| Jun 15, 2011
| 12:50 PM
Name: iMainGo X
What it is: A portable speaker for iPod, iPhone, iPod Touch and most MP3s, even electric guitars in need of a practice amp. All you need is a 3.5-millimeter connection.
How it works: Plug your device into the input port and use the...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 4:15 PM
If you're frantically looking for a last-minute gift, you still have a little time. Travel gadgets can be among the most fun to receive, so get to a travel store or the travel section at a department store. You're almost guaranteed to score.
| Apr 3, 2011
Q: Hi Eric; I have a collection of 45s and LPs in my basement that I play and enjoy. I would like to upload them to my computer. Could you give me ideas about what equipment and software I would need to do this? Thanks.
— Bevin Prussia
A: If you...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 3:32 PM
Q: I need help on a good music program. I would like to buy (not free sites such as Limewire) and download only music I desire. I hear folks talk about iTunes, but that and VCast seem to be directed to my cellphone. I want to download to my PC. Other...
| Apr 6, 2012
When visiting my neighborhood record store in recent years, I've breezed past the front of the shop — and most of the compact disc-browsing shoppers — to get where I wanted to be: the rows of vinyl in the back.
Whether it was the warm...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 5:28 PM
I was honored and thrilled to be a guest on the most recent edition of the Season Pass Podcast, a weekly discussion about theme parks and roller coasters.
I spoke with co-hosts Doug Barnes and Brent Young for more than an hour about past, present and...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:05 AM
In preparation for the new season, we thought it was time to spruce up the website. You know, tidy things up, make it easy to listen to the radio show, make it more interactive. Here's what we came up with.
EPISODE PLAYER: You may have noticed the...
| Nov 28, 2010
When Elton John stopped in Los Angeles this month on his latest concert tour, he came in with one of the biggest storehouses of hits in pop music history. But instead of diving headlong into his catalog, he and his old friend Leon Russell devoted the...
| Nov 19, 2010
| 4:55 PM
Christmas creeps ever closer, so you know what that means: Black Friday sales and plenty of holiday-themed gift offerings.
And Sony is there for Disney fans, too, though only for its Japan market with one particularly cute Mickey-and-Minnie themed item....
| Jan 17, 2011
| 4:37 PM
As you may have heard, our inaugural L.A. Unheard concert will come to the Autry this Thursday. In association with Spaceland Productions, we're proud to present Unheard alumni Lord Huron (playing with the Calder Quartet) and Gamble House as well as...