Posts tagged "internet"

Top Reasons to Vote for The Voice (and possibly President)

Top Reasons to Vote for The Voice (and possibly President)
Voting, voting, voting.. Everybody is about sick of being told who to vote for, right? But there’s still an awful lot of voting to be done this week. And it should only be done after you carefully consider all the information Facebook has to offer (because some of this stuff is actually important). What everybody... Read more »

Comedy Update: Gaffigan’s internet-only release a solid idea… for some

Comedy Update: Gaffigan’s internet-only release a solid idea… for some
It’s not terribly hilarious to collaborate and streamline technique. Also not terribly like cutting-edge comedians. But it’s happening. Jim Gaffigan released Mr. Universe last Wednesday exclusively on his website (JimGaffigan.com). For $5 you get a few streams, five downloads and actual encouragement to share the material with friends, family or whoever you’re subletting those extra... Read more »

Billy Corgan may tumble into the diminishing vortex of his own album concept

The Smashing Pumpkins. Back. Still weird. Since the insane success of Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (’95) Billy Corgan has been firing, ranting, wrestling, hiding, re-hiring and making lots of oddly non-rocking music. I know a lot of people whose youthful obsession with this band (and online handle) has lasted into adulthood, but even if... Read more »
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One musician's anti-SOPA / PIPA tirade: Please keep my music free

We went to Best Buy to pick up Portugal. The Man’s new album not too long ago. Well… We tried, because it wasn’t there. We had seen this band perform “So American” on Conan (for free) and then investigated their music on YouTube (also for free) and were now left without a way to actually... Read more »
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