the development of music tech over the years.

  • magnetic tape

    magnetic wire recording had been invented by the Danish engineer Valdemar Poulsen in 1898, then perfected, patented and commercialized by Marvin Cameras in the 1930s. It was used by the armed forces during World War II and considered secret.
  • first ever music video

    Also, Silly Symphony (1929-39) and Fantasia (1940) were animated films/videos (the former one short) that were structured around music. Thus, technically they are music videos
  • cassettes

    a compact case containing a length of magnetic tape that runs between two small reel used for recording or playback of audio or video in a tape recorder.
  • portable CD player

    A CD player is an electronic device that plays audio compact discs, which are a digital optical disc data storage format. CD players were first sold to consumers in 1983
  • cubase

    Cubase is a digital audio workstation developed by Steinberg for music and MIDI recording, arranging and editing. The first version, which was originally only a MIDI sequencer and ran on the Atari ST computer, was released in 1989
  • pro tool

    The first Pro Tools system was launched on June 5, 1991. It was based on an adapted version of Deck along with new editing software, Sound Designer II was still supplied for two-channel editing.
  • ADAT

    Alesis Digital Audio Tape is a magnetic tape format used for the recording of eight digital audio tracks onto the same S-VHS tape used by consumer VCRs.
  • MP3

    MP3 is a digital music format for creating high-quality sound files. It has transformed the way people buy and listen to music
  • vinly

    A vinyl is a phonograph disc record, or simply a phonograph record, gramophone record modulated spiral groove. The groove usually starts near the periphery and ends near the center of the disc.
  • logic pro

    Logic Pro is a digital audio workstation and MIDI sequencer software application for the macOS platform. It was originally created in the early 1990s as Notator Logic, or Logic, by German software developer C-Lab which later went by Emagic.
  • limewire

    LimeWire is a discontinued free software peer-to-peer file sharing (P2P) client for Windows, OS X, Linux and Solaris
  • youtube

    YouTube is a online video sharing service where users can watch, like, share, comment and upload their own videos. The video service can be accessed on PCs, laptops, tablets and via mobile phones.
  • spotify

    Spotify is a digital music, podcast, and a world wide streaming platform that grants you access to millions of songs and other content from creators all over the world.
  • apple music

    The Apple Music app is your one place to manage and listen to your music library. And if you subscribe to Apple Music, you can stream millions of songs, discover new music to add to your collection, and access your music library on your other devices.