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Yo, I'm Thom. I live in Berlin, work at SoundCloud, nerd out over data, long for my backpack, indulge in random projects and listen to indier bands than you do.
Really liking this collection of Berlin Facades by Celia Gomez de Villavedon
Yes No Yes, I can do I can not be bothered but just talk. Was also, unfortunately, I can do too, but no one was any longer years ago happy doing just a few simple boy, boy ways. Thank process of repeat store are right at a press for hours together we press press the city deleted the voice message to, children, clock and 30 as
My experiment to use the computer’s dictation function to translate my voicemail was a failure to the world of expat life but a success for the world of poetry.
What you are sure of is that ideas are thrilling. And on most days this is enough.
Oddly perceptive and profound self-analysis via Gallup’s StrengthsFinders.
This weeks playlist gets a letter from the Queen as we boldly reach a century of Monday Miscellanies. And so it seems fitting that the slow-building but grand statement that is Queen by Perfume Genius kicks us off and we dive headlong into the miscellanies, ended by the King of the avant-garde himself, Brian Eno and his friend Karl Hyde from their great new record.
I’ve posted a century of playlists on SoundCloud, one every Monday, for almost two years. Not stepping yet, either….
‘A Little Lost’ by Sufjan Stevens is my new jam.
SoundCloud is not just a service that depends on the majors only — although we do work with them and hundreds of their artists all the time, and we’d obviously love to have them onboard,” Toig says. “But there is a much broader creative ecosystem here and we’re really keen to represent that in a full and complete way.
New favourite podcast - Dead Authors… this one with the inimitable (or perhaps somewhat imitable) Oscar Wilde.
SPEAKEASY WITH PAUL F. TOMPKINS: JOHN HODGMAN
I love doing this series, but I love it extra much moreso when the guest is a friend of mine.
Spicy Pony Head.