Damon Krukowski, AM

Damon Krukowski is the writer and host of Ways of Hearing, a six-episode podcast about the switch from analog to digital audio produced by Radiotopia's Showcase that was later published as a book by the MIT Press (2019). He is also the author of The New Analog: Listening and Reconnecting in a Digital World (The New Press, 2017). A longtime musician, he was in the indie rock band Galaxie 500 and now plays in the acoustic duo Damon & Naomi. His articles about sound have been published in outlets such as Pitchfork, Artforum, the New Yorker, and Wire. He was educated at Harvard where he studied social theory as an undergraduate, and earned an AM in English and American literature. He has taught writing, sound, and writing about sound in Harvard's Writing Program, and studio art department (visual and environmental studies).


  • AM Harvard University