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Kravitz Hopes That His New Record Will Encourage More People To Buy Record Players

Lenny Kravitz Let Love Rule VinylLenny Kravitz is releasing a new record with four separate parts intended to be listened to as a whole (four sides of the double album). Whether you like him or not, I think you'll like what he had to say about the lost art of the album (from
Kravitz hopes that the Vinyl will encourage more people to buy record players; the shift from records to CD's and MP3's is one that the singer begrudges. "An album used to be a thing -- just like a piece of art, a sculpture, a painting -- and it's just sad to me that that's gone, because when I'm working on an album I'm working on an entire body of work and it matters how it all sounds together," Kravitz said. According to Kravitz, when an album is released people take it apart in such a way that it can end up having nothing to do with what the artist intended for the album as a whole. He also complains that the music quality gets smashed down on versions for the iPod, which he said are only good to run around with.
Until the new record comes out, as always, you can find ...

Lenny Kravitz's older vinyl records right here!