The Audio-Technica Turntable is an automatic record player. Use of the device creates a physical experience with music in ways that newer audio sources can’t provide. There has been a recent resurgence in the popularity of records among millennials who crave a more tangible and intimate music experience. Playing records creates a mood that I have been unable to recreate through digital audio. The Audio-Technica record player is a great machine for playing records, and it’s minimalist and glass look blend seamlessly with modern apartment decor.