Video Vault, Episode 39: Danger Mouse Week – Repurposing Music

To celebrate the upcoming release of the new 33 1/3 on Danger Mouse, author Charles Fairchild discusses five key dynamics responsible for The Grey Album for Danger Mouse Week. The most important and defining aesthetic feature of The Grey Album is also the feature that got Danger Mouse in trouble, its use of familiar source materials to craft a new work of art. For this Friday Video Vault I thought I’d present a few particularly entertaining songs that took existing music and reused it for new purposes. I’ve tried to…

Happy Anniversary to us (and you!) with 33.3% off all 33 1/3s!

September marks our 10th Anniversary and our 100th volume! In honor of these milestones, we are offering a 33.3% discount on all* 33 1/3s! Additionally, the rest of the Music & Sound Studies list – along with all our other subjects – is 30% off! More info here. This all culminates in our Anniversary party on October 2nd at Powerhouse Arena. Please RSVP here. Treat yo self!! *Only the first 100 published titles.