Archive | June, 2014

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Who listens to Spotify?

A lot of music journalists write about Spotify like it’s the future of music. Bob Lefsetz for example. Sure, they are right, but only a little bit because the thing is: Spotify doesn’t have many listeners.

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Nostalgic flavors of The Optigan

Back in the day I hated noise, hum and wow & flutter. But not anymore ’cause these days I think that these artefacts add nostalgic layers to a sound. Digital is flat uncoloured, which is a great thing because digital lends itself for further processing, but without it digital can sound too clean.

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