Last month, Wilco announced the release of their tenth studio album, Schmilco — that’ll come out on 9/9, but three days before that (9/6), the band will hold listening parties at select record stores across the United States where you can hear the album in full, and take home a copy a few days before […]
Wilco who will be releasing their new album Schmilco on September 9th will be having listening parties on Tuesday, September 6th at record stores across the U.S..Also at these participating record stores, you can pick up a vinyl copy of Schmilco, three days before the public release. Show More Summary
Over the last few years before labels started to get significant checks from music streaming, the one bright spot was the rebirth of vinyl. Today, August 12th, is officially Vinyl Record Day. Go support the music and the stores that you love. Go buy some vinyl. Related articles Vinyl Record...
By Yashaswini Swamynathan (Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Friday, a day after all three main indexes closed at record highs for the first time since 1999. Strong department store earnings, coupled with a sharp rise in oil prices and robust labor market data, were major catalysts for Thursday's rally. Show More Summary
Here's what happens when 50 vinyl lovers pick one day to hit up the District's record stores en masse. [ more › ]
The initial list of 2016 Cassette Store Day releases also include an Elliott Smith tribute, a Sire Records compilation on Burger Records, Xiu Xiu's 'Plays the Music of Twin Peaks' and more. Continue reading…
A Muslim woman wearing a niqab was ordered to leave an Indiana discount store by a manager who feared she was a robber. Sarah Zawjahtul AbdAllah Salaam, who wears the Islamic head scarf covering her mouth and nose, recorded video of the incident at a Family Dollar store in Gary. The video, which...
The internet has made a lot of things either obsolete or virtually obsolete in recent years, including bookstores, record stores, video stores, and print journalism. In the early days of the web, however, very few would have predicted that online charity would have a sizable impact on the world at large. Show More Summary
Peter Dobrin reports: ….It seems impossible, but with the closing of F.Y.E., Center City may be without a brick-and-mortar store selling new classical releases for the first time since the dawn of the recording era. F.Y.E. put considerable care into its classical department, and for years after it took over from Tower in 2007, the […]
The days of insane growth may be over for Pokémon Go (and frankly, it's hard to imagine any app sustaining growth at that rate), but the mobile augmented reality game is still the fastest-growing ever, by a large margin. App store optimization...Show More Summary
At least in until new content and trading arrives. The popularity of Pokemon Go during its debut week was unprecedented. Within three days of release, in the US alone, it had more active users than Twitter, topped the App Store, the Google Play charts and raked in millions of dollars. Apple even confirmed recently to Polygon it was downloaded […]
The Pokemon Go phenomenon has swept the nation at a record pace since its release on July 6. In just a matter of days the app has moved to the top of the iOS App Store's chart, and we've seen droves of people gathering in common places...Show More Summary
Herewith, one man’s idiosyncratic anecdotes about the people, places and things that made a few record stores what they uniquely were to him, during another time in New York City.When it comes to self-medication by vinyl therapy, every...Show More Summary
Three cheers for art house cinemas! Following in the footsteps of Record Store Day and Free Comic Book Day, an annual event will be taking place this September called "Art House Theater Day". This special celebration of art house / independent cinemas will take place on September 24th, and this will be the inaugural year. Show More Summary
The East 4th Street record store Other Music unplugged the stereo and closed its doors for good this month, ending a 20 year run as one of Manhattan's most eclectic and beloved hubs of music. The store's final day of business—last Saturday—drew a massive crowd of customers hoping to pick up a few records and say goodbye. Show More Summary
Chinese App Store users and developers will soon have to submit to upcoming Chinese regulations that dictates both app stores and providers must maintain a record of user activity for 60 days. Via: Apple Insider Source: Bloomberg
The government of China has imposed some new rules on mobile app stores, including the one that is owned and run by Apple. Among other things, the new regulations require app stores to keep a log of user activity for at least 60 days. Bloomberg...Show More Summary
You may remember that The Charlatans' Tim Burgess collaborated with Arthur Russell/Love of Life Orchestra‘s Peter Gordon on a cover of Russell's "I Couldn’t Say it to Your Face" for a Record Store Day 7" in 2014. They've now made an LP together. Continue reading…
Protestors Gathered In Response To An Attack At An Istanbul Record Store The Day Before.
Today, Radiohead held their worldwide streaming event for A Moon Shaped Pool at record stores across the globe. Upon announcing it, the band said the event “features an exclusive day long audio stream from the band, competitions, instructional...Show More Summary