I'm a musician. Sometimes this year or next year, I want to release my entire back catalog into the wild, under a Creative Commons license. Please give me your best guessimates for what format I should use and where I should post my songs. [more inside]
I would like to add video to a scrapbook/photoalbum. What device could best do this, cheaply? I have a Sansa Fuze mp3 player, which is small and can play video, but when turning it on, a reader would have to know how/where to navigate menus to find the videos. Is there anything small, battery powered, and cheap, that when activated, either automatically starts playing the video, or simply presents the reader with a list of videos to choose from? [more inside]
How well with the 8 GB SanDisk Sana Clip+ get along with the iPig? Specific questions inside. [more inside]
Can you recommend some indie/hip African or Reggae bands? [more inside]
How do I download music on Curtis MP2012UK MP3 Player [more inside]
Song identification needed for the music in a couple of the station ID bumpers on KCRW's online music stream. Difficulty level: no lyrics. MP3 snippets inside. [more inside]
What's the best way for me to rip all my CDs to mp3 and ensure that the files get named the way I want, and everything is tagged the way I want? [more inside]
I'm looking for a small-scale audio e-commerce software with PayPal or other payment integration. [more inside]
Friend's having an iPod wedding. How to export playlists as single, crossfaded (possibly beatmatched) files? [more inside]
How do I set up an effective sync scenario with Media Monkey and my Philips mp3 player? [more inside]
What's a good MP3 player for audiobooks, podcasts, and lectures? It has to support variable playback speed, and it would be nice if it's small and cheap. [more inside]
Got a $5 credit from Amazon.com's mp3 department. What are some l-o-n-g cuts (or albums comprised of lengthy tunes) that will give me some serious bang for my buck? I'm particularly partial to lengthy ambient/drone classics like Terry Riley's In C, Manuel Göttsching's E2-E4, Brian Eno's Music for Airports and other extended outings.
How can I stream my music library to my iPhone? [more inside]
How can I make an iTunes smart playlist with randomly selected songs including no repeats from any one artist? [more inside]
Okay Apple has killed something beautiful named Lala. Need help finding a replacement. Requirements inside. [more inside]
I want to buy a car stereo with a USB input. Any suggestions? [more inside]
I would like to run MP3 files through speech recognition to turn them into text (recorded class lectures). Can anyone recommend software to do this (directly from the mp3's - I can only find speech recognition for microphone input)
Is there a program for OS X 10.4 that will automatically create a chaptered playlist/m3u file for a large mp3?
Is there a program for OS X 10.4 that will automatically create a chaptered playlist/m3u file for a large mp3, or slice the mp3 into chunks? [more inside]
I'm need help building a playlist of good melancholy songs with 'Woo' prominently in the background. Like Ane Brun's "10 seconds" or Wiz Khalifa's "When U Find". Not just songs that have a chorus, or have a chorus on the refrain, but ones that feature the 'woo' prominently like these two.
I'm looking for a Jiminy Cricket mp3 and can't find it anywhere. It's a Disney Sing-a-Long called "You are a Human Animal." [more inside]
My Touch 3 G---how to save e-mail attachments to the SD? [more inside]
I need to find TV and movie clips depicting conversations about school. They must be intelligible out of context, and appropriate for 12 year olds. Either show or episode recommendations would be great. [more inside]
Has the proliferation of MP3 players/other personal music devices had a negative impact on buskers? [more inside]
Anyone have any experience with renting a wide variety of audio books (preferably in MP3 format) online? I'm looking for reputable rental services for audio books, preferably via download. My local library does audio downloads. and I do use them, but their selection is limited.
If I build a project in Windows Movie Maker, is it possible to save it as an audio file instead of a WMV file? If not, what's the best way to get around this? [more inside]
How can I consolidate music files from two computers (one windows, one linux) into one folder without duplicates? I'm thinking of using rsync. [more inside]
Copyright-free bluegrass music in mp3 or wav format -- anyone know where I can get me some? [more inside]
Posting snippets of copyrighted songs online. Legality and stickiness thereof? [more inside]
Audio fingerprinting and ID3 tagging that populates fields with Last.fm data: Does it exist? [more inside]
Is there a tool for OS X that can find ID3 information for MP3 files based on... I don't know... some kind of file fingerprint? MD5, etc? Have a ton of MP3s that I don't want to go through manually. Thanks!
I can't seem to be able to download certain episodes of the Answer Me This! podcast from the iTunes Store. Although the titles show up in my iTunes podcast library, they seem to be streaming links with no mp3 files actually copied to my machine. [more inside]
An alternative to all the iPhone vs. iPod touch questions: Do I want an iPod touch, Zune HD, or iPod Nano? [more inside]
I have a USB charger for my phone and another for my MP3 player. Can I use one for both without fear of damaging my two most favoritest electronic devices? [more inside]
How can I get Amazon to give me mp3 files for single songs and amz files for albums only? Alternatively, how can I get it to go back to only giving me mp3 files (and not download albums at all)? The FAQ doesn't seem to cover it or I can't find it at least and I'm hesitant to experiment at a dollar a pop.
I'm a musician looking for basic software to slow down a song so I can figure out how to play difficult sections by ear. Difficulty: free and small preferred. [more inside]
I'm looking for a place to share audio files with friends and family. Nothing copyrighted; mainly voice memo recordings, for my parents of their grandchild. [more inside]
I have an mp3 file. Can you recommend a teleconference service that will let me upload the file, so that we can give people a phone number and they'll hear the recording? [more inside]
Where on the web can I download danceable music mixes...without getting heavily involved in music scenes? - including indie, world music etc. [more inside]
Do I want a wireless bridge? [more inside]
Anyone had any luck with Subsonic on an Android phone? I can't find any in-depth reviews, so I turn to the Green. [more inside]
Help me fix my circa 2004 Creative Zen Micro and save a few square inches of landfill space! [more inside]
Problem converting 3gp audio files. (recorded on Motorola Droid) [more inside]
What's a good source for legit, public domain MP3s of university fight songs? I am specifically looking for any PD recordings of Tufts University's "Tuftonia Days" as performed by the marching band. Neither archive.org nor Google are turning up any hits. Is there some corner of the internet where I should be looking?
Fastest way to listen to and tag a bunch of MP3s really quickly? [more inside]
Can I use the iPod Nano MP3 player with my own headphones and non-itunes music? [more inside]
iTunesFilter: I got an iTunes gift card for Christmas - $15. What could I possibly buy on iTunes that I couldn't just download somewhere else?
Where have you found good long streaming/mp3 sources for nature sounds, like rainfall or oceans or crickets? This question was asked and partially answered before (in 2005 and again in 2006) but here we are almost in 2010 so I figure there must be some new stuff out there. [more inside]
What are some of your favorite self-help audio books available on MP3?
How can I fix unplayable MP3s recovered from a formatted hard drive? [more inside]
Need a cheap way to convert .SND to .MP3 files. [more inside]