After seeing an increase in 2007, vinyl sales again increased in 2008. You know vinyl, right? Those (often) round, black things with grooves that you put on a record player?
According to Nielsen Co., vinyl sales doubled in 2008.
The number of long-play vinyl records sold in the United States rose to 1.88 million units, compared with 990,000 the year before
For more info check out the full-article from today’s Vancouver Sun — HERE
Finally, I’ll leave you all with one of the doper-pieces of vinyl that really created a lot of buzz towards the end of 2008… You’re sure to be hearing more from this man in 2009:
(note: I know some of you might be confused because this is neither round, nor black…but I assure you that it’s still “vinyl”)