internet

May
25
on orgcore: the worst genre name since skramz

on orgcore: the worst genre name since skramz

In which I define what orgcore is for my fellow under 30s and discuss how the internet has changed in the last 10 years.
14 min read
Apr
09
on five years since the death of the revival

on five years since the death of the revival

Allegedly, fifth wave emo is in full swing. I’m the kind of dreadfully boring person who has spent way
13 min read
Mar
29
on david dobrik, ezra koenig, and taking advantage of your public reputation

on david dobrik, ezra koenig, and taking advantage of your public reputation

This piece of writing discusses sexual assault and describes a situation which may be triggering to some. Be kind to
8 min read
Mar
06
on cryptoart as an argument for self-archiving

on cryptoart as an argument for self-archiving

I said I wasn’t gonna write about NFTs because nobody wants to hear it and I’m not sure
7 min read
Feb
18
Got my friends to talk about music journalism this time

Got my friends to talk about music journalism this time

Lately I’ve been reading a lot of older album reviews for the laugh. In the last week I’ve
17 min read
Feb
02
on diminishing newness

on diminishing newness

In an episode of Indiecast, one of those guys said last year was one of the most memory-holed years in
9 min read
Jan
21
on frankie cosmos bandcamp eps + how the internet isn't my enemy

on frankie cosmos bandcamp eps + how the internet isn't my enemy

For the last couple weeks I’ve felt uncharacteristically anxious about posting online. Well, on Twitter mostly, but also here.
7 min read
Jan
04
on tiktok + content creation being framed as journalism

on tiktok + content creation being framed as journalism

Everybody’s favorite, totally relevant and cool music publication Rolling Stone put out an article recently about TikTok creators who
9 min read
Dec
22
the emo iceberg: part 1

the emo iceberg: part 1

I said I was going to start watching the simpsons but I started watching this video: which is a deep
15 min read
Dec
01
spotify playlists, discovery, + the failure of national coverage indie music journalism

spotify playlists, discovery, + the failure of national coverage indie music journalism

We in the music sphere talk about playlist culture a lot and I think it’s fascinating the way playlists
12 min read