When you start dealing with people, or art, when your primary concern is how to make money, I think the "quality of services" decline rapidly in the search for a higher profit.
The song "We Used to Wait" is about writing letters, and it seemed a natural fit to use the (W6UK's) QSL cards. We try to give out secret plugs to Alvino whenever we can.
I guess there was a brief conspiracy theory that we were going to release the album first over ham radio.
I know it's not totally required anymore, but I would feel bad about becoming a ham without being fully fluent in Morse code.