12XU | Verspannungsmusik!
“A DIY music blog about underground punk, noise & garage.”
2 days ago
Telegenic Pleasure - Concentric Grave
What kind of twisted punk student exchange program would lead to an album being recorded both in London, Ontario and London, England? The band committing the deed appears to have connnections to some London's Gaggers …
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“Short books about albums. Published by Bloomsbury.”
a month ago
Announcing the newest 33 1/3s
We are so excited to finally be able to announce our selections from the 2022 33 1/3 open call. We know that it feels like a long time since the submission window closed, but we’ve …
Average 886 words.
Across the line - BBC Blogs
“This is the home of news, reviews and features on the Northern Irish music scene, courtesy of Team ATL.”
By Gemma Bradley.
2 months ago
IRELAND MUSIC WEEK ARIST SUBMISSION DATE JUST ANNOUNCED!
Breaking news! The Ireland Music week artist submission date just announced! This year Ireland music week will be taking place on the 3rd-6th of October. Calling all artists and bands! Ireland Music Week have just …
By Gemma Bradley, 241 words
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Alex McLean – Making music with text[ure]
2 weeks ago
How to start a movement / love is the message
I’ve been thinking a bit about leadership over the past year or so, especially since being awarded a ‘future leader fellowship’ to explore algorithmic patterns. Here’s a fun 3 minute talk from Derek Sivers that …
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“1990 was twenty years ago. Ten years ago.”
a month ago
The Coast Is Clear
I’m partial to buying what some what call junk from Aliexpress, so recently I had a need for some cheap coasters and figured I’d have a look there for something suitable. There’s little point in …
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Ban Ban Ton Ton
“A music website / blog, run out of rural Japan. “Ban” ( バン) and “Ton” (トン) are Japanese onomatopoeia – like “Bang” or “Crash”, the sound of a child hitting a drum.”
20 hours ago
A “Few” Personal Plaid (Related) Favourites
This piece started out as prep for the recently published interview with Plaid’s Andy Turner… just me running through my record collection, pulling out favourites, putting things in chronological order, and trying to think of …
By Banbantonton Com, 1,459 words
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BBC Music Introducing - BBC Blogs
“It features advice for under-the-radar artists, the latest music from BBC Music Introducing acts and guest posts from our DJs and figures from around the music industry.”
2 weeks ago
BBC Music Introducing Mixtape: 06 March 2023
Hello, it's Tom Robinson with another episode of the BBC Introducing Mixtape from 6 Music - 60 minutes of music from under the mainstream radar, uploaded direct to our network of local BBC Introducing shows …
By Tom Robinson, 804 words
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“A Boston-Based Music Blog.”
3 weeks ago
[Nac Faves] My Favorite Music of 2022
So last year’s faves list took me twelve long months to pull together. This one? Just two! A minor miracle. I think maybe I’ve gotten my posting-groove back? Just in time for the big music …
By Brad Searles, 77 words
Average 77 words.
“A blog about music and pop culture.”
By Tim 'Space Debris'.
16 hours ago
ON XPRESSWAYStephen Kilroy - When Planets Align (1991)Killing Capitalism With Kindness: An XPRESSWAY Compilation - Various I wanted to show an example of the "no-fi diy psych drone ambient noise" that had been going on …
By Tim 'Space Debris', 179 words
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Daily Records and Other Auditory Musings
“A music blog serving up a daily record recommendation, by Pulin Kothari.”
a month ago
228. CUTS AND BRUISES by Inhaler
This foursome out of Dublin are just out with this 2023 record, their sophomore effort. Their trajectory has been exponential even with just two albums under their belts. Maybe this has to do with heartthrob …
By Pulin Kothari, 162 words
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“A compendium of the new and strange-new ideas, new art forms, new approaches to social issues and new finds from the outer reaches of pop culture.”
a week ago
‘Faceless Forever’: The Residents hit the road for their fiftieth anniversary!
