Jimmy Iovine Talks HBO Dr. Dre Documentary, Apple Music and Getting Fired by Foghat
After 40-plus years in the music business, a man's gonna have some stories. Veteran music mogul Jimmy Iovine, now head of Apple Music, charmed the Television Critics Association press tour crowd on Saturday with tales of his time in the trenches with ...
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- Free Press Journal
Maati Baani: The Indie music band making waves
Free Press Journal
Nirali Kartik and Kartik Shah, founders of India's very own indie music band Maati Baani, which means language of the Earth, work on collaborating with artists from rural areas, street musicians and top-class artists from around the world. As a music ...and more »
- Daily Press
Big Pink Music brings focus back to artists
The Victorian Station of Phoebus will reopen with a smokehouse restaurant, music venue, coffee shop and desserts. https://www.facebook.com/Victorian-Station-The-Big-Pink-219480956403/. Jonathan BlackContact Reporterjoblack@dailypress.com.
Mark Fisher, influential music writer and theorist known as K-Punk, has died
Mark Fisher, the music writer and political theorist known as K-Punk, has died. His publisher Repeater Books shared the news on Twitter earlier today. His wife, Zoë Fisher, confirmed his death on her personal Facebook page, saying he had taken his own ...
- Hamilton Journal News
Cincinnati Music Hall chandelier finds new home in Middletown
Hamilton Journal News
A chandelier that once hung in Cincinnati Music Hall has been installed in the Windamere Event Center in Middletown. CONTRIBUTED. MIDDLETOWN. The Windamere Event Venue and Art Gallery is complete — for now. A chandelier, which once hung in ...and more »
Zeal & Ardor's Satanic Black Metal + African Slave Music Could Be the Next Big Thing
Metal is the most diverse and ever-expanding genre of music on the planet. Mad scientist metalheads are constantly cooking up new hybrid styles, and Zeal & Ardor may be the next exciting branch of metal's dense family tree. Zeal & Ardor mastermind ...
Auckland-based Brazilian musician Ge Luz sings and composes in a range of different styles, including samba and bossa nova. Interestingly, he has recorded music for the TV series Step Dave. A professional singer and songwriter for more than 10 years in ...and more »
Did Virat Kohli Start a Music Equipment Company?
New Delhi: Just a day before assuming captaincy of the Indian ODI team against England, Virat Kohli dropped a strong hint on his twitter account about launching a new business venture. The Indian captain, who has several businesses running, which ...and more »
Zakk Wylde Unveils Mystical 'Lost Prayer' Music Video
Last year, legendary axeman Zakk Wylde released Book of Shadows II, a beautiful, moody acoustic album that served as the successor to the first installment of the Book of Shadows album series that began 20 years earlier. He's released another music ...and more »
- Wall Street Journal
Bangkok Band Jams Old Music Into New Groove - WSJ
Wall Street Journal
The Paradise Bangkok Molam International Band reinvented traditional Thai music and—not without controversy—gained a following at home and abroad.and more »
Social media, valuable property are killing live music venues
It's a refrain heard in cities across Canada: small but influential live music venues are struggling and closing. Toronto's The Hoxton and Hugh's Room, and The Carleton in Halifax are among the latest victims of the trend, joining Vancouver's Railway ...
- Daily Mail
The Voice 'forced to pay Gary Barlow royalties for using his music'
According to The Daily Star, the ITV reboot used a clip of the Take That star's song Let Me Go - resulting in them having to splash their cash on the creator of rival series, Let It Shine. Scroll down for video. Take THAT! The Voice suffered a minor ...and more »
6 ways music can save your life
From losing weight to doing CPR, tunes can make you healthier. Dilvin Yasa turns an ear to the fascinating world of music therapy. Whether you're pounding the pavement to punk rockers Pennywise, or crying to the sounds of Celine Dion, there's every ...and more »
- BBC News
Country music stars to play for Trump inauguration
Country music stars will perform on the eve of the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump in Washington. Toby Keith and Lee Greenwood, as well as Broadway singer Jennifer Holliday, will give a concert on the steps of the famed Lincoln Memorial on ...and more »
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DJ Ravidrums wants to help Make America Great Again.and more »
- Fast Company
Music's Weird Cassette-Tape Revival Is Paying Off
It turns out there's a place for archaic physical media of questionable audio fidelity—even in the Spotify era. Music's Weird Cassette-Tape Revival Is Paying Off. [Photo: Flickr user Steve Maw]. More from Retrology · Can Design Turn The Outline Into A ...
- The New Yorker
The Music Donald Trump Can't Hear
The New Yorker
One of the pleasures of music-streaming services is that, day after day, they remind you effortlessly of the almost incredible wealth and beauty of American popular music—from the blues and Tin Pan Alley to jazz, R. & B., country, rock and roll, and ...
Pandora is looking more and more like the Nokia of music streaming
Usually when a business unveils some exciting brand-new product, it follows up by expanding its workforce, not shrinking it. So it would seem things are not exactly going well for Pandora, which announced on Jan. 12 it will lay off 7% of its US ...
