This Is the Story of How Facebook Alienated a Perfectly Good Dance Label... Facebook's decision to charge labels for sending updates to their subscribers is alienating indie labels. Now, many of these labels are increasingly turning their backs on the social media giant. "Indie labels have relied on social media for the past five years," says My Favorite Robot Records owner, Jared Simms.
Django Reinhardt :: French postcard by Editions P.I., Paris, no. 63. Photo: Ch. Vandamme/Les Mirages. :: Gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt (1910 - 1953) was one of the first prominent European jazz musicians. His fret hand was severely burned and disfigured and caused his unique style of playing. He performed with such greats as Count Basie, Duke Ellington, and also had his own band, the Quintette du Hot Club de France, which he had cofounded with violinist Stéphane Grappelli.