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Reshare

Soterios Johnson Won’t Stop Dancing Through My Head

This song has been stuck in my head all day. Curse you, Jeff Chiu!Continue readingSoterios Johnson Won’t Stop Dancing Through My Head

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Reshare

Financing a Record with Free

It’s inspiring to see people breaking out of the box and coming up with truly creative ways to use free content as part of a business model. Free culture makes for better business—just not for…Continue readingFinancing a Record with Free

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Short Reads

Yes, the Flyleaf concert was amazing.

My ears are still ringing from the concert last night, but it was most definitely worth it. Flyleaf played in the smallest room of Sonar (warning: flash), and Rachel, Kyle and I were right against…Continue readingYes, the Flyleaf concert was amazing.

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Matter Writing

Paying Attention to Filesharing

Filesharers are all too often characterized as lawless neanderthals who “just want things for free.” Of course, the evidence shows that in fact, digital sales are increasing and many studies have suggested that sharers actually…Continue readingPaying Attention to Filesharing

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Long Reads

This Was a Triumph

All too often my weekends pass by in a blur of responsibilities, visiting families, and going places that, after ensuring I am sufficiently dizzy, cruelly abandons me on Monday morning. I am left drinking coffee…Continue readingThis Was a Triumph

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Matter Writing

How to Save the Music Industry

I first started getting interested in “copyfight” and issues related to filesharing in college, where I was introduced to a local network where resident students across the university campus could connect and share what they…Continue readingHow to Save the Music Industry

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Long Reads

VirginFest

After the tickets sold out practically immediately, I didn’t think was going to get to go to VirginFest. However, earlier last week one of my friends gave me a tip that a few thousand tickets…Continue readingVirginFest

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Long Reads

Concert Aftermath

I had an amazing time at the Silversun Pickups concert at Rams Head Live in Baltimore this past Monday night. Perhaps a little too much of my enthusiasm went to twitter, and ultimately to Facebook,…Continue readingConcert Aftermath