Jagran Prakashan arm Music Broadcast gets regulatory nod for Rs. 400 cr IPO
Hindu Business Line
Jagran Prakashan, the publisher of Hindi daily Dainik Jagran, today said its subsidiary Music Broadcast Ltd (MBL) has received regulatory approval of the DRHP for a proposed Rs. 400 crore initial public offer (IPO). “In relation to the proposed initial ...and more »
- A.V. Club
Maturing rather than mellowing with age suits Los Campesinos!
“Let me level this as an indictment: Only a part-time grass but a full-time asshole,” sings Gareth David (a.k.a. Gareth Campesino!) less than two minutes into “Renato Dall'Ara (2008),” the first track on Sick Scenes, the band's first new album in more ...and more »
- A.V. Club
Breakups are exhausting and inspiring on Dirty Projectors
David Longstreth didn't need to spout off on Instagram to set his musical project, Dirty Projectors, apart from the last 15 years of indie rock that it is generally associated with. Longstreth's music does that on its own. His best-known song, 2009's ...and more »
- The New Yorker
Andris Nelsons's New-Music Bona Fides
The New Yorker
The Boston Symphony Orchestra's music director, not known as a champion of contemporary music, spreads his wings at Carnegie Hall. By Russell Platt. Andris Nelsons conducts new works by Sofia Gubaidulina and George Benjamin at Carnegie Hall.
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Georgia Music Investment Act seeks to grow local music industry - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Georgia Music Investment Act seeks to grow local music industry
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Music supporters, including members of Georgia Music Partners and The Recording Academy, gathered at the State Capitol on Feb. 1 as part of Georgia Music Day, which launched the initiative to pass HB155, the Georgia Music Investment Act. Photo credit: ...and more »
- The Hindu
Music, play to wrap up festival - The Hindu
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Broadcasting Commission denies accountability for Vybz Kartel's music on airwaves - Jamaica ObserverJamaica Gleaner
Broadcasting Commission denies accountability for Vybz Kartel's music on airwaves
KINGSTON, Jamaica — The Broadcasting Commission in response to today's editorial in the Jamaica Observer is counteracting aspects of the article, which stated that the commission should be held accountable for Vybz Kartel's music being played on radio ...
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- BBC News
One-armed DJ's passion for music
Twenty-six-year-old Darren Marsh was born without the lower part of his right arm. He struggled to get a regular job in a variety of professions but found success three years ago as an international drum 'n' bass DJ and producer. Darren, aka DJ Total ...and more »
- E! Online
Kanye West's Plans for World Domination: Music and Makeup and Politics (Oh My!)
You may think Kanye West is completely out of his mind or you may think he's one of the most influential voices of our generation, but no matter what you believe, he's moving forward with some serious plans—plans that all seem to point toward total ...and more »
Spotify gets into podcasting with three music-themed shows
Spotify dipped its toes into podcasting in 2015 by adding pre-existing programs to its lineup. Now it's getting into content creation and rolling out its own shows. The company is launching three original podcasts, and it says that's just the start ...
Spotify announces three new original podcasts about the music industryThe Verge
Spotify enters the realm of original podcasts with three music-based seriesTechRadar
New Music: Zedd feat. Alessia Cara – 'Stay'
After working with Selena Gomez, Lady Gaga, Kesha, and Haley Williams, Zedd adds another powerful songstress to his résumé, tapping Alessia Cara for his newest single, “Stay.” Sure to be a club and radio pleaser, “Stay” blends Alessia's unique voice ...
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Pregnant Beyonce pulls out of Coachella music festival
FILE PHOTO - Beyonce performs at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, California, U.S. on February 12, 2017. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File Photo. LOS ANGELES Pregnant singer Beyonce on Thursday pulled out of performing at California's ...
Beyoncé drops out of Coachella on doctor's ordersThe Guardian
Beyoncé Pulls Out Of Coachella Music FestivalHuffington Post Australia
Arrested at Coachella music fe
- The Guardian
Readers recommend: share your songs about the music industry ...
