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  1. Why Young Music Fans Buy Vinyl -- and the Apps That Can Help Them

    January 26, 2012 5:00 AM EST As someone who spends lots of time thinking about the future of music as an app phenomenon, it might surprise you that I do a lot of my listening on vinyl records. I'm not alone - reports abound of vinyl's surging sales numbers over the ...

  2. Exclusive: Bandsintown Acquired By Cellfish

    September 15, 2011 9:45 AM EDT Bandsintown , a popular service for tracking and discovering concerts, has been acquired by mobile developer and publisher Cellfish Media for an undisclosed sum. The deal will help Bandsintown acquire a larger audience by taking advantage of Cellf ...

  3. Slacker Drives Into Automobiles With Harman Aha Deal

    September 08, 2011 12:24 PM EDT Slacker Drives Into Automobiles With Harman Aha Deal By Antony Bruno (AntonyNBruno) Looks like the car is now the cool place to hang out if you're a digital music service. Slacker is pushing its way into the vehicle via a partnership with in- ...

  4. New Pitbull Single Debuted Exclusively on SoundHound

    June 13, 2011 4:30 PM EDT Music identification app SoundHound debuted the new Pitbull single, "Rain on Me" featuring Marc Anthony on Monday. SoundHound users can find the song atop the "What's Hot" section of the app. Released in conjunction with M ...

  5. Phil Spector Produces New Album -- For Wife

    May 25, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Phil Spector has produced his first major recording project in 30 years -- a debut album for his wife Rachelle, her publicist said. Spector, 70, who is serving a minimum 19 years in prison for the 2003 shooting death of a Hollywood actress, produc ...

  6. Australian Venues May Hand Out Earplugs

    May 13, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Australia's live venues may soon have to distribute earplugs and place warning signs if their music is deemed to be too loud. The country's Senate committee has put forward the recommendations and many others in an extensive report into ...

  7. Business Matters: Joel Tenenbaum, Songbird, Trans World

    January 05, 2010 12:00 AM EST Business Matters is a daily column that offers insight, analysis and opinion on the day's news. -- File sharer Joel Tenenbaum , who was found guilty of copyright infringement in July, has filed a motion seeking to reduce the statutory damages ...

  8. RightsFlow Inks New Indie Deals

    January 21, 2009 12:00 AM EST RightsFlow has signed on three new clients for its Outsourced Music Licensing system, FLOW: CAM, Creazioni Artistiche Musicale, an independent record label and music publisher based in Rome; La Cupula Music, or House Of Music, an independent digit ...

  9. Kyte Scoops Popkomm-IMEA Award

    October 08, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Digital media platform Kyte has won the 2008 Popkomm Innovation in Music Entertainment Award (IMEA) in Berlin. The San Francisco-based service -- which allows artists to produce live and on-demand content and simultaneously distribute it to multip ...

  10. Five Buzz Topics At Popkomm 2008

    October 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Organizers of Popkomm, the younger of Europe's two big music biz confabs, are kicking off the 2008 edition of the conference with a commitment to explore the "three C's" of the music business: creativity, communication and comm ...

  11. Digital Briefs: Neurotic Media, Gracenote, Slacker

    April 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT - Neurotic Media , a provider of backend technology for media download services, introduced a new platform that supports content delivery through the Web, mobile Internet and text messaging. - Gracenote added MetroLyrics to its authorized lyrics p ...

  12. EMI Adminstering Cobain Catalog

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT Pub giant handling Primary Wave's interest. Pub giant handling Primary Wave's interest. News ...

  13. Instant Live Embraces New Format

    January 31, 2006 12:00 AM EST SRS Circle Surround 5.1 to be an option. Instant Live, the live concert CD division of promoter Live Nation, is now producing live recordings in SRS Circle Surround 5.1, with many of the tracks available as digital downloads through Napster. Fans ...

  14. Wal-Mart Launches New Music Series

    January 25, 2006 12:00 AM EST Soundcheck, Yellowcard debut acts. Soundcheck, Yellowcard debut acts. News ...

  15. Brit Live Biz Faces Noise Law

    September 13, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music industry and live-entertainment companies in the United Kingdom will be obliged by new statutory rules to protect employees from hearing damage beginning next April. LONDON (The Hollywood Reporter) -- Music industry and live-entertainment co ...

  16. Brit Live Biz Faces Noise Law

    September 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music industry and live-entertainment companies in the United Kingdom will be obliged by new statutory rules to protect employees from hearing damage starting from next April. Music industry and live-entertainment companies in the United Kingdom w ...

