The New Five Pound Note Works As A Needle For Vinyl Records

Welcome to a brave new world​

Sure, the pound is down and the nation is swiftly waltzing itself into an economic depression - but who cares when our notes are so multipurpose?!

Driven by the challenge that the new five pound note is apparently 'indestructible', sound artist Michael Ridge decided to put the bill to the test by playing a 7″ vinyl with it (the track? 'Money, Money, Money' by Abba, naturally).

Needless to say, the experiment was a success.

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