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"Heroes" is a song recorded by the English musician David Bowie.
Abbey Road Studios (formerly known as EMI Recording Studios) is a recording studio at 3 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, City of Westminster, London, England.
An amplifier, electronic amplifier or (informally) amp is an electronic device that can increase the power of a signal (a time-varying voltage or current).
An anechoic chamber (an-echoic meaning "non-reflective, non-echoing, echo-free") is a room designed to completely absorb reflections of either sound or electromagnetic waves.
Atlantic Recording Corporation (simply known as Atlantic Records) is an American major record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegün and Herb Abramson.
Bathroom singing, also known as singing in the bathroom, singing in the bath, or singing in the shower, is a widespread phenomenon.
Belsize Park is an area of the London Borough of Camden (the inner north-west of London), England.
Bill Haley & His Comets were an American rock and roll band, founded in 1952 and continued until Haley's death in 1981.
Bruce Botnick (born 1945) is an American audio engineer and record producer, best known for his work with The Doors, The Beach Boys, and Love.
Established in 1956, Capitol Studios are located in the landmark Capitol Records Tower in the heart of Hollywood, California.
Charlie Watkins (28 June 1923 – 28 October 2014) was a British audio engineer and musical instrument maker, and was the pioneer of loud PA systems for outdoor rock festivals.
Chinese whispers is the British term for the game known as telephone in the United States and other Anglophone countries.
David Robert Jones (8 January 1947 – 10 January 2016), known professionally as David Bowie, was an English singer-songwriter and actor.
Delay is an audio effect and an effects unit which records an input signal to an audio storage medium, and then plays it back after a period of time.
Digital audio is audio, or simply sound, signal that has been recorded as or converted into digital form, where the sound wave of the audio signal is encoded as numerical samples in continuous sequence, typically at CD audio quality which is 16 bit sample depth over 44.1 thousand samples per second.
Digital signal processing (DSP) is the use of digital processing, such as by computers or more specialized digital signal processors, to perform a wide variety of signal processing operations.
In audio signal processing and acoustics, Echo is a reflection of sound that arrives at the listener with a delay after the direct sound.
An effects unit or effects pedal is an electronic or digital device that alters the sound of a musical instrument or other audio source.
Elvis Aaron Presley (January 8, 1935 – August 16, 1977) was an American singer and actor.
Feedback occurs when outputs of a system are routed back as inputs as part of a chain of cause-and-effect that forms a circuit or loop.
Sir George Henry Martin (3 January 19268 March 2016) was an English record producer, arranger, composer, conductor, audio engineer, and musician.
Hamilton Mausoleum is a mausoleum located in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
L.A. Woman is the sixth studio album by the American rock band the Doors, released on April 19, 1971, on Elektra Records.
A concert hall is a cultural building with a stage that serves as a performance venue and an auditorium filled with seats.
A loudspeaker (or loud-speaker or speaker) is an electroacoustic transducer; which converts an electrical audio signal into a corresponding sound.
A microphone, colloquially nicknamed mic or mike, is a transducer that converts sound into an electrical signal.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages (or Medieval Period) lasted from the 5th to the 15th century.
The City of New York, often called New York City (NYC) or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States.
An opera house is a theatre building used for opera performances that consists of a stage, an orchestra pit, audience seating, and backstage facilities for costumes and set building.
Radio is the technology of using radio waves to carry information, such as sound, by systematically modulating properties of electromagnetic energy waves transmitted through space, such as their amplitude, frequency, phase, or pulse width.
Religious music (also sacred music) is music performed or composed for religious use or through religious influence.
The Renaissance is a period in European history, covering the span between the 14th and 17th centuries.
Reverberation, in psychoacoustics and acoustics, is a persistence of sound after the sound is produced.
A reverberation chamber or room is a room designed to create a diffuse or random incidence sound field (i.e. one with a uniform distribution of acoustic energy and random direction of sound incidence over a short time period).
Rhythm and blues, commonly abbreviated as R&B, is a genre of popular music that originated in African American communities in the 1940s.
Rock and roll (often written as rock & roll or rock 'n' roll) is a genre of popular music that originated and evolved in the United States during the late 1940s and early 1950sJim Dawson and Steve Propes, What Was the First Rock'n'Roll Record (1992),.
Rockabilly is one of the earliest styles of rock and roll music, dating back to the early 1950s in the United States, especially the South.
The Roland RE-201, commonly known as the Space Echo, is an audio analog delay effects unit produced by the Roland Corporation.
Soul music (often referred to simply as soul) is a popular music genre that originated in the African American community in the United States in the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Sound recording and reproduction is an electrical, mechanical, electronic, or digital inscription and re-creation of sound waves, such as spoken voice, singing, instrumental music, or sound effects.
Sun Records is an American independent record label founded by Sam Phillips in Memphis, Tennessee in 1950.
Television (TV) is a telecommunication medium used for transmitting moving images in monochrome (black and white), or in colour, and in two or three dimensions and sound.
The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and John Densmore on drums.
Anthony Edward Visconti (born April 24, 1944) is an American record producer, musician and singer.