Originally Posted by Masheanhed
To me there was something lost when the CD came along and that was the dedication to sitting down and taking the time to listen to music. With the CD, mp3, Ipod there is too much temptation to skip tracks, fast forward, pause and come back later...these are also advantages but I think people can abuse these options and miss out.On the flip side I don't miss pops, skips and scratches in the vinyl.
Also with CDs I miss sitting down and studying those big old 12" album covers and booklets!!!
Yeah nothing like putting on a slab of wax and letting it spin
...except for the pops, skips, and scratches. A properly cared for and cleaned LP can be as noise-free as a CD.