Rock and Roll never dies

Subject: General Tech | February 21, 2007 - 06:14 PM |
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Join Digital Trends for a look back at some of the musicians and formats they grew up with and loved, and a serious problem that is infecting the musical universe.  Compression kills dynamic range.  In order to get music to listeners in what is essentially a LoFi format, one of the most powerful ways to evoke emotion is being removed.  Ask your self when the last time you listened to an MP3 at a full 192bps.

"Good music requires an involved listener to appreciate it. Technologically and demographically driven changes in listening

habits have driven down the quality and intensity of listening. And good old music industry greed continues to drive talent out

of the music business. Celebrate the musicians who have made it, or at least made it onto the Internet, but weep for the ones

you'll never get a chance to hear "

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