The Decade's 50 Most Important Recordings : All Songs Considered Blog What Every DJ Needs To Know About Music File Formats With news this week that Apple wants to make “24-bit” files available through iTunes, we thought it would be a good time to revisit the music formats that are out there and look at what they mean for digital DJs. As a digital DJ, it pays to know your audio formats: Not only should you be aware of the different audio formats that exist, so you recognise them when you come across them, but also you should know when the use of each of the formats is appropriate and when it is to be avoided. Let’s look a little closer… Lossless vs lossy audio This is the first distinction to make. Lossless, meanwhile, is audio recorded without any musical data removed. (By the way, there’s a distinction to be drawn between “containers” and “formats”, as anyone who’s ever dabble with .avi video files and codecs can tell you! Let’s take each in turn… 1. MP3 The MP3 is easily the most widespread of the lossy formats. AAC AAC, or Advanced Audio Coding, is a relative of MP3 – only newer, and supposedly better. 2.
YOU broke up with ME. Now why the fuck won't you leave me alone, you ignorant bitch? i want songs by strong, beautiful women that will make me feel like a strong, beautiful woman, and not just the girl that got dumped. again. Requested by angela · Compiled by elle This may be a well chewed chestnut by now, but in my opinion Eleanor Roosevelt was one strong, beautiful woman who got it right: “Remember, no one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” She also served hot dogs at the White House! 01. A dark wave mix for a black heart Requested by june rose · Compiled by Annabelle Lee Sometimes the divisions between the goth sub-genres are really confusing. 01. Songs to listen to while taking your first drive Requested by Trying not to Wreck · Compiled by BetterSummer It’s too easy to get distracted when you’re driving. 01. Piano ballads for unrequited lovers Requested by Synthetic Colors · Compiled by Leicester Myth 01. songs for people with low moral standards Requested by Dee · Compiled by moral standards are so 2009 01. Songs to menstruate to 01. 01. 01.
Honky Tonk Texas, USA - Texas Music Resources 100 legal sites to stream and download free music | MerryCode Music is life, I never found anyone who’s life isn’t influenced by Music. Why the best things in life like Music are not free? Actually, there is more legally available for free Music than you think. image by nothingatall Here is a list of 100 sites that let you stream or download music for free legally! DeezerDeezer is the French-based service which is one of the largest and very popular music recommendation search engine. 8Tracks awesome site, with last.fm integration! Mog The Most Sophisticated, User-Friendly Music Player on the Web. Clown Basket ClownBasket is the songwriter’s forum to share their own original music with the world. so here is a way for you to get your original music out there! My Band Stock My Band Stock is a type of fan funding tools, where artists raise money from their fan base to record music. Groove SharkGrooveshark is a very nice music site which competes with all best web-based music sites. Mix CloudMixcloud helps connect radio content to listeners. Also read:
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7 Alternatives to Pandora and Last.FM | Mystery Tricycle Whether you are annoyed by the ads on Pandora, the limited number of skips, or the abyss of cruel 30-second song teasers from Last.FM, many online listeners are growing weary of mainstream methods of hearing new music. While the Pandora algorithm is strong, and the Last.FM related artists tool is pretty useful, don’t fool yourself in to thinking that there aren’t other great ways to expose yourself to new music in the depths of cyberspace. Here are 7 alternatives to Pandora and Last.FM that will infuse your day with an uninterrupted stream of music that large record companies haven’t managed to squash under their thumbs yet. StumbleAudio StumbleAudio has a killer recommendation engine that works better for me than Pandora’s. Songza Songza uses a recommendation engine that runs for each ‘channel’, but unlike Pandora, channels are not tied to specific listeners and rather are community property. Musicovery Stereomood Ah, the power of the ‘tag cloud’. 8tracks Grooveshark The Hype Machine
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