Says BBC about “Love For Life”: Listening to Katharina, it is easy to imagine yourself being whisked off to some trendy basement jazz club. Katharina sings softly through the smoke to a…
Mad respect for Madonna! At the time she put herself on the map with “Material Girl” I hadn’t grown to the level of understanding and awareness just yet that the song’s lyrics might be a sarcastic statement and criticism as to the status quo in the music industry in particular and society in general. Looking at her career spanning three decades and having remained on the billboards and touring for all these years and still doing it while not compromising her stance is an almost intimidating reference to willpower, stamina and character. Mad respect!
Source: Friday essay: the loss of music
Found this in my Facebook stream today. I think this article is spot on in regards to the future of music that’s created at a professional level.
So, here’s yet another social media (music related) hangout I just registered on: Source: wesbound – NumberOneMusic
(don’t think, I was able to keep track… Facebook, Reverbnation, Soundcloud, Orfium, Bandcamp, my own homepage/blog, G+… and now NumberOneMusic… 😉 Oh, I forgot iLike, Last.FM, Myspace – not active on these – and … see… I forget…)
This isn’t new to me. But it’s still bad news. Very bad news for artists and music lovers alike.