New albums, tracks, movies & DVDs:
New band Wild Light
Bono and the 'vision' thing - He now preaches 'vision over visibility' and, in the end, it's the team, not the frontman, that turns the vision into the visibility.
Some quotes from the 'Tanking CD sales shutter stores' (the death of the record store):
'If you want some deep catalogue, you've just got to go to Amazon.' 'Two thirds of music consumers buy music exclusively on CD, but this is not enough to keep most record stores in business.' 'One winner in all this has been Amazon.com, which sells both downloads and physical CDs and has boosted its proportion of music sales from 6 percent in 2007 to 8.3 percent in 2008' 'And strong indie record stores, from Amoeba Music in California to Twist & Shout in Denver, have survived piracy and iTunes to thrive on a mixture of used and new CDs.'
Eric Clapton & Jeff Beck played together in Japan recently and…