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The Decline of the Music Industry

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Each week, TAXI will curate a selection of new products and projects from Fast Company’s Co.Design, a web magazine that showcases the people, products and projects that are roiling the design world. This series will join other picks from technology to fashion to architecture and interiors, all culled from select blogs and websites.

Infographic Of The Day: An Animated GIF Of The Music Industry’s Death

It doesn’t happen too often, but once in a blue moon a hideous chart contains such a novel conceit that we have to post it. For example: This phenomenal little animated GIF of music industry sales over the last 30 years.

The series of pie charts shows the sales of various music formats: Thus, you can see cassettes begin devouring the LP, and then CDs devouring cassettes, and then, of course, downloadable MP3s decimating CD sales.

[Read more at Fast Co.Design]

More cool design picks, courtesy of Fast Company’s Co.Design:



1. Four Years In The Making, A Tough Cardboard Jug For Laundry Soap

A greener way to clean.

2. Cadillac Unveils Ciel, And Harkens Back To Its Land Yachts Of Yore

Old-world style.

3. Wanted: Posters Whose Paper Sprouts Into 3-D Crystals

Paper geometries.

4. Artist Defaces Old Paintings, Turns Them Into Eerie Frightfests

Dismembering portraits.

View more at:
http://www.designtaxi.com/article/101700/The-Decline-of-the-Music-Industry/

Each week, TAXI will curate a selection of new products and projects from Fast Company’s Co.Design, a web magazine that showcases the people, products and projects that are roiling the design world. This series will join other picks from technology to …