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2010-02-23 07:30:00

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Feb. 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Zenph Sound Innovations, Inc., the company whose ground-breaking technology transforms recorded music into data describing precisely how musicians perform, has released its third album to critical reviews that extend its reputation for technical preeminence and acoustic perfection. Thought leaders throughout the audio industry have agreed that Zenph's Rachmaninoff Plays Rachmaninoff, released by Sony Masterworks, ranks as one of the...

2009-11-03 23:00:00

CAMPBELL, Calif., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Adaptive Sound Technologies, Inc. (ASTI) announced today that it will pay cash rewards to ASTI customers who refer friends that in turn buy an Ecotones or Ecotones Duet directly from ASTI. The new "Tell-a-Friend" program rewards customers for doing what they have been doing since the first Ecotones was introduced late last year: letting friends in on the secret to better sleep. ASTI-registered customers as of October 1, 2009 and new customers who...

2009-10-12 22:59:00

CAMPBELL, Calif., Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Adaptive Sound Technologies, Inc. (ASTI) today announced the Ecotones Duet, the latest in the company's line of sound machines to employ its patented Adaptive Sound Technology for superior sound masking. Chronic insomnia and numerous sleep-related problems are so pervasive that an estimated 500 million people worldwide suffer from them, including 25% of Americans according to the Centers for Disease Control. As noise pollution, urban...

2009-06-24 07:00:00

Customers include leading labels and distributors SOMERVILLE, Mass., June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The Echo Nest, a music intelligence platform providing data-driven solutions to the digital music industry, today announced the launch of its Fanalytics platform. Fanalytics applies patented web crawling, machine learning and semantic web technology to help artists and labels better understand, locate and build their online fan base. As part of the launch, The Echo Nest announced an existing...

2009-06-23 05:00:00

FORTHCOMING ALBUM, "ON WITH THE SHOW," FEATURES 11 RECENT TRACKS, 8 CO-WRITTEN BY LAMBERT NEW YORK, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The much-discussed new single, "Want" by Adam Lambert will be available on iTunes beginning June 23rd, 2009. The song comes from a full album entitled On With The Show, which will be released by Hi Fi Recordings/Wilshire Records this summer. The vast majority of songs on the album were co-written by Lambert, in fact; eight tracks of the forthcoming eleven song album...

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2009-05-20 16:00:00

"Five-dimensional" discs with storage capacity 10,000 times that of current DVDs could be on the market within a decade, researchers said on Wednesday. A team from Swinburne University of Technology in Australia said by using nanoparticles and adding a "polarization" dimension to existing technology, storage capacity can be vastly increased without changing the size of a disc. The researchers reported that the technique has allowed them to store 1.6 terabytes of data on a single disc, with...

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2009-04-26 14:00:00

Record stores are opening rather than closing in Los Angeles as the public is slowly re-embracing vinyl records, a store owner says. Neil Schield, who opened the Origami record shop in Los Angeles' Echo Park neighborhood, said records are the only portion of the physical music business enjoying sales growth amid a sea of digital music downloads, the Los Angeles Times said Sunday. Such increased interest in vinyl recordings comes after scores of Los Angeles record stores were forced out of...

2009-03-11 11:00:00

Remastered Titles Presented on Limited Edition, 180-Gram Audiophile Quality Vinyl with Original Artwork and Packaging HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Put the needle in the groove! Capitol/EMI's high quality "From The Capitol Vaults" U.S. vinyl campaign continues on June 16 with the limited edition release of 11 classic, standout albums from the label's celebrated catalog on 180-gram vinyl. Capitol/EMI's June 16 "From The Capitol Vaults" releases, all previously out of print on...

2009-03-03 17:57:00

Audiolife, an Artist Services Company headquartered in Los Angeles, has built a new technology platform that will change the way indie artists sell CDs online LOS ANGELES, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Audiolife (www.Audiolife.com), the Los Angeles-based Artist Services Company responsible for the development of a new media web-platform specifically designed for indie artists to sell music online and on-demand to fans, has released an in-depth report of findings on the future of selling CDs...

2009-03-03 06:55:00

Recording offered by the consortium of Ampersand Records USA, Lake Carmel Music and Navybob, LLC; only existing original analog master tape recordings of this performance NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Another piece of American musical history is going on eBay. The consortium that brought you the Original Master Tape Recording by Bob Dylan that was sold on eBay has done it again. Now on eBay is the actual Original 24-Track Analog Recording of the Johnny Cash Concert that took place on...


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tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.