Overview History of the Technologies for Recording Music and Sound

Sound recording has been around for as long as we can remember. Since we are looking at the technologies of sound recording, this is...

Origins of the Answering Machine

The answering machine has been with us since the late 19th century, although it did not become popular until the 1980s. For a brief...

History of Gramophone

The interest in creating a music-playing and recording device that would make music commercialized started in 1877. While Thomas Edison immediately heeded the call and...

History of Sound Recording

Sound recording is a monumental leap in the timeline of progress of people because it provided for us a new platform in expressing cultural...

Phonograph Records from Beginning to End (almost)

The phonograph is the most recent prototype of modern turntables and it has been the one that was modified since the 1870s to look...

History of Multitrack Recording

Who invented multitrack recording? The short history of multitrack recording started with Bing Crosby but it was the guitarist Les Paul who is credited for...

History of Digital Recording

The credit for the invention of the digital recording is not given to a person but to a company. The first digital recording was publicly...

History of Dictaphone

The history of Dictaphone goes back to the invention rivalry of Thomas Edison and Alexander Graham Bell. Although it was Edison who was the first...

Pandora everywhere: Internet radio service no longer available outside U.S

Pandora Internet Radio has blocked international users, citing a lack of licensing agreements, and introduced a mobile and wireless platform: Pandora Everywhere. While file-sharing systems...

History of Surveillance Recording

Today the issues of privacy, identity theft, and surveillance are always in the news, but the current "surveillance society" has been developing for many...

Top 10 Keith Urban Songs

Besides being married to famous actress Nicole Kidman since 2006, New-Zealand, Australian Singer Urban, is also known for his excellent country music and coaching...

How To Read Guitar Sheet Music For Beginners

The guitar is probably one of the handiest instruments to learn how to play. Perhaps, you might have even learned the rudimentary skills in...

How Long Does It Take To Write A Song?

Cliché as it may seem, but in this content-based age, you do not need to become a professional songwriter before you could produce a...

20 Best Songs About Unrequited Love

In John Green’s book called Will Grayson, Will Grayson mentioned that unrequited loves survive more than requited ones. He never explained the reason behind this...

20 Best Songs About Change

Change can mean a lot of things to many people. At the rate of how things are happening in the world right now, change...