Consultant Tracy Johnson knows perfectly how to turn a sow's ear into a silk purse, and his advice to broadcasters challenged by constricted budgets is pure genius; that's assuming you buy his idealism and the product.
Has a twittering reality star found a way to muzzle his detractors and gloat like a Cheshire cat as he chokes the wind out of all adversaries? One person thinks this could be the case.
Making albums was once a pathway to success, but today the process is more about the love of the craft than making a buck. It's sad but true, and nothin' but nothin's gonna change that fact.
Social media has put the final nail in the coffin of the rock stars. They existed outside the mainstream; the mainstream didn’t approve of them, broadly.
The traditional perception of a groupie as a powerless woman positions the male musician as someone taking advantage and the sexual exchange which takes place is always perceived as something negative. It shouldn’t be that way though. There’s power to be gained in sleeping with people.
Being the son or daughter of someone famous has its pros and cons, and sometimes the cons can be daunting if one chooses to follow in their career footsteps.
The release of Sharon Jones’s final album, recorded while she had terminal cancer, is the latest example of an artist saying goodbye through music.
Silicon Valley founders believe, ardently and innocently, that they are doing good in the world... but they spend all their time building products, raising money, and hiring talent, and the ideals usually end up on autopilot.
The owners save bucks short-term, but the listeners aren't too happy with repetitive playlists, idiotic weather reports, out-dated news and bumpers hyping 'summer is here' ...in October.
Ask people to assess the generational groups that make up our population, and chances are all will agree that Millennials are the worst. Even Millennials have a hard time defending Millennials. Aren't they the kids that got a trophy for coming in last?
The song is ageless, its message both instructive and inspirational and Gloria Gaynor made it her own, but the story behind it is equally fascinating.