Tag Archives: Paul McCartney

Sir Paul Does It Again

Paul McCartney did a great job remastering Band On The Run, releasing 24 bit 96 kHz, wide dynamic range digital files. The album was released under the “Paul McCartney Archive Collection,” suggesting that there would be other releases. The next in the series is McCartney and McCartney II, Sir Paul’s two one-man-band albums from 1970 […]

WAVE Files, Update

Based on the flurry of activity on my last post, it is clear that some are having problems with the Radiohead WAVE files. Not everyone is having trouble with them – I was able to convert the WAVE files to both FLAC and MP3 with no problems. I have listened to the entire album and […]

What’s Up With The WAV Files?

Paul McCartney and Radiohead have dallied in digital downloads in the past, and their strategy has changed over time. Radiohead’s new album The King Of Limbs is being released as a so-called “newspaper” album. I’m not quite sure what they mean by that. The physical album will be released April 9th, but the digital album […]

Where Are My Smart Agents?

So say you want to buy music online. Why not? It’s convenient and well… convenient. Particularly if you already know what you want. Nothing beats a properly organized, well-stocked record store for finding new music. If you walk in and find music you like, then look at the albums nearby and have a high chance […]

The Fireman Has Landed

Today I got an odd-looking piece of mail: a large blue plastic bag closed by a zip tie and sporting a Swedish customs tag. Big and heavy, I wasn’t sure what was in it, mostly because it was something I ordered six months ago and was a month late – the super special super duper […]