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Album Spins Closer Towards Its Final Track As A Viable Format

Posted at 7:23AM Wednesday 30 Jul 2014

"Make no mistake," declared George Ergatoudis, head of music at BBC Radio 1 and Radio 1Xtra, this month. "With very few exceptions, albums are edging closer to extinction."

It was enough for musicians and fans alike to take to social media in their droves to jump to the defence of a format that has dominated the music industry for half a century.

Guardian




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