Vinyl is aliiive! According to Amazon anyway.

The e-tailer giant has seen a steady 745% increase in vinyl sales since 2008 and released an infographic today to prove it. Because you know it's true if it's in an infograph.

Reasons for the high percentage may be cultural (hipsterism?) and in some part down to Amazon AutoRip, a feature that offers a free MP3 version of certain albums alongside the physical vinyl and CD.

So rock on, vinyl lovers. Digital music won't slow your roll.

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