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Jackson Browne reveals that he tested positive for Coronavirus

Veteran rock singer-songwriter Jackson Browne revealed that he has tested positive for Coronavirus (COVID-19). Digital Journal has the story.

Daryl Hall and John Oates release 'Our Kind of Soul' on vinyl

Acclaimed musical duo Daryl Hall and John Oates released the first release of "Our Kind of Soul" on vinyl. Digital Journal has the scoop.

Vinyl sales are on the rise, while CD sales are dropping

What is old is new and fresh again. In this digital age, vinyl records are outselling CDs for the first time in three decades.

Brenda Lee talks Christmas song reaching No. 2, vinyl collection Special

Christmas Queen Brenda Lee chatted with Digital Journal about her timeless holiday song, "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree," which peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 charts.

Review: The Monkees release stunning 'Christmas Party' on Red/White Vinyl Special

As part of this year's Record Store Day, which coincided with Black Friday, The Monkees released their "Christmas Party" holiday album on vinyl.

Amy Grant talks new vinyl box set, upcoming shows and digital age Special

Grammy award-winning Christian music artist Amy Grant chatted with Digital Journal about her Christmas vinyl box set that consists of "Home for Christmas," "A Christmas Album" and "A Christmas to Remember."

Brenda Lee's timeless Christmas recordings are released on vinyl

Brenda Lee's "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree: The Decca Christmas Recordings" has been released on vinyl for the first time ever.

Jackson Browne and Leslie Mendelson to release single on vinyl

Acclaimed singer-songwriters Jackson Browne and Leslie Mendelson will release their single "A Human Touch" on a special limited edition on vinyl for Record Store Day on November 29, 2019. The proceeds will be donated for AIDS research.

Todd Snider to release 'East Nashville Skyline' album on vinyl

Singer-songwriter Todd Snider will be releasing the vinyl edition of his "East Nashville Skyline" album, which is the most popular CD of his career.

Amy Grant to release classic Christmas albums on vinyl box set

Nashville - On October 11, Grammy award-winning recording artist Amy Grant will be releasing a limited edition Christmas vinyl box set: "Home for Christmas," "A Christmas Album" and "A Christmas to Remember."

Review: Jake Miller charms on 'Based on a True Story' vinyl collection Special

Pop sensation Jake Miller charms on the vinyl release of his six-track collection "Based on a True Story." Digital Journal has the scoop.

The Marshall Tucker Band talks touring, vinyl, The Paramount Special

Huntington - On June 20, Doug Gray of the iconic southern rock group The Marshall Tucker Band chatted with Digital Journal about their tour and their upcoming show at The Paramount.

Review: Dennis Quaid & The Sharks soar on 'Out of the Box' vinyl release Special

On April 13, actor and musician Dennis Quaid and his band, The Sharks, released "Out of the Box" just in time for Record Store Day.

Review: Billy Joel releases nostalgic 'Live at Carnegie Hall 1977' vinyl Special

On April 13, in honor of this year's Record Store Day, Billy Joel released his highly-anticipated two-disc "Live at Carnegie Hall 1977" on vinyl.

Billy Joel to release 'Live at Carnegie Hall 1977' on vinyl

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Billy Joel will be releasing "Live at Carnegie Hall 1977" for Record Store Day 2019. It will be comprised of two LPs.

CDs and vinyl outperform digital downloads in the music business

Music listeners do not need to mourn the decline of CDs and vinyl albums. In 2018, CDs and vinyl made more money for the record labels in America than the digital downloads.

Opiuo discusses 'Live at Red Rocks' album, vinyl and technology Special

Electronic music Opiuo chatted with Digital Journal about his new "Live at Red Rocks" album, as well as the digital transformation of the electronic music scene.

Review: Eurythmics will melt your heart with three albums on vinyl Special

Eurythmics are back with three of their classic albums re-released on vinyl: "Sweet Dreams," "In The Garden" and "Touch." These records were released with RCA/Legacy Recordings.

Marie Osmond talks digital transformation of entertainment, vinyl Special

Acclaimed singer Marie Osmond chatted with Digital Journal about the digital transformation of the entertainment industry, and the resurgence of vinyl.

Sony to start spinning vinyl after 30-year hiatus

Toukyo - Three decades after it abandoned vinyl production, Sony says it will start making records again on the back of surging demand for the retro music format.

Review: William Michael Morgan amazing on new 'Vinyl' country album Special

Country singer William Michael Morgan has released his new album "Vinyl," on Warner Music Nashville, and it is utterly fantastic.

William Michael Morgan talks 'I Met A Girl' single, 'Vinyl' album Special

Rising country singer William Michael Morgan chatted with Digital Journal about the success of "I Met A Girl," and his upcoming album, "Vinyl."

Jack White sends working turntable into space

Third Man records celebrated their seventh anniversary this July by launching a turntable into space, playing a vinyl record of Carl Sagan's voice set to music.

Review: This week’s new releases find historical inspirations are best Special

This week’s releases include two military pictures representing both ends of the quality spectrum; an amusing portrayal of the “concrete jungle”; a unique stop-motion animation; two stunning re-releases; and a series with an incredible soundtrack.

Review: Rejoice! Frank Zappa's Apostrophe (') has been re-released

This classic example of the late singer, songwriter, musician, composer, bandleader and producer at his mind-blowing best, first came out 40 years ago, and to celebrate, the album has now been reissued on vinyl.

Vinyl continues to see sales soar worldwide Special

Vinyl continues to be back in vogue, topping new sales records and furthering its slow domination of the music industry market.

Re-Discovering The Magic Of Roy Orbison's 'Mystery Girl' Special

Roy Orbison’s 'Mystery Girl' was released two months after the legendary singer’s sudden passing. Now the 1989 album has been re-issued with new material. For the Orbison sons, the re-release is truly a family affair.

Digital music sales continue to rise

The rise of digital music and the relative decline of the CD continues to be the trend for many countries. In the U.K., digital music now accounts for 1 in 5 purchases.

Stephen Colbert, Jack White, The Black Belles release new song

Comedian and talk-show host Stephen Colbert unveiled his new song last night on The Colbert Report. Called “Charlene II (I’m Over You),” the song has been released on Jack White's label Third Man Records and features music by The Black Belles.

Op-Ed: The Things We Left Behind is Blue Rodeo's Best Yet

There are still times when a specific recording captures time and feelings which are important. Records like All Things Must Pass and Astral Weeks hold familiar memories we can relive forever.

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The front of a BBC Radiophonics Workshop album. This vinyl is one that Digital Journalist Tim Sandle...
The front of a BBC Radiophonics Workshop album. This vinyl is one that Digital Journalist Tim Sandle owned in the 1980s.
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