lo-fi
noun Etymology: low fidelity Date: 1958 the production or reproduction of audio characterized by an unpolished or rough sound quality • lo-fi adjective

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  • Lo-Fi —  Pour le maxi de Stereolab, voir Low Fi. Lo fi (low fidelity, en opposition à haute fidélité ou hi fi) est une expression apparue à la fin des années 1980[1] aux États Unis pour désigner certains groupes ou musiciens underground adoptant des …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lo fi —  Pour le maxi de Stereolab, voir Low Fi. Lo fi (low fidelity, en opposition à haute fidélité ou hi fi) est une expression apparue à la fin des années 1980[1] aux États Unis pour désigner certains groupes ou musiciens underground adoptant des …   Wikipédia en Français

  • lo-fi — /ˈloʊ faɪ/ (say loh fuy) adjective 1. of or relating to, or resulting in, sound reproduction of a lower quality than hi fi. 2. of or relating to a style of popular music recorded in a lo fi way with a resultant fresh but unsophisticated sound:… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lo-fi — ˈlōˈfī noun ( s) Etymology: low fidelity : the production or reproduction of audio characterized by an unpolished or rough sound quality compare hi fi in the Dict • lo fi ˈ ̷ ̷ ¦ ̷ ̷ adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • lo-fi — (also low fi) ► ADJECTIVE ▪ of or employing sound reproduction of a lower quality than hi fi. ORIGIN from an alteration of LOW(Cf. ↑lowness) + fi on the pattern of hi fi …   English terms dictionary

  • Lo-Fi — (izg. lȏu fȃj) m DEFINICIJA glazb. glazbena produkcija (posebice hardcore grupa 1980 ih) koja se protivi uporabi sofisticirane »visoke« studijske tehnologije u korist spontanosti i »prljavosti« izvornog zvuka ETIMOLOGIJA engl.: niska vrijednost… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • lo-fi — [ ,lou faı ] adjective used for describing electronic music that is produced in a small private RECORDING STUDIO without spending much money …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Lo-fi — Pour le maxi de Stereolab, voir Low Fi. Lo fi (low fidelity, en opposition à haute fidélité ou hi fi) est une expression apparue à la fin des années 1980[1] aux États Unis pour désigner certains groupes ou musiciens underground adoptant des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Lo-Fi — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Lo Fi (значения). Lo Fi (лоу фай от англ. low fidelity  «низкое качество»)  звуковая запись, которая содержит технические недостатки, такие как искажения, шумы или фоновый шум, или… …   Википедия

  • lo\ fi — Opposite of hi fi; something shameful, stupid, or of cheap quality. The music they were playing at the bar last night was lo fi. OR She was right to leave he was being lo fi …   Dictionary of american slang

  • lo\ fi — Opposite of hi fi; something shameful, stupid, or of cheap quality. The music they were playing at the bar last night was lo fi. OR She was right to leave he was being lo fi …   Dictionary of american slang

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