Discover the harmonies and studio wizardry in our Sunday Telegraph Spotify Headphone Epics playlist
QUEEN, The Eagles, Daft Punk and Fleetwood Mac all have hits that sound better with headphones. Here are 10 of the best songs to listen to like a DJ.
AUDIOPHILES often have a go-to list of songs to test the quality of their speakers or headphones.
And while most experts suggest the best way to test the listening experience is by playing your favourite songs because of your familiarity with them, some artists pride themselves of their technical wizardry in the studio.
As recording technology came of age in the 1970s, many of that decade’s greatest records experimented in the studio with shifting between speakers, pumping up the bass and injecting other sonic tricks to thrill the listener.
This week’s Sunday Spotify playlist presents 10 HeadphoneEpics for music fans who want to explore all the nuances of a great studio recordings.
9. The Chain, Fleetwood Mac.
One of the greatest pleasures of the headphone listen is hearing not only multi-layered voices and harmonies but the subtleties of the snare and a plucked guitar. This has got it all.