Published on July 13th, 2016 | by Alan Cross


Unnecessary But Interesting: Using a Bird Beak as a Phonograph Stylus

Andrew forwarded this video of Michael Ridge playing a 7-inch vinyl record of birdsongs with the beak of a dead bird. Good job, I suppose. (Via Boing Boing)


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is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 30+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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