THEM! courtesy of the Cryptic Corporation When everyone lives in the future, the present is au revoir. —Delta Nudes Last Christmas marked the fiftieth anniversary of the Residents’ first release, “Santa Dog.” Ralph Records gave …
Average 56 words.
Darren's music blog
“News, reviews, interviews and more. From classic rock to contemporary folk.”
5 days ago
Goth without the gloomy bits: five cheerful, upbeat and joy-inducing songs by goth bands
1. ‘Ziggy Stardust’ Bauhaus (1982) Bauhaus released the eerily dark ‘Bela Lugosi’s Dead’ as their first single back in 1979, and it’s often said to be the first ever goth record. However, they were not …
By Darren Johnson, 833 words
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David Hepworth's blog
“"World-class thinking about music, business, publishing and the general world of media" - Campaign.”
2 months ago
Robert Caro's editor comes out to take his curtain call
If, like me, you've been waiting years for the fifth and final volume of Robert Caro's Lyndon Johnson biography the announcement of the release of "Turn Every Page" can only be taken as a hopeful …
By David Hepworth, 150 words
Average 448 words.
“The aim of DGM is to connect music, musician and audience in a way that supports the power of music, the integrity of the musician and the needs of the audience.”
By Robert Fripp, David Singleton, et al.
a day ago
Welcome to Rams Head
A welcoming introduction to an evening with Robert Fripp And David Singleton at The Rams Head Annapolis on the 1st of October 2022.
By Iona Singleton, 28 words
Average 121 words.
“Listening to culture. Playing with audio. Sounding out technology. Composing in code.”
By Marc Weidenbaum.
an hour ago
Asking ChatGPT About the Disquiet Junto
I asked ChatGPT (chat.openai.com) a question and I received a response with two interesting errors. The first error is that the Portuguese word “junto” is not the origin of the name of the Disquiet Junto. …
By Marc Weidenbaum, 311 words
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earfluff and eyecandy
“a very irregularly-updated blog on random topics.”
By Geoff Martin.
a week ago
B&O Pickup stylus comparison
Below are four photos taken with the same magnification. The top two photos are a Bang & Olufsen SP2 pickup, compatible with the 25º tonearm on a Type 42 “Stereopladespiller”. The bottom two are a …
Average 449 words.
Edward Seckerson | Blog
“Writer, Broadcaster, Podcaster, and Musical Theatre Obsessive.”
5 months ago
GRAMOPHONE Review: Shostakovich Symphonies Nos. 6 & 9 – BBC National Orchestra of Wales/Lloyd-Gonzales
Shostakovich’s Sixth and Ninth symphonies clearly belong together – flip sides of the same coin, the composer wrong-footing the Soviet establishment with an irony bordering on insanity. The opening Largo of the Sixth is one …
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EQ Music Blog
“EQ Music Blog is the authority on new electronic pop and alternative music with daily updates, news, music videos and interviews with the most relevant names in pop music.”
By Raj Rudolph, et al.
a week ago
Benjy Grinberg Explores The Role Of Social Media Platforms In Music Promotion And Marketing
Social media platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and YouTube have become essential to music promotion and marketing. But how can these platforms be leveraged to maximum effect? This is a question that Benjy Grinberg, …
By Raj Rudolph, 829 words
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The Ethan Hein Blog
“Music, Technology, Evolution.”
23 hours ago
A nice thing happened with my music theory songs
A Twitter acquaintance wrote me this series of DMs: I am so glad he had that reaction. I haven’t been pushing my music theory songs too hard because I wasn’t sure about their value to …
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Eurovision - BBC Blogs
“The official BBC Eurovision blog. Keep up to date with all of the very latest news about the UK delegation and Eurovision Song Contest here.”
a week ago
The UK’s Eurovision 2023 entry is Mae Muller!
It’s with great excitement that we can reveal that the artist who’ll be representing the UK at Eurovision 2023 in Liverpool is… Mae Muller! Mae says: ”I'm SO excited to participate in Eurovision this year …
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