Discogs may have created a new IOS app that might change the vinyl world forever.
Discogs is a popular website for a music data base and it also serves as a marketplace for vinyl lovers to go and find there favorite LP and EP records for the lowest prices and compare rates. As a part of their 15th anniversary celebration, Discogs has designed a new app that focuses on the collection. The app features a bar code scanner that allows you to scan vinyls and add the item to their collection. The app also provides data like, original release dates.
The app is still in it’s early stages although it has been released to the public. Developers say that they are pushing to improve the apps functions like discography, filtering and sorting, offline functions, and marketplace additions. So vinyl geeks, get out there and start scanning, you might find a good deal.
Discogs has a catalog of over 6 million records and 4 million artists, making it the largest physical music database in the world. It host over 10 million items for consumers to buy in their market place.