Black Taxi Callejero Soundbomb Georgia Murray @Georgia250 (h/t to @martymel) Regal Degal Chase and Status @chaseandstatus
Staff Picks: Sea of Bees @seaofbees Maverick Sabre @mavericksabre Sara Watkins @sarawatkins The Damnwells @thedamnwells Hey Monday @heycassadee
Ellen Seidler uncovers yet another scam by Google to (a) perpetuate piracy and (b) profit from it. So much for the bad apples and “improving” AdSense practices. As Luke Lewis said in the NME, “[I]f piracy is bad, why not block the sites themselves?” Of course the real question is how do they sleep at […]
The first MusicTechPolicy Monthly newsletter of 2011 will ship next week. We will feature the first of a continuing series on “The Big Picture” that will address the kind of policies necessary to develop market forces for new business models to thrive. The MTP Monthly newsletter is subscription only, sign up at MusicTechPolicyMonthly.com In this time […]
The Hill reports on a new Consumer Watchdog animation that is self-explanatory.
Staff picks: Beat Connection The Ghost of a Saber Tooth Tiger @wearethegoastt The Krayolas Lulu and the Lampshades SBTRKT @sbtrkt
If you live in a jurisdiction that permits ballot measures, you get used to petitions and signature drives—and their foibles. There are lots of rules about signatures on qualification petitions for ballot measures and the quality and validity of the signatures are given some degree of scrutiny. Why? Because most of the ballot measures have […]