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wilco (the album)


An iconic British monitor speaker is reborn

The Audiophiliac luxuriates with the sound of Falcon LS3/5a monitor speakers, inspired by the original 1970s BBC monitor speaker.

By August 26, 2015


Is compression helping or hurting the sound of music?

Here's what you need to know about what dynamic range compression is doing to your music.

By April 18, 2015


Spotify can never replace my iPod, but it can ease the pain

Commentary: The quiet demise of Apple's iPod Classic prompts CNET's Nick Statt to reflect on the time before streaming services -- when music was first set free.

By September 13, 2014


Hear that? Pandora and artists finally reach sweet harmony

Pandora's first ever direct deal with labels marks a new age for artist relations at the No. 1 streaming-music service and may usher Pandora into a world of long-term opportunity.

By August 6, 2014


All-American beauty: Decware Zen Torii MKIV amplifier

Steve Deckert's latest vacuum-tube amp design lights up the Audiophiliac's speakers!

By January 19, 2014


The mind-bending sounds of the theremin

The Audiophiliac's remarkable encounter with newly created versions of the first electronic instrument, the theremin; space-age sounds abound!

By November 2, 2013


Engineer predicts Apple's iTunes Radio will put an end to overly loud recordings

Mastering engineer Bob Katz is certain the Loudness Wars will soon fade away, and music will sound better than ever.

By October 26, 2013


Getting started with Spotify Discover

Spotify rolled out its new Discover feature to its Web player today to help you stop browsing sooner and start rocking or quietly listening and contemplating -- your choice -- sooner.

By May 29, 2013


Wilco beats leaks by streaming its own album

Hardcore fans will pre-order it anyway, and Wilco's confident that fence-sitters will like it enough to buy it too. Plus: how many other bands name themselves in one of their songs?

By May 15, 2009


Obama shares Spotify playlist, likes Noah and the Whale

US president Barack Obama has shared his Spotify playlist and there are some surprising choices. Noah and the Whale? Ricky Martin?

By February 10, 2012