Topic: what the fuck is a digital 12" ?

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Dumb is what it is.

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Almost as dumb as the name of the band  . . .

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my next album will be released to a limited pressing of 10-inch analog WAV files.

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Newly mastered analog mp3 versions of Beatles albums in the works....can't wait.

"It´s a fine line between clever and..eh.. stupid"

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hahaha

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JackStark211 wrote:

Dumb is what it is.

Agreed.

Though Jack, I'm surprised "digital 12 inch" didn't inspire a joke from you about a porn site, or something like that...

- Nathan

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nguideau wrote:
JackStark211 wrote:

Dumb is what it is.

Agreed.

Though Jack, I'm surprised "digital 12 inch" didn't inspire a joke from you about a porn site, or something like that...


Shit...

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Re: what the fuck is a digital 12" ?

zengomi wrote:

It's just a marketing metaphor.  As an attention getting ploy, it's somewhat successful, as this thread attests.

Has anyone listened yet?

i didn't listen to the music so i guess the ploy didn't work.

also, it's not a metaphor, it's an oxymoron.

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it serves to quickly show how long the thing is, which is especially helpful since it's only two songs and one would assume it would likely be more akin to a 7".  sure, it's a little dumb, but it's completely harmless at worst.  the animal collective backlash has been hilarious in its predictability

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I'll show you a digital 12" baby.  (That's me being all post-gender and shit, with comedy.) Dig it.

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kate h wrote:

I'll show you a digital 12" baby.  (That's me being all post-gender and shit, with comedy.) Dig it.

You just out JackStark'd JackStark.

- Nathan

Re: what the fuck is a digital 12" ?

nguideau wrote:
kate h wrote:

I'll show you a digital 12" baby.  (That's me being all post-gender and shit, with comedy.) Dig it.

You just out JackStark'd JackStark.

These are big shoes to fill, kate, hope you're up for it!

Re: what the fuck is a digital 12" ?

kate h wrote:

I'll show you a digital 12" baby.  (That's me being all post-gender and shit, with comedy.) Dig it.


Applause!!!!

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