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Forum: News 02/14/08, 11:14 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,863
Posted By TheJon
It's great in theory, & it's the model that I...

It's great in theory, & it's the model that I championed until I got a job working for a dot com & learned just how ridiculous online advertising is. Part of it is that "performance" of an online ad...
Forum: News 02/14/08, 10:01 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,863
Posted By TheJon
Advertising isn't an option. Advertising online...

Advertising isn't an option. Advertising online is shit. I know this because I work for a dot com.

If a company like Tide buys a tv spot or a billboard spot or a magazine spot, they're going to make...
Forum: News 02/14/08, 04:57 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,863
Posted By TheJon
Yup. Thanks for that.

Yup. Thanks for that.
Forum: News 02/14/08, 04:26 PM
Replies: 99
Views: 9,863
Posted By TheJon
I think $.25 per song is a great start. But I...

I think $.25 per song is a great start. But I think the magic number is closer to $.13. I'm still married to the idea that if you make music, people should have to pay for it. The premium file...
Forum: Recommendations 11/07/07, 02:07 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 416
Posted By TheJon
lol for fans of hellogoodbye & maybe playradioplay lol

For some random reason I remembered this electronica project I worked on for a while a couple of years back. And I figured someone might get a kick out of it, since those types are all the rage these...
Forum: News 06/26/07, 12:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 982
Posted By TheJon
I'm sure a legalized p2p service would have...

I'm sure a legalized p2p service would have regulated files. The network would have to be centralized (i.e. Napster, AudioGalaxy, etc.) & the files would, I'm sure, be introduced in high quality...
Forum: Reviews 05/09/07, 11:38 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 8,227
Posted By TheJon
What? But yeah, My Sweet Unvalentine, My Dear,...

What?

But yeah, My Sweet Unvalentine, My Dear, & I Was Right are killer tracks.

I love those guys.
Forum: News 05/09/07, 01:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,424
Posted By TheJon
What? You had trouble meeting up with Rohan? I...

What? You had trouble meeting up with Rohan?

I seriously can't imagine. Not Rohan.
Forum: News 05/06/07, 03:10 AM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,948
Posted By TheJon
So anyways... Everyone should be listening to...

So anyways...

Everyone should be listening to The Films (http://www.myspace.com/thefilms) & Mando Diao (http://www.myspace.com/mandodiao), quite possibly the two best bands making music at the...
Forum: News 04/26/07, 01:08 PM
Replies: 173
Views: 9,556
Posted By TheJon
A good song is in the melody, Anton.

A good song is in the melody, Anton.
Forum: News 04/20/07, 08:49 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,837
Posted By TheJon
That's difficult to believe. There's boatloads...

That's difficult to believe.

There's boatloads of cash in it for these anti-copyright infringement companies to try & fix the problem but the industry should realize that TRYING TO SAVE THE CD IS...
Forum: Reviews 04/10/07, 09:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,722
Posted By TheJon
Well played. <3

Well played.

<3
Forum: Reviews 04/10/07, 02:40 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,722
Posted By TheJon
You guys really are a family. I love it. There's...

You guys really are a family. I love it.

There's a difference between commenting & blogging & publishing a semi-formal review. I know that you realize this. And I know you were just taking a cheap...
Forum: Reviews 04/10/07, 09:14 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 4,722
Posted By TheJon
Band Marino is fantastic. But this review made...

Band Marino is fantastic.

But this review made me want to punch myself in the face. You packed pretty much every single record review cliche I can think of into just 3 paragraphs. So Journalism...
Forum: News 04/09/07, 12:38 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,690
Posted By TheJon
Well it works like this. Angels & Airwaves...

Well it works like this.

Angels & Airwaves recorded an album. I may or may not have downloaded it. But the fact of the matter is that I never would've purchased it. If I did download it I would've...
Forum: News 04/08/07, 11:45 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,690
Posted By TheJon
Two flaws. 1. I never justified downloading...

Two flaws.

1. I never justified downloading illegally. I was commenting on how we consume music these days. I said it was unfair. But the labels broke our trust. And that's what's happened. Right or...
Forum: News 04/08/07, 11:34 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,690
Posted By TheJon
http://www.absolutepunk.net/search.php?searchid=13...

http://www.absolutepunk.net/search.php?searchid=1386043



Don't wink at me, I was making fun of you.
Forum: News 04/08/07, 10:00 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,690
Posted By TheJon
My bad. I'll try to just throw out a bunch of...

My bad. I'll try to just throw out a bunch of short, baseless opinions next time.

Don't worry, I'm taking notes.

<3
Forum: News 04/08/07, 09:31 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,690
Posted By TheJon
It's funny that your quote is so ambiguous. Are...

It's funny that your quote is so ambiguous. Are you mocking the RIAA, who are making a ridiculous call for exemption from a perfectly reasonable law? Or downloaders who refuse to pay for music? It...
Forum: News 04/07/07, 06:12 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,567
Posted By TheJon
Seconded.

Seconded.
Forum: Reviews 04/06/07, 02:34 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,324
Posted By TheJon
The Bright Eyes records aren't eponymous. An...

The Bright Eyes records aren't eponymous. An eponym is a name derived from a person.

And you talked about Bright Eyes way too much. But this is a decent review. Smile & Wave is, imho, the best track...
Forum: News 03/26/07, 02:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,176
Posted By TheJon
I can't be the only person who thinks this sucks?...

I can't be the only person who thinks this sucks? It sounds like Backstreet Boys lite.
Forum: Our Mailbox 03/26/07, 02:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,435
Posted By TheJon
The Rikters because I used to date one of those...

The Rikters because I used to date one of those guys' sisters. And Klaxons because I used to be in chess club with their drummer. And Bridge because we played with them two weeks ago & after the show...
Forum: News 03/26/07, 02:16 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,391
Posted By TheJon
You obviously have no clue what the RIAA actually...

You obviously have no clue what the RIAA actually is.


I don't really see what's in this for Nettwerk. But Terry McBride is a genius so I'll wait a bit to pass judgment. But this could be too much...
Forum: News 03/14/07, 09:40 PM
Replies: 232
Views: 10,114
Posted By TheJon
I voted for the Format the first two rounds.

I voted for the Format the first two rounds.


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