Content tagged with 'CD format'

Why rip your CDs? And why rip them to lossless?

Why rip your CDs? And why rip them to lossless?

Ripping music – transferring it from a physical format into a purely digital form stored on a computer drive – was once regarded with suspicion by those who prize sound… Read more

Vinyl vs CD? Jeff Mills releases both formats on one disc

Vinyl vs CD? Jeff Mills releases both formats on one disc

Techno pioneer Jeff Mills released The Occurence earlier this year.  Interestingly, the Japanese import was released as a hybrid disc combining both analogue and digital by including a vinyl pressing… Read more

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Death knell of the CD format?

Excellent graphic from NY Times on the sales life of the different music formats from 1973 to 2008. Read more