Music
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The Flaming Lips’ Wayne Coyne on stereo vs. surround, and working with Miley Cyrus

We spoke with audio experimenter and renowned rock star Wayne Coyne about The Flaming Lips’ new album, jamming with Miley Cyrus, and streaming vs. vinyl.
Deals

Pioneer bookshelf speakers deliver award-winning sound quality ($90 for Prime members)

Now available to Amazon Prime members for $90, these Andrew Jones-designed Pioneer bookshelf speakers deliver award-winning sound quality in an affordable package that looks great in any home or office.
Home Theater

Want a new turntable for your old vinyl records? Check out LOVE

Meet Love, branded as the world's first intelligent turntable that has just launched a Kickstarter campaign. With a bold attempt to put a new spin on vinyl, Love looks to merge traditional sound with its revolutionary technology.
Music

Is Samsung prepping true wireless earbuds with noise cancellation?

According to new reports, Samsung is preparing a slew of new headphones to launch alongside the Galaxy S8 -- including a wireless pair with active noise cancellation, and a pair without it.
Music

5 songs you need to stream this week: Thundercat, Pond, 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: Thundercat, Pond, Jim James, and more.
Product Review

Jabra Sport Elite Review

Ditch those tethered workout 'buds with Jabra's fully wireless Sport Elite.
Social Media

Facebook is testing its Slideshow musical video tool on Android

Facebook could finally be bringing its Slideshow feature to Android. Launched on iOS in June, Slideshow groups together recently uploaded media, such as images and video clips, into a video with musical accompaniment.
Music

Modern hard rockers Alter Bridge get in tune with the political mood and streaming

Alter Bridge vocalist/guitarist Myles Kennedy talks about how the band’s latest album reflects the emotions a lot of people are feeling right now, as well as how streaming has gone from “shady” to being “the new frontier.”
Music

These are the 12 best radio stations you can stream online

Even in the streaming era, radio stations get some of the best exclusives and curate some of the finest hand-picked playlists around. Here are 12 of our personal favorites that you can stream online.
Movies & TV

Who can make ‘Willy Wonka’ more weird? Michael Bolton in new Honest Trailer

If you've ever wondered what it would sound like if Michael Bolton provided musical narration for Gene Wilder's 1971 classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory, you finally have your answer.
Gaming

Sega graces gamers with massive selection of music on Spotify

Sega has uploaded a ton of music onto Spotify, allowing gamers to listen to classics from games like NiGHTS into Dreams, Out Run, Skies of Arcadia, Jet Set Radio, Galaxy Force, and Alex Kidd.
Mobile

Apple AirPods users are reporting dropped connectivity during phone calls

Apple's AirPods are largely hailed as a great accessory for iPhone 7 users -- but they don't come without their issues. For example, users are reporting that AirPods are randomly dropping connectivity during phone calls.