Waxy: Via TBD, Fairfax, Va.’s Furnace MFG “demystified” how vinyl records are manufactured—in no less than 17 photos!

Sound as Language: Booker-of-many-venues (er, DC9, Rock and Roll Hotel, and Red Palace) Steve Lambert shares with Click Track songs he’s currently got in rotation. He “likes to keep it current”—so stuff like Bon Iver, Bill Callahan, and [Expletive] Up make the list. Wait, what? Oh, that’s right. The Post can’t print curse words so, that would be Fucked Up.

Charming: Maybe you didn’t head north for Baltimore’s venerable Artscape fair this past weekend. In that case, ReadySetDC has plenty of photos.

Yesterday on Arts Desk: A Chicago dispatch or, what we learned at Pitchfork Music Festival! A Rosslyn dispatch or, what watching Beauty Pill record at Artisphere is like!