Last year sales of vinyl records were the highest they’ve been since, well, since compact disk sales first surpassed vinyl in 1988. To better understand the complex of causes surrounding vinyl’s death and resurrection, let’s go back and look … Continue reading The Death of Vinyl?
“Singer David Bowie has died at the age of 69 from cancer. His son, film director Duncan Jones, confirmed the news and a statement was issued on his social media accounts. ‘David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family … Continue reading We Miss You Already, Ziggy, But the Spiders From Mars are Waiting
The Mindful Bard: Money for Nothing by Wanda Waterman The Voice Magazine, Volume 22 Issue 36 2014-09-12 Film: Money for Nothing: A History of the Music Video (link) Director: Jamin Bricker Writer: Saul Austerlitz Narrator:Michael Charles Roman “I wanted to write my book before the video vanished for good. As it turned out, that ended up not being a concern, because just as the music video appeared to be on the brink of extinction, the Internet took the video under its wing, and rescued it.” – Saul Austerlitz Those who view this film can’t help but lay their own personal … Continue reading The Music Video From Birth to Flatlining to Resurrection