Made in the USA Week - Within the past year alone, the vinyl record industry has declared a major revival with tremendous leaps in sales. Data collected by Nielsen Soundscan reports over 9.2 million vinyl records sold in the US in 2014--a 52 percent increase from the year before.
Audio-visual mobile creation app, Generate, gives multimedia artists a platform to mix their original beats with images of their choice, making abstract beauties look easy.
Brian Belott makes collages, collects found audio, and is an all around great and talented dude. A while back he invited me to over to his studio in Brooklyn to hang out, chat, and listen to some of the audio in his collection. We talked about collages, Michael jackson, cassette tapes and lots of other good stuff. While you listen do yourself a favor and spend some time on his website.