Crowdfunding on Fire

City of Fire... leveraging crowdfunding and social networking to support their artistic endeavours.

A couple of months ago I had an opportunity to combine my love of heavy music, social networking and tech blogging to support a band which I’ve been following by the name of City of Fire. The band is now at close to double their original funding target via the Pledge Music website, and will […]

Crowdfunding: Turning Great Ideas Into Reality

Last week I was fortunate enough to be a guest of Bing Lee and Canon for an Olympic “One Year to Go” fundraising event, to help our athletes make their way to London next year for the 2012 Olympics. It was a high profile, first class event. The NSW Premier was in attendance, as were […]

Metal Twilight: Why Metal Bands Do the Best Ballads

I love the playlist concept. It allows me to fine-tune my song selection depending on my mood or activity. My “running” playlist is made up of mid-paced metal and rock tracks that really help with the jogging rhythm, with bands like Sevendust, Fear Factory, Disturbed and In Flames contributing to my motivating engine. I have […]