Jared Sacks: DSD Present and Future

Feb 23, 2014 Some months back, SACD and DSD champion Jared Sacks, founder of Channel Classics, stopped by Casa Bellecci-Serinus in Oakland for an extended chat about the history of his label, recording in DSD, and his new download site. I started our conversation by asking Jared to share his history with music and the industry with Stereophile:

Alón’s Video Vault

Feb 19, 2014

One of my all-time favorite music videos. It boggles my mind that someone (anonymous so far) actually envisioned this! I'm not saying anything else. Just turn up your volume and click on the image to watch. Enjoy. Alón  

Favorite Articles About Music

Feb 15, 2014

 This article was published on my 47th birthday in 2007 – which has absolutely no significance – nonetheless, it remains one of my favorites. If  this "social experiment" got under your radar,  you're in for a fascinating treat. When you click on the link to read more, please remember to come back here to post your impressions. Also, if you have a great article about music that inspires you, send it in. Enjoy! Can one of the nation's great musicians cut through the fog of a D.C. rush hour? Let's find out. By Gene Weingarten Washington Post Staff Writer Sunday,…

One Track Mind

Feb 13, 2014

Since taking the responsibility of leading BAAS into its future – a mere 24 hours ago – I think I've pulled out most of my hair and, I believe, if you look carefully, you can still see some smoke emanating from my ears. Ah, the joys of a crash course in support and communications systems for an online community... and I thought the presidency was going to be all "cush" with limos to trade shows, free drinks and such... Guess not. However, I think I've got my arms wrapped around this three-headed technology beast and I'm moving forward. Welcome to…