The New Rockstar Philosophy
Browsing Tag

pitchfork

Music Industry News

Condé Nast Buys Pitchfork – What Does It All Mean?

By On October 13, 2015

Not to overstate it but the huge corporation Condé Nast buying Pitchfork Media is a pretty, pretty, pretty, pretty big deal. One could argue that this deal will influence modern music and… Read More

Music Career

Interpol Talk Songwriting, Artistic Vision, Band Image and NYC Scene

By On November 30, 2012

Interpol’s debut album was a game changer. Their brooding masterpiece became a soundtrack for the post 9/11 indie rock generation. P4k talked to the band about the making of Turn on the Bright… Read More

Music Philosophy

Internet Hype Too Soon Can Be Bad News For Some Bands

By On October 12, 2011

Internet music hype is usually based around New. The newest sound, song, or band, can go from putting a demo onto the internet, to being the most hyped track on the internet… Read More

Music Career

The Importance of 3rd Party Validation of Your Music

By On September 26, 2011

As an artist you want to get your music out there even if you’re against marketing/capitalism. You want people to hear and dig what you do, otherwise you wouldn’t be reading this… Read More

Music Marketing

How To Create Your Band’s Own Mixtape

By On August 21, 2011

I have been thinking about Mixtapes for bands for a while now. Hip hop artists make mixtapes all the time. Sometimes it’s all original content, but quite often it’s remixed hits of today. They… Read More

Songwriting

Bon Iver Talks Finding Your Own Sound

By On June 13, 2011

If you haven’t heard the new Bon Iver record I’d recommend it. Bon Iver, Bon Iver will probably win a lot of awards and solidify Justin Vernon as one of the most… Read More

Live Show

David Byrne Talks Recording & Live Performance

By On June 10, 2011

The always interesting David Byrne spoke with Pitchfork about the democratization of recording technologies and what goes into a good performance. Read the excerpts below, then check out the trailer from a DVD of his… Read More

Music Philosophy

Mandatory Viewing: LCD Soundsystem’s James Murphy Talks Marketing & Art

By On April 7, 2011

James Murphy has retired from LCD Soundsystem. His band’s triumphant Madison Square Garden shows will go down in history as some of the most desired tickets in indie music. Why? Well for the… Read More

Live Show

The Live Show & The Record Are Two Totally Different Things For The Dodos

By On December 14, 2010

The Dodos are one of my favourite bands of the past decade. They’ve got great tones, energy, and songwriting. That’s all I need to be a fan. Not to mention that this… Read More

Marketing

How To Sell Magazines – Include Vinyl – RollingStone You Listening?

By On November 19, 2010

Decibel magazine, America’s only monthly metal magazine, has just announced an idea that has made grown men cry. Starting in January 2011 Decibel is going to include a flexi-disc vinyl record with each… Read More

mental disorders treatment Buy Abilify Online Without Prescription Buy Generic Anafranil Online Buy Anafranil sr Online Now 24/7 Buy Generic Buspar Online no Prescription How To Buy Clozaril Online No Prescription Buy Compazine Online No Prescription - Online Pharmacy. Buy Depakote Online Without A Prescription Buy Generic Effexor Xr Online Without A Prescription Purchase Geodon Online Without Prescription Buy Lamictal Cheap Lamictal Online Discount Lamictal Buy Lamictal dispersible Online Today 24/7 Buy Cheap Lithobid Generic Buy Generic Loxitane Online Without Prescription How To Buy Mellaril Online Pharmacy No Prescription Buy Paxil Online Without Prescription Buy Paxil CR Online and Save Money Buy generic Risperdal (Risperidone) online Here You Can Buy Seroquel online Buy Strattera cheap online Purchase Chlorpromazine visa without prescription Buy Generic Zyprexa (Olanzapine) Online