The Origin of the Lullaby

The lullaby is universal across all cultures, but why? What was the original purpose of the lullaby and why did cultures across the globe adopt it as a way to soothe infant children?

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Remembering the Soldier's Sacrifice Through Music

This Memorial Day, as we pause to reflect on the sacrifices of those who died in the line of duty to their country, we can take a journey through the history of the soldier’s story as told with music. The selected songs embody the story of the soldier through the eyes of the contemporaneous culture and hopefully it’s an interesting look at how music has told the soldier’s story from the present back to the American Civil War.

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The New Golden Age of Hi-Fi, Part 2

This is the second part of our occasional series examining the journey into the world of hi-fi. We’ll have two points-of-view, one from a veteran hi-fi traveler and the other from a music lover who is just embarking on a voyage of critical listening.

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The New Golden Age of Hi-Fi, Part 1

This is part one of an occasional series we’ll be running over the next view months examining the journey into the world of hi-fi. We’ll have two points-of-view, one from a veteran hi-fi traveler and the other from a music lover who is just embarking on a voyage into the world of critical listening.

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