Category Archives: Music

Running Jive on Mythtv

Just got Squeezeplay (the new replacement for SoftSqueeze) working from Mythtv! .. and it was dead easy. – Check out the source code from Subversion: svn co http://svn.slimdevices.com/repos/jive/7.4/trunk/squeezeplay – compiled it (if you are doing this on a 64bit box … Continue reading

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Great review of Chinese Democracy

The best review I have read for a long time… Chinese Democracy reviewed by Chuck Klosterman. The following section (the intro) is hilarious. Comparing the review with the hero of Grizzly man…. Reviewing Chinese Democracy is not like reviewing music. … Continue reading

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Rave Generator – Old Skool Fun

Rave Generator – Old Skool Fun Woweee, well it’s better than X Factor/

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Songza – The music search engine & internet jukebox. Listen. Now.

Songza – The music search engine & internet jukebox. Listen. Now. Thanks to Vowe.net for pointing out this excellent music search engine. With websites like this, who needs that multi-week collection of storage hogging oggs

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un-iTunes I am listening too!

Dreams – redone by Deep Dish featuring Stevie Nicks. Cracking track. I even really like the original Fleetwood Mac one… Eeek!!! I’m also getting into the solo album by James Dean Bradfield. I forget the name, but it’s a dammed … Continue reading

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Bad, bad Coldplay ›› journal › itch.in::.

Bad, bad Coldplay ›› journal › itch.in::. So I feel vindicated for hating Coldplay with such a passion! Not that I feel I need any justification other than the mind-numbing pap they make. A few months ago I was bought … Continue reading

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I am listening tooooo!!

Cracking CDs of the moment are most definetly : Balance 007 Chris Fortier A pretty good double cd, but nothing special….except there;s a 3rd CD (wow a double cd with 3 cds), the bonus CD. This is awesome, from the … Continue reading

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Stuart Adamson: RIP (4yrs ago!)

BBC News | MUSIC | Your tributes: Stuart Adamson Bizarre, through a convulted series of things which started with watching Doctor Who, finding out that Restless Natives(top film!) has been released on DVD (mustbuy), and then finding out that Stuart … Continue reading

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M-Audio 1010lt

Well I finally went for the 1010lt. It looks a funky looking card. With tons of spaghetti coming out the back! I plugged it in, compiled some new modules (ice1712), and ran alsaconf. Worked first time and I got Rythmnbox … Continue reading

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Being a PC audiophile

I’m looking for a decent sound card. I’ve got an Audigy 1. This is OK, and works fine for MP3, and DVD viewing. However, I;’ve been recently playing with Mixx and other DJ mixing software (all on Linux of course). … Continue reading

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