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We sell turntables and phono gear from Rega, Pro-Ject, Music Hall and Ortofon.



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We carry a great selection of turntables from Rega, Pro-Ject and Music Hall. At Backbeat Books and Music you can also find pre-amps from Pro-Ject and turntable accessories including cleaners and those little 45rpm adapters.

If you are looking for a specific model from these manufacturers that we do not stock, please contact us for pricing and availability.


 Turntable Price List – Spring/Summer 2013

Pro-ject Turntables – Pro-ject website


Red or White

• Belt drive with silicone belt• Low vibration synchronous motor• 8,6” single-pivot aluminium tonearm• Ortofon OM5e cartridge, pre-mounted• Connection to phono preamp or amplifier with phono preamp required• Pre-mounted interconnect cable with gold-plated RCA plugs

Debut Carbon Phono USB


• 8,6” carbon tonearm• Increased platter size with more weight• Precision belt drive with synchronous motor• New sorbothane motor suspension• Integrated Phono-MM preamplifier• Connections: line-level RCA to amp & USB to PC/Mac (simultaneously)• Ortofon OM10 magnetic cartridge

RPM 1.3 Genie


• A quiet running synchronous motor with a two-step pulley drives the platter’s outside edge via a rubber belt.• The drive motor is isolated on its own platform and completely decoupled from the plinth to eliminate vibration transmission.• The resonance-optimised platter is made of medium density fibre.• Inverted, chrome-plated stainless-steel axle runs on a polished metal ball in a sintered bronze bearing housing.• Ortofon 2M Red MM-cartridge

Rega turntables – Rega website


Cool Grey or White

• Brand new Rega RB101 tonearm.• Precision main bearing and sub-platter assembly.• High quality low vibration motor.• All new Phenolic resin flywheel effect platter for excellent speed stability.• Ortofon OM5e• Rega sound quality at an unrivalled price.

RP1 – Union Jack

Perfomance Pack

• All of the above– PLUS –  • Bias 2 moving magnet cartridge
• Upgrade drive belt
• 100% natural wool turntable mat

Music Hall turntables – Music Hall website



• extremely quiet belt drive, 2-speed turntable• aluminum die-cast platter• 33 1/3 and 45 rpm playback speeds• USB output for converting vinyl to PC or MAC• Audacity software included• analog output via built-in Phono Amp or direct line out
• static balanced S-shaped tonearm w/detachable headshell
• Audio Technica AT3600L moving-magnet cartridge suppliedanti-skating control for increased stereo balance



anti-static carbon-fibre record cleaning brush


anti-static carbon-fibre stylus cleaning brush