‘Music Freaks’ Posts

6 Ways To Go To Concerts For Free

6 Ways To Go To Concerts For Free

You hate Ticketmaster fees? Get in line. No one wants to pay them, but these same people don’t know how to get around them. Here’s the deal, you don’t have to even buy tickets for shows if you’re smart. There are plenty of ways to get around all the drama and still get into the ...

H1tchr Drops Information on Artists Right into Spotify

H1tchr Drops Information on Artists Right into Spotify

Spotify apps have done little to impress me over the past 10 months since they’ve been introduced. TuneWiki, while brutally flawed, is a great app for learning lyrics, karaoke, or discovering that you’ve been butchering many songs for years and years. Beyond TuneWiki, however, Spotify apps are not as useful as I once dreamed they ...

Getting the Most out of iTunes

Getting the Most out of iTunes

Photo Courtesy: MCExtender RockBox For readers who are struggling to hold on to that old iPod, there’s hope. Rockbox has come to the rescue. This open-source firmware allows user’s to edit the interface of their music player’s UI. This allows listeners to not only add something new, but also create something unique. Besides making music ...

How To Quickly Download MySpace Music

How To Quickly Download MySpace Music

There are a couple tutorials floating around the internet for how to download or “rip” music from your favorite MySpace artist before buying a concert ticket this summer, but they all require you to either sift through the source or install a program. Ick. The following is not a tutorial. One step: visit File2HD.com. Paste ...

Seeq and You Shall Find

Seeq and You Shall Find

We’ve kind of decided to stop posting random links. This is the most worthy exception there’s ever been. It’s even a worthy reason for me to stop doing all of my very important work right now and share this with you: SeeqPod Playable Search     This is an extremely powerful search engine that limits ...

Study Abroad Study Music

I’m studying abroad in Germany once again come Tuesday. I’ve started packing digitally, at least. I can’t quite afford to bring along my 80 gigs worth of music, especially since my laptop’s hard drive is a measly 40 gigs. I embarked on a solution a few days ago and found the mother lode. Anywhere.FM looks ...

Concerts Abroad

Concerts Abroad

The sweet sounds of Willy Mason graced my ears last night in Cologne, Germany. I had never really listened to too much of his stuff before, he proved himself unto my musical tastes. The crowd of 50 or so in attendance gave him two encores. At the concert, I noticed a few things that I’m ...

Correction on the iTunes Quick Tip Last Week

It appears Apple has patched this “flaw” in the five user limit, thus invalidating last week’s “QuickTip: Let More Than 5 People Listen to Your Music (on iTunes) and Give the RIAA the Middle Finger”. My apologies on the shoddy reporting and false information. Passwording your library is not a work-around for the iTunes five ...

Get Your Summer Music Festival On

It’s one thing to drink yourself to death during the summer. It’s more worthwhile to set aside some of that money that would be spent on booze and attend a music festival near you. Tickets for these festivals are going on sale soon, if they aren’t already. My first large-scale festival was Sasquatch! during Memorial ...

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