Vinyl Revival: Saturday is Record Store Day Michael Kurtz is behind the celebration of independent record stores on Saturday. Surprisingly, he says, long-play records are big with teenagers. According to SoundScan, a company that tracks these things, LP sales are rising at independent music stores.
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Vinyl Revival: Saturday is Record Store Day

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RENEE MONTAGNE, Host:

And here is a sound you don't hear much in this era of music downloads.

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MONTAGNE: Michael Kurtz is behind tomorrow's celebration of independent record stores. And surprisingly, he says, LPs are big with teenagers.

MICHAEL KURTZ: Their parents are walking around with these little white things hanging out of their ears and, you know, nothing changes. If the parents are doing that, then it must be uncool. So now they're all buying vinyl.

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