Articles tagged record stores

Music Industry Is Doing Away with Traditional U.S. Release Date of Tuesday

For Kanye West fans, the arrival of a new record is a given. It’s got a name, “So Help Me God.” Producers are attached.

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Requiem for a Record Store: An Interview With Atomic Records’ Rich Menning

Atomic Records, one of the Midwest's most storied independent record stores, will soon close up shop after nearly 25 years. We sit down with Atomic founder Rich Menning to talk records, rock 'n' roll and the future -- or lack thereof -- of independent record stores in America.

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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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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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