BBC HD Sound archive

  • BBC blasts Glastonbury tunes in HD sound
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    BBC blasts Glastonbury tunes in HD sound

    By 24 June 2011

    The BBC has announced that it is broadcasting its radio coverage of the Glastonbury festival in HD Sound via the Radio 6 Music station. The Beeb's HD sound launched in October, promising improved encoding and higher bit rates for its output that offered...

  • BBC launches new HD Sound service
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    BBC launches new HD Sound service

    By 18 October 2010

    High-quality radio is on its way to the BBC courtesy of the newly announced HD Sound service. Launching initially via the BBC Radio 3 website stream, the service will offer "improved encoding and higher bit rates to offer the BBC's highest audio quality...