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Joanna Jiang
writer / editor / pr girl / data-ist / ex-cake decorator
writer / editor / pr girl / data-ist / ex-cake decorator
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the 100th song and personal learning
I knew I was going to write this post the entire time I was cramming for an interview this weekend, but once my schedule cleared, I didn't know how I wanted to start. I'm used to getting caught in the lede, knowing a good lede will get you far. And I'm afra...

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sfo: a playlist
poster scan from Wolfman Books 410 13th St, Oakland, CA 94612, USA If there’s one thing I wish I’d indulged in more this last year, it’d be writing. Since coming home yesterday, I’ve uncovered a trove of creative projects, abandoned in a one-sided effort to...

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2016 in review: Je ne dis pas au revoir mais merci
I'm told time goes by faster as one gets older, but this year was a heavy decade. Heavier for at least me: we saw glimpses of its hope, its fear, and its wreckage from too close and afar. Greats were reminded of their temporality, youth of their mortality, ...

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in passing
truth is often numerous things seem to warrant apologies at a gateway to narnia in passing you met me in the margins we whispered words raised spines a third quarter your platform was flimsy still i cheshire'd back -- now that extended stay is over do not p...

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When there's a burning in your heart
2015.08.14 -- 2015.08.20 // one car, two planes, three provinces, four parts I haven't written here this summer. I haven't been in Toronto since January 13, effectively missing NXNE, Fringe, and TIME Festival. Upon return, I left immediately to be a tourist...

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Motez infuses Sam Smith's "Leave Your Lover" with signature bass
Coffee aficionado Motez Obaidi -- with whom I talked origins, zanboor s, and beards last October -- has been tearing it up these past months. Spinning 1015 Folsom in San Francisco as we speak, the Adelaide-based producer known for his deep house habits drop...

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It's An Endless World, according to Holobeams
Splitting time between Glasgow and Nagoya is a producer I haven't entertained for a while. My first (and at that point, last) encounter with Iain Foxwell's Holobeams moniker (formerly Holobeams and Broken Machines) was midsummer 2012, shortly after the warm...

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2014 Favourites
song of the summer from Calvin Harris (+choice remix by Diplo x Grandtheft ) POP Taiga by Zola Jesus (Mute) looks like / what i wrote before / what i wrote after / live review "Beggin for Thread" by BANKS (Harvest) remixed In the Lonely Hour by Sam Smith (...

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Ocean Avenue lends some tropical house vibes to Whitney on his latest, "Wake Me"
Another Frenchman with his sights set on the internationally bubbling tropical house kick, Yohann Mills as Ocean Avenue has been officially active for two months despite having previously established himself with his real name and starting a production comp...

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VIDEO: "Attak" by Rustie feat. Danny Brown
Here's Scottish EDM-saurus Rustie (real name Russell Whyte) absolutely killing it on his latest collab and Danny Brown having a pillow-less pillow fight while spitting god knows what and non-stop, too. Luckily, they've provided the lyrics. The video's nothi...
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