Category: Music

What a God Tier Fingerstyle Guitarist Looks Like – Alexandr Misko

I was chilling to Alexandr Misko’s latest album, Beyond the Box, this past weekend. At first blush, you would think it’s a band of guys just jamming it out. Turns out – it’s just one dude. One very talented dude. Solo performance without compromise. Vocals, bass line, rifts, and every dam nuance – on a…

Music in Movies: City of Lies

Born and raised in the heart of Los Angeles, I’ll live and die here. The only thing I’m not proud of is the traffic…and the high-profile murder of one of the greatest Hip-Hop artists of all time.

Music in Movies: Bohemian Rhapsody

A visual insight into those Queen test tracks you love. Bohemian Rhapsody is a foot-stomping celebration of Queen, their music and their extraordinary lead singer Freddie Mercury, who defied stereotypes and shattered convention to become one of the most beloved entertainers on the planet. The film traces the meteoric rise of the band through their…

The New Flagship: Lumin X1 – Fresh Output Stage, PSU, and Optical Networking

The new Lumin X1 is the new flagship offers improvements in dynamics, imaging, and tonal quality. Roon Ready Network Player Dual ES9038Pro DSD512 Femto Clock New output stage New power supply Optical network (in addition to copper Ethernet network) XLR, RCA, BNC-SPDIF, USB audio output (*) Lumin (solid aluminum chassis): 350mm (W), 345mm (D), 60mm…

Music in Movies: Whitney

One of the most talented performers and beautiful voices of our time. This biopic will showcase never before seen personal footage of the late Whitney Houston. A peek of the truth behind the tragedy. In theaters July 6, 2018.

Music in Movies: Flock of Four Trailer

Set over the course of a single night in 1959, FLOCK OF FOUR follows four teens from Pasadena as they journey to Central Avenue, Los Angeles on a quest to find a legendary jazz performer.

Music: The Most Disturbing Song I’ve Ever Heard

Music moves all of us in different ways. I’m a huge fan of Immortal Technique, a hip-hop activist who focuses on politics, socialism, class struggle, government, and institutional racism. Over 15 years ago, I heard this track and it left an image I will never forget. Til this day, it remains the most disturbing recording…