2008: Tiny Mix Tapes Favorite Albums of 2008

25 Albums that Defined 2008 for TMT


2008: Eureka! Albums of 2008

The Well-Tuned Music Critic


2008: Top 25 Album Covers of 2008

Amneziak returns for this year’s top 25 album covers


2008: Tiny Mix Tape 2008

Individual songs stuck on repeat


2008: The War on Copyright™

How the PRO-IP Act, ACTA, and President-elect Obama will shape how we get and ultimately how we listen to our music


2008: Ashes to Ashes

“Only self-bias makes possible the delusion that we are living in a decentered world of personal tastes.”


2008: Brand New Low?

TMT Takes a Light-Hearted Look at the Current State of Music Branding


2008: The Year I Fell Out of the Loop

“I’m beginning to think one’s lifespan within underground music is similar to dog years.”


2008: The Epic Log

“The staunch reviewer knows about an MP3 player that’s much cooler than what you have, and he’ll probably be able to tell you why in 500 words or less.”


Castanets

“I hate white people fucking with hip-hop. That’s not my place.”


U.S. Girls

“I don’t have insurance and I have a rotten tooth in my mouth at the moment.”


The Octopus Project

“It’s nice not to have the dynamic of one of us being the frontman.”


The Ruby Suns

“I’d never been to a baseball game, and it blew my freakin’ mind.”


HEALTH (John Famiglietti)

“We probably should have worn more black.”


Chicago 44th International Film Festival

[Various Theaters; Chicago, IL]


Peter Christopherson (Part 2)

“When you deceive someone who trusts you, or take the money not due to you, or shut the gas-chamber door, it’s the same thing. YOU did it.”


Peter Christopherson [Throbbing Gristle, The Threshold HouseBoys Choir]

“The Brainwaves Festival is likely to be my last THBC experiment for some time, and should not be missed if at all possible.”