My comments for The Sonic Episteme Book Session at SPEP 2021

I am honored that The Sonic Episteme was chosen for an author-meets-critics session at this year’s SPEP. Here are my comments, which situate the book/its argument, responds to what I’ve gotten from the respondents so far (it’s spicy! come for…

No Genre, Just Vibes: perceiving ourselves the way AI and finance perceive us

This week I’m giving one of the keynotes at the Information Overload: Music Studies in the Age of Abundance conference. It’s virtual, and registration is free. Here is the full text of my talk. This is the first in-depth writing…

First draft of the introduction to my book about WOXY

Some of y’all know that I am writing a book for UNC Press titled “The Future of Rock and Roll: 97X and the fight for true independence.” I finished the full first draft of the book the other day, and…