Four Tet on the power of Twitter

I was listening to Four Tet in conversation with Benji B recently, and was interested to hear him talk about connecting and collaborating with other musicians through Twitter. I grabbed an extract as I thought it could be useful to play to next year’s students:

For further musings, it’s worth listening to the whole thing – especially from around 15:40 to 18:15, where he talks specifically about collaborations and the web. Here’s the full chat:

“I Need Nothing – a nearly useless odyssey” and “Sound”

Loving this video from Cãoceito, which I came across thanks to Maria Popova (@brainpicker), who says:
“Charming music video concept, where every lyric line of the song becomes an album cover”

Another nice find from @brainpicker is “Sound” by… SoundCloud! They say “We love sound. Hear from sound experts and friends of SoundCloud why sound is so important to the way we connect with the world. Enjoy. Continue reading