Rolling Stone magazine is celebrating its 50th anniversary, and it’s up for sale. When I was a journalism student in the early ‘80s, I aspired to be a writer for Rolling Stone. My dream job. My instructors at Centennial College gave me the skills to be newspaper reporter and while I may have also seen myself as a small market
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One of Elvis Presley’s early tunes, on Sun Records, was Good Rockin’ Tonight, which had been done in the late ’40s by two rock and roll pioneers, Roy Brown and Wynonie Harris. Have you heard the news? The musical answer was, there’s good rockin’ tonight but in general terms the response today is often people don’t want to know, couldn’t
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We are all being used by Facebook. Zuckerberg and crew take every Like, Click, Share and Post and use that data against us. “Liked” a band, movie, car or phone? Soon an ad pops up next to your feed with a product you might also Like, based on your Facebook activity. That’s why it’s free. Then again, without Facebook I
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