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The Beatles' US albums remastered: Review and overview

The Audiophiliac chats with the project's mastering engineers to get the inside scoop on the Beatles sound.

By February 15, 2014

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It was 20 years ago today: Not Sgt. Pepper, but my PCjr

Do you remember your first PC? I do as if it were yesterday--probably for all the wrong reasons. But the memory sticks.

By April 16, 2008

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Will the single kill the album?

The Audiophiliac attended a rousing singles vs. albums debate where both sides made strong cases.

By June 16, 2013

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What's the best-sounding record you ever heard?

Was it from long ago, or something more recent? What made it memorable?

By June 3, 2012

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Nokia N79: Sgt Pepper's lonely, hearts quad band

Nokia has sneezed its latest creation into life -- the N79 is a 5-megapixel quad-band camera phone with Carl Zeiss optics and GPS navigation

By August 26, 2008

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How Apple keeps them lining up

A chilly morning in New York. Rain in San Francisco. Who cares? Apple fans were standing outside stores yesterday for their third-generation iPads. But why?

By March 17, 2012

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Musicmask keeps your music in the dark

The Musicmask isn't a headphone or a speaker, it's a "tweak" that may enhance the experience of listening to music.

By May 8, 2011

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Will recorded music survive the 2010s?

Music existed for eons before Thomas Edison invented recording in 1877, and music will be around long after the major record companies bite the big one. But what about in between?

By December 26, 2009

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The 404 423: Where we can't buy love

If you're even remotely interested in the Beatles, today's episode of The 404 is a must listen. CNET Audiophiliac Steve Guttenberg helps us out today for all things Beatles. To set it all up, Steve gives the three of us a lesson in how the band essentially shaped a decade of music and culture and how they became innovators in the way that bands record music. For example, did you know that it only took the band 4 hours to record and mix the song "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band?" Later on in the show, Steve tells us about how the Beatles used a vacuum tube-based machine to record their earlier albums and later switched to solid-state, with adverse affects to the low-end sounds. Lots more Beatles trivia on the show!

By September 11, 2009

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The 404 423: Where we can't buy love

It's an all Beatles episode of The 404. Tune in for some real talk on one of the most influential bands of all time.

By September 11, 2009