Analogue Miniatures

Sunday April 19, 2015

Handmade using paper, string and rubber bands, these tiny models imagine what today’s musical instruments might look like if we hadn’t abandoned the analogue technology of yesteryear.

DIY Walkman Turntable

Sunday April 12, 2015

Just when you thought it was safe to throw out all those old tapes at your parent's place, someone made them rad again.

Big Shoes to Fill

Wednesday April 08, 2015

Welcome to Matehuala, Mexico, where the kids modify their cowboy boots into insanely long points with rubber hose and extra leather.

Pet Sounds

Thursday April 02, 2015

Scientists have solved the most important scientific question of our time: what music do cats enjoy listening to? (Spoiler: it ain’t MC Skat Kat.)

The Oldest School Hip-Hop

Tuesday March 24, 2015

This enterprising blog traces the lineage of present day hip-hop to 15th century England. Why? Because messing with our heads is what the internet is made for.

This London duo turn old government recordings and propaganda films into music. We can’t stop listening. (And we’ve got some albums to give away too.)

This hand-made sculpture of David Bowie’s old teeth is equal parts creepy and fascinating – much like the Thin White Duke himself.

The little-known history of how roller-skating became central to the fight for civil rights, and modern dance music.

Rock Stars and their Parents

Thursday February 05, 2015

These pictures of '70s rock stars in their parent's homes are equal parts awkward and adorable.

Has the Beatles' most enduring puzzle met its match in modern-day mathematic enquiry?

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