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Re: Facebook's music "store": iLike
I catch your drift fellow Brother Loopty Looper!!! Be expecting me very
soon! Daniel T.
Albertini Guitar Works
--- Per Boysen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Thanks to UK looper Steve Lawson I discovered the social networking
> web browser application "Facebook" half a year ago. Since then it has
> been lurking on my computer without much in the loop. Until a few
> weeks ago, because suddenly Facebook exploded here in Scandinavia.
> And the other day they started a music section named "iLike" where
> musicians can upload their own music. If someone here is interested
> in doing so the URL is: http://www.ilike.com/
> But it doesn't seem to be much of activity yet on iLike. I created an
> artist page there and still after 24 hours its "interactivity meeter"
> > People who like Per Boysen:
> > Nobody has said they like this artist yet.
> Oh, well... that's the punishment for pretending to be eclectic ;-)
> Then I decided to post a flyer for Y2KY there. A nice interface where
> people can tic a button if they intend to go to a posted gig. But my
> Y2KY gig still says
> > Concert goers:
> > 1 person is going.
> ...and that person is me (trying out the system). It's just
> embarrassing, but I couldn't find a way to delete my selection ;-)
> Anyway, it seems every damn detail is run through recommendation
> engines to be matched. If iLike catches on it might grow into an
> effective music promotion channel where listeners will be able to
> "cut off the crap" and artists reach out to those interested few.
> Greetings from Sweden
> Per Boysen
> www.boysen.se (Swedish)
> www.looproom.com (international)
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