So I just finished up a month of living in Berlin, and I’m still struggling to catalog its full impact on my identity. Over the course of a month spent in a new country, I went outside my comfort zone and had my worldview shaken up quite a bit. I’ve changed my opinions on bicycles (everyone should be issued a free one at birth), sauerkraut (delicious), and geopolitics (goodbye to being a Democrat, hello to…something left of that). But perhaps the biggest “WTF WHO AM I” moment came when I realized that I am no longer a person who hates techno music. More
This past weekend, Paris Hilton made her DJing debut at Pop Music Festival in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where she managed to bomb hard enough to get the normally friendly citizens of techno town to boo her. They didn’t do it to be mean; they did it because she basically begged them to. Nobody on ecstasy is ever mean just for fun. More
All Work and No Play Makes Jack a Daft Punk Lyricist – We’re not asking our nu-techo groups to be the world’s greatest wordsmiths, but they should be trying a little harder than this.