I'm convinced that for most people, most of the time, the experience of listening to (rock and soul) music in the 21st century is essentially different than it was back in the day. I'd love to know your thoughts.

For me, the whole listening experience is different in so many ways that I hardly know where to start. Here's a quick summary of six differences that stand out to me. Each one is linked to its own discussion thread for your comments.

• The older Top 40 mix ... (more)