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Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

PSAudio PerfectWave DAC MKII review (Part 1) on John Darko’s Digital Audio Review. update (9/30/12): Part II of the Mk II review

Fripp & Eno: May 28, 1975

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Long bootlegged, this performance has finally been officially released by Robert Fripp’s Discipline Global Mobile company. It’s essential if you’re a fan of the duo’s Evening Star and No Pussyfooting recordings.

Streaming Radio

Wednesday, November 12th, 2008

I’ve reactivated Nicecast streaming. An older Mac laptop is hooked up to a 275 gig hard drive full of AACs and MP3s. It’s feeding an iTunes app set on “shuffle.” The URL is http://limahuli.dnsalias.com:8000/listen.m3u I’ll keep this running until a) I get bored with it, b) the laptop overheats, or c) the RIAA and/or Comcast [...]

Runnin’ with the Acappella

Saturday, May 31st, 2008

David Lee Roth solo vocal Also, a 2007 reunion performance of “Jump” where things went horribly wrong (see YouTube comments). [thanks to Von Shmavid and Pete from Tribe for the links]

Nick Grey “Montréal (Vue Aérienne)”

Friday, January 11th, 2008

I’ve gotten gracious permission to post free audio files of my favorite song from 2007 (more details here): Montréal (Vue Eérienne) MP3 [5mb] Montréal (Vue Eérienne) AAC [3.37mb]

Freedom Of Expression and “Offensive Content”

Sunday, November 26th, 2006

From a late-October NPR broadcast debate: “Freedom of expression must include the right to offend.” . mp3 [24.1mb, 52:54]

MP3 and Summary of Brian Eno/Will Wright Discussion

Saturday, July 8th, 2006

MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files have been posted at The Long Now Foundation’s website: http://seminars.moose.cc/salt-0200606-wright-and-eno/salt-0200606-wright-and-eno.mp3 http://seminars.moose.cc/salt-0200606-wright-and-eno/salt-0200606-wright-and-eno.ogg and a summary of the event appears here: http://discuss.longnow.org/viewtopic.php?t=122

I Don’t Hate Music

Sunday, March 26th, 2006

I just feel better when it’s not around. Just kidding. Almost. When it’s late and I’ve been staring at a computer monitor all day and I need to bring my prefrontal lobe horizontal hold back to something resembling flatline, this “psy-ambient” genre has been my salvation. The song “Elysium” [two minute Windows Media excerpt] on [...]

New Zealand MP3 Comp Accomplished!

Friday, March 3rd, 2006

Mixotheque has concluded its “February Is New Zealand Mix CD Month” campaign. Many, many high-quality free MP3 downloads from your favorite to-the-right-of-Down-Under country.

New Zealand – In Case You Need To Be Reminded To Care

Sunday, February 12th, 2006

Mixotheque is an mp3.blog that aims to give visitors the equivalent of two mix CDs a month, parcelled out in the form of mp3 downloads each day. This month’s tracks represent highlights of New Zealand rock’s 80s/90s output. And look, gang, no Dead C.! If you’re new to Flying Nun, the songs (and the accompanying [...]