Make your nomination in the comments and a reader will pick the best eligible tracks for a playlist next week – you have until Monday 28 February.and more »
Atlantic's Julie Greenwald to Keynote 'Leading Ladies' Session at Music Biz 2017
Atlantic Records Group chairman and COO Julie Greenwald has signed on to keynote the second annual "Music's Leading Ladies Speak Out" session at the upcoming Music Biz 2017 conference in Nashville. The major label influencer -- No. 15 on this year's ...and more »
- USA TODAY
Joshua Bell: VR could popularize classical music
NEW YORK—Celebrated Grammy Award winning violinist Joshua Bell wants virtual reality to help spread the love for classical music. “I think it's an incredible visceral experience. I'd love to see VR sort of bring classical music to people who might not ...and more »
Pitchfork Music Festival 2017 Lineup Announcements Begin Monday
The 12th annual Pitchfork Music Festival takes place in Chicago's Union Park from July 14–16. Stay tuned to our Facebook page for all lineup announcements, beginning this Monday, February 27. On March 6, ticket prices will increase to $75 for a single ...
- Financial Times
Universal Music streams profits to parent Vivendi
Vivendi-owned Universal Music Group, the world's largest record label, made nearly €1.5bn from streaming and subscriptions last year, the latest sign that listening on platforms such as Spotify is propelling music companies to a digital future. Sample ...and more »
- The FADER
This Vibrant Short Film Captures The Spirit Of Chicago In Poetry, Music, And Dance
With help from Chicago dancer Litebulb and music by Chance The Rapper, Ode To Footwork vividly brings a Kevin Coval poem to life. By RUTH SAXELBY · Fdr socialsharing facebook · Fdr socialsharing twitter · Fdr socialsharing email ...and more »
I Wore a Music-Activated Vibrator to the Club Instead of Doing Drugs
There really isn't a "bounce back" after you go crazy on drugs. It's more like a slow crawl over glass shards from the primordial soup of your brain into the high-contrast world outside. Once you're sober, heaving in the blazing sun of crippling regret ...
Universal Music's Michele Anthony Named UJA Music Visionary of the Year
Universal Music Group evp Michele Anthony has been named the 2017 Music Visionary of the Year but the UJA-Federation of New York. The honor arrives on the organization's centennial anniversary. Anthony will be feted "for her exceptional professional ...and more »
- Greenville Journal
Brad Willis' music column is right — but it's also wrong
For years, I've tried to make myself stop and take a breath when I get angry. I've tried to make myself take a moment and put things in perspective. Is this really what I think it is? Should I investigate further before reacting? It's been a struggle ...
Gracenote Introduces New Products To Deepen Video, Music & Sports Searches
Now we have an idea what Nielsen CFO Jamere Jackson meant when he told analysts this month that the audience measurement company planned to “go aggressive” in integrating Gracenote, the entertainment database operation it just bought from Tribune ...
Now part of Nielsen, Gracenote has unified its video, music and sports databasesTechCrunchall 7 news articles »
Bob's Burgers Music Album Features St. Vincent, the National, Aziz ...
St. Vincent (Michael Loccisano/Getty Images), Kristen Schaal (Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images), Matt Berninger (Mireya Acierto/WireImage). “Bob's Burgers,” the ...
THE BOB'S BURGERS MUSIC ALBUM Has Surprising Indie CredNerdist
'The Bob's Burgers Music Album' coming in May w/ The National, St. Vincent & moreBrooklyn Vegan (blog)
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#MusicForACause | How 'The Other People' is Spreading the Joy of Music to Underprivileged Kids - News18News18
#MusicForACause | How 'The Other People' is Spreading the Joy of Music to Underprivileged Kids
When you talk about English music bands in India, the first name that pops up in our heads is that of 'The Other People'. Vogue India recognised 'The Other People' as the best Live Performing band in India for parties & weddings in 2015 & 2016. They ...and more »
If You Like Good Music, You Should Get a Perfect Score on This Quiz
We all want to be that friend who can identify every song that comes on in the bar. It's a skill that immediately makes anyone the coolest person in the room. But it's not easy—a good music IQ requires years of diligent listening. It takes someone ...
