The Bachelorette has stopped announcing what season they are on. It’s like the NOW That’s What I Call Music CDs, it really lost its excitement after NOW 72. Also, I think referencing CDs may have just...
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The rock music icon says he does like the sound of digital music and instead prefers CDs or albums
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At the end of last month, I reported that Lyrichord would be releasing a box set of three CDs of performances of chamber music featuring oboist Humbert Lucarelli and many of his colleagues. The release date for this collection...
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Audio files may seem to have put paid to CDs, but new technology shows that, like vinyl, the format still has a few tricks left in it. CDs do a pretty good job of reproducing music, but for many an audiophile the digital format lacks “warmth” and often suffers from tiny, yet detectable, imperfections that can be as jarring as serving Gordon Ramsay ketchup with lobster. The...
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Last year saw so many outstanding jazz CDs, an embarrassment of riches. Jazz Music Examiner reviewed a fair amount of them. The following are the top five jazz picks from 2012: Alfredo Rodríguez’ “Sounds Of Space,&rdquo...
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With the music industry’s summer touring season just around the corner, Texas artists are releasing a robust selection of new albums in a variety of genres.
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Last night I dreamed I bought a stereo. It cost £400 and looked like a pile of silver bricks from 1985, a big old Metal Mickey of a thing. Oh, but the sound. The music booming out from that thing enveloped me. It wasn't just my ears; I was listening with my whole body. It made me feel things! Then I woke up in my house, which has no stereo in it at all, and not even any CDs,...
(15 days ago)
Contrary to popular belief, the music industry's sales M.O. has been in flux for quite some time. Hard as it is to imagine, there was a time when the 8-track gave vinyl a run for its money. And cassettes usurped just about everything until CDs entered the picture...
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SCIENTISTS have made a breakthrough in creating bone cells using plastics found in CDs and bullet-proof windows.
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Rumors surrounding Apple’s streaming music service had been swirling for years - not months, but years - and now we can finally put them all to bed. The company on Monday took the wraps off of iTunes Radio during this year’s WWDC keynote, and the new service definitely sports a solid feature set. iTunes Radio is integrated into Apple’s Music app, providing curated streaming...
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