Just a question for you lot: what carrier do you prefer for your music? Personally, I still highly prefer to own physical products. I am old school in that sense. I don’t really have a preference for vinyl or cds. And while I am telling you this it crosses my mind that 90 percent of my hardcore and punk collection I own on vinyl, while 90 percent of my metal collection is on CD format. All other genres are CD only, so perhaps I do have a preference, but it depends on the genre? It is only recently that I have purchased some music through Bandcamp and even then I mostly want to own a physical carrier as well. Reading that, you’ll understand that I think it is very unfortunate that records stores are almost extinct. I love browsing through records and seeing what I can find. Perhaps it is because I love that so much that I cannot help myself browsing through online shops and distros. The shipping costs are a thing, though. I mean, if it doesn’t make any difference for the shipping costs if I order one LP or four, I am tempted to buy four LPs. Are you into screamo? When I was browsing through a webshop looking for Naedr’s amazing debut Past Is Prologue, I could not help adding a few things left and right. One such album is Empatía’s Discography. Empatía is a screamo and emoviolence band from Bogota, Columbia. Their whole discography, 13 … Read more
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