opentape.fm is an open-source package that enables you to easily make and host your own mixtapes online. Easy to install – all you need do is create a directory and upload the the files. Nice ajax type backend enables you to drag and drop the order of your playlist. Even includes a embeddable player
Left as Rain is a cool music discovery blog. Alex and Chris do an awesome job of curating the site.
Institute for the future of the book – interesting project that examines the evolution of story, writing and the role that the written word has in the digital age.
I remember seeing this film for the first time and when the end credits rolled I was blown away. A big infulence on my first feature film The Last Broadcast. David Holzman’s Diary is a cinematic treasure that is well worth the watch if you can find it.
Fizy.org awesome site that has a huge database of songs and videos. They claim to have over 75 billion mp3’s indexed! Hours of fun.
just re-read Black Hole
by Charles Burns. 10 years in the making, it creates an amazing atmosphere that is rich with the awkwardness of youth. it’s been optioned and is in development. it is a film that I’d love to make.
Sweetcron is an open source lifestreaming application. Supports a variety of services and feeds. Best part is its self hosted.