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Essential Downloads: The Beach Boys

Sure these songs are part of our collective musical consciousness, but don’t let that stop you from digging in and enjoying their beauty and majesty. You just have to scratch through the over-playing to get to the essence. Hit the record store when you’re ready to dive in, but in the meantime, these are 10 Essential Downloads to get you started.

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Essential Downloads: Jazz Greats Part 1

To many people jazz from the post be-bop era is a bit of an acquired taste, but my experience is once you acquire the taste for it the music doesn’t let go of you. There is so much great jazz from the 1950s and 60s that we could spend a year listing essential music from the period, but for the uninitiated here are five essential songs to get you started on you jazz journey.

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KEF Hydro Blaster: Improved Wireless Audio Experience In A Can

Exhaustive blind listening tests have proven conclusively that the quality of sound received once the room has been sprayed with KEF Hydro Blaster is sharper, clearer and more dynamic. Prior to this amazing development, results like this were only possible in highly controlled humidity-proof wireless listening rooms that were affordable to only a few audiophiles world-wide.


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Essential Downloads: Pink Floyd

You should probably have a copy of Dark Side Of The Moon in some format in your library, but Floyd has an incredibly vast discography of excellent sounding songs beyond that 1974 landmark record. So for this week’s Essential Downloads we’re going to look at Pink Floyd beyond the Dark Side of the Moon.

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The Music Lover’s Guide to Hunkering Down In A Storm With A Good Book

I have carefully selected ten books by looking at my bookshelf and pulling out books that have something to do with music that I have personally read at least once. Hopefully, our Music Lover’s Guide to Hunkering Down In A Storm With A Good Book will help you ride out the storm.

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LS50s Take On the Mastering Studio

The mastering engineer is a specialist with finely tuned ears who can hear things most of us mere audio-mortals can’t. But without the work of the mastering engineer, things like volume and equalization wouldn’t be consistent, and problems with the final mix and production would greatly diminish the listening experience for all of us.

On May 23rd I had the pleasure, as part of KEF’s partnership with professionals in the audio production field, to listen to a pair of LS50’s in a mastering studio in New York City run by a multi-Grammy® Award winning mastering engineer. We’ll talk more about him and his studio another time, but I was too blown away by how the LS50’s held their own yesterday to wait!

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