the postcard isn't actually meant to be mailed to someone??
This was such a fun gift and great idea but the packaging isn’t great which means the majority of the postcards arrive too bent to actually play. Would consider trying again if packaging was improved.
Thanks for trying it out, Annmarie! We've since updated the format of our vinyl postcards to a thin plastic / flexible sheet that ships much better than the previous cardstock format.
After having a problem with my initial shipment, VINYL POST has demonstrated to have some of the best customer service, far surpassing those of other subscription services (coughlootfreightcough). 11 stars.
I got this for a friend and she loves it.
These have been wonderful. I don't have a record player myself but I've been sending them to friends during covid as a nice way to brighten their day and they've loved it. Very cute and creative.
This is a really fun subscription for anyone who loves vinyl, postcards, or music in general! Some record players are finicky about playing things that don’t fit within the 7”/12” dichotomy, that’s my only warning! It’s fun learning new artists and having cool novelty copies of their songs!
I like the idea, but unfortunately my player doesn't allow for the whole song to play. And the postcards are kind of thin, so the sound quality isn't the best. I also haven't really cared for the songs so far. It's a cool concept, but I'm a little underwhelmed.
This was such a fun gift for my daughter(graphic designer) and new son-in-"love" for their first 6 months married, just a little fun and thinking of you both item. When we got the address wrong, the gentleman quickly fixed graciously sending out new shipments (2)! Great communication. great for any vinyl fan!! Cool packaging and product!
If all of their playable vinyl postcards are like this first one, this is the best crate ever. New bands who appreciate any support they get. Hand written notes on the back. I plan to go back and get the vinyl I missed. You also get a download of the song if that's your thing. Can't miss, especially at this price.
This is a very cool box with a good selection, great way to find new music. Christmas shipping was crazy slow but that's on the post office, Josh did his very best to make things right for us. Thank you for great customer service! My one complaint is our new Victrola won't play the entire record. The record is so small the arm bounces back midway through the song. But we heard enough to know we liked it and will look up the artist.
My husband is a music buff and loved these!!! Such a great deal and a great way to hear new music. I had to put a pause on my subscription because we will be traveling for summer but will definitely be resuming when we are back in town!
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