I find Dev at the bar, talking to a guy our age who looks familiar in that Type kind of way. When I get to where they’re standing, I’m introduced as “the bass god, Nick,” and he’s introduced as “Hunter from Hunter.” Dev thanks me for being equipment bitch, and from the way the conversation doesn’t continue from there I know I’m interrupting. If it was Thom, my agitation would probably be noticed.
Hmm, I suppose it is a compressed journal of my life. The songs are most certainly snippets from my early memories as a kid to present. So much has happened in the last few decades that I’ve found it difficult to ignore certain events. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileWhen will we begin automatically thinking of e books when someone says the word “book”? Perhaps when they start becoming as popular as real books low tech wonders that you can easily borrow, lend, move from shelf to shelf, give away, or sell to a used bookstore unlike many of their digital counterparts.The availability of e books for different platforms, from internet browsers to specialized e book readers to cellphones, has grown dramatically in the year leading up to today, which has been declared by the United Nations as .Earlier this week, the UN itself even gave a nod to the growing presence of books online by unveiling its World Digital Library. The website includes great cultural works such as Chinese oracle bones inscribed with writings and the world’s first novel, The Tale of Genji, written in Japan in the 11th century.By nature, e books in their purest form a text file are easier to copy than real books.That can make it impossible to read books on multiple devices, give it away, or lend it to a friend and can also lead to some downright horrifying situations.For example, a blog on ChannelWeb reported the story of one Amazon customer whose account was closed by the company after he returned some of his e book purchases. That cut off his access to all the e books he had ever bought and he could not buy new ones until his account was eventually reopened following complaints.In another case, an e book vendor called Fictionwise announced in January that one of its suppliers had cut off service to Fictionwise customers.
That’s all that seemed accessible. Even to this day, I want to VFest and heard The Killers, I never tried to listen to them; but all their songs were familiar. They are just that prevalent and pervasive (invasive?).Now I have discovered so many talented local artists and I go and see them play live.