I can’t take it anymore. Mariah Carey and her ubiquitous rendition of “All I want for Christmas Is You” has coated every cubic inch of my brain with holiday sap. If you are reading this, it’s because I’ve melted into a puddle of sticky, red and green holiday goo. My last wish before Mariah’s soul-stealing […]
Arguably the most successful independent record label of the last two decades, Merge Records has consistently been curator of the perhaps most eclectic, unique, and inventive recording artists bearing the loosely defined category of “indie”. But the bands on Merge aren’t indie for the sake of being indie – the music they make is genuinely different because the […]
Listening to electronic music offers a number of awesome benefits, not the least of which is annoying your desk mate as you relentlessly tap on the plastic floor mat under your chair or drum your fingers on the table. It’s also great for reliving your younger days as a club rat. So if you’ve ever […]
Animation has a unique ability to translate and speak to our emotions.
There’s a lot of news surrounding Spotify this week – and rightly so. But I’m not here to talk about the online music service’s new apps. I’m here to talk about why I love Spotify. And, yes, why I’ve loved Spotify since it debuted in the US. That’s right – I’ve been a believer since the beginning, so yeah, I’m biased, and I guess in that regard sort of like a “I was a fan before it was popular” Twilight kid. Guilty as charged.
Festivals have to put together a strong digital presence and a comprehensive online marketing strategy—in addition to a killer lineup—if they hope to draw in the numbers.
The ToneMatrix is a free music synthesizer that lets you create your own audio sequences by selecting steps on a 16×16 matrix.
Now a new possible contender has surfaced for DJs to use—the Attigo TT touch screen turntable.
Our CEO, Lisa Wehr, assembled a crew together from our own staff, to create Step & Close, a documentary film of the Traverse City West High School marching band.
Sheet music companies need to do a better job with their online marketing, so amateurs can easily find them. Each company needs to up the efforts on search engine optimization and marketing, as well as social media.
Apple today announced its new project Ping. Ping has been donned as a social network for music.
The band Ratatat has done something amazing and unexpected. They have composed a music video for their song Drugs, made of stock video from Getty Images. As a designer, it’s always hard to find the right stock footage for your project, without coming off cheesy or lame or out of place. Ratatat does a great […]