On the branding of ‘Midtown’ in London, and other sponsored rebrandings. Some comments date ‘Midtown’ back quite a while in some industries. (via Londonist)
@disemdat I come across those occasionally but never thought to try reading them regularly for some reason. Ta!
And Mr Agreeable's still going?! It's like I've never been away. thequietus.com/articles/15988…
2 mins of reading music blogs and I have the latest hot news about The Scene That Celebrates Itself ghostlifeghostlife.com/2014/09/23/my-… I'm so with it!
@mala All the comments I've seen have been "Ha! Wizards! Golden keys!" not "that's technically impossible".
Or have I missed something? This is a great book but it's about people making the Internet, not ACTUAL WIZARDS amazon.co.uk/Where-Wizards-…
People mocking the Washington Post for "wizards" and "golden key" sound horribly superior and like they have no knowledge of metaphor.
@Zoonie I don't have my hopes up.
I don't need much. Covering everything between Smash Hits and The Wire, written by hip young gunslingers, Greil Marcus and Simon Reynolds.
What site(s) should I read that do good music writing? I'd like to feel less out of touch about new stuff and know more about old stuff.
the future is here, it’s just not one in which we’ve all read that William Gibson one-liner