Mashable: The innate pleasures of the YouTube music rabbit hole

Mashable: The innate pleasures of the YouTube music rabbit hole . “YouTube channels like Majestic Casual are a continuation of the independent music blogs which became highly influential in the early-to-mid ‘00s. Throughout that era, bands like Vampire Weekend became instant stars thanks to these hype-generating blogs, where a few low-quality MP3s and some nice words helped put one on the map.” YouTube has got me listening to a lot more music I probably wouldn’t have found otherwise, especially chillhop and jazzhop.