Elodie Roy
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Elodie A. Roy has a doctorate from the International Centre for Music Studies (ICMuS, Newcastle). Her work examines the material cultures of music in the twentieth-century and the relationship between cultural objects and memory in the wake of digitisation, with a focus on British independent record labels. She is the founder of a number of fanzines, including [em]Applejack[/em], and runs the cd and tape label EAR/Camera Shy records. She is now based at the Glasgow School of Art and can be contacted at E.Roy[at]gsa.ac.uk

Columns // 7 Articles
Reviews // 4 Articles
//Columns

The Day Sarah Records Died | 4 Oct 2015 // 8:30 PM

I first loved and admired Sarah Records not because it had begun, but because it had ended. It seemed to me ending things took much more courage, strength and self-discipline than beginning them.

Ubiquitous Grooves: A Vinyl Obituary | 17 May 2015 // 9:30 PM

Perhaps these days our real choice is not between buying vinyl or digital, but between listening and not listening.

//Reviews

'Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl' Is Littered With Discarded Costumes and Thwarted Ambitions | 11 Dec 2015 // 1:45 AM

Carrie Brownstein’s book is not really meant or ready for sharing. Not yet.

'Paris at War' Is a Definitive, Though Necessarily Incomplete, Monument | 27 Oct 2015 // 1:00 AM

David Drake has revived the Nazi Occupation of France with an obsessive and impressive sense of detail.

//Mixed media
//Blogs

'Fire Emblem Heroes' Is a Bad Crossover

// Moving Pixels

"Fire Emblem Heroes desperately and shamelessly wants to monetize our love for these characters, yet it has no idea why we came to love them in the first place.

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