Publishing Briefs: Warren Haynes Signs With Atlas Music; BMG Forms New Agency
... -- Atlas Music has signed Warren Haynes to a global exclusive publishing deal that covers his entire catalog and any future songs. In addition to the songs he has written for Gov't Mule and his solo albums. Haynes has also played guitar with the ...and more »
- Music critic Ritchie Yorke had links to rock royalty
The Globe and Mail
Audacious and entrepreneurial, Ritchie Yorke was the rock star of rock critics. No Roman conqueror ever strode through a crowd with as much majesty as Mr. Yorke did at press receptions in the late sixties and seventies, wrote one of his peers, of whom ...
- The Guardian
Arnold Schoenberg: Do not approach with caution
Schoenberg's music is too often considered intimidating and inaccessible. On the contrary, argues pianist Pina Napolitano, who finds in it beauty and passion. All you need is an open mind. Arnold Schoenberg, in 1949. Serial innovator … Arnold ...
Kanye West Denies Saying Drake's Music Is Being Overplayed on Radio
Over the weekend, a new Drake and DJ Semtex interview aired on OVO Sound Radio. During the revealing conversation, Drake talked in-depth about Meek Mill, Jay Z, Quentin Miller, ghostwriting, and much more. Additionally, he discussed Kanye West and ...and more »
New Music: Ride – “Charm Assault”
The reunited Ride return today with a new song, “Charm Assault.” It's the first single from an as-yet-unnannounced new album, and the first new music from Ride in 20 years—their previous album was 1996's Tarantula. In an accompanying statement, Ride's ...
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Listen to 'Rolling Stone Music Now' Podcast: Confessions of a Backstreet Boy
Sex, drugs, boy bands: the Backstreet Boys' A.J. McLean gets real about pop life in a frank, funny interview as his group preps for a Vegas residency. Credit: Tim Roney/Getty. By Rolling Stone. 3 hours ago. The latest episode of Rolling Stone Music Now ...and more »
10 Awesome Pieces of Classical Music for Metalheads
You've always heard that metal takes a huge amount of influence from classical music. Well, here's the proof along with 10 Awesome Pieces of Classical Music for Metalheads. If you've been craving to get into some of the heaviest and most epic pieces of ...and more »
How the technology behind Bitcoin could change the music industry – and help everyone get paid - FACTFACT
How the technology behind Bitcoin could change the music industry – and help everyone get paid
The music industry is in crisis, outpaced by the digital revolution and unwilling to innovate and adapt. With all but the top-earning musicians struggling to get paid, the promise of a new technology that could support artists at both ends of scale ...
- E! Online
Paris Jackson Does Not Plan to Pursue Music as a Career
There are many ways Paris Jackson carries on her famous father's legacy, but she doesn't think singing professionally will be one of them. As one of the debut cover stars for Carine Roitfeld's CR Fashion Book Issue 10, the 18-year-old eldest child of ...and more »
- Music shaped like a unicorn actually sounds kinda awesome
Glance at a recording session and they typically look like a confusing mess of colorful tracks filled with blobs. But now, a unicorn is here to save the face of music. YouTuber and musician Andrew Huang managed to map out a MIDI file in the shape of ...and more »
A Philly drummer, now living in Senegal, brings the music of a small West African country home - Philly.comPhilly.com
A Philly drummer, now living in Senegal, brings the music of a small West African country home
Though it's bordered by Mali and Senegal, two countries long renowned for their rich musical traditions, Mauritania has remained little known to western ears. That's beginning to change in large part due to the music of Noura Mint Seymali, a powerful ...
The Ritz music hall is forced to change its name after 80 years after posh hotel namesake complains - Mirror.co.ukMirror.co.uk
The Ritz music hall is forced to change its name after 80 years after posh hotel namesake complains
A music hall in Yorkshire which has been called The Ritz for 80 years may be forced to shut its doors after it's London namesake objected. The world famous Ritz hotel has written to the not so well known Ritz in Brighouse, near Halifax, saying it must ...and more »
Pitching Music: How Saskatchewan gets noticed at international music festivals - Saskatoon StarPhoenixSaskatoon StarPhoenix
Pitching Music: How Saskatchewan gets noticed at international music festivals
And reality can make its presence felt in strange places. A broken elevator, for instance. That's where Melanie Hankewich (Belle Plaine), was stranded while attending the Folk Alliance International conference in Kansas City, Mo., three years ago ...
