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Billy Corgan on his 107-track Smashing Pumpkins reissue, and what’s ahead

Digital Trends’ music columnist Mike Mettler speaks to Billy Corgan about his new 107-track reissue of the 1998 Smashing Pumpkins album Adore, and what’s ahead for the band.

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Sol Republic’s Punk promises powerful sound in the palm of your hand

The latest portable speaker from Sol Republic, the Punk promises powerful sound in a pint-sized frame, as well as an extended Bluetooth range, and a durable exterior, designed to come along on all your outdoor adventures.

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This Week in Music: Alt-J’s 2nd album and Aphex Twin returns

New music is dropping all the time. It's time to get some new tunes in your ears. Here are our favorite new releases for the week, including the Alt-J, Leonard Cohen, Aphex Twin, The Veronicas, and more!

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The 7 best programs for mixing professional audio

Mix and edit audio like a pro with our picks of the seven best music editing programs currently available on the market.

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Audiofly’s new AF180 will cost you, but the sound makes it all worthwhile

Australia's latest in-ear monitors offer a warm and balanced sound, with all the accuracy you'll need, and virtually none of the snappy bite that often plagues balanced armature headphones. While they're definitely a pricey option, the gorgeous sound softens…

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Marantz unveils its sexy new HD-DAC1 premium headphone amp

Marantz unloads another piece of premium gear with its new HD-DAC1 headphone amp. The amp/DAC plays multiple high-resolution file formats, including DSD, and will push everything from headphones, to speakers.

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Leave your iPhone at home when you run; Apple Watch will play music without it

In an interview with Charlie Rose, Tim Cook revealed that the Apple Watch will play music over Bluetooth without the need for a tethered iPhone.

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Hate the free U2 album? Watch Team Coco’s hilarious take on the U2 backlash

Ok, Apple gets it, you hate the new U2 album. But is deleting it from iTunes enough? In this hilarious new video from Team Coco, ungrateful iTunes users demand restitution beyond the removal of the free album from their phone.

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Apple, U2 collaborating on secretive new ‘digital music format’

U2 frontman Bono revealed this week that he and his band are collaborating with Apple on "a new digital music format," according to Time. The new format is aimed at motivating fans to purchase music again and helping artists receive better compensation for…

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All your burning questions about Neil Young’s PonoPlayer, answered

Will it work with iTunes? Do the files have DRM? How big is it? As the PonoPlayer nears release, we put your most burning questions to Rick Cohen, Chief Operating Officer at Pono

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This tiny Bluetooth speaker generates ridiculously convincing 3D sound (updated)

Mass Fidelity launched an Indiegogo campaign for its powerful Core speaker, which uses Wave Field Synthesis technology to create hi-fi sound.

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Nick Waterhouse’s retro-infused records are blazing the trail for modern mono

Put on a Nick Waterhouse record and you might be transported back to 1964. But the 28-year-old musician released his latest record, Holly, in 2014, and did it quite intentionally using a long-neglected format: mono.

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Sick of U2? Here’s how to remove ‘Songs of Innocence’ from your iTunes

Not a fan of U2 or Apple forcing an album on your iPod? Here's how to remove the new album for your Library so you don't have to look at it anymore.

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