Tag Archives: music industry
On the Devolution of Music Journalism
This piece on the devolution of music journalism by Ted Gioia on The Daily Beast is really great. And I think it’s right. But the lede… Imagine, for a moment, football commentators who refuse to explain formations and plays. Or … Continue reading
What’s the Best Way to Make Music?
I’m rather opinionated about music. Folks know this. And while all that frustration criticism comes through loud and clear when I write or tweet, I’m definitely not as good at communicating that I understand and respect how profoundly difficult making … Continue reading
Russell Simmons and His Delusions of a Post-Racial World
My thoughts on Russell Simmons’ piece in The Hollywood Reporter.
My thoughts on what it means that Jamie Foxx makes really bad music.
My Thoughts on Kanye West’s ‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’
My thoughts on why Kanye West’s ‘My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy’ is good, but not that good.