What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision editor Simon Lucas doesn’t think you should feel guilty about liking pop music. Quite the contrary, in fact. Go on, embrace the mainstream…Read more >>>
What is How to Live it?
How To Live It is your guide to the newest and best home-entertainment and mobile tech. The experts at Stuff.tv and Whathifi.com, with support from LG, will show how it can enrich your life - and how you can make the most of now. It is a place to escape, to learn and, simply, to make life good.
Hip hop gets a bad rap. Whether it’s being accused of glorifying gang culture and violence, perpetuating misogyny and homophobia or shacking up with capitalism, there are few music genres that get more criticised. And that’s before we even start on all that swearing… Verity Burns goes on the defence…Read more >>>
It’s 50 years since Clint Eastwood first saddled up as the Man With No Name. To mark the occasion, whathifi.com’s Stephen Graves dons his stetson, six-gun and spurs and, dressed like the most ridiculous man in London, hits the trail.Read more >>>
Four months ago we launched our Rising Stars contest – a search for a great undiscovered tech writer. There was only one rule: you couldn’t be employed as a tech journo. We now have a winner…Read more >>>
Find your coloured contacts: What Hi-Fi?’s Kashfia Kabir takes on a Marilyn Manson classic.Read more >>>
Very much of its time, but nonetheless responsible for some of the most anthemic pop records ever committed to vinyl: without grunge teenagers everywhere would have been stuck in the 80s. Simon Lucas takes a look at their sludgy salvation.Read more >>>
What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision’s Max Langridge doesn’t care much for lyrics. He just wants to rock – and The Killers are more than happy to oblige…Read more >>>
In the eyes (and ears) of most listeners, there’s only one thing less fashionable than classical music – and that’s jazz. The common image of jazz is a result of its enthusiasts… But don’t be put off. Andrew Everard argues its case…Read more >>>
Want to know how to make a movie using only a smartphone? We take you behind the scenes of our short film Many Happy Returns…Read more >>>
Simon Lucas accepts the challenge: name your all-time, definitive favourite album.Read more >>>