04. March 2010 · 1 comment · Categories: Quotes

In culture, I often find that people want to hold onto habits until they have to change. People who loved vinyl really hated CDs. People who like CDs don’t want to go online. People who go online now think vinyl may be a really cool thing. It’s all a reflection of habits that we develop and how quickly people can adapt in the industry versus people who grow up with another set of circumstances and say, “Wait a minute? Why should I look at the industry that way when there are another set of possibilities?”

-Yo Yo Ma

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  1. Fair enough, but, although I grew up with vinyl and CDs are a new thing for me, there is a distinct difference in the sounds. CDs are, to my ear, TOO clean, almost sterile, compared to the very same performances produced on vinyl…