TIMEVinyl Record Revenues Have Surpassed Free Streaming Services Like Spotify
While vinyl doesn't quite compare with paid subscription streaming services or Internet radio's $387.2 million in revenues, record sales are growing much, much faster. Paid subscription streaming (e.g. paid Spotify) grew 24.9%, and ad-supported ...
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Balla woman's vinyl records a hit
Celia began by making a vinyl-record clock and showed it off on Facebook. After that, she received loads of orders, including personalised items, where she would replace the record label with a photo. She's done loads now, for birthdays and wedding ...
GizmodoVinyl Record Sales Generated More Money This Year Than Free Streaming Music
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) reported that U.S. consumers bought $226 million worth of vinyl records in the first half of the year. Contrast this to $162.7 million in revenues from ad-supported streams from the likes of Pandora ...
Vinyl Record Sales Top Streaming Music Ad Revenue by $60Mil
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No, vinyl sales have not overtaken music streaming revenues
Vinyl is now bigger than ad-supported streaming as sales increase by 52% year ...
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Spinning right round: Record stores benefit from vinyl boom
Before opening Rock Star Records, a new vinyl and CD shop in Tupelo, Leslie Jones thought about opening either a video store or a snow cone business. But after researching viable business opportunities, a sales representative told him about the recent ...
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NBCNews.comVinyl Records See a Comeback During Music's Digital Age
Call it a comeback in the age of iTunes: More and more music lovers are giving vinyl records a spin. That desire to ditch the digital downloads in favor of the scratchy sounds of retro discs is providing a sales bump to record labels at a time when ...
The NationalVinyl Records Make More Money Than Youtube, Vevo and Spotify Combined
Sales generated from vinyl bring in more revenue for the music industry than Youtube, Vevo and free Spotify combined, according to a new report from the RIAA. The report says that vinyl sales account for nearly a third of physical musical sales and ...
The return of vinyl records and paper books
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The GuardianTime for vinyl to get back in its groove after pressing times
Terry Currier, owner of Portland's renowned Music Millennium record store, says vinyl's revival can be attributed to the younger generation, who discovered its retro kitsch at garage sales. Records demand active listening – a full album experience with ...
Tech TimesVinyl Record Collectors Rejoice: Discogs Finally Launching Mobile App
The Discogs app, which will be available for users on both iOS and Android, will allow collectors to search an expansive database of information covering millions of vinyl records, catalog their personal collections, view prices on the market, and many ...
Online vinyl mecca Discogs is creating a mobile app
Discogs to Launch a Mobile App for Analog Lovers
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The GuardianVinyl countdown: how do three new subscription services stack up?
Now there are a group of companies committed to reclaiming the vinyl collection as an honourable pursuit rather than an ephemeral fetish or a “lifestyle choice”. They all offer subscription-based products (AKA old-school record clubs, similar to the ...