Friday, September 2, 2016

Should You Let Your Kids Take Your Vinyl Albums Off With Them to College?

At about 7:15 a.m. today, WXRT's Lin Braehmer will discuss this on his Lin's Bin segment of his morning show.  It streams on www.wxrt.com. so you can hear it.  It repeats between 5 and 7 p.m..

A real good question.  Although these days it probably more likely involves downloads.

I remember that when I went off to Northern Illinois in the fall of 1969, I left most of my prized vinyl albums that were in good shape at home.  I had heard that college was not a good place for them because of borrowing, loaning out and the scratches when (if) you got them back.

Little did I know that my brother decided to play them while I was away and they got badly scratched and messed up anyway.

I did bring my stereo with me and a few of my more "battered" albums as some things I just couldn't do without.

Give It a Listen.  --RoadDog

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