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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Converse: sneakers to the stars.  Rock stars anyway...

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Cameras at Concerts? A Crank Complains

Friday, October 08, 2010

John Schaefer supports your right to shoot concert video - over there.

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Celebrate Lennon's Birthday, for a price

Thursday, October 07, 2010

John Lennon's foibles made him a real New Yorker

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John Lennon, Inc.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

John Lennon's foibles made him a real New Yorker

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The Great American Songbook's Secret Weapon

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

After yesterday's debacle, John Schaefer says, "now THIS is a lyric."

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The Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Needs A Bouncer

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

John Schaefer says some Hall of Fame nominees don't belong  - and he's naming names. 

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Walking The Line

Monday, October 04, 2010

If the striking musicians win now, they may lose big later.

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Production Credits

Friday, October 01, 2010

John Schaefer thinks Neil Young's new "Solo" album is anything but.

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Musical Omnivores

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Alex Ross's book is a sign of the musical times

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Retro chic or just a retread?

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

John Schaefer says, sometimes you need to reinvent the wheel

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Saving the World - Two Wheels at a Time

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

John Schaefer on the value on thinking small

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The Lord of the Ring

Monday, September 27, 2010

Wagner's popular classicism - or is it classical populism?

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Famous For Being... Diaghilev

Thursday, September 23, 2010

Diaghilev was famous for being infamous.

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Pounding the Pavement Fans

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

A weird sidebar to the big story of Pavement's reunion

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The Sax In Rock Music

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Somebody seems embarrassed by the sax appearing in rock music...

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The Music Model - as a Model

Monday, September 20, 2010

The music world hates its business model. Now, publishing wants in?!

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The Hendrix Legacy

Friday, September 17, 2010

Enough with the Hendrix reissues already!

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Music in the clouds

Thursday, September 16, 2010

A musical battle royale is brewing...

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Merch: the once and future king

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Will "merch" save the music world?

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The Indie bands' Dead

Friday, September 10, 2010

John Schaefer says: no "guilty" pleasures in music

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