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Record industry

Time For More On The CD

The music business is experiencing a recession where record sales are

reaching all-time lows. All record companies have in the last few years

experienced a considerable decrease in sales. Finding the cause or

causes of this has naturally become a major concern for all of them.

Some blame the recession in the West in general, but that can hardly

explain why one industry is losing out so much more than others.

Music today is less from the heart than it used to be only ten years

ago. It is mostly a purely commercial product to be used up and thrown

away. A lot of modern music has a short but intense life span. People

are not prepared to pay as much for a 'disposable' product as they are

for a 'reusable'. The hit song of the week is fed to us all through

radio and TV so intensely that we need not buy the record. And when it

is no longer broadcasted no one remembers it.

Attempts to change this and promote more quality, depth and

originality in music have not been very successful. The whole

entertainment business is ruled by trends and, quality seems to have

gone out of style

To simply lower the price of a CD is a commonly suggested solution,

naturally advocated by the buyers. But no business favors such a remedy.

Not only since it reduces their income but also because it sends out the

wrong signals to people. It gives the impression that the product is

worth less and that the customers have been charged too much before. ...

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