The article discusses the growing culture of the "plastic DJ," artists that prioritize the rapid advancement to the top over the music itself. Criticizing the "easy-tech" nature of music creation and recognition software, the article's author deems that plastic DJs are to remain a permanent fixture in the music world as long as the industry promotes spectacle over art.
Del Hambre's illustrations depict the inseparable relationship between music and technology in the modern world.
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