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Chicago vinyl record stores survive digital music era

June 2, 2010 2 comments

(By Jeremy Mikula, Leah Hendrickson, and Katie Schweiker)

In a world of iPods, Zunes, .mp3s, .wavs, .flacs, .aifs, .rms, .snds and other digital audio formats, 33 1/3 revolutions per minute still counts to some.

Despite Apple’s announcement that the 10 billionth song was downloaded from iTunes in February, many Chicagoans still listen to vinyl Long Play (LP) records from both new and old artists. Read more…