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Better Days Owner Ben Johnson on Ear X-Tacy Closing: State of the News [Audio]

While many have wondered whether the demise of Ear X-Tacy means the end of the local record store, loyal customers of Better Days have been buying music locally all along. WFPL's Phillip M. Bailey spoke with Better Days owner Ben Jones this week about the differences between the two stores' business models, the advantages of selling used music, and his "friends and family" approach to marketing.


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