New server, new #introduction.
I make #music occasionally. I've played bass in bands, but mostly I compose weird music solo on a computer. I contributed a track to the second A Whale's Lantern compilation by musicians of Mastodon, collaborating with Mascha.
"Audible #Women is an online directory for #contemporary female-identifying, #trans and non-binary artists who make sound, sound art, #noise and #music (acoustic or electronic) with a bit of an #experimental and exploratory bent—interpret that as you will."
Botanists in Kew Gardens (UK) bought a £1.29 bag of supermarket porcini mushrooms sourced from China and found three species of mushroom previously unknown to science.
Original tweet : https://twitter.com/tilbots/status/1301279268958359553
LB: Hokusai drawings
The archive is here: https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/search?keyword=Banbutsu&keyword=ehon&keyword=taizen
I love these animals, especially the bizarre tapir.
You Can Now Explore 103 ‘Lost’ Hokusai Drawings Online
(submitted by pseudolus)
The GRA reform petition just went over 75,000, and I'm wondering if it might get to 100,000 today? That would be *huge*
I've always found those american late night talk shows excruciatingly unfunny and smug, but it's almost worth it just to see this old video of Mr T absolutely crushing David Letterman https://youtu.be/Y0ir6AlHM5s
There's a new Gangstagrass album: No Time for Enemies is vintage Gangstagrass, blending country and hiphop to make something that is both recognizably connected to both but fundamentally different from either.
If a country/hiphop band sounds like a contradiction in terms, consider the history of both Black and country music, which are intimately related to the history of broadcasting and recording.
Contemporary black experimental music:
I've put together a list of 32 black experimental artists currently working in genres as diverse as noise, hip hop, jazz, ambient and more.
Any suggestions for artists to add to this list are more than welcome!
Some bitter, hateful old Trump supporter sent us this photo of one of our stickers, staying he had destroyed the sticker because—in short—he is in favor of mass deportations and similar fascistic measures.
It’d be poetic justice if this photo he sent ends up seen by more people here on the internet than the original sticker would have been had he left it up where it was! Please share this post around to that purpose.
You can get copies of this sticker here for cheap:
just found out about this unknown 80s german new wave song
proposed titles are "like the wind" and "check it in, check it out" which both feature pretty heavily in the lyrics
most of the words are kinda hard to discern though, i feel like whoever made this song might not know english very well
TIL Git is named not after the American variant of "get", but the British insult.
Quoting Linus: "I'm an egotistical bastard, and I name all my projects after myself. First 'Linux', now 'Git'".
Friendly but not very chatty. Autistic. Coder. Musician sometimes. Vegetarian. Has excellent cat. They or He pronouns OK.
A generalist Mastodon instance with a nice domain name. Running on Glitch Social's fork with a custom theme!