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Tommy Allsup, Guitarist Who Avoided 'Day the Music Died' Crash, Dead at 85
"I know my dad has talked about that many times and knew that he was very lucky to be here," son says. "It could have been the other way around". Tommy Allsup, the guitarist who famously avoided "the Day the Music Died" after losing his plane seat in a ...
He survived the 'Day the Music Died' after losing a coin toss: Tommy Allsup, Buddy Holly's guitarist, dead at 85National Post
- The Hindu
Double dose of music
It is a night of jazz, world music and soul laced with funk and a variety of smooth music at Indiranagar venue BFlat Bar. On Friday, they hosted world/fusion group Kefaya from France, and on January 14, they'll host an interesting combo – the dark ...and more »
- The Hindu
A house for music
Priya R. Pai's face lights up at a memory. She was in Class VIII, she had sung a kriti, improvising according to her manodharma and impressing her guru. Until then music lessons were learning and reproducing what one heard. “I remember being woken up ...and more »
- New York Times
Bruce Springsteen Won't Be at Inauguration, but His Music Might
New York Times
Bruce Springsteen at Madison Square Garden in New York last year. A Springsteen cover band that is set to perform at the Garden State Presidential Inaugural Gala next week said it had received hundreds of emails from Springsteen fans angry about the ...
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The Carpenters Sue Universal Music Group for $2 Million - Rolling ...
The Carpenters' Richard Carpenter has filed a $2 million breach of contract lawsuit against Universal Music Group and A&M Records.
The Carpenters Sue Universal Music Over Digital RoyaltiesVariety
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The Dungeons & Dragons Background Music Playlist
Tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons or Pathfinder can be incredibly immersive with the right music. This playlist has all the music you'll ever need to paint a picture for your party. Advertisement. The playlist, curated by Spotify user ...and more »
- The Economist
Congolese pop music
IN THE Democratic Republic of Congo there are three ways to make it big, says Lexxus Legal, a rapper (pictured). Standing in his house in Kinshasa, the capital, underneath a mural of Congo's first prime minister, Patrice Lumumba, he lists them. First ...
New Music: DMX Feat. Swizz Beatz - “Bane Iz Back”
Just as he predicted, X did give it to us. The Ruff Ryders rapper just released a new single called either “Bane Iz Back” or “Bain Iz Back,” depending on whether you trust the Soundcloud filename or the album art (or whether you believe DMX is more ...and more »
- Beals: A music education in your headphones
Asking someone what podcasts they listen to is akin to asking someone what their favorite My Little Pony character is. It immediately outs the inquisitor as a niche culture nerd with an unusual pastime. It also casts the investigator as an antisocial ...
- Times of India
Vin Diesel's India trip packed with fan meets, music and drama
Times of India
Hollywood star Vin Diesel, who will reach here on Thursday morning along with his 'xXx: Return of Xander Cage' co-star Deepika Padukone to promote the movie in India, has a packed itinerary full of fan interactions, a glitzy red carpet gala and a star ...and more »
Erykah Badu Named Essence Black Women in Music Honoree
Erykah Badu will be the woman of the hour when Essence honors the four-time Grammy Award winner at its eighth annual Black Women in Music celebration. The magazine's invite-only gala will take place Feb. 9 in Los Angeles. The Grammy Week event, ...and more »
'Moonlight' screens to live music, packed crowd at downtown LA's Million Dollar Theatre - Los Angeles TimesLos Angeles Times
'Moonlight' screens to live music, packed crowd at downtown LA's Million Dollar Theatre
Los Angeles Times
The crowd swelled inside the ornate Million Dollar Theatre in downtown Los Angeles on Tuesday night for a screening of “Moonlight” with live musical accompaniment, fresh off the film's Golden Globe win for best dramatic motion picture. Composer ...
The Carpenters Sue Universal Music Over Digital Royalties
Richard Carpenter, representing the singer-songwriting duo The Carpenters, claims that Universal Music Group and A&M Records have only paid him and the estate of his sister, Karen, only a “miniscule fraction” of digital royalties owed to them ...
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Want to know where TV is headed? Take a look at music streaming services
For a while, industry leaders have said the future of television is streaming. They're not wrong, but they're also not entirely correct. The future of television is exclusive streaming via specific apps. Much like how music streaming services have ...and more »
- The New Indian Express
Music therapy, courtesy KBF
The New Indian Express
KOCHI: Ghazal and classical singer Prasidh, along with the mother-daughter duo Sheela and Aleena Xavier, presented a heartwarming music performance at the Government General Hospital for the weekly 'Arts and Medicine' show of the Kochi Biennale ...
