How Much Do You Spend On Music?

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nightsblood
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How Much Do You Spend On Music?

Post#1 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 4:16 pm

Just curious, but how much do folks typically spend on music each month? I know it can vary a lot, especially if you collect rare/expensive albums. Do you stick to a certain amount each month? Do you just buy whatever you want when you find it?

I try to stick to < $50 per month for new releases, used bin finds, and easy-to-get ebay items. Doesn't always happen, but for me it's a reasonable limit to try and stick to
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Post#2 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 4:23 pm

777 euros

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Post#3 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 5:00 pm

20€-50€ maybe ? Not including trade parcels
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Post#4 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 7:42 pm

Too much - £200 at least, but I am lucky as a have fair bit of disposable income at the moment. This is going to change when we buy the marital home though
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Post#5 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 7:53 pm

75-100 euros and if i don't buy any DVDs, more.
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Post#6 » Fri Jun 19, 2009 10:02 pm

Average per month: around $3,000 - $5,000 on the label, under $50 for my personal collection

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Fils Du Metal
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Post#7 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 3:41 am

XXXX €/US$....

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Post#8 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 6:00 am

I try to keep a strict budget, max 100€ a month.

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Post#9 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 6:16 am

Fils Du Metal wrote:XXXX €/US$....
Haha, 4 digits, I am not surprised here!

That could be 1000 or 9999, probably closer to the latter one, i guess!
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Post#10 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 6:17 am

budgets never work with me.. I guess I spend about 100€ average, in times when I persuade myself that I had more at disposal, maybe twice :oops:
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Post#11 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 8:06 am

Depends on the month, how much I have worked and if any of my top want list items happen to be availible. There have been months where I have spent very little as I've had more important priorities. There have also been months where it's been a couple thousand USD though.
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Post#12 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 10:09 am

Used to be 300 euro. Now maybe 50 euro max. I try to trade more.
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Post#13 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 10:34 am

average around 250-300 euro a month
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Post#14 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 11:12 am

It depends, it can go to 100 Euros to 1000 Euros per month.

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Post#15 » Sat Jun 20, 2009 3:37 pm

Around $50 a month these days. It used to be closer to $100. The most I've ever spent in one month was $175.

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