Music

Why songwriting credits and disputes are kind of bullshit.

You may have seen a news story doing the rounds recently that Mick Jagger and Keith Richards had given their songwriting credits forĀ Bitter Sweet Symphony by The Verve back to Richard Ashcroft. That followed two decades of Ashcroft not receiving any royalties for the hit song he'd written back in 1997. All because of a… Continue reading Why songwriting credits and disputes are kind of bullshit.

Politics

Is social media our new moral compass?

Ever since James Gunn was fired from his role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (he directed both Guardians of the Galaxy films and had a influential role overall) I've been wondering about the idea that social media is the place where your character is judged and you can never change your opinions on anything that… Continue reading Is social media our new moral compass?