By day I am Josh Kimball, executive editor of a firm that reports on consumer and cultural trends. By all other hours I am the listenerd. Except from 11pm to 5am weekdays.

What is here encompassed:

*the interplay of music and technology (known in some circles as music 2.0)

*beards

*social media, media discovery, recommendation and anticipation engines

*videos taken of old phonographs, gramophones, cassette players and 8-tracks as they play music

*The Black Eyed Peas

*matters tangential to those listed above

*all other matters of interest to me

What is here not encompassed:

*inconsequential matters

*matters uninteresting

Also, I would like you all to know that this site is, and always will be, optimized for maximum incontinence.