Click HERE to listen to the mixtape

This mixtape is meant to capture the socio-historical trajectory of the internet — from the Cold War era until the present — and additionally to emulate some of the themes, topics and issues explored during the ‘Themes and Issues in Digital Society’ course offered during first semester, via genre, tempo, texture, lyrics and etc.

If you click on the ‘tape’ when you are on the SUAN webpage, it will reveal the track list. However, it is also available to you below, with some #’s for context.

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1) Peter Gabriel – Games Without Frontiers (King Kuula Remix)
#coldwar #spacerace #birthoftheinternet #originstory #militaryindustrialcomplex #ARPAnet

2) Kill Paris – To A New Earth (Gramatik Remix)
#internetbeforecommercialization #TCP/IP #usenet #DNS #virtualcommunities #protocolwars #growthoftheinternet #aol #dialup #www #gopher #mosaic

3) Nanobii – Rainbow Road
#netscape #userfriendly #globalvillage #techutopianism

4) Daft Punk – Technologic (Scary Toys Remix)
#commercializationoftheinternet #SSL #onlinefinancialtransactions #echobay #amazon #ebay #lifebecomesdigital #webmail #weblog #newsonline #google #digitalmundane

5) Cornershop – Music Plus 1
#digitalmusic #mp3 #filesharing #onlinegifteconomy #napster #mobilemusic #mobilemp3players #soundbubbles #groundworkforipod

6) Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross – In Motion (from ‘The Social Network’)
#dotcombubblebursts #wikipedia #skype #myspace #facebook #youtube #twitter #socialcomputing #socialnetworking #web2.0

7) Lazerdisk Party Sex – Tigerblood
#smartphones #iphones #mobileweb #apps #mobility #digitalubiquity

8) 95 Royale – Know My Own Way
#locativemedia #GPS #navigation #informationalizationofplace #groundedaugmentedrealities

9) Wolfgang Gartner & Popeska – We Are The Computers
#cyborgself #transhumanism #affectiveprocessing #affectivelabor #digitallabor

10) The Chainsmokers – #SELFIE (Instrumental Club Mix)
#butfirst #pauseforaselfie #digitalpractices #digitalpersonhood #networkedindividualism

11) Lady Gaga – Applause (Viceroy Remix)
#attentionasacommodity #celebritization #likeeconomy #digitalpersonhood

12) Goldfish – Three Second Memory
#rememberme #visibility #digitalmemory #racetothetopofthefeed #battlingthealgorithms

13) Caravan Palace – Cotton Heads (Jenova Collective Remix)
#thepicturesonthewall #iwanttogetawayfromitall #digitaldetox #digitalmemories #experiencinglossonline

14) Sleepy Tom – I Want Your Soul
#whatsonyourmind #whatshappening #socialmediaprompts #pastoralpower #productivepower #creatingsubjects #knowingcapitalism #dataveillance #capturingsociallife #personalinformation #data #archivesofaffect

15) Joshua Sphinx – Algorithm
#feedthealgorithm #dataomnomnom #algorithmicpower #generativepower #posthegemonicpower #beyondthecognisphere #nonhumansocialactors #informationthatfindsyou

16) Big Data – Get Some Freedom (Feat. Dragonette)
#togetherweareinformation #bigdata #commodification #constructionofknowledge #fewerspacesforresitance

17) Russ Liquid – World Gone Crazy (Feat. ProbCause)
#brexit #trump #racism #inequality #fakenews #misinformation #pensions #UCUstrikes #presentcontext 

18) Charlie Chaplin – The Dictator (DJ Konstrukt Remix)
#politicaleconomy #democracy #deliberation #humanity #power #design #programanewsociety #socialism #lookingforward

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Anyways, I hope you enjoy it!

[Mixtape & Blog Post By Kath Bassett]


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