Tuesday, 24 May 2011
Digital versus analogue?
It's not really the all important question. But I've just re-discovered my vinyl record selection. Luckily my rather ancient turntable is still working. And it's a very strange feeling, having to admit that vinyls somehow sound rounder (pardon the pun)! Never mind the crackling noises. Maybe this should remind me that digital has its place, but its not for everything? Maybe there's a quality to things that needs different kinds of appreciation. Like this guy, who lives in the Ashmolean (mind you, it's a digital photo):