READER Û DOC To Feel the Music ↠ 9781978643062 FREE ✓ REFLECTIONSLISBURNLTD

Neil Young ✓ To Feel the Music BOOK

READER Û DOC To Feel the Music ↠ 9781978643062 FREE ✓ REFLECTIONSLISBURNLTD â Neil Young took on the music industry so that fans could hear his music—all music—the way it was meant to be heard Today most of the music fans listen to is streamed via online services and highly Us uo To Feel the Music is the true story of Neil’s uest to bring high uality audio back to music lovers which he considers the most important undertaking of his career Inside follow Neil as he discovers the step by step deterioration of recorded sound as analog is methodically replaced by digital CDs MP3s and low price low uality streaming; gathers others committed to his goal of delivering music the way artists intend for it to sound; and eventually develops the Neil Young Archives a high res streaming site that gives users unprecedented access to all of Neil’s music in the best uality their devices can handle videos photos and Neil’s efforts to bring uality audio to his fans garnered media attention when his Kickstarter campaign for his Pono player a revolutionary music player that would combine the highest uality possible w Unless you work in consumer product design or production are a clueless start up wannabe OR a crazy mad Neil Young fan yup you guessed I fit in the latter this really doesn't have a whole lot to offer Which isn't to say in isn't relatively engaging fluidly written and almost anoyingly granular Beware though NY fans The Healer only pens around 25% of the total and while there are a few amusingpertinent insights into his life and thinking like when the guys at Ford bring in a Starbucks for all shortly after the A Rock Star Bucks a Coffee Shop tirade has dropped there's really not enough to engage a non clinically obsessed devotee

DOC ´ To Feel the Music ✓ Neil Young

Ith the portability simplicity and affordability modern listeners crave became the third most successful Kickstarter campaign in the website’s history It had raised than 6M in pledges in 40 days Encouraged by the enthusiastic response Neil still had a long road ahead and his Pono music player would not have the commercial success he’d imagined But he remained committed to his mission and faced with the rise of streaming services that used even lower uality audio he was determined to rise to the challengeAn eye opening read for all fans of Neil Young and all fans of great music as well as readers interesting in going behind the scenes of product creation To Feel the Music has an inspiring story at its heart One determined artist with a groundbreaking vision and the absolute refusal to give up despite setbacks naysayers and skeptic The death of an expensive and impractical reinventing of the digital wheel is commiserated without wit and at length and then Neil Young's own digital archive is celebrated in an unsubtle advert as some sort of alleged 'told you so' that proves nothing

DOC To Feel the Music

To Feel the MusicNeil Young took on the music industry so that fans could hear his music all music the way it was meant to be heard Today most of the music fans listen to is streamed via online services and highly compressed It’s convenient but frustratingly this comes at the cost of uality Gone are the days when it was technologically necessary to compress music into the smallest possible file size yet this remains the industry standardThe result is music that is robbed of its original uality muddy and flat in sound compared to the rich warm sound artists hear in the studio It doesn’t have to be this way but the record and technology companies have incorrectly assumed that most listeners are satisfied with these low uality tracksNeil Young is challenging the assault on audio uality and working to free music lovers from the flat and lifeless stat Should have been a compelling story but the writing was so dull and repetitive and the tone so weirdly angrydefensive that I wound up skimming later chapters even as a huge Neil Young fan and tech interested audiophile A few scattered interesting anecdotes and explanations