Monthly Archives: September 2007

On Vox: Route 66: Panels I’d hit at 2008 SXSWi

I read descriptions for all 736 proposed panels at next year’s South by Southwest Interactive Conference. Here are at least six dozen and half a dozen more that deserve either five-star or four-star ratings. That means any one would either… » Read more on Vox

None must sleep, none must sleep

Pavarotti – Nessun Dorma […] Perhaps his biggest gift to the music world was when he teamed up with Spanish stars Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras at the 1990 soccer World Cup and introduced operatic classics to an estimated 800 million television viewers round the globe. Sales of opera albums shot up after the gala […]

On Vox: None must sleep, none must sleep

[…] Perhaps his biggest gift to the music world was when he teamed up with Spanish stars Placido Domingo and Jose Carreras at the 1990 soccer World Cup and introduced operatic classics to an estimated 800 million television viewers round the globe. » Read more on Vox

B major, suspended

Silkscreen T […] So, however rude and annoying Obama got in his repeated insistence that he would not dislodge the earbuds from his senatorial ears, I felt the strong urge to make him comfortable, happy, and part of the party. "Tell me what kind of music you like." I said, "Maybe we have a CD […]