Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Raconteurs – Level (video)

I’m a big Jack White fan, but I’ll be honest. While I wanted to be excited by The Raconteurs, their stuff never really got me fist pumping. Except for the video version of the song Level. It’s just some serious, … Continue reading

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My Dark Star Orchestra Review at Glorious Noise

I saw Dark Star Orchestra at the Majestic Theater in Detroit a few weeks ago – Thursday, February 9, 2012. I wrote up a review of the show on Glorious Noise (it’s back!). Check it out. You can see my … Continue reading

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Facebook is the Sun in the social media galaxy

In Beyond Facebook: The Rise Of Interest-Based Social Networks, Jay Jamison of BlueRun Ventures argues that while Facebook is the dominant player, there is still room for “specialty” social networks to exist along side it: There are opportunities to establish differentiated, … Continue reading

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With 425 million mobile users, Facebook plans for mobile advertising

From a San Francisco Chronicle article: The payoff, however, could be huge. Research firm MobileSquared of the United Kingdom last week estimated that Facebook could generate more than $1.2 billion from mobile advertising in the first year in the United … Continue reading

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Otis Redding – I’ve Been Loving You Too Long (Live 1967)

Live at Monterey Pop. “This is the love crowd. Right? We all love each other, don’t we? Am I right!?” The king is dead. Long live the king.

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Bobby & The Midnites – Easy to Slip (Live in 1983)

“So I light another cigarette…” That line always sounds kind of odd to me, when Bobby sings it. Cigarettes and Bobby don’t mix in my mind. But it’s a Little Feat song, which explains the incongruence. This is by far … Continue reading

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