Know yr music critics! From Adam Wechsler ’13:
WESU Lecture Series Presents: Anthony Fantano, The Internet’s Busiest Music Nerd.
The Needle Drop is a groundbreaking radio show, podcast, music review YouTube channel and all-around formidable Internet presence in the world of independent music. With more than 80,000 subscribers and over 20 million hits on his videos, Anthony Fantano has developed a devoted following and a reputation as an even-handed, knowledgable and affable reviewer. Don’t believe us? Check out A$AP Rocky and Danny Brown singing his praises: “Needle drop is the best, like, reviewer on the YouTube…I been watching that ni**a’s reviews for like three years.”
Like independent music? Like WESU? Like new media? Join us for the inaugural talk in the WESU Lecture Series, featuring the internet’s busiest music nerd, Anthony Fantano, of The Needle Drop. Anthony will discuss The Needle Drop, what he does and how it works. He’ll be answering plenty of questions afterwards, as well.
Date: September 13, 2012
Place: CFA Hall