Blog: The Tape
The first interesting research paper I wrote in college was for a class called “African American Photographic Culture.” In it, we looked at the ways photography’s development helped to benefit (and damage) colloquial notions of the black body, as well as black identity, and how black photographers attempted to adopt and reconstitute the photographic apparatus [...]
Emanuel Vinson's 2012 in review.
Will Schube looks back at his musical 2012.
Tristan Rodman looks back at his musical 2012.
An in-depth look at musical function in Richard Ayoade's 2010 film, Submarine.
David Adler responds to "What Are We Collecting?"
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Five things we liked this past month.
David Adler's observations on the globalization of popular music in India.
Daniel Stump in conversation with Erik Gage, the founder of Gnar Tapes, the cassette label and zine.
Tristan Rodman on what the advent of streaming music does to the notion of a collection, and why nobody wants to pay for music anymore.
Five Things we liked this month
Tracing four decades of pop music to figure out just what, exactly, makes a song timeless.
- Disclosure - When A Fire Starts To Burn
- BANKS. - Warm Water (Prod. By Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs)
- The Dodos - Confidence
- Mayer Hawthorne - Her Favorite Song
- Pure Bathing Culture - Pendulum
- Smith Westerns - "3am Spiritual" (Official Audio)
- Disclosure - You & Me ft. Eliza Doolittle (Baauer Remix)
- Mixmag - Perfectly
- HAERTS - All The Days
- Boards of Canada - Reach For The Dead
Boards of Canada - Reach for the Dead (from Tomorrow's Harvest)Julia Holter - World (Official Video)She & Him- I Could've Been Your GirlWashed Out - Paracosm (Official Album Trailer)Action Bronson - "Strictly 4 My Jeeps" (Official Video)