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Exploring a state between analog and digital

For many artists digital and analog image-capture and production seem to force a choice.
Hybrid translations
By BRITTA KONAU  |  October 26, 2012
good mornin old sport

Mornin' Old Sport launch our pop-up video series with jazz-inspired '20s country

Allston's Mornin' Old Sport play jazz-inspired country songs, brimming with three-part harmonies and a rare chemistry amongst the group's four members.
Sound on the streets
By LIZ PELLY  |  August 12, 2011

In an iPod world, Broadway goes vinyl

Dave Lifrieri, owner of Analog Underground on Broadway, was in the eighth grade listening to Beatles and Led Zeppelin on vinyl when the CD player — and the inevitable avalanche of remasters — made their full arrival.
Records Department
By DAVID SCHARFENBERG  |  April 01, 2011

Review: Killzone 3

It's come to this. As if mandatory system updates and routine software patches weren't enough, console games now support so much peripheral hardware that folks with different set-ups might as well not be playing the same game.
What if you don't play Killzone 3 in 3D?
By MITCH KRPATA  |  March 18, 2011

Staying small, going analog

When we last formally checked in with L'Animaux Tryst, the label's operator, Matt Lajoie, was a 23-year-old librarian at the University of Southern Maine making hand-crafted small runs of CD-Rs of music with a squad of friends.
Catching up with the L'Animaux Tryst family as they bring Ducktails to Portland
By CHRISTOPHER GRAY  |  July 23, 2010

Painting My Bloody Valentine

Thump! The needle hits the record with an abrasive scratch and then the music begins.
Gideon Bok’s analogous responses at USM Gorham
By IAN PAIGE  |  March 19, 2008