Entries from January 2010
January 31st, 2010 · Comments Off on Honda meets Battles
January 31st, 2010 · Comments Off on XX – VCR
January 30th, 2010 · Comments Off on Warpaint
O.M.G. (via Tug3000)
January 27th, 2010 · Comments Off on Fever Ray is insane
January 20th, 2010 · Comments Off on How Fucking Romantic (and 68 others)
69 Love Songs, Illustrated. Brilliant.
January 15th, 2010 · Comments Off on Muslim Punks – Taqwacores
Movie Trailers – Movies Blog I had planned to read this book, but perhaps I’ll just catch the film when it gets released. (via)
January 14th, 2010 · Comments Off on (re)Discovering Ellie Goulding
After months of wondering to myself “Who is that?” every time an Ellie Goulding song played in shuffle, I’ve decided to further explore Goulding’s work. Props to DiscoDust, where I scored the aforementioned mp3s back in April ’09. Must work on my lag time, apparently.
January 13th, 2010 · Comments Off on A Visual History of Loudness or Why Compression Makes Music Sound Like Balls (in Poster Form)
NPR piece on compression and the trending of loudness in modern music. Anchor Robert Siegel interviews legendary mastering genius Bob Ludwig, who has 40 years of experience in sound engineering. He references the following YouTube clip entitled “The Loudness War” as an example of the decline in dynamic range.
January 13th, 2010 · 1 Comment
It’s not news to hear that Courtney Love is an embarrassing trainwreck, but this Hole reunion is scraping the resin off the bottom of the barrel. First of all, no one cares. No one liked Hole to begin with. The only reason anyone paid any attention to the band’s second album, Live Through This, was […]