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Erykah Badu, Stevie Wonder, KING Appear On Miles Davis Tribute Album

<i>Miles Ahead</i> — the Miles Davis biopic which Don Cheadle, wrote, directed, and stars in — is quickly approaching its release on 4/1. The original …

Ableton just released every last detail of how Push 2 works

Wish granted, hackers. The full specification for Ableton’s Push 2 hardware is now online on GitHub, after passionate Live users clamored for its …

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Herbie Hancock And Wayne Shorter Share Open Letter To The Next Generation Of Artists

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Ableton Push 1 Owners: These Improvements Will Make You Happy

There’s been a lot of excitement in the Ableton community with the release of Push 2. The new Push features an upgraded display, improvements in the …

10 Memories Of Lou Reed

Earlier this week, after the passing of Lou Reed, we asked you to tell us what his music means to you. Here are 10 of our favorites (along with some of our favorite songs) out of the many memories we received.<p>"As a friend recently phrased it, 'When you get into Lou Reed as a teenager, it makes you …

Ronald Shannon Jackson obituary

For any jazz fan raised on 1950s caricatures about drummers – that jazz players were cool, Italian-suited and swung with no more effort than if they were dealing cards, while rock drummers were loud, theatrical and obvious – the arrival of Ronald Shannon Jackson was a rude shock. Jackson, who has …

Los Alamos Scientists Build A Prototype Quantum Network

In an era where every other day seems to bring to light a new cyber-attack, secure communications are a premium. And one key ingredient to the future of cybersecurity is quantum cryptography.<p>The way quantum cryptography works is not at all simple, but here’s the basic idea: in quantum mechanics, …

A guide to Karlheinz Stockhausen's music

Karlheinz Stockhausen has arguably done more to transform 20th- and 21st-century music than any other single composer: from serialism to electronic …

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Moog Synthesizers on Twitter: "Bob Moog Inducted into Inventors Hall of Fame: http://t.co/VlrcUGm7fx http://t.co/3Eg9ik4qh3"

Violin Made of Lasers Actually Sounds Lovely

Technology lecturer Dylan Menzies doesn’t play the violin in the traditional sense. Instead he uses software and lasers to translate the positioning, …

The Glorious Dilemma – How To Release A Huge Amount Of Music?

<b>It’s been a long time since the traditional recording release cycle of ‘make a CD, do 3 months of promo, release the album, sell enough to recoup,</b> …

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Shostakovich - Suite in f sharp minor, Op. 6 - I. Prelude<p>I’ve posted this before but I just love it so much that I need to share it again. Such a beautiful piece of music. And to think he wrote this before he was even 20 years old.

Apple designs iPhone with wraparound 3D display

Apple has patented a new iPhone design featuring a wraparound display and no buttons.<p>The display would cover the entire surface of the devices and could include two AMOLED screens one on top of the other, according to a patent filing published this week, allowing it to give "an illusion of depth …

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