Is a record played at 3 rpm art?

Vinyl records were designed to be played at 33, 45 or 78 revolutions per minute (rpm) but at a gallery in Newcastle, they are being played at just three rpm as part of a “slow arts” festival.

The BBC’s Ian Youngs reports from the AV Festival which hopes to provide a refuge from the hectic pace of modern life.

Listen to the BBC Radio 4 Today programme report here: 3rpm

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