Reviews of John Zorn's 2019 Output (Thus Far)

John Zorn == Daddy

music, computing, culture, history, and philosophy

Music's Disharmony with Culture: Part I.

I don’t like the term “composer” to describe the kind of artistic work I do. Rather, I’m a musical theorist with a mission. That mission is to address the ever-deepening and widening discrepancy between the worlds of music and consumer technology,...

music, vinyl, and records

Vinyl's Resurgence is Weirdly Exploitative

If you still care about the music industry at all, you have likely heard lately that we are in the midst of a vinyl resurgence - a boom of new interest in this once fledgling market is underway, they say. Well, if this is how we have to have vinyl...

linux, mastering, audio, and workflow

Audio Mastering Workflow for Linux - Part 1

This series of posts will detail the audio mastering workflow I employ on my main Linux workstation: