My favorite ads of the week: World Cup edition

The biggest sports event ever is coming up: the World Cup. Here are my favorite World Cup and football-themed (don’t call it soccer) ads. Nike: Write Your Future Nike is calling this commercial its best  ever – I won’t get into that debate, but I do really like it. It has excitement, it tells a story, has hot … Continue reading

May Musicians at Work Forum: the 7/11 panel

Last week I caught the last Musicians at Work Forum before “summer break.” (The Chicago Music Commission hosts six Musicians at Work Forums a year, and breaks  for the summer. The next forum will be in September.) The discussion was hosted by Martin Atkins, who invited speakers to present seven points in 11 minutes, with … Continue reading