Saturday, August 3, 2013

Vinyl Continues It's Amazing Resurgence; CD Sales Remain In Sharp Decline

Lions - This Generation 8x7" Box Set W/Download (2012)

This well-written article from Playboy underscores the resurgence of vinyl once again. It's clear as a bell now for anyone but the most casual music fans: CD's will die, and vinyl will live on. Vinyl sounds and looks better and has a much higher cool factor as well. Add in the free downloads now being included with most new vinyl purchases, and there's really no comparison between the two formats anymore. Look for vinyl to continue to pick up legions of new fans as they gradually discover it's positive qualities.