Should the music industry put digital first or add value?

Thursday, July 21st, 2011

The focus of the music industry is downloads – but is this the smartest move? Figures show most people still want to listen to CDs, plus there has been a boom in vinyl sales

Want to stop the decline of music sales? Then do this

Friday, July 8th, 2011

[Updated July 10] What you see above is the Brian Eno double-vinyl, double-CD plus hardbound book and free MP3 downloads package that I ordered a couple of months ago from Bleep in the UK. All the above was only $54.00 plus shipping. I say only because I believe this package and the added value it [...]

Mogwai – Burning on Pampelmoose – live stream

Tuesday, July 27th, 2010

Special Moves – Digital, Vinyl, T-shirts and more

To Have And To Hold – Celebrating Vinyl Records

Friday, March 26th, 2010

J Dilla Album Comes in Unique New Format

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

File under Album As Event – From: “The late hip hop great J Dilla (aka Jay Dee) gets a well-deserved tribute from his label Stones Throw, complete with some fantastic, unreleased instrumentals (“Safety Dance”, “Sycamore”, “Bars & Twists,” and remastered cuts for Mos Def, Q-Tip and Busta Rhymes). But, working in collaboration with Serato, [...]

Thom Yorke 12″ and Live MP3 of New Radiohead Song

Tuesday, October 6th, 2009

Amazon never lets me down. I tried buying the new Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood vinyl 12″ direct from the Radiohead but they were all sold out. Better still, I find it on Amazon for $16.99 with free shipping [if you're a Prime customer, which you should be..] Get yours by clicking the link. And [...]

Win a Free Wristband to MusicFestNW and a 7″ single From Gang of Four and Faux Hoax

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

If you live in Portland or you are heading here for the MusicFestNW music festival, the good folks at MusicFestNW have ponied up a free wristband [a $60 value!] for the Moose to give away to a lucky winner. The runner up will receive a copy of a limited edition Gang of Four remix 7″ [...]

Faux Hoax Debut Release on Polyvinyl Out Tomorrow

Monday, May 18th, 2009

The little band that could, Faux Hoax, featuring myself, Danny Seim of Menomena and John Askew of Tracker, has reached a deal with Polyvinyl to release our debut 7″ single. You can pre-order it here. There will be much online goodness – as in free stuff and more free music for download. Stay tuned. Also [...]