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The album is dead. Not my words (although it echoes what I have been saying for some time), but those of a growing number of people connected with the industry. Sales of the venerable format have been falling through the floor for some time, largely because consumers have now cottoned…

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Help The Cause

The other day I commented to a friend that I define my entire 30 relationship with Morrissey and his work as one of “failing to understand the joke”. I marvel at the people (some of whom are friends of mine) who affect a kind of hero worship of the man…

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