Episode 2 in a series of auobiographical vinyl-only lockdown sessions.
Thinking about this issue of the "pastness" of my record collection and the "presentness" of playback. Includes episode 1 of a series of autobiographical sessions.
On the intersections of media archaeology and human computer interaction design. Provisional draft notes shared as a prompt for future research group discussion. I originally published this post on the HCID Comics, Games & Media Research Group blog.
A Blues DJ set using tracks from The Great 78 Project by the Internet Archive. These are old 78 RPM records that have been digitised-- the crackles are part of the aesthetic experience.
The Great 78 Project is a community project for the preservation, research and discovery of 78rpm records. I made a quick mix with some of my favourite tunes.
Last week we visited Liverpool to see Glam! The Performance of Style, an exhibition at Tate Liverpool (8 February – 12 May 2013).
I will DJ rare groove at the Macbeth in Hoxton, London on 20 November 2012. Doors 7pm.