SPIN

  1. SPIN's Editor-in-Chief Departs

    March 28, 2014 5:00 PM EDT Jem Aswad, former editor-in-chief of SPIN, has left the company, Billboard has confirmed. "We're very proud of the work the SPIN team has done since we acquired the brand in July 2012, and we're excited that their efforts have helpe ...

  2. SXSW Backbeat: SPIN and Solange at Stubb's, Earl Sweatshirt at Green Label Sound's Barbecue

    March 16, 2013 1:34 PM EDT After the headlining act at MySpace's Saturday showcase was revealed to be Justin Timberlake , the next surprise guest to be unveiled would join the Afghan Whigs at FADER Fort on Friday night. Like most secrets this one wasn't kept lo ...

  3. 'Spin' to Roll Out Larger Format Magazine, Drop Frequency to Six Times a Year

    February 17, 2012 7:28 AM EST As alternative music magazine Spin figures out how to be a music magazine for the digital future, it's taking a page from the past. On Feb. 28, the March/April issue will hit newsstands (following a sharp decline in ad pages, the magazine hal ...

  4. Backbeat: Yuna Gets Love From Pharrell, Cornerstone at Brooklyn Showcase

    February 09, 2012 4:05 PM EST Yuna performing at a showcase for Cornerstone and Fader Media Group, which also doubled as a listening party for her self-titled upcoming album. (Photo: Sarah Riazati) Cornerstone and Fader Media Group kicked off New York Fashion Week Wednesday ni ...

  5. Billboard Partners With 'Stache, Target for Country Music Mini-Mag

    December 20, 2011 2:43 PM EST Billboard and 'Stache Media's mini-magazines which will be availabl eexclusively at Target stores nationwide on Tuesday, Dec. 27. Even given the 100 year-plus timeline of Billboard Magazine, there is always room for a little more history ...

  6. Turntable.fm Co-Founder Seth Goldstein Talks Site's Success and Future at SoundCtrl Event

    September 22, 2011 12:41 PM EDT Turntable.fm is arguably the hottest digital-music startup of the year, and recent news about the company - its iPhone app, and backing from some of the bigger names in the music business, including Lady Gaga manager Troy Carter, ?uestlove from th ...

  7. MIDEM: Are Mobile Apps Monetizing the Few or the Many?

    January 24, 2011 12:00 AM EST Are mobile apps just for super fans? At a MidemNET discussion on monetizing mobile apps hosted by Mobile Roadie CEO Michael Schneider, a question from the audience brought up a question that was also on other people's minds. Duncan McRae of S ...

  8. Puma Leaps On 7digital For Fragrance Campaign

    June 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Download store 7digital has launched a partnership with music agency Spin to match unsigned artists with Puma Fragrances. The tie-up with London-based 7digital's indiestore service, which enables unsigned artists to sell their music direct to ...

  9. RealNetworks Launches Sansa Campaign

    December 06, 2006 12:00 AM EST RealNetworks has launched a TV advertising campaign to promote the new Sansa Rhapsody device, integrated with the new Rhapsody 4.0 service. The ads focuses on the music discovery strengths of the service and features music icons like Eric Clapton ...