Archive for 2012/12

Irving Walks

It’s an entrepreneurial business. Remember when Matsushita bought MCA? They left David Geffen out of the loop, despite his huge stockholdings. Because Geffen plays by his own rules, he could cock up a deal, make it turn out in his favor. Best to leave wildcatters out of corporate business. The same goes for Irving Azoff. […]

“Stephen Stills”

Is it too late to rewrite history? The two most anticipated albums of Christmas 1970 were George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” and Stephen Stills’ solo debut. Harrison’s triple album made the bigger splash, and means even less than Stills’ debut today. As for Stephen’s record… You couldn’t go anywhere without hearing “Love The One […]


There are no apps. I can’t tell you how many people are waiting for BlackBerry 10. I see them with their Bolds, living in the dark ages, protesting they’ve not shifted to an Android or iPhone because they’re waiting for this new product. Which will be dead on arrival. It’s like buying a new car […]

Kennedy Center Honors

Johnny Carson has already been forgotten… But Led Zeppelin is FOREVER! In other words, what kind of crazy fucked up world do we live in where the President is black and the national anthem is “Stairway To Heaven”? One in which the mainstream knows nothing and you know everything. Where hype is irrelevant and we […]