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Too Much Music: A Failed Experiment In Dedicated Listening
Record collector listens to a single record for a month as an experiment romanticizing “the days of intimate close listening, of prolonged concentrated meditation with an art object”,...
180 gram vinyl: Is it worth the weight?
The words "180 Gram Vinyl" have been the cause for many misunderstandings and debate among the audiophile and vinyl records community. Unnecessarily so, I would say, there is...
26,000 Rare Songs Digitized From Obsolete 78 RPM Now Free to Download
The Great 78 Project is a community project for the preservation, research, and discovery of 78rpm records. From about 1898 to the 1950s, an estimated 3 million sides (~3 minute recordings) have...
Vinyl Filler Reissues Blocking Indies from Pressing
Ten years ago, the turnaround of record was three-to-four weeks. That was before the majors discovered that they can make a fast buck with vinyl reissues. Now it...
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Kendrick Lamar's DAMN Grammys
DAMN. is right.
You Need SiR's New Album, November, In Your Life
If SiR just fell on your radar, I won't shame you. Actually, I'm kinda jealous, and all the more excited for you. It means you'll have fresh ears for Seven...
Kendrick Lamar and Future Featured on "King's Dead"
Black Panther has already made history with the biggest first day presales of any Marvel movie, and as the numbers suggest, is poised to make a serious dent in the...
Bruno Mars and Cardi B "In Living Color" in 'Finesse' Video
In case you're still catching up to 90s R&B and Hip Hop In Living Color, a TV sketch comedy produced by the Wayans Brothers, pretty much owned urban youth...