- The Verge
Katy Perry's new music video took safety advice from RollerCoaster Tycoon
Remember Katy Perry's video for “Chained to the Rhythm,” with the hamster eating tiny food? The singer has returned with another version of the video, this time featuring Perry romping around an amusement park in a space dress. “Chained to the Rhythm” ...
Katy Perry's "Chained to the Rhythm" Music Video Shows the Flawed Nature of the American DreamE! Online
Katy Perry's 'Ch
- Forbes (blog)
Why I Decided To License Starship's Music To Chick-fil-A
Recently an ad agency asked me if they could use a song I sang on, in 1987, for a TV commercial. I didn't immediately tell them to go f**k themselves. After all, I've licensed my music to advertise someone else's product before. In 1967, Jefferson ...and more »
- The Independent
Album overload: How Bob Dylan and others take music to extremes
Next month Bob Dylan is releasing a 30-track album, which will be surpassed in length by Magnetic Fields' '50 Song Memoir', while Aussie psych-rockers King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard threaten to release five albums in 2017. Is it a case of high ...and more »
Tales of the City Concert Will Play Broadway's Music Box Theatre
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center will present the New York City premiere of the musical version of Armistead Maupin's Tales of the City March 27 at 7:30 PM at Broadway's Music Box Theatre. The cast will feature Justin Vivian Bond as Anna Madrigal ...and more »
Rhythm Section: Exporting house music from Peckham to the World
Wandering through Elephant And Castle Shopping Centre on a winter evening trying to find the legendary Palace Superbowl, I bump into Rhythm Section founder Bradley Zero, alongside NTS host and Honest Jon's employee Zakia Sewell and YAM Records' ...
- BBC News
Depeche Mode to headline 6 Music Festival
Depeche Mode are to headline the 6 Music Festival 2017 in Glasgow, the BBC has announced. The band will play Glasgow's Barrowland Ballroom venue on Sunday 26 March as part of the three-day festival. BBC Radio 6 Music said they would perform ...
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- Arizona Daily Star
Three-day music-as-healing event tops our 3 must-see shows
Arizona Daily Star
And when the lineup has a Grammy-nominated Native American flutist, an internationally well-traveled classical guitarist and a cast of inspirational stories? Well that's "The Healing Power of Music," a three-day event extolling the healthful benefits ...
- The Guardian
Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr come together for musical collaboration
The two had not made music together for seven years. Photograph: Ringo Starr/Twitter/PA. The Beatles. Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr come together for musical collaboration. McCartney played bass on his fellow Beatle's upcoming new album, their first ...
Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr collaborating on new musicEW.com
Ringo Starr and Paul McCartney are making music together againA.V. Club (blog)all
How Music is Changing the Lives of Underprivileged Kids at Music Basti
Set up in 2008, a Delhi-based NGO Music Basti, enables music learning for underprivileged and at-risk children to nurture confidence and skills to engage with a rapidly changing and increasingly complex world. The aim of the organisation is to teach a ...
- Catholic News Agency
London choir aims to bring sacred music from the Masses...to the masses
Catholic News Agency
London, England, Feb 21, 2017 / 12:02 am (CNA/EWTN News).- You may recognize the sound of the London Oratory Schola Cantorum Boys Choir from epic motion picture soundtracks like The Lord of the Rings, Harry Potter, or The Phantom of the Opera.and more »
- Tiny Mix Tapes
Dirty Projectors - Dirty Projectors | Music Review | Tiny Mix Tapes
Tiny Mix Tapes
David Longstreth's recent comments on Instagram regarding the decay of the concept of indie rock are as valid a critique that I've yet read on the past ...and more »
Why Do People Have Different Tastes In Music?
Why do we have different tastes in music? originally appeared on Quora: the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world. Answer by Joyce Schenkein, Neuropsychologist, College Professor, ...