Clay Shirky: The Fragmentation Of The Social Web

Clay Shirky: The Fragmentation Of The Social Web

There was a moment when we could imagine Facebook being the hub for all social activity, says scholar and theorist Clay Shirky, but that time has past. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Secret, Reddit, Pinterest and a plethora of popular social networks, all point to a...
Is Music Your Day Job or Your Nighttime Dream?

Is Music Your Day Job or Your Nighttime Dream?

When I think about the professional musician, I like to break down opportunity into day job and night job.  The night job is the dream – rock and roll stardom, touring, selling records, award shows, bodyguards, fawning fans, public meltdowns, etc. Being more pragmatic...