On 01/05/07, 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
> 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.
Practically all the small companies now sell direct over the web.
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