Getting Your Groove Back

Arguably better sound quality and eye-catching album cover art have helped fuel a renewed interest in vinyl LPs even as CD sales have plunged in the digital age. Recognizing the trend, record companies now release old and new artists on vinyl, while punk bands never really abandoned the format. Fortunately for local analog junkies, O.C.'s indie record shops keep the vinyl hits coming. Here's where to get into the groove.