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    • The genius is in the beats. Amon Tobin creates fantastic, groovy beats behind beats. "Supermodified" rolls through your expectations of breakbeat music, and turns them up a bit. It's a mellow album, p
  • Aretha Sings the Blues

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    • While she didn't always have the best taste in song selection, Aretha Franklin is a must-study for anyone with interest in the human voice. She has the kind of powerful, recklessly passionate deliv

  • Physical Graffiti

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    • This album bears every flavor of genius from the five records that came before. It is, I believe, the band's finest. With Physical Graffiti, Zep came raging back to their musical home territory -- har
  • Buffy the Vampire Slayer - Once More, with Feeling

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    • Most musical episodes of TV shows frankly stink. They are usually little more than ill-conceived vehicles intended to let the stars show off what musical talent they have. Once More, With Feeling,

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Kingston to Join the MP3 Player Fray

Kingston announced at the Computex trade show in Taiwan on Tuesday that it plans to throw its hat into the MP3 player ring with its K-PEX multimedia device. The K-PEX is a Flash-based player will be available in 1GB and 2GB capacities, and includes a 2-inch color display, USB 2.0 interface, voice recorder and speakers, and a Mini SD card slot.

The 3.7 x 1.8 x .6-inch unit will play AVI, MPEG 1, MPEG 2, MPEG 4, Windows Media Video, ASF, MP3, Windows Media Audio, Ogg, JPEG, and WAV file formats, and supports Microsoft’s digital rights management technology. The K-PEX is designed to be compatible with most of the Internet-based music download services.

Currently, the portable media player market is dominated by Apple’s iPod. Any company that hopes to chip away at that needs to offer a player that stands out from the competition along with a download service that rivals the iTunes Music Store.

Kingston is known for its memory products, and this will be the company’s first attempt at a portable music and movie player.

According to PCWorld, Kingston will introduce the K-PEX in Asia this August, and then eventually expand to the United States. The 1GB model will be priced around US$120 to $130, and the 2GB model will be about $170 to $180.

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