Columbia House Brings Back The Record Club?

December 28, 2015 by Mobile Beat

To put it mildly, Columbia House has seen better days. The mail-order service went bankrupt this summer, and it’s hard to see the Columbia_House_page.png.CROP.promovar-mediumlargeallure of regularly buying movie discs when downloads and streaming are within easy reach. The company thinks it has an answer, however: it’s restarting the Columbia House Record Club with a focus on vinyl records. It’s betting that the resurgence of the old format and the popularity of subscription services (think Birchbox or Lootcrate) will draw in a younger audience. Columbia hasn’t nailed down the launch details yet, but it’d return to the outlet’s roots with membership and steep discounts.

Read the rest at Engadget – http://www.engadget.com/2015/12/26/columbia-house-vinyl-hopes/

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