The “single” is associated with the pop market, the “hit single”; the “single” being the paramount way in which records were first marketed (the 78 rpm). It’s been that way ever since…
A Nielsen Music report says Record Store Day drove record-breaking vinyl sales, with more than 827,000 sold that week.
Vinyl records and cassettes were at the top for physical album sales in 2018.
There’s no need to sterilize the hyperbole: London’s local jazz scene is having what you might call “a moment.”
Vinyl records are on pace to achieve another ‘record’ year — at least in the modern era.
When it comes to vinyl numbers, who should we believe? The RIAA and Nielsen Music, or Best Buy?
The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) is planning a potentially major upgrade to its longtime vinyl records specification.