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Creating Rituals…

Greg Borrowman, the editor of Australian Hi-Fi magazine,

“CDs have no personality; they’re set and forget,” he says. “With vinyl, it’s ritual. You slide the LP out of its sleeve, then deftly remove it from the inner dust jacket, making sure not to touch the playing surface. You place it on the platter with both hands, like an offering. You clean the record’s surface and perhaps the stylus. Only then do you lower the tonearm to be rewarded with the music.”

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July 18, 2009 - Posted by | Quotes | ,

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