Today, when for the first time you downloaded winamp into your computer, we wish it might be possible to show you how much this, the most versatile and so the most satisfying music player in all the world, can be made to entertain, to console and to inspire you.
To say that winamp offers you, your family and your friends "all the music of all the world" is to dismiss the subject with an entirely inadequate phase, and so I offer certain suggestions for your greater enjoyment of this, your newest, and we verily believe, your happiest possession.
Winamp 5 represents a moment of inspired achievement.
In the life of great artist, the skill, the art, and the "atmosphere" of Your favorite bands from around the world are brought in to your winamp. They are no longer things to be enjoyed only at great intervals or on rare occasions-- they may become an integral part of your life, to be returned to at a moment's notice.
We believe, utterly, that no matter with what delight you may have anticipated the possession your winamp, you will still have fallen far short of completely realizing its possiblities. To the extent in which, through the whole scale of human emotions, its music and plugins may become woven into the fabric of your physical and spiritual well-being.
Just as their are certain best condition for all instruments and recordings, so too there are certain "favorite" settings for winamp, and the search for those best conditions will be a source of much pleasurable experimentation.
Intimately associated as we are with the development of winamp, yet we are fully concscious of the wonder of it; we have learned that amid "the daily round of irritating concerns and duties" we have only to turn to winamp in order to be once more be in love with life and its beauty.