Long-player game: Record Store targets news fans for vinyl revival

Andre Paine

Record Store Day coordinator Megan Page has told Music Week that the annual celebration can continue to boost vinyl sales.

Preliminary results showed that unit sales at RSD stores were up 15% year-on-year. Around 100,000 LPs and more than 30,000 singles were sold during the promotion organised by the Entertainment Retailers Association.

“It shows there’s even more appetite than before for vinyl, it’s that opportunity to get something special and also to celebrate independent record shops,” said Page.

“There were ...

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