A few weeks ago the questions started to pop up out of thin air and lunge at me. There were text messages, Tweets (public tweets and DMs), Facebook PMs. They were incessant. They arrived at odd times of the day – while driving to work, while at a meeting, while having dinner. You would have […]Read more "“What happened to PhilMusic?” and other Pesky Questions"
Some years back, around the time the first generation Digital SLRs made their appearance. the photo bug bit me hard. Of course, every “serious” photographer eventually finds a speciality – mine was the area of concert photography. I liked the scene, loved the exaggerated stage lighting, and the unique expressions coming from musicians. Armed with […]Read more "Crowdsourcing local music scene documentation: The #PhilMusic hashtag on Instagram"
Our home baked music site PhilMusic.com has gone through several stages of evolution in its 15 or so years of existence. It started as a mailing list (then referred to as a “listserv”) on the local ISP iPhil in 1996 before becoming a full-fledged web domain. It then went through another round of evolution as […]Read more "Reeling in the Years: Raiding the PhilMusic Archives"