South By Southwest Announces Yoko Ono as Featured Speaker
Feb25

South By Southwest Announces Yoko Ono as Featured Speaker

From her pioneering work in the Fluxus movement of the 1960s to the recent Imagine Peace Tower in Iceland, Ono’s art has challenged and informed, melding the personal to the universal in simple and unique ways. Her marriage and creative collaboration with John Lennon was a love story played out on the global stage. Ono’s music laid the groundwork for the sounds of punk rock and new wave. Recently, Ono has had five...

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Bonnaroo announces 2011 lineup of bands
Feb17

Bonnaroo announces 2011 lineup of bands

Some say it came earlier than expected and here is the initial list of bands for the 2011 Bonnaroo. Superfly Productions and A.C. Entertainment are excited to announce the initial lineup for the 2011 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. The 10th annual four-day camping and music festival will be held on June 9 – 12 on the same beautiful 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee, 60 miles south of Nashville. A full list of confirmed...

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The Economics of ticket scalping and a solution for LCD Soundsystem
Feb15

The Economics of ticket scalping and a solution for LCD Soundsystem

Check out this post from an economics blog that points out the flaws when getting angry at ticket scalpers or brokers. It makes a lot of sense but the solution of adding new shows isn’t always practical. It won’t ever be practical for say the World Series or the Super Bowl. Want to shut out the scalpers? Sell more tickets. From the blog: With that background in mind, consider what happened recently when the band LCD...

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