Tea With Chris is a roundup of recommended links, posted every Friday. Here are a few of our favourite things from the Internet this week:
Carl: My favourite piece of criticism of the week. The question is, what’s it criticizing? Also, I just got caught up on a summer’s worth of Fourfour and particularly recommend Rich’s disquisition on the narrowing rhetorical repertoire of dance music or, as I like to call it, beating us over the head with da club.
Chris: Hua Hsu on the demise of Fat Beats, a shrine to vinyl fetishized by many hip-hop heads but not enough who actually bought records.
And a young Bjork, doing her thing:
Margaux: Whoa! – movement through the Youtube community: a crime, a song, a story (link thanks to Rosemary Heather)