Articles tagged cds

Reconsidering the Revival of Cassette Tape Culture

At best, the cassette revival is merely a vacuous fad of no genuine value; but at worst, it's a confused, regressive cultural misstep more dangerous than most would care to admit.

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Brick-and-Mortar Record Stores Are Trying to Get Their Groove Back

Like so many industries caught between two seismic sea changes -- the Internet revolution and the great recession -- stores that sell new music are in a fight for their lives.

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13 Oct 2008 // 3:39 AM

Does vinyl really sound better? The short answer is, “It depends.” That’s not a cop-out, because sound quality depends on how the music was

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8 Aug 2008 // 3:01 AM

Dear EarthTalk: What’s going on in the music industry with all the CDs and plastic CD holders undoubtedly generating a lot of plastic waste? —

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13 Jun 2008 // 8:59 AM

Michael Hogue / The Dallas Morning News I have a basement room full of CDs. I’ve never counted them, but I’d say there are

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29 Jan 2008 // 3:04 AM

Once praised for its clear, crisp audio quality but panned for its susceptibility to scratches and smudges, the compact disc passed away in 2007 after a

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28 Jun 2007 // 2:41 PM

Record companies get aggressive to sell old-fashioned CDs

CHICAGO - When The New Pornographers’ fourth album goes on sale in August, ardent fans will have already streamed the songs on their computers and

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3 May 2007 // 3:00 AM

CHICAGO - Executives from the world’s leading record companies and the owners of the nation’s struggling music sellers have been huddled in a

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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