Both thrashers, the iPods of avians, able to store more than 3,000 tunes.
The “Computer Rock” tunes, with references to BASIC programming, were almost immediately rendered obsolete.
Most of the eleven tunes on Songs are absolutely drowning in effects.
late 14c., "a musical sound, a succession of musical notes," unexplained variant of tone. Meaning "state of being in proper pitch" is from mid-15c.
"bring into a state of proper pitch," c.1500, from tune (n.). Non-musical meaning "to adjust an organ or receiver" is recorded from 1887. Verbal phrase tune in in reference to radio (later also TV) is recorded from 1913; figurative sense of "become aware" is recorded from 1926. Tune out "to eliminate radio reception" is recorded from 1908; figurative sense of "disregard, stop heeding" is from 1928. Related: Tuned; tuning.
Tobecome aware, au courant, involved, etc: Tune in, turn on, drop out (1960s+ Counterculture)