Cutting-edge technology is usually superior to the older stuff.But sometimes heroes can't use the latest equipment: it may have been destroyed, stolen, confiscated, or rendered inoperable (or obsolete) by the enemy's Applied Phlebotinum or the Alien Space Bats. They take the older stuff out of storage and make do with it.Once this rumour seeped from the Detroit grapevine - fueled by a story in the Detroit Free Press that casually mentioned the "fact" of the pair's marital status, along with documents that appeared on the internet, purporting to be the Whites' marriage and divorce papers - it was all anyone wanted to ask them about.Jack: "There was a lack of information coming from us, but a lot of need for copy.
If the museum piece is used with something newer it's Retro Upgrade. Contrast with Unfinished, Untested, Used Anyway, in which the piece of equipment is usually a prototype or one-of-a-kind that's put into service before being properly put through its paces.
Often the newer and more "advanced" a technology is the more points of failure it can have.
Older technologies may not be as efficient, however, they can still get the job done without the drawbacks of the newer technology.
Can't stand chocolate ice cream.' veryone wants the inside scoop.
No, that's not what you need to know about, that's got nothing to do with the music we make. What the songs are, how we present them live, and what the aesthetic is, art-wise, to what we're creating.
We just go into the studio, play the best we can and let the songs shape the sound of the album." JW: I've been writing a lot at home. But I forgot it completely after that, suddenly I was at a friend's house, and it came back. I couldn't believe I'd remembered it from two years ago!