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Musical Inventions In The 21st Century

Ipod-upgrade-bleedFor better or for worse, the 21st century has brought about numerous changes for the music industry, particularly where tech is concerned. In this article we look at what some of these major innovations are, and how they've impacted the music business landscape.


In this latest piece from MusicThinkTank, Rachelle Wilber looks at several major technical inventions of the 21st century that are changing how we listen to music.

"The Japanese product called the Ka-on, or “flower sound,” is a magnetic coil that wraps around a flower’s vase and lets listeners hear and watch their flowers dance. The electronic signals sent up the plant and into CD players creates a kind of natural music, the likes of which we have never heard before."

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