The hustle and bustle of SXSW can get quite overwhelming. At one corner of a room you see VCs chitchatting about God knows what. At another you see developers hatching some code-laden plan probably involving an app. All of this is happening in the center of downtown Austin replete with tall stoic buildings, a convention center straight from the 1980s,...
For the ballroom scene (when the music stops and only three people are visible in a huge mirror despite of a few dozen vampires in the room) Roman Polanski had the room completely copied behind a fake mirror with three doubles acting as the human protagonists.
Bose presents its new SoundTouch Wi-Fi music system that explores a whole new way to listen to music at home. The SoundTouch system lets you stream music wirelessly in any room with Bose’s uncompromising audio quality and ease of use. Read the rest of the story at: Wireless Audio: Bose SoundTouch Wi-Fi Music System
Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen Photo credit: Martin von Haller Groenbaek Flow my tears, music by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen: Theatre of Voices, London Sinfonietta, Paul Hillier: Purcell Room Reviewed by Hilary Glover on Mar 2 2014 Star rating: 4.0 Challenging people's expectations. Show More Summary
Therefore, such a concert hall shape affects perceived dynamic range even though rooms itself amplify all passages the same amount. "Dynamic expression is an inseparable part of music. For this reason, a concert hall's ability to transmit the orchestra's played dynamics is one of the most important criteria of good acoustics. Show More Summary
“Smooth” is unquestionably the greatest song ever recorded by Carlos Santana and Rob Thomas to win three Grammys and have Thomas’ wife in the music video. NO ONE DENIES THIS. It’s also a great song for presidents to walk into rooms to. No more of that “Hail to the Chief” garbage. It’s time for real change.
Broadway legend Idina Menzel stopped by The Tonight Show Music Room to perform a fun little rendition of her Oscar-award winning song, “Let It Go,” from the movie Frozen.
Idina Menzel sits down in the music room with Jimmy Fallon to sing her hit Frozen song “Let It Go” during an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Monday (March 3) in New York City. The 42-year-old actress visited the show directly after arriving home from her trip to Los Angeles for [...]
The next logical step for an Oscar winning song is a cover in The Tonight Show music room, right? Idina Menzel stopped by the show to give the Frozen tune “Let It Go” the Jimmy Fallon treatment and it seems like the perfect cap to a great weekend. Sure there was that little Travolta thing, but no one is talking about that.
New research supports the idea that the best way to hear music is in a room shaped like a shoebox. In 1781, architect Johan Carl Friedrich Dauthe constructed one of the earliest philharmonic concert halls by retrofitting an upper floor of a textile trading house in Leipzig, Germany. Show More Summary
It feels like you're in an episode of Glee when Lea Michele walks into a room full of musical instruments, flashes her megawatt smile, and takes a seat to chat about the power of music. She looks, talks, and sounds like Rachel Berry....Show More Summary
Making it in the music business is a tough prospect these days. It takes a lot of hard work, and there's a slim profit margin; file sharing and the elusive nature of the makes charging for your music harder than ever. But if you do make...Show More Summary
Next on WHEN ANIMALS ATTACK! -- rapper-producer Mally Mall's pet cheetah turns on him... violently... and the scary encounter was all caught on tape.The video was shot last week inside Mall's Vegas compound -- his living room, specifically --…
(YouTube link) Warning: loud and possibly annoying music. We don’t know where this video is from, or the story behind it, but apparently the sheep does not want these men to enjoy a friendly game of billiards. If any video cries out for a “Yakety Sax” soundtrack, this one does. -via Arbroath
The AeroSkull HD, offers top-quality sound with a contemporary style. It doesn’t just inconspicuously sit in the corner of the room playing music either – with 11 different, visually striking colors to choose from the AeroSkull HD doesn’t beg for attention…it simply takes it. Read the rest of the story at: Alas, poor Yorick: AeroSkull HD
We love it when insiders dish delicious deets! One Republic frontman Ryan Tedder has been working on music for Taylor Swift's highly anticipated new album - and he's ready to reveal how the singer really is inside the writer's room… She's fabulous, ferosh, and flawlessly talented! In a new interview, Ryan explained that Tay is a true songstress [...]
The band effortlessly controlled the room’s mood, switching seamlessly from the simple serenity of something like “Firelight” to expertly composed, enlivening anthems like “Eros” and “Paralysis.” [ more › ]
If you visit any gym, weight room or running track, you are sure to see the same critical training device being worn by athletes of all ages - a pair of headphones connected to their portable music. Without it, workouts seem out of sync, longer and more difficult. Show More Summary
She's made quite a name for herself in the past year, but now Lorde admits she's ready to give fans a little break from her in V magazine's Music Issue. During her interview, the "Royals" songstress opened up about taking a break from...Show More Summary
For our mixtape this week, I put together a playlist to facilitate one-person dance parties. I know I'm celebrating Valentine's Day by dancing around my room with the music turned up loud. Pants optional. One Person Dance Party fromShow More Summary