Posts about Music

Fairy Tale of Censorship

Published on 18 December 2007 in ,

Well Radio 1's decision to censor The Pogues' Fairytale of New York has now been reversed now, but sometimes I just want to throw a dictionary at some people.

Protection Racket

Published on 4 October 2005 in , ,

I don't often comment on news stories but I loved the Media Guardian article about the fact that 90% of entertainment companies are failing to protect their products from illegal online use, and that only 50% of products have any protection.

Music Player Stats

Published on 16 May 2005 in , ,

Nearly three weeks since getting it, I've been rather haphazardly ripping CDs and uploading them onto my new MP3 player, getting so far 64 albums on it, with a total of 851 tracks and using 2.9Gb - only 16Gb to go.

Into the Digital Age

Published on 28 April 2005 in , ,

When I worked at Bush House, it was a daily ritual. Just before going out, pick up a CD, bung it in my CD player and run out the door. One CD would generally last me door to door. But not any more.