Vinyl push? Majors seize market share amid signs of peak growth

Andre Paine

Label execs have opened up about their vinyl strategies and the prospects for further growth, as sales data reveals the extent of the majors’ grip on the market.

Catalogue reissues have transformed market shares during the format’s recent boom, according to Music Week analysis.

“We see catalogue as a fundamental contributor to the success of vinyl,” said Oli Cameron, senior product manager at Sony Music Commercial Group. “We’ve made a conscious global effort to fill gaps in our vinyl catalogue.”

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