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Coldplay’s Kinda Clever Marketing

Coldplay has a new album coming out next week, Mylo Xyloto, which I’ve learned should be pronounced MY-lo ZY-luh-to. The album artwork is pretty interesting (no clue if the music will be) and they’re doing something pretty clever to get fans to talk about the album and help promote: a simple online tool that creates […]

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My New Addiction: Turntable.fm

That’s me on the DJ table spinning Don Henley’s “The Boys Of Summer” to a room full of happy music lovers. I’m in a room dedicated to 80s songs on Turntable.fm, and I’m completely addicted to this site. If you love music and social networking, you’ll probably love Turntable.fm. The DJs take turns playing one […]

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Collective Soul: So Much Better the Second Time

I saw Collective Soul in Idaho a little more than a year ago. It was a good show, but I was fighting my first bout of vertigo and probably shouldn’t have made the six-hour round trip to see them. I couldn’t make it through the whole show; wasn’t feeling well and got a little dizzy. […]

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My Workout Songs Playlist

I tweeted that a couple hours ago, right after hearing “Use Somebody” by Kings of Leon, “Tom Sawyer” by Rush, and two Who songs in a row — “Eminence Front” and “Baba O’Riley.” Awesome. It led to some fun conversations with others on Twitter about workout songs; Blake Thompson asked me to post my playlist, […]

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8 Great Workout Songs

I’ve been working out pretty consistently for the past six weeks or so. And by that, I mean I’m going to the gym about 4-5 times per week. My workout usually consists of a little weightlifting, some situps, and I’m now up to 45 minutes on the treadmill. That’s where the music comes in. I’ve […]

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