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# vinyl - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

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

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'

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

# vinyl - Monday 22 February, 2016

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

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

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

Sales at Golden Discs are bucking a global trend.

# vinyl - Saturday 18 April, 2015

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

# vinyl - Sunday 5 April, 2015

How vinyl is saving the humble record store

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

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Poll: Do you spend money on music?

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...

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

Music lovers have lots of options this Saturday!

# vinyl - Friday 11 April, 2014

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

Music snobs finally have their own dating app

Music makes the people come together, yeahhhh.

# vinyl - Sunday 23 February, 2014

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

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

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

# vinyl - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

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

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'

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

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

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.