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SXSW: Love, Music and APIs

Cross-posted from Social Studies: Since I’m a music blogger and lover of technology, there was no way I was going to miss Love, Music and API’s featuring Dave Haynes from Soundcloud and Matthew Ogle from Echo Nest (formerly Last.fm). The discussion started with a brief history lesson on control and influence within the music industry.…

Peavey’s JamParty game will redefine your relationship with the plastic guitar

I had the opportunity to demo the new JamParty game last week, in part thanks to my friend, professional musician Chris Heille who is working on the project. Part game, part creative sandbox, Peavey’s new JamParty is poised to redefine your relationship with plastic guitars forever. Really. In a gaming and entertainment climate where the…