Set in 1970s New York, Vinyl is a ride through the sex- and drug-addled music business at the dawn of punk, disco, and hip-hop. The show is seen through the eyes of a record label president, Richie Finestra, who is trying to save his company and his soul without destroying everyone in his path.Vinyl featuring Bobby Cannavale and Olivia Wilde has one or more episodes streaming on HBO, available for purchase on iTunes, available for purchase on Google Play, and 4 others. It's a drama show with 10 episodes over 1 season. Vinyl is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 76% and a high IMDb audience rating of 7.8 (18,297 votes).
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Season 1HBO | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Feb 15, 2016
Pilot Feb 15, 2016 New York City, 1973. Together with his partners, Richie Finestra, president of American Century Records, is on the verge of selling his struggling company to German Polygram, in a deal that includes an impending distribution agreement with Led Zeppelin. But after a disastrous meeting, it's clear that the sale is in jeopardy.
S01 E02Feb 22, 2016
Yesterday Once More Feb 22, 2016 With German Polygram executives in town to complete the deal for American Century, Richie delivers a bombshell that shocks the prospective buyers, as well as his partners, Zak Yankovich, ACR's head of promotions, and Skip Fontaine, head of sales. When the dust settles, the Germans storm out of the ACR offices, leaving Richie to face the ire of Zak, Skip and company attorney Scott Levitt.
S01 E03Feb 29, 2016
Whispered Secrets Feb 29, 2016 At a record producers' banquet honoring Maury Gold, Richie is embarrassed when the emcee, rival record exec Jackie Jervis, makes a joke about the failed German Polygram deal. Later, Maury and mob cohort Corrado Galasso pay a visit to American Century to probe a detective's recent inquiry, and Joe Corso drops by to pitch Richie a demo by his banquet date, Nora.
S01 E04Mar 7, 2016
The Racket Mar 7, 2016 Richie feels embarrassed at a record producers' banquet whilst a junior A&R rep attempts to court Alice Cooper.
S01 E05Mar 14, 2016
He in Racist Fire Mar 14, 2016 Richie manages to get on the good side of a funk superstar. Skip attempts to get rid of some Donny Osmond records.
S01 E06Mar 21, 2016
Cyclone Mar 21, 2016 Devon retreats to safety among old friends at the Chelsea Hotel as Richie continues to descend into a lifestyle of debauchery.
S01 E07Mar 28, 2016
The King and I Mar 28, 2016 Richie and Zak travel to Las Vegas with a plan to woo Elvis Presley and convince him to sign a contract with American Century.