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John Coltrane’s Handwritten Outline for His Masterpiece A Love Supreme

<i>Click the image above to view it in a larger format.</i><p>The great jazz saxophone player John Coltrane was born 87 years ago today. To mark the occasion …

Listen: Neneh Cherry Shares Title Track From Four Tet-Produced Album Blank Project

Neneh Cherry: "Blank Project" (via SoundCloud)<p>Swedish genre-hopping singer/songwriter/rapper Neneh Cherry has shared more information about her upcoming Four Tet-produced solo album, her first in 16 years. Recorded and mixed over a five-day period, it's titled <i>Blank Project</i>, and it's scheduled for …

How Spotify and its digital music rivals can win over artists: 'Just include us'

How can digital music services win praise from musicians, rather than the kind of attacks recently aimed at Spotify by Thom Yorke and David Byrne?<p>For cellist Zoe Keating, its simple. "Just include us," she said last night during a debate organised by Virgin that brought musicians, managers and …

What to Expect From Apple’s Fall iPad Event (Spoiler: New iPads!)

In the invitation to its Oct. 22 fall event, Apple said it has “a lot more to cover” before the year is out. And indeed it does — more so this year …

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The Who's 'Quadrophenia' At 40: Classic Track-By-Track Review

The Who's second rock opera, "Quadrophenia," released 40 years ago in October 1973, was Pete Townshend's homage to an earlier moment in British youth …

A new challenge to books – stories that follow you into the real world

It is part book, part film, part game – and a world away from the six novels in contention for tonight's Man Booker prize. But Julian McCrea, developer of the immersive iPad thriller The Craftsman, launched this week, is convinced his mashup of literary gothic and cinematic chiller is the future of …

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David Byrne: 'The internet will suck all creative content out of the world'

Awhile ago Thom Yorke and the rest of Radiohead got some attention when they pulled their recent record from Spotify. A number of other artists have also been in the news, publicly complaining about streaming music services (Black Keys, Aimee Mann and David Lowery of Camper van Beethoven and …

Make way for a new social media icon: the interrobang

At the risk of making my life sound more exciting than it really is, around once a week I find myself staring at my laptop keyboard wondering which of the symbols staring back at me – not to mention those only conjured into existence via complex keystrokes – will be the next big thing. I think of …

Departure

Team France completed their edit, brilliant work! Now the project is off to our sound engineer.<p>We will have an online screening for all our fans, …

Anna Calvi - "Eliza" (Official Music Video)

UK viewers prefer TV to tablets and smartphones

Viewing on non-television devices accounted for just 1.5% of total viewing in the first half of 2013<p><b>Nearly four hours of programming watched each day</b> …

Despite bad headlines, the arts in Britain aren't dead yet

Playwright Mark Ravenhill’s provocative opening speech at this year’s Edinburgh Festival outlined a doomsday scenario where public funding for the …

Instead of launching its own YouTube competitor from scratch, Maker Studios buys Blip

Maker Studios is in the process of acquiring Blip Networks, according to AllThingsD’s Peter Kafka, who reported Wednesday morning that the cash and …

Haji, Star of Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill! Dead at 67

<i>Faster, Pussycat! Kill! Kill!</i>, essentially a remake of <i>Motor Psycho</i> featuring a female car gang in lieu of a male biker crew, is the film for which …

Rare and deleted vinyl from iconic Universal artists to see crowdfunded re-presses

Universal Music hopes to use crowdfunding initiatives popularized by websites like Kickstarter to revive out-of-print records. The music label's vinyl arm Uvinyl recently launched The Vinyl Project to reproduce "rare and deleted" records if they get the backing they require. Universal says it will …

Samsung Galaxy S4 shootout versus HTC One, iPhone 5

Samsung has absolutely <i>stuffed</i> its Galaxy S4's 13-megapixel camera with settings and modes, but none of that matters if the phone's image quality can't stand up to the hype.<p>And so, here is a smartphone shootout between the Galaxy S4's top Android rival, the HTC One, and another beacon of smartphone …

Mobile Filmmaking Workshop

MINA and Colab presents <i>the</i> <b>Mobile Filmmaking Workshop</b> of the year.<p>Friday 26 & Saturday 27 July | 9am - 4pm<br>• AUT City Campus, WE402, Art & Design …

The Volkswagen story, by general director Nordhoff: From the archive, 27 June 1960

The conditions in which Volkswagen restarted production after the war were not good, considering the situation in Germany after its collapse, and the …

Alan Myers, longtime Devo drummer, has died

Chances are in coming days when you’re reading about percussionist Alan Myers, who died Monday after a battle with brain cancer, the words "human metronome" will be used. Myers' drumming for punk bandDevocame to define the band’s off-kilter sound.<p>Musician Ralph<p>Carney, who was friends with Myers, …

Andrew W.K. Trying to Break Drumming World Record

For his next stunt, the King of Party is attempting to break the world record for drumming. According to the <i>Hollywood Reporter</i>, Andrew W.K. will partake in Viacom's O Music Awards 24-hour livestream special from behind a drum set in Times Square, where he'll try to drum for 24 hours straight.<p>He's …

The future of music: technology is amazing, but 'music's a human thing'

Edinburgh-born Peter Gregson is a cellist, composer and founder of the Electric Creative Colab, a body that aims to foster collaborations between the …

An Unstoppable Team!

Here is the latest Craig and I have co-created. ( see links below), Me as model, make up artist and stylist. Craig as photographer and creative …

Chicago Sun-Times Fires Photo Staff, Will Train Reporters to Use iPhones For Photos

A day after the Chicago Sun-Times fired the entirety of its 28-person photo staff, Chicago media critic Robert Feder (via <i>Cult of Mac</i>) is reporting that the newspaper is training its reporters in iPhone photography to produce the photo content the paper requires.<p>Sun-Times reporters begin mandatory …

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