Posts Tagged ‘archiving’

Wiped out: The race to save our video heritage – tech – 28 August 2013 – New Scientist

Friday, September 6th, 2013

Wiped out: race to save our #video heritage b/c ’70s magnetic tape is now rotting http://bit.ly/1dVHiQW MT @justcoachit #archiving

http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg21929311.500-wiped-out-the-race-to-save-our-video-heritage.html

Vast Recorded Legacy of the Grateful Dead, New Yorker. From spontaneity to curation!

Friday, December 7th, 2012

QT:”
[Archive.org] is home to 8,976 Grateful Dead recordings—over six thousand more than any other band. You can browse the recordings by year, so if you click on, say, 1973 you will see links to two hundred and ninety-four recordings, beginning with four versions of a February 9th concert at Stanford and ending with several versions of December 19th in Tampa.

Dark Star Orchestra, a Grateful Dead tribute band

http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2012/11/26/121126fa_fact_paumgarten