Apple Music changes its tune, Live Nation, Universal Music, WME invest in doppler labs, TIDAL adds Tunecore and more this week in the music industry. DON'T SIGN YOUR CONTRACT YET! Apple Music NOT Likely To Pay Full Royalties During Free Trials TIDAL Adds Tunecore, DistroKid Distribution As CEO Resigns, 25...
Year in and year out, much is made of the Rolling Stones' Exile on Main Street (Universal Music Group, 1972/2010) (EOMS) being the "greatest rock and roll album." It is traditionally beaten out in most critics' and readers' polls by either The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Parlophon...
It started strong, and now it's even stronger -- the revolution at the DePauw University School of Music.
If you’re the type of person whose thoughts wander off to nowhere and everywhere (What do cats think about? Could I dream in a different language? Is there an end to the galaxy?), then you’ll be into this. For the release … The post Hear the “Edge of the Universe” – Samsung Makes Musical Instruments with the Galaxy S6 edge appeared first on Selectism.
Apple has now managed to forge deals with the majority of labels following its decision to pay artists during Apple Music's three months free trial, but one major label is still holding out in a big market. Universal Music Group hasShow More Summary
Like flies dropping, many digital holdouts — who once refused to allow their music to be streamed or downloaded — have changed their minds over the years Spotify converted legacy acts like Metallica, Pink Floyd and Red Hot Chili Peppers to the streaming side. Show More Summary
NBC, Trump Pageants, and Paula M. Shugart, president of the Miss Universe Organization, announced today the musical lineup of the 2015 Miss USA Pageant
Ryan Leslie had made it. Five years after arriving to New York as a “broke kid” in 2003, the hip-hop/R&B artist had scored a major record label deal with the Universal subsidiary, Motown. His debut album sold 180,000 copies which isShow More Summary
I’ve never personally played Minecraft before but I can certainly appreciate it’s universal appeal. Who doesn’t want to create their own world? The one aspect that I had never really considered though was the music. Daniel Rosenfeld, who goes by the name C418, created music for Minecraft which has been lauded for defying the visual... Continue reading ?
Bombshell, the Marilyn Monroe-inspired musical from NBC’s Smash, is in development to become a full-fledged stage production. This week’s news from Universal Stage Productions follows on the heels of a one-night concert presentationShow More Summary
Universal Music and several co-plaintiffs allege that music was being offered during flights without proper licensing agreements. Provider Global Eagle Entertainment countersued, but yesterday a judge sided with the music industry. ______________________________ By Matt Reynolds of Courthouse News A federal judge Monday gave the Inflight music service for commercial airlines...
When James Horner was working on "Field of Dreams," the 1989 baseball classic starring Kevin Costner, lawyers for Universal Pictures called the composer asking him to send in the film's music.
Increasingly mainstream music organizations are placing relatively small bets on music-related technology startups. Doppler Labs is not the first foray into music tech for investors Live Nation, Universal Music Group or William Morris. Live Nation, Universal Music Group and WME have announced plans to invest in Doppler Labs for the...
Excerpted from The Oxford Companion to Sugar and Sweets, edited by Darra Goldstein. Out now from Oxford University Press. In the Western musical canon, songs about sweets are a subset of a larger food-themed body of work. With subjects...Show More Summary
Jelli, an audio advertising platform has closed a $21 million Series B round of financing. Investors included Relay Ventures, Intel Capital, First Round Capital, iHeartMedia and Universal Music Group. _____________________ Jelli today announced that it has closed a $21 million Series B financing. Investors included Relay Ventures, Intel Capital, First...
Born in art school at Leeds University in 1977, the Mekons long ago conceded that fame and fortune were outside their grasp, and it kind of shows. The band's fan site, while kept current, is run by a guy named Nobby and looks like it was coded in 1996.
Armed with an “insane audio system”, Sheffield post-rockers 65daysofstatic have made an infinite soundtrack for the year’s biggest video game Related: No Man's Sky creator: 'We wanted to build a universe' “A soundtrack to infinity” sounds...Show More Summary
P. Diddy's trip to UCLA on Monday took an unsettling turn after the music mogul allegedly tried to swing a kettlebell at a football coach, according to a university statement. Consequently, Diddy was arrested shortly after 12:30 p.m. at the school’s Acosta Athletic Training Complex on a charge of assault... More »
Hip-hop music mogul Diddy was arrested this afternoon on the campus of the University of California, Los Angeles, where his son is on the football team, police said. Diddy, 45, whose real name is Sean Combs, was arrested at UCLA's Acosta Athletic Training Complex on suspicion of assault with a...
Smash might have life in it yet (sort of), and we definitely can't complain. After the success of the Actors Fund benefit that featured the music of "Bombshell" from the NBC musical series, Universal Stage Productions has begun development on the Marilyn Monroe story as a musical for the stage. "There... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Smash