Monthly Archives: August 2013

MTV was born today, 1981

On August 1, 1981 the music business changed.  From that day on we would watch music as well as just listen to it. MTV launched with the words “Ladies and gentlemen, rock and roll,” spoken by John Lack, and played over footage of the first Space Shuttle launch of Columbia which took place earlier that year. I recall watching […]

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An Erudite Client – Bruce Hornsby

Bruce Hornsby & the Noisemakers are coming to the North Carolina Museum of Art on August 3. In honor of this upcoming event, I thought I would post an excerpt from my book. 10 Things I learned from Bruce Hornsby – (in no particular order) 1.          There are ways to acknowledge your accomplishments in a […]

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