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On Physical Media

On Physical Media
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CDs remain an excellent way to collect and listen to music at high quality, and “outdated” formats like vinyl and cassette tapes are popular once again thanks to indie record labels and distributors and the collector market. While these retro throwbacks might’ve started as hipster cred currency, they’re quickly becoming more reliable ways to access music than streaming. Plus, buying physical music directly from artists or labels is a better way to support them financially than earning them a fraction of a fraction of a penny via streaming.