Exploring the dynamism happening across audio, music, AirPods, and AR. pappageorge.substack.com


Audio-First #10: The Metaverse, Apple M&A, and Quarantine Diversions

Apr 9, 2020
11 min
[Listen above (& podcast apps), read below, or both if you’re feeling crazy]Welcome back audio nerds! I hope you’re well in these trying times. I also hope last time’s deep-dive on Brazilian music was fruitful. For me, it’s...
Apr 9, 2020 • 11 MIN

Audio-First #9: AR's fail, audio's fortune, and a musical guide to Brazil

Mar 13, 2020
12 min
[Listen above, read below, or both!]Hello audio nerds! It’s good to be back. I’ve spent the past few weeks in Brazil for, um, research. And the music there did not let me down. More on that below.If you’re new here, read The...
Mar 13, 2020 • 12 MIN

Audio-First #7: Fifty-Five Bullet Friday

Feb 21, 2020
4 min
Welcome back audio nerds! I hope you enjoyed the last interview with Drew Austin. Again, the episode (and all future audio versions) are all findable on the apps Apple/Spotify/Pocket Casts/Stitcher/others.Since I’m currently far away on a...
Feb 21, 2020 • 4 MIN

Audio-First #6: AirPods and Urban Life With Drew Austin (aka Kneeling Bus)

Feb 7, 2020
45 min
My inaugural interview guest is Drew Austin, (AKA Kneeling Bus). Drew regularly produces some of the most thought-provoking essays about tech and urban planning. I encourage you to check out his weekly newsletter. We dive into...
Feb 7, 2020 • 45 MIN

Audio-First #5: Milton, Media, And Going Multi-Modal

Feb 7, 2020
9 min
Hello audio nerds, two big updates for you today.First, Audio-First is now distributed on your favorite podcast apps. At long last, you can enjoy my voice on-the-go, and not just from your inbox. You’ll find the audio versions (past and...
Feb 7, 2020 • 9 MIN

Audio-First #4: The YouTube Edition

Jan 10, 2020
16 min
[^^Listen above, or read below (or both if you’re feeling crazy)^^]My dear audio nerds, Happy New Year. If you’re new here, read The Charter. We’ve got a ton to talk about. First, my apologies for the holiday hiatus. This...
Jan 10, 2020 • 16 MIN