|How does the music get from the artist to your ears?|
Should we print CDs, vinyl, cassettes, or download cards?
It's a decision every musician or band must make when finalizing an album release. Even as reports show a steep decline in CD sales, most artists can't seem to let go of what many consumers end up throwing or piling away after a simple digital upload.
Musicians are aware of this. And that's why a number of them offer their fans download cards, a more disposable and cheaper-to-print option than CDs. They're something to sell to those "exclusively digital" consumers, who seem to make up most of today's population.More »