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On this day in 1981…..

….The British Phonographic industry placed advertisements in the press claiming that ‘home taping was wiping out music’. The Boomtown Rats, 10cc, Elton John and Cliff Richard all backed the campaign (well they would, wouldn’t they!) So, if you weren’t alive in these cold, hard years we called the early ’80s […]

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Guess who is behind the resurgence in vinyl sales?

According to Team Rock it’s ‘middle aged introverts’ YouGov research suggests nostalgic middle-aged people are buying vinyl as opposed to young hipsters New research suggests nostalgic middle-aged introverts are behind the resurgence in vinyl sales – rather than young hipsters. Sales of vinyl records have been on the rise in […]