Results for tag: music

The Problem with Muzak

Spotify is slowly killing music discovery by promoting playlists as mood wallpaper rather than pushing albums and artists.
Linked on the 10th of December, 2017 Details

The sea organ

The Sea Organ on the coast of Croatia is the world’s first pipe organ that is played by the sea.

Linked on the 28th of April, 2007 Details

The mobile phone vs the iPod

Bill Gates believes mobile phones will overtake portable music players like the iPod as peoples’ MP3 players of choice.

Published on the 12th of May, 2005 Read full post

CC Mixter - The remix family tree.

The CC Mixter is online. A community-based music sharing site featuring tracks released under a creative commons license The music is there to be sampled, remixed or cut-up. They’ve used the cover CD from the previous issue of Wired as a starting point.

Linked on the 5th of January, 2005 Details

Shaun Ryder: The Agony and the Ecstasy

I just watched this fly-on-the-wall documentary about Shaun Ryder. I didn’t realise he’d fallen that low. As this article puts it, by all rights he should be dead now.

Linked on the 23rd of February, 2004 Details

Killa Kella live (direct link to Realvideo file)

Another one for the human beatbox series: Killa Kella live. It starts a bit slow but stick with it for an absolutely stunning show.

Linked on the 14th of February, 2004 Details