March 2009

Just Hear !t

03.30.2009 by Mark Forman
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Just Hear !t is a new streaming music service that offers you the ability to search for desired music. It'll deliver up related selections to you for your listening. This seems to be the future of online music. Just Hear !t is licensing and working out licensing with copyright holders so that the service is […]


Breathe Easy Benefit

03.30.2009 by Mark Forman

This is mad creative and kooky (paraphrase: just my cup of tea). The Dandy Warhols have put together and inspired reverse-karaoke type project. Different bands and musicians get to contribute to the works started by others to create  new mashed-up musical pieces. The different mashups mp3's will be sold. Some pretty impressive names are on […]


Da Bridge

03.25.2009 by Mark Forman
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Wow really felt this piece deeply. Talking about one of the major icons of my home town- the Brooklyn bridge. Not only mentioning it but discussing it in such a way to bring inspiration and focus at a time when those are much needed. I walked over this engineering marvel numerous times. Did it to […]


5 Dimes…

03.24.2009 by Mark Forman
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Just having some random thoughts thinking back over the first 50 years of my life. Some of the obvious highlights were holding my daughter Michelle and son Kevin moments after they were born. Visiting Crater Lake and the Badlands-two amazing while completely different landscapes. Hanging out with Muhal Richard Abrams listeningto his piano playing and talking to him about stuff. […]


Cyber-Punk random thoughts…

03.20.2009 by Mark Forman
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Lately I've been having some thoughts on how hiphop which grew out of graffiti culture is a very cyberpunk culture. Oddly many people would think of punk music as a natural bedfellow of cyberpunk because of it's bare bones approach to making art. Hiphop even more bare bones-rapper, beats, microphone and some samples. Graffiti is […]