What does EP and LP mean?

Discussion in 'Entertainment' started by Jebus Christ, Mar 10, 2005.

  1. Jebus Christ

    Jebus Christ Guest

    Like when they say an artist released an LP or EP, etc.
     
  2. El Bandito

    El Bandito I call the big one Bitey. OT Supporter

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    LP = long play (full length albums)
    EP = extended play (not as long as an LP)
     
  3. Dalius

    Dalius Guest

    also
    EP's are usually demos of what's coming next, or tracks that didn't make the album (LP)
     
  4. gthesob

    gthesob the fun machine took a shit and died OT Supporter

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    These are holdover terms from the old days when vinyl didn't hold much.
     

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