Your digital eulogy 

One of the benefits of Snapchat is that your content disappears so that nothing can be used in your digital eulogy. On the other hand, your Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram posts are going to be around forever. And that’s how most people will remember you.  Artist Gabriel Barcia-Colombo is giving people a chance to visit […]

Patterns in musician mortality

The Conversation explores the patterns in musician mortality within specific genres. Below are some of the takeaways. Blues, jazz, gospel, and country musicians live “on average, similar lifespans as those from the US population with the same year of birth and gender.” Pop, rock, metal, electronic, hip-hop, and rap artists die younger with “lower life […]