The CD: Not Dead Yet. In Fact, Expect a Soft Landing.

You’d be forgiven if you were under the impression that CD sales have gone off a cliff.  But while there’s been big decline in sales over the last decade, “going off a cliff” is a bit of an exaggeration.  Take a look at this chart from Billboard:

No, that’s not the kind of graph anyone wants to see in a sales meeting.  But as this article points out, the CD seems to be headed for some kind of “soft landing.”

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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