Neil Young on Pono-muziekstreamingdienst
Following In the footsteps of the audio player Pono working musician Neil Young is now a muziekstreamingdienst under the same name.
Just as the Pono Player will the media focus on the music in cd-quality, unlike the compressed audio files which Spotify offers.
The triangular Pono Player went into 2015 in the sale after a successful Kickstarter campaign, for 399 dollars (375 euros). The accompanying music store, where individual songs or entire albums could be bought in high – resolution is currently closed.
According to Young, is the downloadwinkel back, but will also be a streaming service. He tells Rolling Stone that the service quality will automatically adjust to the quality of the internet connection. On faster connections, that is music in high quality streamed, while on slow connections, the quality is scaled down.
It is unclear when the streaming service launched will be, and whether all the devices in the highest quality will work. Also the price of the service is not known. Tidal, the streaming service of Jay Z who is also music in cd-quality offers, costs 20 euros per month.