Herndon’s sampled presence and the warped doodads represents Platform’s inner tension — between technology as a separator and technology as a conduit. If human connection is what’s lost in the digital age, Platform’s successes are in how it wrings humanity from that post-human web. The YouTube ads on cuts like “Unequal” and “Locker Leak” aren’t just eccentric flourishes, but another thread that complicates the journey toward emotional literacy.” Soundcloud