Category: Music

How the Telecommunications Act of 1996 Brought Us Donald Trump

Over two years ago I started writing a treatise on the effects of the Internet on music, attempting to debunk the popular theory held among technologists like myself…

In Response to Seth Godin “The erosion in the paid media pyramid”

I cannot recommend more highly Seth Godin’s recent blog post, “The erosion in the paid media pyramid“.  If you haven’t read it already, please follow the link, and…

Return to Rhome

The Old 97s “Return to Rhome” re-release due out November 7, 2014!

Take a Greyhound to Fredericksburg

The Remix of Hitchhike to Rhome
A Story in Three Parts

Treat your ears right. Put this in them.

Treat your ears right. Put this in them.

A track from a new album I produced by Vanessa Peters -…

A track from a new album I produced by Vanessa Peters – “The Burn The Truth The Lies,” to be released July 17. Pre-order and more information at www.vanessapeters.com.

A little slice of Americana for the morning.The War – from…

A little slice of Americana for the morning.
The War – from Vanessa Peters’s 2009 “Sweetheart, Keep Your Chin Up”

Putting out the back catalog

Putting out the back catalog. Here’s Track 1 from Rhythm/Pleasure 2. Free on Soundcloud.

Music Appreciation

Welcome address to freshman parents at Boston Conservatory,  given by Karl Paulnack, pianist and director of music division at Boston Conservatory: One of my parents’ deepest fears, I…

Eco-tainment

As the Editor-in-Chief for ProRec, I get a lot of music-industry spam.  Most of it I disregard.  This is why: Eco-tainer Alyssa Anjelica James put a fresh spin…