Have you ever sat in a French cafe and noticed the accordion-driven musique Française, or heard a samba while sipping sangria? Science tells us that music from the same region as our food can enhance its flavour. But there are some more subtle, surprising pairings. Continue reading
There’s a myth that louder music sounds better. And for some people and genres it’s quite possibly true. Yet since the 80s, audio engineers have continually pushed the envelope of just how loud recordings can sound. It’s great if you’re listening to that latest pop album. But when you’re playing a carefully-curated playlist to your customers and the music disappears? Not so good. Let’s take a look at what’s been dubbed the “loudness war”. Continue reading
With the second release of the Federal Budget, people are scrambling online to find out who the real Winners and Losers are this time around.
Here are some of the more interesting things we’ve found: