the Reverb-vs-eBay markup on these guys is pretty wild right now, glad I held out a while
(now loaded up with a purportedly Eno-authored patch that I sysex'd over from Dexed)
this star wars lookin mf arrived yesterday and sounds so nice
finally living up to my bio on here
(I need to make a large number of exactly 1.5 second recordings for a project, so I think the approach is justified if still procrastinate-y)
I've set up a second hometown account over at @akstuhl where I plan to do more of my work-related posting. May do some gradual follow-reshuffling but anyone should feel free to follow both/either/neither
@andy My sister got into running recently, so for her birthday I made her an mp3 mix of songs with "run" in the title.
When I got to Tom Petty's "Running Down a Dream" I was surprised to hear the track end with: "Hello CD listeners. We've come to the point in this album where those listening on cassette or record will have to stand up or sit down and turn over the record or tape. In fairness to those listeners we will now take a few seconds before we begin side two."
was honestly so thrilling to hear these megastars deliver iconic lines I remembered from the book (well the audiobook in my case)
like when Zendaya said "END PART ONE. TURN TAPE OVER."
Orere - Eleligbo by The Lijadu Sisters: https://thelijadusisters.bandcamp.com/track/orere-eleligbo
Look at these cute little Bronze Age baby bottles!! I love that parents were like "it's for the baby gotta give it little feets"
Whereas Mastodon is a social media / microblogging platform, there are other federated sites that offer different uses.
All of these, including Masto, can talk to each other - so you can create an account on a Bookwyrm instance to keep track of your reading, and people on Masto can follow it! 🤯
If you're curious about getting #CopsOffCampus, check out this website with lots of great resources on this movement
including video lectures, zine pdfs, a super dope Reclaim Your Campus toolkit made specifically for students, and more!
We Don't Need Corporate Social Media
Welp. Here's my piece: https://medium.com/@jomc/we-dont-need-corporate-social-media-f93ba128ebb5