New sci-fi concept album from The Cotton Modules is out today. 🎵 Of course, it comes with a tappable short story because… Robin Sloan. 🥰
The Deep Space Sloop John Bethel was leaving Earth because culture had stopped.
It was an age of paranoia and boredom.
Politics and entertainment ran in a dumb, dark loop — the regurgitations of banal AIs that were, apparently, good enough.