Jay-Z's Tidal, Roc Nation And Bremer Trust Battle Over Prince's Music
I counsel high net worth clients on wealth transfer and estate planning strategies, trust administration and related tax matters. Feb. 4, 2007, Prince performs during the halftime show at the Super Bowl XLI football game at Dolphin Stadium in Miami.and more »
The Alt.Latino Spring 2017 New Music Preview
Alt.Latino's corner of the Latin music world gets better and better every year: The music continually explodes any idea of genre restrictions and constantly surprises. And it looks like 2017 is not going to disappoint. On this week's show, we've got ...and more »
- The Outline
The Music Genome Project isn't done
Pandora is still betting that humans know music better than machines. How's that working out? Sound show. The Music Genome Project isn't done. Pandora is still betting that humans know music better than machines. How's that working out? The Music ...and more »
Watch Donald Trump's Cameo in this Russian Pop Music Video from 2013
Wednesday morning, President-Elect Donald Trump tweeted that he has “NOTHING TO DO WITH RUSSIA — NO DEALS, NO LOANS, NO NOTHING!” While untangling the “deals and loans” part of that statement will take some doing, there is at least one ...and more »
Lin-Manuel Miranda on 'Moana' Music, Potential EGOT Status and Staying Positive Under Trump - Hollywood ReporterHollywood Reporter
Lin-Manuel Miranda on 'Moana' Music, Potential EGOT Status and Staying Positive Under Trump
The multihyphenate tells THR he didn't expect to end up singing in the film: "I wasn't nervous about it because they're my demo vocals. I didn't think it would ever see daylight, and here I am in a Disney film." When Lin-Manuel Miranda started work on ...and more »
Former Beggars Head of Operations Launches Music Services Startup
Kristian Davis-Downs, the former head of operations at Beggars Group, has launched a new music services company called MonoKrome Music. The firm offers white label and backend services for labels, artists and managers, including data asset ...and more »
- Hindustan Times
No loud music please, SoBo residents tell organisers of Mumbai Marathon
The residents said that the stalls set up along the heritage precinct Marine Drive promenade last year were playing loud music from 5am till noon. (HT File). Disturbed by the loud noise created during the Mumbai Marathon last year, south Mumbai ...and more »
Richard Carpenter Sues for Karen Over Legendary Music Catalog
0111-Carpenters-getty-03 Richard Carpenter has filed a lawsuit against 2 music companies he claims ripped him off in the royalties over Carpenters tunes, and he's brought Karen into the legal action as well. Richard and Karen Carpenter's estate claim ...
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New Music: Pile - "Texas"
In 2012, Pile released their third album Dripping, one of the best heavy rock albums of recent memory, and got little to no attention from the music press for it. Since then, the Massachusetts quartet's status as a beloved cult phenomenon has slowly ...and more »
- A.V. Club
Chicago, win free tickets to midnight horror at the Music Box
Of all the film genres, few pair as well with the grimy, gloriously cheap look of video as horror. If you're living in or near Chicago, then, why not celebrate the golden age of blood on tape in all its low-budget splendor, with a midnight showing of ...
New Music: Syd - "All About Me"
The Internet's lead singer Syd is prepping to release her debut solo album, Fin, on February 3 via Columbia Records. Zane Lowe got to debut the project's lead single “All About Me,” which is produced by the Internet's Steve Lacy. The melodic soul trap ...and more »
Fat White Family question Slaves being given government music grant
Fat White Family have questioned why Slaves have been given part of a £250,000 government music grant. UK music industry trade association, the BPI has announced the recipients of this year's Music Exports Growth Scheme grant. The annual grant is ...and more »
BangOn!NYC Announces Elements Camping Music & Arts Festival: Exclusive
Since 2007, BangOn!NYC has been on a mission to provide electronic heads with unforgettable musical experiences, but so far, they've been doing their thing mostly in the urban setting. In 2017, it'll be 10 years of banging, and it's time to celebrate ...and more »
The Peppermint Club: The h.wood Group, Interscope Records Open New Live Music Concept Venue - VarietyVariety
The Peppermint Club: The h.wood Group, Interscope Records Open New Live Music Concept Venue
The h.wood Group and Interscope Records have opened a new live music concept venue called The Peppermint Club. The '60s-inspired space — which caters to music artists and aficionados — takes over the former Henry's in West Hollywood.
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Registration Opens for 2017 Billboard Latin Music Conference
The 2017 Billboard Latin Music Conference will take place April 24-27 at the Ritz-Carlton in Miami Beach, and registration for the event is officially open. Offering three days of showcases, panels, Q&A sessions and workshops focusing on the cutting ...and more »
Michael Franti, Rooney, Josh Kelley, Clare Bowen to Play ASCAP Music Café at 2017 Sundance Film Festival - BillboardBillboard
Michael Franti, Rooney, Josh Kelley, Clare Bowen to Play ASCAP Music Café at 2017 Sundance Film Festival
Michael Franti, Rooney, Clare Bowen, Josh Kelley and Andy Shauf are among the performers who will take the stage at the ASCAP Music Café during the 2017 Sundance Film Festival. In its 19th year, the Music Café features singer/songwriters performing ...and more »
- New York Times
Twin Strands of Music and Compassion Run Through a Life
New York Times
Benita Rudolph, a single mother and former Broadway performer, has struggled to provide for her daughter, but is on the way to a nursing accreditation with the help of the Neediest Cases Fund. Credit Christopher Lee for The New York Times. The power of ...