Content by tag "Internet"

NEWS: OBITUARY

Remembering John Perry Barlow - Grateful Dead Lyricist, Tech Futurist

Remembering John Perry Barlow - Grateful Dead Lyricist, Tech Futurist

It's inadequate to call John Perry Barlow a product of the 1960's since he did so much to help shape it and the decades that followed. If being a lyricist for the Grateful Dead weren't enough, his “Declaration of the Independence of Cyberspace", published 22 years ago this week, and his work as a founding member of ...

NEWS: TRENDS

Google is Now Sending You More Traffic Than Facebook

Google is Now Sending You More Traffic Than Facebook

Google once was the top source of referral traffic for musicians and all web site publishers. Then Facebook surpassed it. Now, for many, Google is back on top again. In 2017, Facebook sent 25% less traffic to web publishers this year, while Google traffic was up 17%, according to data from Parse.ly. There are several reasons for the ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Charnett Moffett: Internet

Read "Internet" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Sono trascorsi nove anni dall’esordio discografico di Charnett Moffett, successivamente distintosi nel ruolo di valente contrabbassista di Ornette Coleman e McCoy Tyner. Per quel che riguarda il suo nono CD da leader, due distinte chiavi di lettura si impongono all’attenzione del recensore, chiamato a valutare sia la brillantezza espressiva dei musicisti che la bontà del progetto. Ragguardevoli sono le doti ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Charnett Moffett: Internet

Read "Internet" reviewed by Ernest Barteldes

Every now and then a bassist emerges as a front man and the instrument takes a whole new personality. Such is the case on Internet, where Charnett Moffett wrote every tune but one, an effects-laden take on “The Star Spangled Banner" obviously inspired by Jimi Hendrix. Moffett uses acoustic, electric, fretless and piccolo basses (often more ...