Category Archives: Music

Small Size, Big Sound – Part 2

There is not room or time to share all the smart engineering which went into the FoxL speaker we talked about a few days ago, but after days of almost continuous use under varying conditions I am ever more amazed. … Continue reading

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A New Surprise in Loudspeakers?

There are not many loudspeakers which have the ability to surprise me. But now there is another to add to the short list. In 1957 The Quad Electrostatic Speaker ESL-57 surprised the world with a fundamentally superior means of producing … Continue reading

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TuneIn Radio

For 99 cents you can download this great App for your iPad and find yourself in control of the best Internet Radio Interface, by far. The range of stations is nearly limitless and accessibility by an imaginative range of methods … Continue reading

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High Quality Internet Radio

Some interesting, 320 kbps music can be found at the Avro series of web radio stations from the Netherlands. Getting there involves a couple of extra steps if you aren’t fluent in Dutch. Google ‘Avro internet radio’ and then click ‘translate … Continue reading

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WQXR

It used to be the Radio Station of the New York Times, broadcasting from 96.3 on the dial and providing New Yorkers with a wealth of News, the finest Classical music play list anywhere, and radio hosts which became members … Continue reading

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If I say ‘Chances Are’ …

… you’d say Johnny Mathis. But there is another Chances Are which is a strange Doowop tune by the legendary,- well no, – see if you recognize the artist. If after listening you need a clue, try the Second Link. Chances … Continue reading

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N’walins

New Orleans Food and New Orleans Music is arguably the best in the world. For a taste of the latter drop by http://www.wwoz.org  or even better, their Program Schedule page, because unlike other Stations their programs run the gamut and … Continue reading

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