Vinyl sales in 2011 up 39 percent over 2010

Via Digital Music News: according to Nielsen Soundscan, vinyl sales in the US topped 3.9 million in 2011, a 39.3% gain over 2010. I bet sales were even higher than that, when you consider how much vinyl is sold at shows and through indie stores. It is, as we’ve said before, great to see such a beautiful format become popular again!

Read the article here: http://www.digitalmusicnews.com/permalink/2012/120104vinyl

Photo of record on turntable
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