Over the past couple of years I have been seeing the same term banded around prior to the official release date of an album, "leaked", and it bugs me because if you had an ounce of common sense, you would click that it's just a
tired old marketing ploy.
How so? Well, most music fans get excited for when the release date of their favourite singer/bands album is published and then like to fire off a few hundred tweets and Facebook posts predicting how the next album will change their life forever, yadda yadda. What... [read more]
dhAUD SoundCloud is a free program that allows you to download audio files from SoundCloud for future offline listening.
This program can come in extremely handy too, if you were to want to backup your SoundCloud account by downloading all your audio files in a few simple clicks.
To use the program, you just need to download it (using the link below), then once it's downloaded, unzip it and double-click 'dhAUD SoundCloud.exe' to run it. Once loaded, you just need to enter the/your username of the SoundCloud account, select the maximum amount of audio files to... [read more]
Before I start, I am hoping that you A) have downloaded Icecast 2 and B) have some software installed that is compatible with Icecast 2 (Like SAMBroadcaster, etc..).
Right, first extract the icecast download and put it somewhere easy to navigate to (I put mine on the root of my C drive). Now navigate to "/icecast/etc/"
There will be a file in there called "icecast.xml". Open that with Notepad and scroll down just a tiny bit and you'll see an "<authentication>" section. You will need to change the passwords here (default: hackme) that I've highlighted, change them to something that'll... [read more]
After some bollock-aching searching, I have finally came across a clean version of the music mix that was used for the London New Year Fireworks 2013 display.
Nero - Me And You
Willy Moon - Yeah Yeah
Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus
Electric Light Orchestra - Mr Blue Sky
Take That - Shine
Simůn Barrera - Wide Awake vs Paradise [Katy Perry & Coldplay]
Public Enemy - Harder Than You Think
Sam and the Womp - Bom Bom
Psy - Gangnam Style
Calvin Harris... [read more]
Whether you believe the world is due to end on 21st December 2012 or not, it's another excuse to have a bit of fun (what with pubs having "End of the World Sales" etc...). So to join in with this fun, I've made a nice little "mock" CD compilation for the end of the world - I should've called it "Now That's What I Call The End Of The World", but I don't want a shit load of lawyer standing outside my house... [read more]