We Met the Co-Founder of Turntable.Fm Last Night and It Was Magic

When Betabeat’s crack trio of writers heard Turntable.fm co-founder Seth Goldstein was going to be in town and trolling for developers at the Ace Hotel, we decided to stalk by. Uh, we mean Betabeat always hold its weekly editorial dinner at the halal Pakistani joint across the street. And then we just happened to walk across the street for a drink at the Ace. Mmmhmm, totally. (Pro tip at Gourmet Palace: Order everything)

Inside the lobby we spotted angel investor Chris Sacca, the “gatekeeper” of private shares in Twitter, right away by his leonine main of hair. We tried to introduce ourselves, but a gentleman in a baseball cap and windbreaker with his back to us was in the middle of wowing crowd gathered around him with a card trick. After it was over, the magician moved on, deck in hand, to entertain the couch to our right. “Have you met my friend David?” asked Mr. Sacca, as he walked by. “That’s David Blaine,” Mr. Sacca added, once the illusionist was out of earshot. Yeah, we recognized the face. Read More

We Met the Co-Founder of Turntable.Fm Last Night and It Was Magic