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Ultimate Cleaning Tips & Tricks Guide: 31 Ideas For A Sparkling Home

Although cleaning the house is not my favorite activity, I always love the results. That feeling of accomplishment when you see the whole place …

Cleaning

The iOS @@ shortcut is so useful, you’ll never use your iPhone the same way again

Text shortcuts are one of the most useful settings in iOS. Having the potential to just hit a couple of keys to input an entire string of text is a wonderful time saver… as long as you have the foresight to set them up first.<p>Alas, most of us never delve into text shortcuts on iOS 8. But here’s a …

The Notecard System: The Key For Remembering, Organizing And Using Everything You Read

After the response to this recent LifeHacker piece, I thought I would explain the system I use to take notes, research books and keep track of …

New Music: Daft Punk Feat. Pharrell & Nile Rodgers “Get Lucky” (Official Version)

After previewing the track in a commercial during last weekend’s airing of <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, Daft Punk finally bless the world with the full …

Adventures in hi-fi at Oswalds Mill Audio

When I dropped by the Oswalds Mill Audio (OMA) showroom/loft space, I wasn't really sure what to expect. I'd heard OMA speakers at hi-fi shows and was always impressed by the sound, but the full immersion OMA experience was a very different trip. The wildly retro-futuristic designs looked more …

Audiophile

Rock On, Monkey! Jam For iPhone Gets Jam-Packed 2.0 Update

Jam for iPhone — the amazing music app that turns you into a rock star, no talent required — has just received its big 2.0 update. First and …

Pigeons and Planes

The Good Listener: How Can A Vinyl Lover Start Over From Scratch?

We get a lot of mail at NPR Music, and amid the ironic promotional cassingles is a slew of smart questions about how music fits into our lives — and, this week, how a regretful fan of vinyl records can re-create her discarded collection.<p><b>Kirsten Elbourne Mathieson writes: "I'm big-time regretting</b> …

Google Launches 'All Access' Music Subscription Service

This morning, Google unveiled a new music subscription service, Google Play Music All Access, at the search giant's annual I/O developers' conference …

Google Play

Pioneer announces XDJ-R1 all-in-one digital DJ deck with MIDI, iOS control features (video)

Sure, DJ controllers might be the emerging force in spinning, but CDJs are still largely the club standard. Pioneer has always had thumbs in both of these pies, of course, but the new XDJ-R1 sees the brand uniting them for the first time. The all-in-one unit offers two CD players, USB media …

Signs point to Apple introducing new music service next week

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>It’s coming down to the wire: will Apple(s AAPL) have the necessary rights in place by next week in order to launch its …

13 Streaming Music Services Compared by Price, Quality, Catalog Size and More

Forget for a moment how profitable streaming music services are (not terribly), or how much they’re paying in royalties to rights holders (or in …

Habits of Highly Mediocre DJs + How To Avoid Them

There’s no doubt that the DJ industry has become more saturated in the last five years, with more aspiring DJs eager to share their passion for music …

Ableton Push review: a dedicated controller for the Live faithful

MIDI might be a little long in the tooth as protocols go, but it's been the prevailing standard for getting music hardware and software to play nice pretty much since its inception. As such, the MIDI controller is a fairly established staple in professional and bedroom studios alike. The problem is …

DJing In The Digital Era – Staying Ahead of the Game

Back in the day most of the really cool and truly underground tracks that I fell in love with, I first heard under the talented hands of a DJ. In …

7 Rules For Great DJ Sound Quality

I think we can all agree that music is a powerful and wonderful thing, liberating both the mind and body. In my experience, the cleaner and purer the …

Why DJs Shouldn't Play For Free (And What To Do Instead)

<i>• This is a guest article written by Matthew Owen Reininger, an educational technologist and DJ/turntablist.</i><p>It’s hard work becoming a professional …

7 Tricks For Make Your Crowd Go Wild To Music They Don't Know

It’s every DJ’s dream, right? Banging out all your favourite tunes that you just know nobody in the room is going to know or have, but you’ve got …

Simon Cowell's Ultimate DJ TV Talent Show Is Going Ahead

Back in 2012 we reported on Simon Cowell’s idea to do a DJ X Factor. Now, over two years on, we can report that the show is definitely going ahead. …

Tips To Improve Sound Quality of Digital Tracks

As a DJ your job is to play great music that not only gets the party started (I’m talkin’ to you, warm up DJs) but to keep the party going. To that …

How To Be A Better DJ

If you’re already satisfied with your skill, your contacts and your gig lineup then you aren’t trying hard enough. DJ’s are like any other artist in …

Loud and clear: The 8 best vinyl-friendly amplifiers

<b>Hopefully by now you’ve picked up a top-notch turntable – whether it’s a home listening, budget or vintage machine.</b> <b>Now it’s time to locate the</b> …

Spin Clean Record Washer MKII

The Spin Clean Record Washer gets records clean, is easy to use and doesn't cost a fortune. Spin-Clean also takes the effort out of cleaning records, …

Infographic: A Beginner's Guide To Turntables

There’s no denying vinyl is making a comeback. Since 2008, Vinyl sales have been on the rise and are up 40% compared to where they were this time …

Watch Norah Jones Deliver Tasteful George Harrison Cover on 'Conan'

Norah Jones closed out <i>Conan</i>'s George Harrison Week on Thursday night, and the results were as soulful as expected. The jazz-pop singer – whose …

George Harrison

Ray Scott Pops a Cold One in 'Drinkin' Beer' — Video Premiere

It takes a lot of confidence to rock a miniskirt — male or female, really — but Ray Scott has no problem showing off his lovely gams in the new video …

Music

Aretha Franklin Covers Adele, Details New 'Diva Classics' Tribute LP

Adele is one of the most acclaimed soul singers of her generation. But now she's earned major "Respect" from the all-time greatest, Aretha Franklin, …

Music

How to Turn Any Old Speakers Into Wireless Streamers

A home audio system isn't the sort of thing that should require replacing every year or two like a smartphone or a laptop. This stuff is …