is a cool, beautifully curated music gizmo with new songs almost every day. Dazed electronica, sunny pop, arty rock, stained-glass hip-hop - from John Hopkins
to Belle & Sebastian
to Pusha T
, and lots
of unknown gems. Sometimes you just want to sit back and let good songs play. [more inside]
"One of the most moving releases I heard in 2010 was the 90-minute cassette entitled Ornitheology, by a mysterious individual by the name Chubby Wolf. Two long, 40-minute long songs that recalled beautifully the best moments of Brian Eno, yet the two songs struck me as something more…more. In doing research, I discovered two things about this mysterious band: a. that Chubby Wolf was the moniker of Danielle Baquet-Long, who performed in a group entitled Celer with her husband, Will Long, and, b. sadly, that Danielle had passed away suddenly, at the tragically young age of 26.
" Joseph Kyle of The Big Takeover interviewed Will Long
, providing an overview of Danielle's life and art. Much of her music, which was released on limited edition CDrs, cassettes or vinyl
is streaming on bandcamp
, along with music she created with Will
: 22 minimal electronica tracks composed in Super Collider
using 140 characters or less. Twitter user, computer scientist, and compilation curator Dan Stowell
started the trend by tweeting his encoded field recordings of waves crashing on the beach. [more inside]
A massive collection of live DJ and PA sets
of electronic music sorted by year and genre. Enjoy.
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