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Michaelangelo Matos

The Road To “Amygdala”

Looking at DJ Koze’s string of tracks over the past decade-plus offers clues to the genesis of his heralded new album Amygdala.

Q&A: Andy Zax On The CD-Reissue Business

Sometimes I ask music historian Andy Zax about music-biz stuff, and every time it’s entertaining. Our talk below took place in July of 2012; I was working on a piece about multiartist compilations when we got into talking about licensing, a fairly narrow topic he knew firsthand and well. It sheds some light, as well, on the changes in the music business over the last twenty years.