Moda Spira: Playback

“Playback” is a new song by Moda Spira (Latifah Phillips; joined in the Box Canyon by Jordan Hamlin on banjo). The song title also serves as an unintentional reference to that scientific research paradigm—the playback experiment—which examines the responses of animals (particularly birds) to recordings of unfamiliar sounds. In other words, if you start making…