Posts Tagged ‘audio recording’

The Thrill Is Gone

May 19, 2015

“The Thrill Is Gone,” written by Roy Hawkins and Rick Darnell, recorded by Mr. Hawkins in 1951.  The record went to Number 6 on the R&B chart, and disc jockey Riley B. King played Hawkins’ record on WDIA Radio. Mr. King soon left broadcasting for a full-time career as a musician, performing as B.B. King.


Daddy, What’s a CD?

August 29, 2011

Daddy, What's a CD?

Astounding animated GIF about Compact Disc audio recording sales from Digital Music News.  Cliff Kuang explains it well at Fast Company Design.