I'm too young to remember the Summer of Love. But thanks to the Technicolor Web of Sound (TWOS), I can revisit it vicariously through the music and audio artifacts of the period. This...
New York City — America's cultural and intellectual capital. If you want to be at the heart of what's going down in American arts, letters and thinking, NYC is the place to be. But if you...
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, one of the world's premier live music events, kicks off this Friday. The Jazz Fest website describes it as "a 10-day cultural feast in which thousands...
The webcast aTTeNTioN
sPaN raDiO 1 (known as ASR) can be a
real godsend if you're into instrumental jazz, rock, and soul — but want something more
engaging than smooth jazz....
One of the things I like best about Internet radio is the opportunity it gives me to listen to local radio stations that are leaders in their field — even when they're not local to me.
Sometimes it just takes a slightly
different perspective to make the commonplace seem fresh. That's how I'd
characterize Azur FM - a refreshing look at pop music.
This radio station is...
I recently had an opportunity to take home a Focal XS® 2.1 Multimedia Sound System and try it out for a while. It was an assignment I readily...
SO2250B24 is back with another Sound Ordnance YouTube video post . In his first video , our favorite fan demo'd the hard-hitting power his Sound
Ordnance M-2250 2-channel amp and ...
I'm a big fan of listener-supported radio. I'll gladly endure a week or two of fundraising pitches twice a year, as long as they sustain a worthy source of out-of-the-ordinary,...
All along, I knew I was going to take advantage of the CDA-9887's IMPRINT ™ sound tuning capability as the final stage in the Hi-Fi 2.0 ...
Crutchfield Writing Team
Until recently, I've never had a huge interest in Macro Photography. I've always been a photographer who loves to capture people or a beautiful landscape of the sun setting on the beach. It's not...
Last week I posted JustPlaneRC's YouTube video where he unboxed his pair of Sound Ordnance™ B-24 subwoofers . Cool as it was, I agreed with a commenter that we wanted to see the things in...
JustPlaneRC was pretty excited to get his Sound Ordnance™ bandpass enclosure with two 12" subwoofers and Sound Ordnance M-2225 2-channel car amplifier — so much so he recorded his...
The term "Internet radio" seems to be everywhere. Internet
radio's now built into an increasing number of smart phones, laptops, TV, streamers and
even tabletop radios . But what exactly is...
April, 1964. That's when I fell in love with radio. Billboard magazine listed five Beatles songs at the top of the Hot 100 pop chart. I vividly recall sitting transfixed in front of my father's ...
So all the gear I needed is installed; the car has been treated liberally with Dynamat ; and we've recently taken delivery of the finished Sokoband ...
Not so long ago, our cars were just the way we got from one
place to another. Where you were going was more important than what you did on
the way. These days, things are a little different. Many...
I came across a blog post on the Gadgeteer website recently that is near and dear to my heart. It's entitled " My Crutchfield Experience ," and in it author Dave Rees details his experience...
My husband and I recently returned from our honeymoon cruise in the Mediterranean. While out on our shore excursions, we were whisked from one tourist site to the next, and I couldn't...
I am a photographer, not a videographer. Being good at one doesn't make you good at the other, as they are vastly different disciplines. But more and more SLR cameras come with video recording...