Month: April 2014

Vinyl not better than CD?

News blog Vox discusses whether the audio quality on vinyl really is better than on CDs. “On a theoretical level, there’s just no reason it should be the case that vinyl sounds better“, the author of the article contends, and continues: “There are built-in problems with using vinyl as a data encoding mechanisms that have no […]

Makiko Hirabayashi

The featured track is from an album realeased in 2009 on the German label Enja: The Tokyo-born pianist Makiko Hirabayashi‘s “Makiko”. Hirabayashi is currently living in Denmark and is here accompanied by two reknowned Danish musicians, Klavs Hovman on bass and Marilyn Mazur on percussion. Read more about the album here or visit Hirabayashi’s website.