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 // 4:39 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 // 4:01 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 // 9:59 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 // 4:04 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 // 3:41 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 // 4:00 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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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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