Originally Posted by zambizzi
I may be wrong but I thought I had read somewhere in the past that Wal Mart will only do exclusive deals with artists or not carry them at all? I'm sure artists negotiate with them (and I'm sure not all artists are exclusive)...but as the largest retailer in the world I'm sure they can make demands that others can't.
Bingo. We have a winner. Wal-Mart calls the shots - not the bands or record labels.
If you want some Wal-Mart enlightenment, rent this movie: http://www.walmartmovie.com/
You can get it from Netflix or any Blockbuster. My days of shopping at Wally World are fortunutely over.