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State of retail music

Posted by G.A. Matiasz on July 5, 2007

Here’s an article on the state of the retail music industry, from Tower to HMV. The sub-theme is about how very small retail stores can survive by exploiting a niche market or remaining on the avant garde of a particular musical genre. It’s from The Guardian (7-6-07).

To quote: “These days, a small independent store dabbling in anything remotely mainstream would be commercial suicide…”

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