Crosley Radio
Jason Lee Menard
Jason Lee Menard

Facebook Live with Chris Staples

May 28, 2020 | Music

The entertainment industry has been one of the hardest hit by the current pandemic. In an effort to support music artists who normally tour to make a living, we've partnered with artists to bring you live sets from their home to yours. Chris Staples is a multi-instrumentalist song-maker from Richmond, Virginia. He produces his own songs in a 10 x 16 shed in his backyard. He’s been touring and recording for 21 years.  NPR's All Songs Considered named Chris "a gifted storyteller who reveals life…

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Crosley Radio
Jason Lee Menard
Jason Lee Menard

12 of the Best Songs for Spring

April 28, 2020 | Music

After months of winter coats and snowstorms — or, if you live in Southern California, a light jacket and four days of rain — spring is finally arriving. With flowers blooming, birds singing, and new love in the air, the season carries the hope of a new beginning. Here, we’ll take a look at some spring-themed songs to bring in the social distancing sunshine. “Here Comes the Sun” — The Beatles This classic Beatles track from “Abbey Road” is a spring favorite, featuring pleasant acoustic guitars an…

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Crosley Radio
Jason Lee Menard
Jason Lee Menard

Crosley and Burger Records (not) at SXSW

March 10, 2020 | Music

*Unfortunately, SXSW has been cancelled this year due to Covid-19 (sounds like a cool band name).  We are super bummed, but wanted to still post this blog for educational purposes.  See you next year SXSW! South By Southwest — known as SXSW to the cool kids — is a 10-day conference dedicated to film, music, and technology. Held in Austin, Texas, SXSW celebrates the intersection of art and business. This year, Crosley Brands is sponsoring Burger Records’ ninth annual Burgermania event, featuring …

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Crosley Radio
Jason Lee Menard
Jason Lee Menard

TOP-SELLING VINYL RECORDS OF 2019

January 28, 2020 | Music

There’s no denying 2019 was a big year for vinyl. Let’s take a look at some industry trends, as well as some of the year’s top-selling records. Trends in Vinyl Sales Until recently, vinyl sales were on the decline as newer technologies like cassettes and CDs displaced classic records. However, trends have turned around. 2019 was the 13th straight year of growth for vinyl records. In 2019, customers bought 18.84 million vinyl records, accounting for more than 15% of album sales in the United Sta…

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Crosley Radio
Jason Lee Menard
Jason Lee Menard

Billie Eilish Tops the 2019 Vinyl Charts

December 17, 2019 | Music

The #2 Best-Selling Vinyl Record, So Far So far in 2019, Queen is sitting at the top of the vinyl charts, likely due to the success of the movie “Bohemian Rhapsody.” But following close behind is Billie Eilish, the 17-year-old singer-songwriter who’s known for a dark, eccentric style. Eilish has set herself apart from the typical peppy, smiling pop star. Fans seem to be eating up every intentionally grotesque, attitudinal bite.  Eilish’s debut album, “When We Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?,” sold …

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