  17. Brit Live Biz Faces Noise Law

    September 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Music industry and live-entertainment companies in the United Kingdom will be obliged by new statutory rules to protect employees from hearing damage starting from next April. Music industry and live-entertainment companies in the United Kingdom w ...

  18. Classical Score

    May 20, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Welsh bass-baritone Bryn Terfel says one artist in particular inspired his "Silent Noon" project: the English baritone Benjamin Luxon. Read Anastasia Tsioulcas' column. Welsh bass-baritone Bryn Terfel says one artist in particular i ...

  19. Beat Box

    April 19, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Venus Hum leaves MCA and synthesizers behind for a self-released electronic acoustic album. Read Michael Paoletta's column. Venus Hum leaves MCA and synthesizers behind for a self-released electronic acoustic album. Read Michael Paoletta' ...

  20. The Killers

    March 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Upbeat and is awash with soaring new wave synthesizers, the Sin City-based group notches another multiformat hit. Upbeat and is awash with soaring new wave synthesizers, the Sin City-based group notches another multiformat hit. News ...

  21. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 14, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. LONDON -- Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging the ...

  22. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing ...

  23. Loud Music Deafens Brit Bar, Club Workers

    December 08, 2004 12:00 AM EST Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing, a new report claims. Employees of Britain's bars, pubs and clubs are being exposed to music so loud it is damaging their hearing ...

  24. Kennedy Confirmed As MidemNet Keynote Speaker

    November 04, 2004 12:00 AM EST Incoming IFPI chairman/CEO John Kennedy will deliver a keynote speech at the sixth annual MidemNet music and technology platform, to be held Jan. 22 at the Palais des Festivals in Cannes. It will mark Incoming IFPI chairman/CEO John Kennedy will d ...

  25. Grand Jury Indicts Spector For Murder

    September 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed Sept. 27 with murder in the shooting death of a B-movie actress at his mansion last year. (Associated Press) -- Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed S ...

  26. Grand Jury Indicts Spector For Murder

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed today (Sept. 27) with murder in the shooting death of a B-movie actress at his mansion last year. Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed today (Sept. 27 ...

  27. Grand Jury Indicts Spector For Murder

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed today (Sept. 27) with murder in the shooting death of a B-movie actress at his mansion last year. Record producer Phil Spector was charged in an indictment unsealed today (Sept. 27 ...

  28. Studio Monitor

    September 23, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Digidesign's first live sound reinforcement product, VENUE, debuts at the Professional Lighting and Sound Assn. Show. Read Christopher Walsh's column. Digidesign's first live sound reinforcement product, VENUE, debuts at the Profess ...

  29. DTS To Release Blue Man Group DVD-Audio

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT DTS Entertainment, the label division of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. (DTS), will release a DVD-Audio of Blue Man Group's second album, "The Complex," Sept. 14. DTS Entertainment, the label division of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. ...

  30. DTS To Release Blue Man Group DVD-Audio

    August 03, 2004 12:00 AM EDT DTS Entertainment, the label division of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. (DTS), will release a DVD-Audio of Blue Man Group's second album, "The Complex," Sept. 14. DTS Entertainment, the label division of Digital Theater Systems, Inc. ...

  31. DTS Debuts 96kHz, DTS-ES Encoders

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Digital Theater Systems, Inc. (DTS) will introduce a suite of three pro audio software encoders for Mac and PC to create DTS soundtracks for DVD-Audio, DVD-Video and 5.1 CD titles. The encoders will b Digital Theater Systems, Inc. (DTS) will intro ...

  32. Studio Monitor

    March 19, 2004 12:00 AM EST Remote Recording brought its Silver Studio, a Neve VR-equipped remote recording truck, to the West Coast to provide a surround-sound mix for the 76th Academy Awards. Remote Recording brought its Silver Studio, a Neve VR-equipped remote recording t ...

  33. Studio Monitor

    March 18, 2004 12:00 AM EST Remote Recording brought its Silver Studio, a Neve VR-equipped remote recording truck, to the West Coast to provide a surround-sound mix for the 76th Academy Awards. Remote Recording brought its Silver Studio, a Neve VR-equipped remote recording t ...

  34. Sitar Player Ustad Vilayat Khan Dies

    March 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST -year-old pioneered a vocal style of sitar playing. 76-year-old pioneered a vocal style of sitar playing. News ...