Why lo-fi is the perfect background music
37:42 | May 19th
Lo-Fi hip-hop has emerged as a hugely popular genre and internet subculture. Its millions of loyal fans rely on curated lo-fi playlists and live-streams to write to, study to and even fall asleep to. ...Show More
basicallydan recommended:Jul 1st
Anybody who knows the girl studying with the cat and has been curious...give this a listen!!
rmmiller364 recommended:Jun 22nd
I love learning about how the music industry works in the 21st century, so I really enjoyed the last half of this episode about the role of curators in the low-fi music scene. In order to make sure your favorite creators get paid (at least a minimal amount), make sure you listen to your low-fi beats...Show More
harwood recommended:Jun 14th
I've become addicted to lo-fi, vaporwave, and related subculture genres. This was a great dive in to the origins of lo-fi - loved it!
@harwood Do you have some lo-fi recommendations? I’m stuck on the two main Spotify lo-fi playlists that are more chill x lofi and haven’t found anything else that has worked as well yet.
@mm Hey! I'd be delighted to. Here's some YT 24hr streams (some mentioned in the podcast) : https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCsIg9WMfxjZZvwROleiVsQg https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSJ4gkVC6NrvII8umztf0Ow https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOxqgCwgOqC2lMqC5PYz_Dg A good playlist on Soundcloud: htt...Show More
mm recommended:Jun 7th
I’m currently addicted to lo-fi music when I’m working on something that I have to actively concentrate on. This is such a great overview on the origins of this super popular genre, why it’s related to anime, why lo-fi producers make no money but curators do. So fascinating.