The Times catches on to indie music infographics

by Josh Kimball

The New York Times sends Andrew Kuo of Earl Boykins to seven Bright Eyes concerts to do some music data-crunching.

And not only is the resultant multimedia show pretty rad, it’s a statement as well: “You think you can glance at a pie chart and decide whether or not to buy a record, but then you’re forced to work to figure it out,” says Kuo.