| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The electronic dance music, or EDM, revolution has officially reached the Peninsula. Staff at Hampton Coliseum announced Wednesday that Pretty Lights and Bassnectar, two of the genre's big names, will perform there Dec. 28 & 29.
Tickets go on sale 10 a....
| May 22, 2012
| 10:44 AM
Congrats to all the 2012 graduates out there! My best wishes go out to all of you as you pursue your future endeavors!
Microsoft is offering a new computing experience for Windows 7 with its Microsoft Signature customization service. Basically, what this...
| May 23, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Facebook is into file-sharing, don't ask me how -- i just figured out what "poking" is all about. And don't worry, I won't poke ya!
Anyway, this is Facebook's response to what it describes as the most requested feature for groups. You can upload files of...
| May 24, 2012
| 6:53 AM
A new study shows that young people who listen to loud music are more likely to drink, do drugs and have risky sex. The Chicago Tribune explains:
Researchers found that teens and young adults who spent a lot of time listening to loud music —...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 4:10 PM
Name: Finis SwiMP3 2G
What it is: a waterproof MP3 player that, rather than ear buds, transmits audio via bone conduction. The SwiMP3 has 2GB of storage, enabling a swimmer to listen to music, books on tape and podcasts with great sound. Swimmers...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 1:18 PM
As you celebrate the return of summer in the garden or out in the yard, the last thing you want to worry about is the safety of your phone or MP3 player. Listen to music and have your phone handy with the i1015 case from Pelican Products (www.pelican.com)...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:05 AM
In preparation for the new season, we thought it was time to spruce up the website. You know, tidy things up, make it easy to listen to the radio show, make it more interactive. Here's what we came up with.
EPISODE PLAYER: You may have noticed the...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 1:04 PM
Apple's ambition to improve the fidelity of music downloads has diminished since the death of founder Steve Jobs, according to singer-songwriter Neil Young.
Apple consulted with the influential musician, along with many others in the music industry,...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:20 PM
Books and music go way back — at least as far back as the epic poets, whose tales of heroic deeds were sung to gathered Greeks long before they were stuffed between two covers for high school students. When singer-songwriter Joe Pernice signed his...
| Feb 14, 2012
| 7:33 AM
Music is the universal language and the Internet makes access to music ridiculously simple to obtain. There are many different ways to obtain music on the Internet — some are legal; others are not.
Although the Internet unfortunately has bred an...
| Aug 17, 2012
| 7:39 AM
I first encountered Theresa Andersson at the Attucks Theatre in Norfolk where she played as part of the Discovery Music Series. What a discovery she was. A solo artist who mastered the art of using looping pedals, her set was tuneful and surprising....