Some #longreads while you nurse that hangover…
It’s always a treat when we get to hear from Aphex Twin, so you should probably read this interview where the man himself answers questions from several famous DJs and producers in this special from Groove magazine.
The AV Club takes a look at how Pink Floyd ended up with a number one album when they released The Division Bell in 1994, based purely on the power of nostalgia.
A look at the greater context of Black Messiah, with an eye towards how those unfamiliar with the work of D’Angelo should approach it, with help from a fan.
And finally, for the more technologically inclined, here’s a look at how the different ways you physically store your digital music can affect its sound quality. I haven’t read it yet, but for those readers who have a stronger scientific background, feel free to chime in and respond.