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The good folks over at Discovery News have produced a terrific video on Indaba Music - it does an excellent job of explaining what we're all about over there. [vodpod id=ExternalVideo.661417&w=425&h=350&fv=] more about "Fantastic Discovery Video on Indaba M...

I am sorry I didn't get to this post sooner  - mostly because I wanted to write about this concert while it was fresh in my head. I've been a huge Billy Joel fan my entire life (like most kids from Westchester or Long Island),...

For those of you who don't know, Amazon provides elastic storage and computing power through on its cloud of servers through two services - S3 and EC2. These services have been a huge deal for many websites, as they enable applications to handle dynamic traffic...

I am very proud to announce that this morning we launched a remix contest on Indaba Music for Mariah Carey's new single "I'll Be Lovin' U Long Time." This is obviously a big deal for the entire Indaba team - Indaba Music is a powerful...

Yes, yes they can. This story (via Create Digital Music) chronicles an amazing sound installation in Scotland that automatically produces music in response to changing environmental factors associated with plant life in a greenhouse. A composition for plants, yangqin, bamboo robot and robotic chimes, Three Pieces...

This Wired post is HYSTERICAL. In what must be one of the weirdest marriages of a political figure and musicians ever, Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice hung out with KISS in Stockholm during a conference on Iraq. Maybe she's going to get the KISS army...

Everyone knows that gas prices are through the roof, but I hadn't thought specifically about the impact they had on musicians. The Chicago Tribune did a great job highlighting the difficulty that rising oil prices create for indie bands on the road - check out...

Just when you thought there was a social network for everything, in comes wuchess, a social network for hip-hop and chess. Yes, you read that correctly. According to the site, "WuChess is a new online chess + hip-hop community that will offer live game play, chat...

There are 2 classic business models for web businesses, or more generally put, for media businesses. These have and continue to be advertising and subscription based. Obviously advertising models are about eyeballs - how many people can you get to look at your content so...

I had an interesting call with a friend of Jesse's this morning - he's starting a web venture and is debating whether to do it as a non-profit or a for-profit. The idea is similar to Indaba in that it's a web app for creative...