Our colleague Frank Kimenai is in Austin, Texas right now where is visiting the SXSW festival. He is so kind to let us know what we are missing up there. Today: Report of his second day. My day started, slightly hangover, with a trip to The Scoot Inn venue at the east side. Scoot In is a really cool […]
March 16, 2012
Sony/PIAS Distribution warehouse in London burns down: Please help out the label/artists by buying mp3s!
August 9, 2011
Horrible news from the Sony/PIAS camp as you might know. Their distribution warehouse completely burned down yesterday night during the riots currently happening in the UK. It seems all inventory is lost (luckily no one got hurt), which means labels such as XL/Beggars, Warp, Rough Trade, Domino, 4AD, Sub Pop, Secretly Canadian, Jagjaguwar, Drag City, […]
October 19, 2010
Is piracy only people stealing stuff from companies. No. It’s also big companies stealing from people. Here’s ony obvious example. Sigur Ros never allows companies to use their work in commercials. No problem for those companies like Center Parcs, Sony, Buick and many other. They just steal it. Find more at their site.
March 10, 2010
We told about the Spin archive appearing on Google Books yesterday. Sony placed an ad back in August 1988 in the magazine for a very revolutionary productline: the UX Audiotape series. Another great invention is: The Internetz. Sony saw it coming so they added an easy to customize slogan to the UX Audiotape advert. xWe […]
November 21, 2009
December 18, 2015
With the year coming to an end, here’s another trip down memory lane – a lovely, detailed look back at the Incubate Arcade of 2014, courtesy of Zuraida Buter. [View the story “Incubate Arcade 2014 ” on Storify]