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Vinyl record sales enjoy resurgence in UK
Crate-diggers hail Record Store Day as initiative helps shrinking industry combat digital music production.
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2012 17:44

As much of the music industry focuses on digital sales, songs given character by the dips and grooves of vinyl records are finding a resurgence in the UK.

Part of the credit for the now-thriving industry is being given to a five-year-old initiative supporting local record stores.

Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from London.

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