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Win a Limited Edition Morrissey Clear Vinyl

Could you be the lucky person to get your hands on a limited edition Morrissey Vinyl?

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Competition: Win Marika Hackman limited edition vinyl and signed postcard

Mancunion readers are in with a chance to win an exclusive vinyl edition of Marika Hackman’s new album, as well as a signed personalised postcard

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COMPETITION: Turntable and LP

Enter our competition for a chance to win a Lenco L85 complete with an LP of your choice, from the top 10 student picks list

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Watch the Tapes: Are Cassettes Making a Comeback?

Cassette tape sales are the highest in decades. But what is drawing people back to the much-maligned medium?

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Opinion: Space… the vinyl frontier

Stephen Miller considers the appeal of vinyl records against the lack of innovation in the consumption of music today

Record collection. Photo: solar_productions @flickr

Music and design – a dying art?

George Bailey mourns the death of creative record design as the digital craze takes over

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Feature: Good looking music

New albums just don’t have the same impact anymore because the music is all too easy to come by.

Iggy Pop is 2012's Record Store Day Ambassador.

Feature: Independent Record Stores

As physical music sales plummet, independent record stores are becoming all the more vital to a sustainable future for the record industry.