Neil Young clinging to sinking ship Pono and branching into hi-res music streaming

Not willing to give up on his failing music service Neil Young has revealed big plans for Pono that he hopes will resurrect it to success. In 2014 Neil Young released the questionable Pono player…

Major music piracy site MP3Skull faces defeat from RIAA and labels

One of the prime sites for illegal music downloads, MP3Skull have closed down for good after facing music giants in a legal battle After facing a combination of the music industry’s biggest powerhouses in court MP3Skull,…

Niel Young’s PonoMusic site down for the indefinite future

The website companion to Neil Young’s Pono player that offers high quality music downloads has been taken down with no date given for it’s return. Over the weekend ponomusic.com was taken down without warning. The site…

Onkyo’s New Hi-Res Portable Player Changes The Game

Onkyo are taking portable music to the next step with their new high resolution, dual amp, android powered player. Japanese audio manufacturers Onkyo are back at it with an incredible new player. Launching this month…

RouteNote Launches FLAC Distribution In Beta

RouteNote is now trialling FLAC Upload Beta, a feature we hope will further enhance our services and our user’s experience. For those who don’t know, FLAC (Free Lossless Audio Codec) is a lossless audio compression,…

Meridian Unveil MQA – Efficient Hi-Res Audio

Some recent advances in tech and new devices have pushed hi-res music closer to the public, but there are still a number of factors that are holding this shift from entering the mainstream. The size…

Pop Danthology 2014 – 66 Of The Years Most Popular Tracks

After a total of 180 hours of work, Daniel Kim has finished his annual Pop Danthology mashup. With a total of 66 songs, this covers a huge range of the year’s most popular music. It’s…

Rdio Bring High Quality Audio To All

Before considering purchasing a new device with high resolution audio playback, it’s worth noting high quality content is still limited. Over the last year various music stores have begun slowly adapting to the imminent death…

Sony Xperia Z3 Brings High-Res Audio To The Phone

Last year, the release of the LG G2 was the first to bring high-res (24bit/192kHz) music to the smartphone. Sony join the club with the new Xperia Z3. This comes as no surprise after the…

Sony Release An Affordable High-Res Music Player

Sony entered the high-res music player scene earlier this year with the NWZ-ZX1. With 128GB of internal storage, a beautiful build and delivering on the high-res promise, it seemed a great product… except the price….