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Making in Ruin

3 minute read

Here, I wanted to catalogue some of the ways my current feedback circuits are broken, and how I’m still using them anyway.

The Mushroom at the End of the World

9 minute read

I recently finished reading Anna Lowenhaupt Tsing’s ‘The Mushroom at the End of the World’. It wasn’t directly relevant to my work but has sparked a couple o...

Circuit Bending and Sanctimony

2 minute read

A slight annoyance in some of the literature I sometimes encounter during my PhD is the way alternative or, so-called, counter-cultures are represented as so...

The Chaos Bazaar

less than 1 minute read

By denying buyers the possibility of direct economic relationships with sellers, Spotify has no choice but to continue to pursue its delusional, illegal, stu...

Barker’s Plate Reverb

3 minute read

The hidden costs of Barker’s €150 plate reverb and solenoid percussion system

Interdependent Labour

1 minute read

I’m always interested in stuff around ‘work’ and/or ‘labour’ around DIY music scenes and how it intersects with wider criticism of capitalism etc. I wanted t...

Clearing the Decks

5 minute read

I’ve just been writing for my PhD progression. It’s been an intense couple of months but there’s now a brief respite as my report is reviewed for corrections...