Music

By Jay Jayasuriya | All things musical

Audio-Technica R70x review: the definition of neutral headphones

But you don’t have to work in a studio to love how they sound<p>Japan’s Audio-Technica thinks of itself as a producer of professional audio equipment that just happens to also do some consumer-grade stuff. Its best-selling and most widely known pair of headphones, the M50x, fit that image perfectly: …

Consumer Tech

Beyerdynamic’s new $179 USB mic is built for podcasters, Twitch streamers, and musicians

Beyerdynamic has a new studio-grade USB microphone called the Fox. It’s priced at $179, which is competitive with similar products from Blue, Apogee, Rode, Shure, and other companies. The Fox is available for preorder today and starts shipping on July 16th.<p>Beyerdynamic is marketing the mic towards …

Music Production

5 Best Audiophile Headphones Of 2018

We buy our own products and put them under the same testing methodology so that you can easily compare them. Unlike most websites, we do not get our products directly from the manufacturers, which means our units aren’t handpicked and actually represent what you would buy yourself. We spend a lot …

Audiophile

Willie Nelson’s 4th of July Picnic: How to Listen

Willie Nelson’s eclectic 4th of July Picnic – first launched in 1973 – is one of the longest-running traditions in Texas country music, but the Red …

Willie Nelson

How to save any audio file to iPhone without a Mac

Did you ever download an audio file to your iPhone, and then wonder just how you are supposed to listen to it? Maybe you have a few recorded lectures you want to listen to on a plane, or you have some audiobooks you’d like to listen to on the beach. The bad news is a that you can’t add music or any …

Apps

The Historical Roots of Blues Music

Contrary to what some people believe, the blues is not “slave music.” Although it was cultivated by the descendants of slaves, the blues was the …

Black History

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A Mistycal Night

Highlights from "A Mistycal Night" in Houston.<p>http://jayjayasuriya.tumblr.com/post/172066507269/what-a-fun-night-weve-had-enjoy-these-gifs<p>"Misty" …

Artist Advocacy Group c3 Submits 3 Ways to Improve the Music Modernization Act

Artist-led advocacy group The Content Creators Coalition (c3) has sent a new letter to Capital Hill, urging members of Congress who are working on …

Platinum Notes software: Improve the audio quality of your DJ music and win the Loudness War

New Music Study Says Being Receptive to This 1 Thing Can Increase Your Creativity

Jazz musicians' brains more easily pick up on the odd, helping them score higher on creativity.<p>Researchers already have shown us that music can be a powerful success tool--it can get our brains to operate at different frequencies, affect our mood and even help with memory recall. Now a study led by …

Creativity

Watch Adele Perform To An Almost-Empty SXSW Audience In 2007

In the clip, the British chart-topper can be seen with her XL labelmate <b>Jack Penate</b> <b></b>performing "My Yvonne," which appears on his debut album, <i>Matinée</i>. …

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🎙️ Blue Yeti microphone + Radius 2 shock mount + Rode PSA1 boom arm: unboxing & review, best setup

High Sierra Music Festival Initial Lineup Includes The String Cheese Incident, Sturgill Simpson, and Lotus

Lettuce, The Wood Brothers, Antibalas, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, and Over 25 Artists Set to Perform at High SierraThe High Sierra Music Festival has …

iHeartRadio Music Awards Announces Hosts and Performances Featuring Maroon 5, Camila Cabello and More at the Forum in Los Angeles

Hailey Baldwin and DJ Khaled Will Host the 2018 iHeartRadio Music AwardsiHeartRadio has recently announced their hosts and performers for the 2018 …

SXSW adds still more artists to 2018 lineup (Princess Nokia, METZ, more)

Here’s your weekly lineup additions for SXSW 2018, among them <b>Princess Nokia, Dessa, Kodie Shane, Ringo Deathstarr, Tennis, Peelander-Z, Nikki Lane,</b> …

The orchestra in my mouth | Tom Thum

How to translate the feeling into sound | Claudio | TEDxPerth

Music Has Helped Me Wake Up 50% Faster and These Are Playlists I Used

You hear it over and over again like a broken record: <i>get good sleep on a daily basis, or you’ll suffer the consequences.</i><p>Genetically, there are the …

JNTHN STEIN making a beat with Ableton Push 2

If music gives you goosebumps, your brain might be special

<b>Do you ever get that feeling when listening to a great song that makes all the hairs on your arm stand on end?</b><p>Personally this writer can remember …

TURBOSOUND iNSPIRE iP2000 with Ryan Whyte Maloney

EV Evolve 50 vs Turbosound Inspire 2000

#AngryLarry — Our very own guitar expert Larry Urie took a visit to PRS (his former employer) and hand selected the wood for this brand new PRS McCarty 594. The color? Angry Larry, named after the color Larry's face would turn when he was less than pleased. This beauty already sold, but we have more hand picked wood library guitars on the way! @prsguitars #themoreyouknow #history #prsguitars #paulreedsmith

Audio Library – No Copyright Music

Annabelle Chairlegs - "In the Back of My Mind" | A Do512 Lounge Session

A Guy Starts Jamming, Then Is Joined By 2 Random Strangers To Create The Most Awesome Jam Session