Spotify killed the CD star: How has streaming impacted the music industry?

The history of the music industry is one of technological developments that have led to substantial transformations in how we have listened to music over the last one hundred and fifty years: from the phonograph in the 1870s, the LP record in the 1940s, the CD in the 1980s, to the digital download in the … Continue reading Spotify killed the CD star: How has streaming impacted the music industry?

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Anniversary Albums: Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band “Trout Mask Replica” (1969)

Episode Info: On this episode of anniversary albums, we took a look at the cult classic "Trout Mask Replica" from Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band. Released in 1969, this album was a psychedelic/avant-garde underground masterpiece which has been much imitated but never bettered over the years since its release. Podcast Link: Captain Beefheart and … Continue reading Anniversary Albums: Captain Beefheart and his Magic Band “Trout Mask Replica” (1969)

The Saturday Mixtape on 95bFM: August 17, 2019

Show Info: This week's show featured new music from Alex Cameron, Ride, JPEGMAFIA, Michael Kiwanuka and more. Podcast Link: Saturday Mixtape: August 17, 2019 Tracks Played: Chastity Belt - Elena Prince - Big City Childish Gambino - Boogieman Miles Davis - Milestones KLANOA - Half Time Ending Ross From Friends - The Revolution [Edit] Manuel Darquart - Just Be Faithful Brockhampton - BOY BYE Mick Jenkins - What Am I To Do Average … Continue reading The Saturday Mixtape on 95bFM: August 17, 2019

Anniversary Albums: Massive Attack “Protection” (1994)

Episode Info: On this episode of anniversary albums, we took a look at the second studio album from Massive Attack "Protection." Released in 1994, this classic trip-hop album formed part of the big three albums dropped by Massive Attack during their 90s golden era. Podcast Link: Massive Attack - Protection Tracks Played: Protection Karmacoma Sly … Continue reading Anniversary Albums: Massive Attack “Protection” (1994)