TITLE

The Last Best Chance for Surround Music

AUTHOR(S)
Kenny, Tom
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Mix;Feb2011, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers the author's insights on technology related to surround music. The author mentions his visit to the headquarters on Digital Theater Systems Inc.(DTS) outside Los Angeles, California wherein the music release "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" was made on Blu-ray in discrete sound using a Neural Upmix . He also mentions the event at the headquarters of Dolby Laboratories Inc. in San Francisco wherein various consumer gears were on display.
ACCESSION #
64120433

 

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