Posts filed under “Music”

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

Interview: Full Disclosure Radio

artworks-000079826714-f6sx9b-t500x500Last week, Roben Farzad turned the tables and gave me the full podcast treatment on his show, Full Disclosure Radio. He was gracious and way too complementary. (Remind me one day to explain how the whole horse thing came about).

It was a fun conversation. We chatted for about an hour, and if the feed wasn’t scheduled to cut off, we probably could have gone another hour. You can download it on iTunes, stream it on Soundcloud, or just click after the jump to listen.

Every now and again, being reminded what its like on the other side of the interview is good for my MiB process. Be sure to give it a listen.

 

Links:
Full Disclosure Radio
Roben Farzad on Twitter
iTunes
Soundcloud

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Category: Music, Podcast

Caught In The Act: Live

Once upon a time live albums were de rigueur, part of the cycle, a way to cash in on fans and those who want to hear all the greatest hits in one place at one time. But then the internet destroyed album sales and you were able to see endless performances on YouTube and live…Read More

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Little Red Wagon

I find this song to be infectiously charming:   Miranda Lambert – Little Red Wagon (57th GRAMMYs) Album version Little Red Wagon” is available on Miranda Lambert’s album, Platinum. Download or listen: iTunes: http://smarturl.it/mlplatinum AmazonMP3: http://smarturl.it/amzmp3platinum Spotify: http://smarturl.it/mirandaspotify

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Re: Pono

Why does Neil Young get a pass? I don’t care that no one in the mainstream other than David Pogue has criticized Pono, I’m more worried about the rest of the stories. As Tony Wilson once told me, after screwing up the football scores for a news broadcast, the boss said no one cared about…Read More

Category: Music, Technology, Think Tank, Weekend

Smooth Jazz: Black Sabbath’s Paranoid

I can’t explain why, but I find this hilarious:     Via The Poke

Category: Friday Night Jazz, Music, Weekend

Kids “inherit” nostalgia for their parents’ music

Source: Priceonomics h/t Know More

Category: Music, Science

A Visual Map of the History of Jazz

Click for the full map. Source: Who’s Like Tatum? via Know More

Category: Data Analysis, Digital Media, Friday Night Jazz, Music