The 2014 Nully Awards: The Inevitable and Overly-Specific Year-End Wrapup

The good, the bad, the ugly, and the slightly irrelevant.   The Good: Best Album I Released All Year Null Device – Aphelion Finally deciding to play to our native strengths – soulful synthpop with lots of strings – it’s probably the best thing we’ve done, ever. I say that every time we release an album, of course. Everything this
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Playlist, “Something Wonderful”, 12/8/2014, 89.9FM

A bunch of technical problems – my incidental music started skipping, one of the input channels on the went dead, rendering a few songs in vibrant left-channel-only mono, etc.  But we got through it. …and played fun music! 8-9pm Stars – No One Is Lost – No One Is Lost Starcadian – Dance Or Die – Saturdaze EP Vogel –
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Audio Misogyny

sE Electronics, a maker of some often nice audio products, recently put an ad in Sound On Sound magazine for their new low-end condenser mic, the “Magneto.” Nothing too unusual about that. What was unusual was that the ad featured the torso of a nude woman, with the text of SOS’s previous review supposedly tattooed upon her skin. The message
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