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ERA hits out at IFPI's disc free music consumption report
One Liners: ERA, SoundExchange, Independent Music Cup, more
Setlist: 20 years of CMU - The collapse of HMV
71% of UK vinyl sales go to big spender 'superfans'
Record Tokens are back in shops today, swap your old ones for new
HMV's shuts Irish mail-order site
HMV CEO Ian Topping to step down
US record industry revenues up to $8.72 billion thanks to all your (mainly premium) streams
Record Tokens return
Music's doing fine now, so you should all start reading again
Physical music sales continued to decline over Christmas, though impulse buy opportunities remain
Setlist: Best Buy, Apple, Spice Girls
US retailer Best Buy bailing on CDs
Setlist: Spotify, Universal, UK music consumption stats
Streaming boom ensured growth in recorded music and entertainment retail at large in 2017
Setlist: YouTube, YouTube, and YouTube
A million vinyl albums will be sold in the UK this month, predicts BPI
The Kids love discs, reckons eBay
Setlist: Apple HomePod, YouTube, Sainsbury’s
Sainsbury's to launch record label
Gaming fuels physical product boost in entertainment retail
Google and SoundCloud join board of Entertainment Retailers Association
HMV denies refusing to stock new Morrissey album
UK recorded music exports up 72.3% since 2010
eBay capitalises on vinyl revival with new entertainment hub
CMU Podcast: Music sales, mental health in music, and the Mercury Prize
Streaming fuels 11.2% growth in music retail
Ed Sheeran tops overall entertainment retail chart for 2017 so far
CMU Podcast: Apple Music, The Slants, Morrissey
Turns out HMV actually DID want to sell those Smiths records