The Staves - photo by Rebecca Miller

Review: The Staves at the Bootleg Theatre

Saw The Staves tonight (6/23/13). There’s nothing like the natural shimmer of three-part sibling harmonies. Perfect music to hear before taking a walk under the gorgeous “Super Moon.” They first hit my radar via an NPR Music pre-SXSW sampler that Bob Boilen’s team put together. Logistics kept me from seeing …

Pitchfork begins to move away from CPM ads

I’m personally a big fan of more immersive user experiences in the content world, and I think there’s a big opportunity for content creators to focus on improving their engagement metrics rather than the traditional foot traffic numbers that the whole CPM model is based around. I’d consider NAMM as …

U2′s Tour Launch in San Diego

U2 launched their much-awaited 2005 tour Monday night (3/28), treating an adoring opening-night crowd to a set that comfortably straddled their 25-year …