You Can’t Handle the Truth!

VINYL is the new black!

In 2007 there were 80,000 different music releases. Of those 80,000 there were 25,000 that were digital only releases. Of those 80,000 different releases only 7,000 of those sound scanned more than 100 units each.

In the year 2000 record companies shipped 924.5 million units, compared to only 511.1 million units shipped in 2007.

Sales of vinyl albums and ep’s were up 36% in 2007 (1.3 million units) compared to 900,000 units the previous year in 2006. VINYL is the new black!

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