When you spend as much time listening to new music on Soundcloud and Bandcamp as writers at The FADER do, certain patterns begin to emerge. Specifically, what kind of communities thrive on the different platforms. But we're obviously not the only ones who've noticed: Over the weekend, Twitter user @jsmithyeet got tens of thousands of faves on a tweet comparing subcultures that have emerged from the two: emo-rap from Soundcloud, and the lo-fi releases of artists like Frankie Cosmos on Bandcamp. Other Twitter users ran with the disparity and made some funny comparisons of their own. Check out some of the best below.
April 03, 2017