Vinyl is everywhere. The few existing pressing plants are clogged up by the increased demand from major labels for both new and classic  albums on wax. Smaller labels suffer as a result.

Largely the preserve of these smaller labels, limited vinyl runs are rarely about making money; they are recognition of the fact that good music deserves more permanence than is generally offered in this digital age. With a focus on contemporary recordings from a range of genres, thirtythreecircular explores this world of limited vinyl pressings.