Artist RoadMap to Social Media

Artist RoadMap to Social Media

October 18, 2013

“Social Media” is a very broad term, and I have included tools that should be essen­tial to your dig­i­tal strat­egy, but may lie out­side of the “social media” definition. Source

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dasaf’s last.fm stats

April 5, 2013

dasaf’s music library scorbbled on last.fm during 2011. Album of the year, Loved tracks, Top artists by month, etc… Source

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15 Fun & Bizarre Facts About Kanye West

January 5, 2013

Kanye West has had an interesting journey, starting with dropping out of college, then helping the careers of other famous artists (under Jay-Z’s label), and finally launching his own super-successful career. Here are a few things about Kanye that you may not know and that might just surprise you. Source

Writer’s Toolbox – Concept Map

November 26, 2012

The “Writer’s Toolbox” excercises are geared towards getting the artist/designer a better grasp of the topic that they are dealing with through writing. Writing down ideas and thoughts AS THEY OCCUR is an excellent way to preserve them and (later) organize and revise those initial thoughts and transform them into a better and all over […]

A Grammy History: Who Does the Music Industry reward

A Grammy History: Who Does the Music Industry reward

September 8, 2012

The award for Album of the Year is the most coveted at the Grammys and largely considered to be the most prestigious award in all the music industry. Though all major genres of music have had their day in the sun (even disco), it seems that the Academy tends to favor some styles over others, […]

The Life of Amy Winehouse

The Life of Amy Winehouse

July 11, 2012

This “infographic” has a really nice design, with an easy-to-follow layout and some inventive illustrations of Amy. The increasingly distorted info as drugs took over more of the singer’s life is really intriguing. Source

Cubism and Abstract Art

Cubism and Abstract Art

May 30, 2012

Art and all of its movements can be complicated to follow and understand. This infographic visually displays the different movements from the abstract and cubism eras. This infographic does not, however, attempt to make sense of the art as that is a job best left to the fans and consumers.

The Truth About The Grammys: A Chart

The Truth About The Grammys: A Chart

May 22, 2012

There will never be a formula to accurately predict the outcome of the Grammy Awards, which are notoriously whimsical, almost to the point of becoming a punchline. But there are certain patterns to the Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences’ record that can help one understand the choices, something even approaching a kind of logic. […]

The Anatomy of a Horrible Web Design Client

The Anatomy of a Horrible Web Design Client

May 6, 2012

We’ve all dealt with the typical web design client. We thought it would be fun to take a tongue-in-cheek look at the people who pay the bills: the customers who drive us crazy. Source