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What can Whrrl do for independ…

  What can Whrrl do for independent musicians? We interviewed @whrrlmusic and found out: http://bit.ly/Ap0ZN

Woke up singing this classic. …

  Woke up singing this classic. Don’t know if an unremembered dream or the infectious intro is to blame… ♫ http://blip.fm/~57dwt

At a panel called “How to Buil…

  At a panel called “How to Build A Business Warren Buffet Would Buy”–it’s unexpectedly entertaining…

Producers: Show Depeche Mode what you can do!

  Beatportal has announced their Depeche Mode remix contest, where you can win some amazing (and expensive!) new gear for submitting the best remix, as voted on by listeners, Beatportal staff and the band.  Granted, you have to pay $3.99 to get access to the parts, but if you are confident in your skills, it...

Nothing like some free music in shadow of the Cyclone…

  I have no idea what Coney Island will be like this year due to the legal chaos surrounding its development (RIP), but with free performances from Frightened Rabbit, The Raveonettes and Micachu & the Shapes, I know I’ve got a least one reason to hop on the D train and ride to the end...

This made me laugh: RT@JonAuer…

  This made me laugh: RT@JonAuer: Playing with Big Star in 3 hours. Alex Chilton keeps telling me I look like Antonio Banderas….

Too many issues w/ my former W…

  Too many issues w/ my former WP theme, so I’m trying something new. Love to get your opinions on the new look: http://musicismydayjob.com

To EP or not to EP…

  Brian Hazard over at the Music Think Tank just posted an excellent article on the benefits of releasing a follow-up EP a short time after releasing your full-length album. Among other reasons, he reminds us that it rewards your most loyal fans with additional music and can actually help maintain interest in your full-length....

Waking up with Amazon’s new (f…

  Waking up with Amazon’s new (free) International Music sampler–the track from Madagascar alone makes it worth grabbing. http://bit.ly/eFXQ5

Regardless of the issues that …

  Regardless of the issues that Heroes has had with its plot/writing in general, I still find Sylar beyond creepy…

Have you hugged your talent today?

  Here is a disturbing article from Mark McGuinness (from his Lateral Action blog) on following your instincts to find your true calling and talent.  Read this now before your own “Thought Fox” comes after you…

Ton of stuff I wanted to hear …

  Ton of stuff I wanted to hear today, but I can’t stop listening to this free Porter Records sampler from @othermusic: http://bit.ly/2e635Y