Any Hope For CD Retailers?

CD sales continue to decline, and record stores are going out of business. Is there any hope for recordings sales? “A revival in vinyl sales suggests that there may be a future for music sold as a physical arte-fact. Six times more 7-inch singles were sold in 2006 than in 2001, and with their current single, Icky Thump, the White Stripes have achieved higher weekly sales of 7-inches than any band for 20 years.