AmpNMS is live

Welcome to AmpNMS – the live, online music knowledge event by New Music Strategies, powered by Amplified. To join in go straight to the AmpNMS page (shown above). Here’s the link: http://newmusicstrategies.com/ampnms Then enter your name to join the chat...

Welcome to the first ever AmpNMS event

Here at New Music Strategies, we’re bored with the same old conversations about whether or not the internet is a good thing for musicians and for music. It’s a brilliant thing for music. Best thing that’s happened to music since microphones. So now...

NMS Meets Amplified, To Talk About Things That Matter

Photo by Tracy Apps I love it when I get to combine different parts my life. Whether it’s playing music combined with teaching it, or doing fun online conversation things a la Amplified and at the same time helping musicians understand what the web makes...

Frome and away

Ian, Saskia and I went to Frome in Somerset for the Being Human Weekend. Lovely town, and we met some fantastic people and listened to some great electronic and experimental music. And for the record, you actually say “Froom”, so the pun in the title of...