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Don’t expose Gremlins to water or light, but the vinyl soundtrack is another story

Mondo’s upcoming double-LP vinyl release of the 'Gremlins' soundtrack features artwork that changes when exposed to water or bright sunlight, just like the film’s titular furry creatures do.
Product Review

Etymotic Research ER4XR Review

The company that pioneered hi-fi earbuds just brought them into the 21st century.
Music

Just a month after its launch, Amazon Music Unlimited unveils a family plan

Just over a month after its initial launch, Amazon Music Unlimited has added the new Unlimited Family subscription plan, allowing up to six family members to share a subscription for $15 per month.
Social Media

Ford taps Snapchat maestro DJ Khaled to spread message on new EcoSport

Digital Trends spoke to DJ Khaled, the "King of Snapchat," about celebrities over-sharing on social media in the wake Kim Kardashian being robbed, his feelings on Donald Trump's presidency, and more.
Mobile

Google Play Music offers personalized playlists based on location, weather

The revamped version of Google Play Music taps machine learning algorithms to recommend appropriate songs, playlists, and albums at any given time of day. It's available now for Android and iOS.
Music

5 new songs you need to stream: Run The Jewels, Nathaniel Rateliff and more

Not sure what new music to listen to? We'll let you know what new tracks and albums dropping this week are worthy of your attention. Up this week: Run The Jewels, Nathaniel Rateliff, and more.
Product Review

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 Review

Plantronics BackBeat Pro 2 slims down and shapes up, without losing their great feature set.
Music

Sting releases new CD and reopens Bataclan venue for first time since Paris attacks

Almost one year to the day terrorists attacked and killed scores of people, Sting christens his new album by returning to the site of those terrible attacks, the Bataclan theatre in Paris.
Music

Enigma performs ‘musical alchemy’ with Merlin, his Mac-packed mobile studio

We speak with Enigma, the world-renowned musician known for hits like Return to Innocence. Enigma tells us all about his thoughts on streaming music and his eighth album, The Fall of a Rebel Angel.
Cool Tech

As far as Kickstarter projects go, this amazing virtual drum kit is tough to beat

Want to get your Keith Moon or John Bonham on, but don’t have space for a real drum kit? No problem: Virtual drumkit Freedrum is your hookup. Here's how you can get your hands on one.
Music

Here are 10 of the greatest Leonard Cohen songs, in honor of the late legend

We've picked ten of our favorite Leonard Cohen songs from throughout his illustrious career, in celebration of the passing of one of the greatest musical poets to ever grace the earth.
Photography

The Zoom Q2n lets you record high-quality audio and comes with a camera

Typically, microphones tend to be attached to cameras, not the other way around. But for Zoom, the company beyond several popular audio recorders used in music and video production, starting with the mic first seemed like a good idea.