As the audiophile marketplace pushes towards digital, at the frustration of people with $60,000 record players, we thought it was time to help people figure out how to manage their digital music libraries. This article looks at why you would want to use special playback software and compares some of the most popular pieces of software on the market. Are you using any special software? Why or why not? Read the Hi-Res Music Playback Software Comparison article.