Remediation: YouTube

Remediation: We are already a mediated culture. Digital media remediates this. As an example, let’s look at YouTube.

YouTube starts as a social media platform but very quickly branches out into a database of movies, television programmes, music and music videos, podcasts (internet radio). The concept of broadcasting music alone seems to be counter-intuitive to a medium that seems to prioritise the visual, but the results can be quite hypnotic:

 

See what we mean?

Much love:

Tony, Amandine, Xi, Yolaine

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