“In order to balance traditional mixing and the popularity of digital vinyl playback, DMC have confirmed that from 2011 the 26 year old event will, like the DMC DJ TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP, permit the use of the software based system Serato Scratch Live in addition to traditional vinyl.”—WOW. /via Skratchworx
“I first saw blue painter’s tape at The French Laundry years ago. Thomas Keller’s restaurants now use green painter’s tape because, I believe, it’s even cleaner when removed than the blue stuff (more expensive too). I like blue just fine, and while French Laundry and per se cut their tape at perfect right angles, I’m a tearer.”—Ruhlman on labeling tape in the kitchen. Jesus, tape cut at 90 degree angles? Starting today - we’ll see how long THAT lasts.