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Converse Debuts All-Star Sneaker With A Built-In Wah Pedal

06/22/2016, For those who don’t play guitars, you might not be familiar with guitar pedals like the Wah pedal. Essentially what the Wah pedal does is that it shifts the tone of your guitar’s sound as you step on it, and how much it shifts depends on how much you...

Alicia Keys Is Banning Phones From Her Concert

06/19/2016, It used to be in the old days when you look into a crowd of concertgoers, you might see a sea of lighters held up in the air, particularly during ballads or slower and more “emotional” songs. These days you look into a crowd and all you are greeted...

Shazam For Android Has A New ‘Auto’ Listening Mode

06/17/2016, Over the years Shazam has updated itself to include new features, which unfortunately has made the app very bloated and to a certain extent laggy. This means that if you’re in a rush to try and identify a song that’s ending, the time it takes to...

Apple Does Not See An ‘End Date’ With Music Downloads

06/15/2016, With music streaming services like Apple Music, listening to music legally has become more affordable. Instead of spending $9.99 on an album, you can spend that same amount a month to listen to as much music as you can, which is why it isn’t surprising...

Napster Is Back (Sort Of, And Not Really)

06/15/2016, Napster was launched in 1999 and while piracy has always been around. Napster kind of made it easier for the layman to get their hands on pirated music and content without having to try too hard. It was a controversial program and was eventually shutdown....

Amazon To Launch Their Own Music Streaming Service [Rumor]

06/10/2016, Amazon has Prime Music which is almost like a music streaming platform, with the main difference being its catalog and the fact that it is only open to those who subscribe to Amazon’s Prime $99 a year membership. Now according to a report from Reuters,...

Apple Includes Chinese Instruments In Logic Pro X Update

06/09/2016, When it comes to music creation software, Apple has two options for users: GarageBand and Logic Pro X. Both apps allow users to create music as well as to mix and master them, although Logic Pro X, as the name implies, is aimed more at the professional...

Major iTunes Overhaul Rumored For WWDC 2016

06/09/2016, Apple’s iTunes software has evolved over the years and naturally so as Apple comes up with new products and services in which iTunes kind of acts as a hub for it. For example you can manage your iOS devices from iTunes. You can buy and download music...

Fallout 4 Limited Edition Vinyl Soundtrack Now Available

06/08/2016, Vinyl is definitely making a comeback these days and let’s face it, collecting vinyl does seem to be more aesthetically pleasing compared to the dull plastic CD cases that we’ve all gotten used to. That being said, if you are a fan of the Fallout 4...

Alexander Wang Will Curate Apple Music’s Fashion Playlist

06/07/2016, It is no secret that Apple is into fashion and would love to consider themselves more of a lifestyle company than a tech one. All we have to do is look at all the recent exec hires, many of which are from the fashion world, and let’s not forget the...

New Rock Band 4 Guitar Controller Teased

06/03/2016, Just like how gamers might have their pick of gaming keyboards and mice, it makes sense for gamers to also be able to pick their instruments when it comes to games like Rock Band 4. Now if you’re in the market for a new guitar controller, the game’s...

Björk Partners With HTC, Brings Music Videos To Virtual Reality

06/03/2016, While gaming might be the most obvious thing one can do with a virtual reality headset, the reality is that it can be used for all sorts of things and things that we would normally not have thought. Now if you’re a fan of Björk and her music, you might...

Apple Music Gains ‘Breaking’ Playlists

05/31/2016, There have several criticisms lobbied at Apple Music, at least compared to its competitors like Spotify. One of the criticisms was that it was hard to discover new music, and that the UI was confusing and could do with some reworking. That being said, the...

Twitter To Enable 30-Second Spotify Clip Previews On Your Timeline

05/26/2016, A couple of years ago, Twitter announced a feature called Audio Cards which basically allowed users to embed links that could play within Twitter itself, as opposed to having to launch a separate website. However at that time, the feature was only...