Vinyl sales up 55% on last year!

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  1. ONSLAUGHT88

    ONSLAUGHT88 I sees ya I do I sees ya

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    There could still be hope, but probably not for us...

    http://mashable.com/2011/08/15/vinyl-record-sales-rise-uk/
     
  2. kenyon

    kenyon @ The Crack Spot

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    yeah saw this yesterday good news!!!
     
  3. ThePapa

    ThePapa Suffragette City..

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    HIGH INTEGRITY The art of excellence

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    Long live the Vinyl!!!!! I have been doing my bit this year, spending heavily with the Redeye!!! :D
     
  5. hyperd4eva

    hyperd4eva H&M SCARVES

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    Great News, hopefully DIGI only labels can look at this and jump on it! Have spent so much already this year!
     
  6. smaur

    smaur bacon

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    Yep, I switched back to vinyl this year :)
     
  7. Teddy

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    wicked news!
    big ups to all the vinyl heads!

    nothing wrong with digital but the love all the fans show towards vinyl is great!
    its keeping it in business and therfore keeping me and my collection happy and plentiful!
     
  8. Agent Smith

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    great to see, would never dream of switching mediums.
     
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    Mish Mash Well-Known Member

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    vinyl is the way
     
  12. Triple M

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    Fantastic news! (y)
     
  13. Tim Viper Recs

    Tim Viper Recs Viper Recordings

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    Vinyl sales of music overall are up because now you have indie kids or people who like Foo Fighters or whatever buying vinyl. If that stat was for D&B vinyl it be more like Vinyl sales have gone down 127%. lol
     
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    ^^^:(

    thought that too when i read that radiohead alone sold 20k copies of 170k overall ... lol..
     
  15. CPR

    CPR Codec - Mirrors Audio

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    easier said than done, alot of work/money needed to distribute vinyl, but yes it is good to see that vinyl sales are still at a high!
     
  16. Subjekt Music

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    Would be good to see the stats for dnb vinyl sales... someone hunt them down!
     
  18. wingz

    wingz everyones fav austrian

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    vinyl is only 0,2% of the market anyways
     
  19. Tim Viper Recs

    Tim Viper Recs Viper Recordings

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    No, it really wouldn't =/
     
  20. hyperd4eva

    hyperd4eva H&M SCARVES

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    I bet dubstep has had the most sales to be fair.. as much as i fucking hate saying that