The vinyl: The analogue medium in the age of digital reproduction

  title={The vinyl: The analogue medium in the age of digital reproduction},
  author={D. Bartmański and I. Woodward},
  journal={Journal of Consumer Culture},
  pages={27 - 3}
  • D. Bartmański, I. Woodward
  • Published 2015
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Consumer Culture
  • Recent discussions of music listening practices have given priority to the digitalisation of sound and the role of digital music players in changing the form, medium and possibly even the content of listening. While such an emphasis is warranted given the rapid uptake of digital music consumption, it is also the case that vinyl records are currently the fastest growing area of music sales. Moreover, within particular music listening circles, the vinyl record is approached as an auratic object… CONTINUE READING
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