Part of my own project for this week, while taking off for the holiday, was to complete work on an Indieauth endpoint for WordPress.
IndieAuth is layer on top of OAuth 2.0, a standard that grants websites or applications access to their information on other websites but without providing passwords. …
‘I honestly don’t know how I landed the lead role. My only acting experience had been as the back legs of a horse at the Liverpool Playhouse’
The question comes up regularly: to what extent is there diversity in the Micro.blog community? We only ask for a name and an email address to register, so w…
More than just a relic of a by-gone era, progressive rock is an underground cottage industry today. Self-released albums, independent labels, small venues, themed Caribbean cruises, but no radio play – it’s all about the music, all about the art. Very few of the artists on this list can “do” music full-time. There’s just not enough money in it. Although this is a travesty, it is also a blessing. These bands have not sold their souls for fame or fortune. Why bother? It wouldn’t do any good. Might as well write and record the best, most interesting music you can. That is reward enough.
If you’re the right age, these sounds whirl you back in time to those first records you owned.
Nostalgia, real or imagined, is playing a big role in the vinyl “revival”.