Chris Ruen

Chris Ruen is the author of "Freeloading: How our insatiable hunger for free content starves creativity" and operates a blog at freeloadingthebook.wordpress.com

Sound Fix's James Bradley Talks Closing His Lauded Brooklyn Shop on Record Store Day (Q&A)

Sound Fix's James Bradley Talks Closing His Lauded Brooklyn Shop on Record Store Day (Q&A)

A few weeks ago Chris Ruen emailed James Bradley, whom he interviewed for his book "Freeloading," about carrying the book at Sound Fix. Turns out it didn’t make a whole lot of sense, he said, as the store would soon be closing. Anyone interested in the future for record stores (specifically those that sell new music) or wonder about the viability of vinyl should read the interview below.