Tom Fine wrote:
> Amazon has some very aggressive pricing right now on some SACD titles.
> Especially some the BMG/RCA titles. Big in-general classical sale right
> now, too. Wonder if this is clearing out classical overstock that can't
> be sold in now-closed Tower stores. Good buying opportunity as some
> titles may go out of print.
> -- Tom Fine
Just got notice from Barnes & NoBull that it's "buy 2, get 1 free" on classical
> PS -- cannot post here due to copyrights but interesting story last week
> in Wall St. Journal about how 1/4+ of CD sales now through big-box
> stores and those retailers demands for quick turnover hampers any
> attempts at variety. Then CD sales keep slumping due to overpriced and
> boring product, and it becomes self-perpetuating as Best Buy and
> Wal-Mart are reportedly cutting floor space for CD's. Not a good time to
> be in the music biz.
Unless you're switching to putting it online and charging a few bucks to
download an entire album's worth.