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BBC Musical Perception Test

A friend from the UK forwarded a link to an online musical perception test produced by the BBC in cooperation with some UK researchers. It was really interesting. The hardest part of the test for me was the “music memory” … Continue reading

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Some of my Favorite Tracks Right Now

I admit it. I’m addicted to music. Spotify and Soundrop are my drug. Lately, Betoko and Maya Jane Coles tracks are stuck in my head I just can’t get enough. Here’s a short playlist. http://open.spotify.com/user/alpinelakes/playlist/5ZAY2AcfE3cUGlXsDlHqq3 I love this shit.

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AlpineLakes Stars 2013.01

My starred Spotify tracks from January, 2013 (mostly electronica): http://open.spotify.com/user/alpinelakes/playlist/1PrSmIqri3ZvEHBxjX6Ug7 The playlist is also shuffling on Orbital Radio: http://orbital.chrisrussell.net

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Mahavishnu Orchestra Live at BBC 1972

Excellent live recording of the Mahavishnu Orchestra in 1972.

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Building and Sharing Ordered Playlists in Spotify

Over the past weekend I collected a bunch of tracks I’ve heard recently on Soundrop and put together a Spotify playlist to share with my friends online. For this specific playlist I wanted to order the tracks so that flowed … Continue reading

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Fun with Spotify & Soundrop

I’ve been a big fan of the Spotify music platform since it launched in the U.S. last year. Spotify hosts a massive online archive of music available for streaming. Wikipedia states that Spotify’s catalog comprised 15-million tracks in July, 2011. … Continue reading

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