Wes Phillips  |  Mar 21, 2006  |  0 comments
The Glasswing butterfly has transparent wings (mostly). "It is quite common in its zone, but it not easy to find. . ." I bet.
Stephen Mejias  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  4 comments
I've been paying more attention to my trembling hands. I wonder if they shake while I'm playing guitar. Does it contribute to my style? Has it determined the way I fret and strum?
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  2 comments
Calling Dr. Buddha—how about 'splaining this one? It makes my head hurt.
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  0 comments
With Coleman Hawkins, Prez, Ella, Bill Harris, and Buddy Rich—need I say more?
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  2 comments
What a great question; what a great essay. Thanks, Bob Speer.Via Jeff Wong.
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  0 comments
Holy cow, these sand sculptures are amazing.
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 20, 2006  |  1 comments
Does DRM drain your battery faster? James Kim says it might sap as much as 25%. Like several of the comments on this story,I have questions about his testing—such as why .WAV should require as much processing as MP3. I look forward to more exploration of this issue.
Jason Victor Serinus  |  Mar 19, 2006  |  0 comments
After learning from John Sunier, publisher of Audiophile Audition, that Naxos, the largest classical label in the world, was expected to cease producing SACDs and DVD-As, I checked with their national publicist, Mark A. Berry. He in turn sought confirmation from Naxos' founder and chairman, Klaus Heymann.
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 19, 2006  |  0 comments
Krell restructures S&M: Dean Roumanis, Krell's Chief Operating Officer, announced March 14 that the company had restructured its sales and marketing department to "enable [Krell] to continue to grow our business by maximizing the skills of our personnel."
Wes Phillips  |  Mar 19, 2006  |  0 comments
The Canadian Recording Industry Association (CRIA) commissioned a new 144-page report of radio and consumer survey results, based on data collected between February 17 and 22 by Pollara, Inc. in 1229 telephone interviews with respondents above the age of 13. The purpose of the study was to collect data that the CRIA could submit to the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunication Commission's (CTRC) Commercial Radio Review. (For those interested in reading all 144 pages, click here and download "Appendix A.")