Music Review: Electro Swing for the Masses

ARTIST: GOOD Co. Label: self-published Reviewed by John Smith The electro swing band Good Co. more than lives up to their name. “Good” is an understatement in describing this album, which ranges from sample-heavy dancehouse electric jazz swing to Cake-esque eclectic ballads to classicly crooned house band dance numbers that sound like they’re being spun […]

My Favorites from Tor.com’s Steampunk Week 2012

Last week was Tor.com’s Steampunk Week, and as usual there was some great stuff. Here’s a few highlights: Boldly Into Our Patina’d Future: Our own Magpie Killjoy, on how Steampunk aesthetics can help remedy some boring and destructive elements of modern culture. But I’m happy to use steampunk as a goggle lens with which to […]