LOUISVILLE, Ky.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Crosley Radio partners with Apple Corps Ltd. to launch the exclusive platinum The Beatles Let It Be Anthology Turntable, commemorating the highly anticipated release of “The Beatles: Get Back – The Rooftop Concert” on IMAX and the release of the docuseries on Blu-ray and DVD. Beatles collectors and vinyl fanatics can find the bespoke turntable exclusively at participating Record Store Day independent record stores across the United States on February 8, 2022. The deal was brokered by Thread Shop, the licensing division and of Sony Music merchandising.
Celebrating the Beatles and the love for vinyl music, the custom black Anthology turntable (MSRP $199.95) pays homage to the iconic Let It Be album cover with an inset depicting the faces of each band member. Each deck also comes with an 18×24 print of the docuseries poster. Working with Deer Park Distribution, LLC, Crosley will produce just 1,500 Let It Be turntables for sale in independent record stores across the United States.
“As bands and listening formats have come and gone, the love for The Beatles and vinyl music has stood the test of time,” said Scott Bingaman, president of Deer Park Distribution, LLC. “Crosley’s collaboration combines two classics so fans and collectors of all generations can celebrate The Beatles’ timeless discography and connect with the music they love.”
This special Anthology edition has been specially designed for vinyl enthusiasts with specs that are sure to please serious audiophiles and first-time listeners alike. The Crosley Let It Be Anthology turntable offers:
Pre-assembled movable magnetic cartridge
Three-speed belt-driven turntable with pitch control
Built-in dynamic stereo speakers and switchable Bluetooth® streaming and receiving
Headphone jack, RCA output and AUX input
“Peter Jackson’s tremendous docuseries has reignited the Beatles’ already massive following in a new way for new generations,” said Joe Marziotto, VP of Brand and Licensing at Thread Shop. “We’re thrilled to partner with Crosley to honor the series as it makes its way to box sets and IMAX, sparking even more love for one of our greatest musical groups. This turntable is a must-have for any Beatles fan.
As part of Crosley’s ongoing collaboration with Record Store Day, this exclusive turntable will be available at participating independent record stores across the United States.
“Almost every year, Record Store Day has fun working with Crosley on a special, limited-edition turntable designed for independent record stores,” said Michael Kurtz, co-founder of Record Store Day. “The Let It Be turntable is super special given the outpouring of love fans have for The Beatles and the incredible success of the movie Get Back.”
To find a participating Record Store Day store, visit https://recordstoreday.com/stores.
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About Crosley Radio:
On the front lines of the vinyl revolution, Crosley Radio has its roots deep in history and its eyes set on the future. From its revolutionary range of turntables designed to bring the love of analog music to a new generation, to its growing series of high fidelity units with the discerning listener in mind, Crosley Radio seeks to breathe new life into traditional media. In turntables, jukeboxes, radios and all things vintage-inspired audio, count on Crosley to take you there.
About Record Store Day:
Record Store Day, the organization, is managed by the Department of Record Stores and is organized in partnership with the Alliance of Independent Media Stores (AIMS), the Coalition of Independent Music Stores (CIMS) and promotes record stores year-round independent records with events, special releases and other fun stuff. Record Store Day, the global celebration of record store culture, takes place every year. Record Store Day 2022, the record store’s 15th annual celebration, is April 23.
Crosley Radio The Beatles Let It Be Anthology Turntable Press Kit