Vinyl revival: is it back for good?

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Bob Stanley writes:

When BBC Music went looking for a TV ident last year, they settled on a needle slowly lowering until it hit the groove of an album with a warm, satisfying thump. Vinyl may still make up only 1.5% of record sales in Britain, but the figure’s up from 0.1% in 2007. If any format is growing in the digital age, it’s the analogue record, something the Official Charts Company has recognised by launching new va inyl charts, with separate countdowns for singles and albums.

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