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# vinyl - Saturday 28 December, 2019

The throwback economy: Why 'a good story' never goes out of style
# Feature
# Feature

The throwback economy: Why 'a good story' never goes out of style

Dec 28th 2019, 4:00 PM 7,567 Views 0 Comments

As the retail world evolves, do vinyl and the printed word still hold a special place in peoples hearts?

# vinyl - Friday 20 December, 2019

The throwback economy: Why 'a good story' never goes out of style
# Feature
# Feature

The throwback economy: Why 'a good story' never goes out of style

Dec 20th 2019, 11:56 AM 518 Views 0 Comments

As the retail world evolves, do vinyl and the printed word still hold a special place in peoples hearts?

# vinyl - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Vinyl 'super-fans' help bring €12.1m turnover for Golden Discs
# Record Profit
# Record Profit

Vinyl 'super-fans' help bring €12.1m turnover for Golden Discs

Jul 18th 2018, 4:18 PM 14,599 Views 55 Comments

It’s the sixth consecutive year that the company has reported an increase in the sales of vinyl.

# vinyl - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Golden Discs has bounced back thanks to vinyl's 'renaissance'
# Back In Black
# Back In Black

Golden Discs has bounced back thanks to vinyl's 'renaissance'

Jul 18th 2017, 12:49 PM 14,108 Views 26 Comments

The chain’s traditional record sales more than doubled last year.

# vinyl - Monday 22 February, 2016

9 music-related woes the kids of today will never understand
# Kids Today
From The Daily Edge
# Kids Today

9 music-related woes the kids of today will never understand

Feb 22nd 2016, 12:05 PM 6,069 Views 5 Comments

They’ll never understand the special relationship between pencils and cassette tapes.

# vinyl - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Ireland's biggest home-owned chain of record stores is still growing
# Golden Discs
# Golden Discs

Ireland's biggest home-owned chain of record stores is still growing

May 28th 2015, 9:27 PM 21,750 Views 31 Comments

Sales at Golden Discs are bucking a global trend.

# vinyl - Saturday 18 April, 2015

Here's a quick round up of Record Store Day events around Ireland today
# Rsd2015
From The Daily Edge
# Rsd2015

Here's a quick round up of Record Store Day events around Ireland today

Apr 18th 2015, 10:06 AM 2,043 Views 0 Comments

It’s all happening.

# vinyl - Sunday 5 April, 2015

How vinyl is saving the humble record store
# Wax On
# Wax On

How vinyl is saving the humble record store

Apr 5th 2015, 8:10 PM 23,642 Views 36 Comments

The format has been going through a renaissance with music fans.

Poll: Do you spend money on music?
# Yoursay
# Yoursay

Poll: Do you spend money on music?

Apr 5th 2015, 9:59 AM 11,826 Views 52 Comments

In the UK, vinyl sales last year rose 65% on the previous 12 months.

# vinyl - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

We all have the new U2 album, but Enda Kenny now has it on vinyl...
# Old School
# Old School

We all have the new U2 album, but Enda Kenny now has it on vinyl...

Nov 5th 2014, 6:47 PM 15,342 Views 63 Comments

Bono said they gave the album away for free as they wanted to make sure the world heard their songs. Now Enda will too.

# vinyl - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Big day for music: HMV reopens on Grafton St and independents celebrate Record Store Day
# Feel The Beat
# Feel The Beat

Big day for music: HMV reopens on Grafton St and independents celebrate Record Store Day

Apr 19th 2014, 9:00 AM 7,150 Views 18 Comments

Music lovers have lots of options this Saturday!

# vinyl - Friday 11 April, 2014

Music snobs finally have their own dating app
# Musical Match
From The Daily Edge
# Musical Match

Music snobs finally have their own dating app

Apr 11th 2014, 10:06 AM 2,608 Views 3 Comments

Music makes the people come together, yeahhhh.

# vinyl - Sunday 23 February, 2014

Gramophone and radio collector: 'Throwing away records is sacrilege'
# Turn It Up
# Turn It Up

Gramophone and radio collector: 'Throwing away records is sacrilege'

Feb 23rd 2014, 10:15 AM 9,895 Views 8 Comments

Pat Herbert’s collection of radios has been turned into a short documentary that’s been nominated for two awards.

# vinyl - Thursday 20 February, 2014

IKEA has really, really annoyed a bunch of people by discontinuing a type of shelf
# First World Problems
From The Daily Edge
# First World Problems

IKEA has really, really annoyed a bunch of people by discontinuing a type of shelf

Feb 20th 2014, 10:09 AM 39,324 Views 24 Comments

It’s a mad world.

# vinyl - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'It's more real than an MP3': Why vinyl sales could hit a 10-year high
# Vinyl Countdown
# Vinyl Countdown

'It's more real than an MP3': Why vinyl sales could hit a 10-year high

Nov 5th 2013, 1:05 PM 8,665 Views 26 Comments

Why are record buyers flocking back to vinyl records? They explain.

# vinyl - Tuesday 31 January, 2012

Steve Jobs 'never listened to his iPod at home'
# Apple
# Apple

Steve Jobs 'never listened to his iPod at home'

Jan 31st 2012, 10:08 PM 8,617 Views 25 Comments

The Apple founder shunned the digital music he pioneered – and listened to vinyl LPs instead, according to rock musician Neil Young.

# vinyl - Thursday 5 January, 2012

Downloads exceed US physical music sales in 2011
# Downloads
# Downloads

Downloads exceed US physical music sales in 2011

Jan 5th 2012, 9:03 PM 3,565 Views 7 Comments

A report commissioned by Nielsen and Billboard shows that downloads accounted for 50.3 per cent of US music sales last year.

# vinyl - Wednesday 10 August, 2011

Blow to music industry after Sony warehouse burns
# Riots
# Riots

Blow to music industry after Sony warehouse burns

Aug 10th 2011, 2:55 PM 587 Views 2 Comments

Dublin-based [PIAS] Ireland was one of the businesses affected. It is encouraging people to support independent labels who lost stock in the fire by downloading music from their websites.