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Old 01-09-2009, 06:17 AM
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Default Re: CD cheap Vinyl expensive.

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Originally Posted by Deltadrummer View Post
So am I to assume that within the next year CD's are out, vinyl is the new HD and I should get a new needle for my technics record player?
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There has been a ton written on mp3 vs. vinyl vs. CD lately. The forecast is good-bye CD. Vinyl for spendy hipsters; mp3 for everyone else.
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Originally Posted by Deltadrummer View Post
Actually, they've been forecasting this for about ten years. But when you think about it, most music technolgies have only had about a twenty-five year life. Cd's were new and convenient. Now mp3 fills that void. But I can't see them fading away any time soon.
So you asked the original question in jest? I'm confused.

It seems to me that restrictionless mp3s from iTunes is a sign of planned obsolescence for CDs.
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