German Authorities Seize 2 Million Fake Vinyl LPs, CDs in Latest Action on Piracy

As music formats retain their popularity – and in the case of vinyl LPs, increase in popularity – the separate issues of appraising values and authentication remain important. And, where vinyl has become a luxury item, the opportunity for fraud and counterfeiting grows. The German situation in this news article reveals but part of the issues confronting collectors, dealers, and appraisers.