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Posts by Will Mason on music, technology, and much else.
a monthly digital magazine for adventurous music featuring interviews, notations, and reviews
This Week in Sound
By Marc Weidenbaum (This Week in Sound)
A newsletter for fellow listeners interested in the role sound plays in culture, technology, politics, science, ecology, storytelling, warfare, art, and society.
Lunch for your ears
Tusk Is Better Than Rumours
primers and album rankings of experimental musicians. all rankings guaranteed definitive and all opinions guaranteed correct.
A radiophonic piece from the Falt multiverse.
By Jinhyung Kim
We write about experimental music.
The World According to Sound
By The WATSound
The potential of audio in media that pairs with our weekly listening series.
By Sasha Frere-Jones
photographs enthusiasms essays speculation interviews conjecture
Táto Strana Európy
By Adam Badí Donoval
By M. Nardone
Texts | Projects
Greil Marcus / Letter in the Ether
Everyday culture and found objects
A newsletter about experimental music both new and old.
Infinite Noise Project
White noise, ambient music, and experimental sounds for meditation, sleep, therapy, and wellness.
By Aidan Hanratty
Defunct weekly roundup of releases on Bandcamp and Soundcloud selected and delivered by Aidan. Mostly house/techno/ambient/drone.
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