"I'm a photographer, and I used to do a lot of music listening in the darkroom. Nowadays the darkroom is silent too. That's because nowadays things are newfangled and you have to sit at a monitor editing and processing images. And, like the darkroom, this provides an opportunity to listen to music. An opportunity that really should not go to waste. Advantage of computer listening over darkroom listening: no whitish burble of running water in the background masking subtle sonic details. Disadvantage: no dancing. Most people don't know this, but darkrooms are to dancing what shower stalls are to singing. There; the darkroom printer's secret is out..."
Read about my adventure in improving my computer's music-making abilities: "The Moo-Fubar: Improving Computer Sound," this week's nearly-completely-off- topic mini-article. The article is at C60, and if you look to the right when you get there you can see some of the Recent Reviews, too, or click on the main header to visit the main site.