national album day
‘It’s also a big middle finger up to the idea that the album is dead:’ KT Tunstall is on a mission to keep the long player alive.
Collectable LPs by artists like David Bowie, Dusty Springfield, Ed Sheeran, Arctic Monkeys, Oasis and Manic Street Preachers will be included in the ‘white label’ vinyl auction.
National Album Day has partnered with Network Rail for ‘The Sounds of…’ exhibitions in the UK’s busiest train stations.
Following a successful inaugural year in 2018, National Album Day will return for its second edition later this year with the theme ‘#Don’t Skip.’
‘Fans are looking for a more authentic, analogue experience’ - Classic Album Sundays founder and renowned DJ, Colleen Murphy, on why the album format persists.
As the album celebrates its 70th anniversary, what lies ahead for the format in a universe dominated by digital? Some leading lights across the industry share their thoughts...
‘The album remains a powerful vehicle for both artistic expression and appreciation,’ BPI chief executive Geoff Taylor on the thinking behind this week's National Album Day.
The Entertainment Retailers Association (ERA) has launched a new manifesto, identifying five key points which will help drive growth in the music, video and games businesses.
The latest edition of British Phonographic Industry’s (BPI) and Entertainment Retailers Association’s (ERA) Insight Session will define the role of the album in the streaming era.
The first ever National Album Day has been announced for October 13 to mark 70 years since the release of the first LP with support from BBC Music.