Archive for the ‘Video’ Category

Le Corsaire and The American Ballet Theatre

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011
I was privileged to be able to purchase the DVD of Le Corsaire with the American Ballet Theatre's stars dancing. I spent a lazy Saturday afternoon curled up on the couch and thoroughly enjoyed watching Le Corsaire for the first time. I didn't realize just how complex the story was, and my only experience of the ballet was watching snippets of Fonteyn Read The Post [...]

Best Publicity Stunts Driven by Jungian Archetype

Sunday, January 30th, 2011
William and Anais Yeager are two brilliant filmmakers, who embody the Jungian archetype of the trickster. They surely know how to use archetype to promote their filmmaking business. CNN reported that over the week of January 23, 2011 they claimed credit for putting the piano on the sandbar in Florida, and effectively produced one of the best publicity Read The Post [...]

Bootleg Movies: Are Free Online Movies Legal Or Not?

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011
Bootleg movies are either waxing or waning in popularity depending upon who you believe. So what is the truth - are free online movies legal and are they increasing or decreasing in popularity? The answer is . . . (not 'wax on - wax off' - that's another movie). . . It depends who you believe and who you want to believe! If you are a movie producer Read The Post [...]

Tim Hawkins- Old Rock Star Songs

Thursday, December 23rd, 2010
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YouTube MasterCard Video – Music Related

Monday, April 26th, 2010
The address for this video came to me in an email from a musician friend. I would normally post this on my WebPickups site where I post various things that come to me by email, but this is music related so I decided to post it here. I hope that you enjoy it! Read The Post [...]

Guitar Throwing Video

Friday, April 9th, 2010
This song is by an artist who had an expensive guitar damaged by the airlines baggage handling staff. There are many stories in the industry about this sort of thing, some with happier endings. This video dramatizes the situation, but the story behind the video is probably a real life experience. Read The Post [...]

Louis Armstrong – What a Wonderful World – With Death Metal Voice-over

Thursday, April 1st, 2010
YouTube Video of 'What a Wonderful World' The production on this video is very good. The lipsync seems to be right on, and the playing in the genre is also good. I felt that the quality of the product deserved exposure on the site so I have embedded the player here. If you don't like death metal or don't, at least, have an open mind you may wish Read The Post [...]

HBO Makes Cable and Satellite TV Worth Every Penny

Thursday, April 1st, 2010
by Jon Jacobson There's a reason why HBO series and miniseries have been raking in Emmy's and Golden Globes like a landscaper with leaves during the peak of autumn. It's just plain good television. From classics like Sex and the City to brand new series like Bored to Death, it's safe to say that you wouldn't need someone to physically tie you down Read The Post [...]