Manipulating PR out of a mess

Masters of manipulation. Spin doctors. Both terms refer to those working in public relations, but neither one really gets the whole picture – at least not in the correct “frame,” anyway.

The public relations industry is often accused of “spin” and “manipulation.” PR’s bad ...

Vinyl to video views: Social media has changed it all

From vinyl to CDs to downloads, the music industry has taken on a new identity. Bands and artists are more concerned with their social media following and less concerned with what record deal they signed.

Guitar, computer, and a quiet space…the new way to get famous. (Photo courtesy of jamorama.com)

Guitar, computer, and a quiet space…the new way to get famous. (Photo courtesy of jamorama.com)

Thanks to social media, fans can see what is being posted at all times and it has created ...