lo-fi


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lo-fi

(LOw-FIdelity) Poor sound quality. The term was coined in the 1980s. Contrast with hi-fi. See shit-fi.
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If quality is partially a function of the number of iterations and refinements a design undergoes before it hits the street, lo-fi prototyping is a technique that can dramatically increase quality.
They call it "enchanting lo-fi folk", whatever the label, it's still great music.
On a side note, it seems on some lo-fi records they were recorded that way so when you see the band play in a shitty little club somewhere, it actually sounds better than the record.
They were lo-fi acoustic songs and at the time I was more interested in making electro music.
Not just the obvious 60s influence of bands like The Mamas And Papas but the more Northern lo-fi boy/girl dynamics of late 80s/early 90s indie types such as Beat Happening and Bratmobile.
The Broken Broadcast will be performing a very special stripped down set of West Coast Americana lo-fi folk influenced by the industrial landscapes they were thrust upon to earn an existence.
BEST WEIRD R Stevie Moore @ 10 Feet Tall, Cardiff (tonight) * HE may look a bit like a homeless Santa Claus, but Nashville's R Stevie Moore is one of lo-fi rock's most prolific artists.
It must be hard to sound lo-fi with recording equipment becoming so much better and more affordable.
The second half was a more conventional affair, based on a setlist hastily-scrawled during the interval running the full gamut of eclectic lo-fi styles that make the band so loveable.
Despite his expansive jams, Vile has been somewhat mistakenly lumped in with the crew of lo-fi bands currently dominating much of indie rock, likely because he released an album an lo-fi leaning label Woodsist.