NXNE 2013: 16 picks, Off The Beaten Path

NXNE 2013 is upon us.  Everyone wants your attention. Without a doubt the buzz of ‘what’s hot’ and ‘the places Read more

I Play Records - Vol 7: THE PRETENDERS first LP

I play Records: The Pretenders first LP I was just in my local record emporium, Eastside Records in Tempe, AZ, Read more

So, This Happened: Poetry In Voice 2013

So, this happened; Poetry In Voice. National Finals May 15th, 2013. Isabel Bader Theatre. Toronto. One of my favorite events Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: Good Ol' Freda and Our Nixon

SASSYTIDBITS caught the following two films, Good Ol' Freda and Our Nixon, at Hot Docs.  Both films feature rarely seen footage, images and Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: The Punk Singer & Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer

SASSYTIDBITS caught the following two films, The Punk Singer and Pussy Riot - A Punk Prayer, at Hot Docs. Both films explore how the Read more

Hot Docs 2013 Review: Elena & Wrong Time Wrong Place

SASSYTIDBITS caught Elena and Wrong Time Wrong Place at Hot Docs. The tragedy in each film comes with a the message of love Read more

Hot Docs 2013: Les Blank Retrospective, Program 1 The Maestros

We had the good fortune to be able to secure a few advance screeners for some of our top Hot Read more

Same Seven: The Milk Carton Kids

Every week we ask people the same seven questions This week meet: Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan The Milk Carton Kids Eagle Rock, Read more

So, This Happened: Patti Smith

So, This Happened; Three nights of pure bliss with Patti Smith March 7, 2013; Patti Smith – An Evening of Read more

Review: Sandra Bernhard, I Love Being Me, Don't You?

When we heard Sandra Bernhard was going to be in town performing her acclaimed one woman show “I Love Being Read more

Today’s Tidbits – July 10, 2012

Treadmill DeskBuzzmedia buys SPIN, RIM selling jet to save cash, London Olympic Committee asks musicians to play for free, the Treadmill Desk, the Comic-Con effect on films, Slash gets Walk Of Fame star & Sheen speaks, Philly’s Rodin Museum set to reopen, Oracle buys social media firm Involver

Buzzmedia adds SPIN Magazine to its blog empire
from Forbes

RIM selling jet to save cash
from Business Week

Is the London Olympic Committee exploiting musicians? Rumours that many asked to play for free
from The Telegraph

The Treadmill Desk? Lose pounds, increase energy while you work
from Mashable

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Today’s Tidbits – June 1, 2012

Turn your iPad into a record player

#RIPFacebook trending after outage, Buzzmedia buy XLR8R, in mouth MP3 grill, Nude But Not Rude art exhibit, Stewart & Colbert pour cold water on NYC big drink ban, play vinyl on your iPad (or pretend to anyway), Instagram usage soars at MLB parks and Johns, Diebenkorn & Bellows exhibits in DC this summer

Facebook outage on Thursday prompts #RIPFacebook on Twitter

from Toronto Star

Buzzmedia buys electronic culture and music site XLR8R

from The Next Web

Play-A-Grill in mouth MP3 player plays music through your teeth

from CBC

Pasadena to host “Nude But Not Rude” art exhibition

from Digital Journal

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