Thinking big with experts

by Jason Gross

6 April 2008

 

Alternet calls it “YouTube for smart people” and that’s kind of what Big Think is.  Their music section isn’t very extensive yet but there are a number of interesting posts there, including composer John Haribson on overcoming writer’s block, Wyclef Jean on hip-hop stereotypes and Moby on advice for young artists.  Plus there’s DIY threads on which rock bands are best and if Paul is really dead.  I hope they keep developing the site though I also hope that they don’t think they have to restrict themselves to a small group of ‘experts.

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