Content tagged with 'digital music'

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

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Bowers & Wilkins Product Manager Mat Taylor discusses DACs

Digital to Analogue convertors, usually known as DACs, have played a vital role in high-quality music reproduction since the introduction of the Compact Disc. But as the CD dies out,… Read more

P5 Review: “How do they sound? In a word – brilliant”

The Best Headphone Albums Ever

There’s something very special about listening to music on headphones. A sense of closeness to the artist, and, of course, with the right headphones, just enough isolation from the hustle… Read more

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Zeppelin makes iLounge 2010 Buyer’s Guide

The B&W Zeppelin has been included in the iLounge 2010 iPod and iPhone Buyer’s Guide in the Premium Audio Systems. They kindly describe our multi-award winning speaker as “the audio… Read more

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Exquisite design meets sound quality in UltimateAVmag.com reveiw

  The Zeppelin family received another rave review, this time from UltimateAVmag.com. The review focuses on the  stunning sound quality that separates the Zeppelin from other iPod speakers: “Audiophiles often… Read more

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Computer playback symposium this weekend

Demonstrating the complete journey from performing through recording to playback, Computer Audiophile have announced their inaugural Computer Audiophile Symposium taking place at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, California. With representatives from Meridian-Sooloos… Read more

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How do you listen to your music – Show us your set-up!

As everyone knows, just as CDs supplanted vinyl and cassettes, MP3 and other digital-music formats are well on their way to replacing CDs as the most popular way to listen… Read more

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Vinyl still fighting in a digital world.

This month heralds one of the most unlikely anniversaries – the 60th birthday of the 7” single. With focus firmly on the rise of digital sales and fall of CD… Read more

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Do you agree with Peter Gabriel about digital music?

Peter Gabriel, a patron of Society of Sound music club, is back in the news again, mostly to promote his new Big Blue Ball project with Real World. If you… Read more