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I'm curious about the inconsistency of the 2012 Boston Phoenix ballot for Best Trivia Night.
Letters to the Boston editors, May 4, 2012

The biggest problem with music

If you want to buy a song, chances are you'll end up at a one-stop shop like iTunes or Amazon — storefronts with set prices, clear rules, and instantaneous delivery.
If you had to pick a single pain in the ass for the Rethink Music conference to solve, here’s the one that would make the greatest impact
By CARLY CARIOLI  |  April 20, 2012
Watch Amanda Palmer, Neil Gaiman, Damian Kulash, and Ben Folds unveil #8by8 at #Rethink Music

Watch Amanda Palmer, Neil Gaiman, Damian Kulash, and Ben Folds unveil #8by8 at #Rethink Music

rethinkmusic on Broadcast Live Free They made it: Almost. What was supposed to be an eight-hour ninja album session at Mad Oak Studios -- christened...
By Carly Carioli  |  April 26, 2011

Rethink Music: Where to watch, read, listen, and follow along at home

LIVE: Amanda Palmer and pals writing, recording #8in8 Fair warning: we haven't been keeping track since the beginning, but we think AMANDA PALMER, BEN FOLDS,...
By Carly Carioli  |  April 25, 2011
Amanda Palmer and friends

Doing It Ninja Style(1)

Take three notorious singer-songwriters and one famous author. Give them eight hours to write and record an eight-song album. Broadcast the session on the internet. Release the album online the next morning, and perform it live in front of an audience t
The music industry is slow to change. Here's how four stars are speeding it up.
By CARLY CARIOLI  |  April 22, 2011
Backtalk list

Nancy Baym rethinks the music industry

In the wake of the recording industry's crash, a cottage industry has sprung up around rethinking the commercial future of music.  
Fans and players
By WAYNE MARSHALL  |  April 22, 2011