As someone recently reminded us, blogs are so ’03. That’s OK–so was thinking the Iraqis would be tossing rose petals along the scenic route to Baghdad. Some concepts have staying power, though, and putting together a live Web page to report on shows, recordings and local music news, and to give our readers a chance to comment on the same (or anything else you wanna chime in on), still seems like a good concept to us.

So check out Scan–the blog version of our music news column. It’s at

Leave us a few thoughts if you’d like.