Added to the Archives This Week
John Atkinson struggles with potrzebie and sound in his brain tickler "The Puzzle of Perception." Learn about phantom imaging and JA's problems understanding French when he was 14. Also from JA, we've included "Squeezing the Music 'til the Bits Squeak," an early (by digital standards) exploration of digital compression of an audio signal.
Finally, in his landmark examination of record clubs, Bob Katz explores a common music-related meme that keeps reappearing. "The Great Record-Club CD Conspiracy" will arm you with what you need to know the next time someone pops the question in rec.audio.ornary: "I hear that record-club discs are inferior because . . ."