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vinyl LP’s at target

Vinyl records (LP’s) at Target. Whoda thunk it.

I would doubt the quality, but the jacket says “remastered. heavyweight vinyl”, so maybe they are OK.

A well-cared-for vinyl LP played on quality equipment had phenomenal sound when mastered correctly. When CD’s started increasing in popularity, I think that the quality of the vinyl records was reduced, and/or the sound was mastered for CD but pressed onto vinyl. The result was that for the last few years, LP’s weren’t worth buying. Companies wanted to sell the CD’s anyway.

some old days, college radio, 103.1 FM, early 1990’s

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