Tuesday, August 20, 2019

Tag: interesting

This chart shows which music Democrats and Republicans like

Facebook took a look at social data from each user who liked the page of a political candidate running for Senate, House Of Representatives...

Zooming out from iconic album covers to see the bigger picture

Aptitude, a digital agency in the U.K., have released these tweaked images that give you a bigger-picture, zoomed-out look at the artwork from iconic...

This synthesizer turns weather into music

Slate recently ran a profile on musician/electronic wizard Quintron (known as the Weather Warlock), who, using a special synthesizer, is able to transform temperature,...

Here’s how musicians make money in one graph

 A few years ago, the Atlantic ran this really interesting graph that gives you a better sense of how musicians actually make money. The...

This chart shows which music smart people and dumb people like

Software application writer Virgil Griffith has created a new chart of musical tastes that is based on the average SAT scores of different colleges....

NASA released actual recordings from space—and they’re chilling

Okay, before the argument starts: We all know you can’t actually hear sound in space. But! Sound does “exist” in the form of electromagnetic...

This device lets you scratch cassettes like vinyl

If you have a bunch of old cassette tapes and a couple of players lying around, this could be a fun project. Jeremy Bell...

Famous album covers brought to life as animated GIFs

Metal Insider has brought to our attention this talented artist who creates animated GIF versions of famous album covers. JB, as he refers to...

Native advertisements now being inserted into old music videos

According to a new report by BuzzFeed, Universal Music Group—the largest record label conglomerate—has hired a tech ad company to “weave advertising campaigns directly...

Here’s a list of band names banned from a Christian radio station

Dangerous Minds recently dug up this old list of band names that were banned from a Christian radio station. WSOU is a heavy metal station...