Posts filed under “Music”

Adam Sandler’s Musical Farewell to David Letterman

Tonight is the final Letterman show — I thought this Adam Sandler tribute was worth sharing:

 

Category: Music, Television, Weekend

How Sony Makes Money From Spotify

Source: The Verge

Category: Music, Technology

B.B. King: You’re Gonna Miss Me

You’re Gonna Miss Me

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Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Music First, Stardom Second

I can’t get an Apple Watch, but every celebrity known to man has been seeded one to make them look cool. Who’s using who? And if you think it’s the musicians who are coming out ahead, you own no Apple stock. Used to be different. Players weren’t rich. They were in it for the dope,…Read More

Category: Music, Think Tank, Weekend

Shaggy Off: Steve Higgins vs Shaggy

Higgins and Shaggy go head to head in a rap battle to determine who’s the better Shaggy.  

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

No Diggity

This only came out 3 years ago? It seems much longer than that . . .   Chet Faker – No diggity Digging The Blogosphere      

Category: Music, Weblogs, Weekend

April Fools: Apple to Buy Spotify

The price? A COOL TEN BILLION! It had to happen. Apple’s stock rises when it has a monopoly. And despite all the iPhone profits, Android has greater worldwide market share. This is not the iPod revolution, wherein a seamless hardware/software combination, of iPod iTunes and FairPlay DRM, ensured that no other player could gain traction….Read More

Category: M&A, Music, Technology, Think Tank

Blurred Lines vs. Got to Give it Up

Check out the two songs side by side: Their are some sonic, but not melodic, similarities: Its a bum jury decision . . .

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Legal, Music

Sarah McLachlan at Kings Theatre 3.14.15

Last week we saw Sarah McLachlan setlist Kings Theatre, Brooklyn; the show was as a delightful as she is.

A few snaps from the show and the setlist are below, but be sure to check out the pictures of the newly renovated 1929 Kings theater after the jump — its spectacular.

 

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Source:  Setlist.fm

 

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Category: Music, Weekend

Stardom

MONEY We’re impressed when you make it, and continue to make it. The more zeros the better. CONTINUITY Momentary blips are not stars, they’re comets. If you don’t last, especially in today’s overloaded, evanescent world, you’re irrelevant. DO IT YOURSELF Screw the millennial teamwork/group construct. We want to see individuals triumph, it’s the American Way….Read More

Category: Music, Think Tank, Weekend