This podcast addresses the subject of the ways the Internet, with its file-sharing capability and ease of selling downloads, has completely altered the future of the music industry. 325 more words
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There’s this great new dubstep group out. Seven Lions? Yeah, you’ve probably never heard of them. They’re pretty underground.
Not so much, actually. The hipster dream of being the only one to know about a band is quickly developing into an art form, as the Internet revolutionizes the music industry, letting more artists get their work out to an exponentially bigger audience for a potential fraction of the costs that producing music once required. 138 more words
“AirPlay streams at 16-bit, 44,100 kHz.,” Kirk McElhearn explains for Kirkville.
“However… AirPlay streams music in Apple Lossless format. What this means is that no matter what format your music is in, it gets converted by OS X – not by iTunes – to Apple Lossless, to ensure the highest quality,” McElhearn reports. 69 more words