Dan Wilkinson

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We Asked a Linguist Why Alex Turner Now Sounds Like An Old Cowboy

Alex Turner's voice now sounds like Sean Bean doing a Bill Clinton impression at gun point first thing in the morning. We wanted to know why.
Dan Wilkinson
4.8.16
Gaming

A Reflection on ‘Heavy Rain’, from the People Who Made It

Quantic Dream director David Cage and 'Life is Strange' director Raoul Barbet look back on the PlayStation 3 hit.
Dan Wilkinson
3.29.16
Stuff

Meeting the Man Who Plans to Set His Entire Student Loan On Fire

British student Brooke Purvis wants to critique the student loan system by burning a load of cash.
Dan Wilkinson
10.28.15
Stuff

Remembering 'Monkey Dust', the UK's Greatest Animated Satire

Nothing else has ever lampooned all that's wrong with modern Britain in quite the same way.
Dan Wilkinson
5.20.15
Premieres

PREMIERE: Stream OOFJ's New Album 'Acute Feast' in Full

We called them up to talk about the album, nightmares, and working with both Ai Weiwei and Lars Von Trier.
Dan Wilkinson
4.13.15
Internet Exploring

Cratedigger.FM Lets You Listen To That One Song You've Never Been Able To Find Anywhere Else

"Sure there's radio on Spotify, but you'll only find a few singles, you can't really tell a story."
Dan Wilkinson
4.8.15
Breaking News

This Band Replaced The Words in Famous Songs with “My Dick”

Did John Lennon really want us to imagine a world without My Dick?
Dan Wilkinson
4.1.15
You Need to Hear This

One of the New York Times Classical Albums Of The Year Was Produced By A Robot

Listen to the record created by two human minds, and one very artifical one.
Dan Wilkinson
3.26.15
Interviews

Meet the Musical Clairvoyant Who Finds Ghosts In Your MP3s

This sound technician makes music from the bits cut out during compression, and it's mad spooky.
Dan Wilkinson
3.18.15
You Need to Hear This

Jonathan Katz Makes a Living from Writing Songs about Your Girlfriend

He’s basically a one-man musical Hallmark.
Dan Wilkinson
3.5.15
You Need to Hear This

This Website Lets You Recreate J Dilla, Kanye West and 9th Wonder Classics with Your Keyboard

The latest fun creation from the guy that brought you last summer's rap vocabulary analysis.
Dan Wilkinson
2.25.15
You Need to Hear This

Bjork's Biophilia Has Come True, This Guy Plays Piano Duets With Mould Fungus

Meet the Sonny & Cher of fridge life.
Dan Wilkinson
2.18.15
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