Recap: @Superfunparty Pitchfork After-party

The team at @Superfunparty teamed up with Hennessy to throw a free concert following the Pitchfork fest the other weekend. They brought in Theophilus London & local band Blah Blah Blah to do the honors. Here’s a video if you missed it, and be on the lookout for another event coming soon, hopefully! @superfun presents … Continue reading

Day 11 – A song from your favorite band

I’ll have to give this one to Drake. I am still LOVING Marvin’s Room – and the video is freaking awesome. I can’t get enough of this one:

Day 10 – a song that makes you fall asleep

OK, I give up. I don’t have an answer for this one. The songs that most people might say make them fall asleep (i.e. slow jams) are the ones that usually get me hyped up – I love slow jams! So consider this my tribute to my favorite radio program – WGCI Whispers in the Dark.

A&R Execs Discuss Changing Music Industry at Mobfest

  Apologies for a very belated part two of my recap of MOBfest Chicago. You can check out part one here. The second panel at MOBfest consisted of various A&R execs & music industry professionals talking about how they discover new artists in today’s world and how they help an artist stand out from the rest. Panelists … Continue reading

R.I.P. Amy Winehouse

Sad day – Amy Winehouse was found dead at 27 today. I wish she had a chance to make more music, but here are my three favorite songs of hers:

2011 DUB Show Tour – Chicago Recap

Thanks to my client Check My Ride, I had a chance to check out the Dub Show Tour in Chicago this past weekend. But the real treat was having Dub founder & CEO Myles Kovacs stop by the agency last Friday to talk about his journey from a being a kid in East L.A. to … Continue reading

WGN Sheep Commercial – So baaaad it’s good

For some reason, I find this WGN TV commercial hilarious.

Blah Blah Blah – Why am I the only one laughing

I recently reconnected with an old family acquaintance, Kasia Koniar, and heard that she just produced & directed a music video for Blah Blah Blah. The video is for “Why am I the only one laughing,” a single from the band’s forthcoming album, Thank You, Thank You, which is set for release this August. I … Continue reading

Somewhere only we know

I fell in love with this trailer for Winnie the Pooh when I first saw a preview last summer, but now that it’s out, I’m in love all over again. Great example of finding the perfect song for the trailer.

K Swiss hires new MFCEO

Love this new campaign from K Swiss featuring Kenny Powers as the new MFCEO (I’ll let you decipher what the “MF” stand for). Good looking out, Gravita5 – and great commentary on his Tumblr. Konnichiwa, bitches.