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The Resurgence of Vinyl Continues In 2012 – Record Stores Making a Comeback?

For the fourth consecutive year, Nielsen SoundScan reports that more vinyl LPs were purchased than any other year since they began tracking sales in 1991. In 2011, vinyl albums accounted for 3.9 million in sales, exceeding the previous year’s record of 2.8 million. According to year-to-date stats, as of October this year, vinyl LPs are up another 16.3 percent for 2012, with 3.2 milllion units sold.