Thursday, 17 January 2013

HMV: A Tragic End

Very bummed about HMV closing its doors in Ireland. As we all know, most businesses don't come back from receivership... I'm sure some people will go on about big business and how no one acts like this for the little guy, but really, HMV has played such an important part in the film and music world, both massive and small artist alike. And it has almost romantic connotations for a lot of us. Finding new favourites, rekindling acquaintances with old, sharing with friends or surprising loved ones, the place has been integrated into culture, and the thought of this era passing is just tragic...

Got this DVD from the Grafton Street branch just the other day, can't believe it might be the last from em...