Dan Wilkinson

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We Asked a Linguist Why Alex Turner Now Sounds Like An Old Cowboy

Alex Turner's voice now sounds like Sean Bean doing a Bill Clinton impression at gun point first thing in the morning. We wanted to know why.
Dan Wilkinson
4.8.16
Premieres

PREMIERE: Stream OOFJ's New Album 'Acute Feast' in Full

We called them up to talk about the album, nightmares, and working with both Ai Weiwei and Lars Von Trier.
Dan Wilkinson
4.13.15
Internet Exploring

Cratedigger.FM Lets You Listen To That One Song You've Never Been Able To Find Anywhere Else

"Sure there's radio on Spotify, but you'll only find a few singles, you can't really tell a story."
Dan Wilkinson
4.8.15
Breaking News

This Band Replaced The Words in Famous Songs with “My Dick”

Did John Lennon really want us to imagine a world without My Dick?
Dan Wilkinson
4.1.15
You Need to Hear This

One of the New York Times Classical Albums Of The Year Was Produced By A Robot

Listen to the record created by two human minds, and one very artifical one.
Dan Wilkinson
3.26.15
Interviews

Meet the Musical Clairvoyant Who Finds Ghosts In Your MP3s

This sound technician makes music from the bits cut out during compression, and it's mad spooky.
Dan Wilkinson
3.18.15
You Need to Hear This

Jonathan Katz Makes a Living from Writing Songs about Your Girlfriend

He’s basically a one-man musical Hallmark.
Dan Wilkinson
3.5.15
You Need to Hear This

This Website Lets You Recreate J Dilla, Kanye West and 9th Wonder Classics with Your Keyboard

The latest fun creation from the guy that brought you last summer's rap vocabulary analysis.
Dan Wilkinson
2.25.15
You Need to Hear This

Bjork's Biophilia Has Come True, This Guy Plays Piano Duets With Mould Fungus

Meet the Sonny & Cher of fridge life.
Dan Wilkinson
2.18.15
You Need to Hear This

This Guy Turned Surreal Sleep Talking into a Cult Album

From mustard battles to Chinese-Austrian dwarf geniuses, the recordings of Dion McGregor are weird enough to be totally fascinating.
Dan Wilkinson
2.11.15
You Need to Hear This

Meet the Guy That Made Slipknot Sound Like a Disney Film

He's inverted the art of 'shredding', calls himself a leading pioneer of recording human flatulence, and has mixed the music of Walt Disney with Slipknot.
Dan Wilkinson
2.4.15
You Need to Hear This

This Guy Turned a Photo of Birds Perched on a Wire Into Sheet Music

He turned crows into crotchets, now he's looking to collaborate with cars and ants.
Dan Wilkinson
1.28.15
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