1. Pink Floyd, Michael Jackson Lead Discogs' Midyear 2018 Sales Report

    August 15, 2018 12:31 PM EDT Classic rock and pop dominated Discogs ' midyear marketplace report for the first half of 2018, with Pink Floyd 's Dark Side of the Moon and Michael Jackson 's Thriller coming it at Nos. 1 and 2 respectively atop the online vinyl/CD ...

  2. The National Announces Limited Edition Live Vinyl

    August 14, 2018 11:13 AM EDT The National has announced the upcoming release of Cherry Tree Vol. 1, a live album that is available exclusively to members of their fan club, Cherry Tree. The album is comprised of a collection of live performances of early era tracks including ...

  3. Target Apologizes for CBGB Marketing Event Following Backlash

    July 25, 2018 9:01 PM EDT Target opened a new store in the East Village of NYC on Saturday (July 21), and celebrated the occasion by recreating the entryway of iconic rock club CBGB, which was located in the area from 1973 to 2006. After heavy backlash from residents in th ...

  4. Shakira Removes Necklace From Merch Site for Similarity to Nazi Symbol

    June 22, 2018 6:37 PM EDT Shakira is in the midst of her El Dorado World Tour with a new line of gold-themed merch. However, recently, the singer has been thrown in controversy for a necklace which resembles a sun symbol used by the Nazis. The necklace, which has been remo ...

  5. Guns N' Roses' 'Appetite for Destruction -- Locked N' Loaded Edition' Contains a Record 80-Plus-Items: Q&A

    June 18, 2018 5:30 PM EDT The collection includes four CDs, 49 previously unreleased recordings, videos, vinyl, skull-face rings, a turntable mat, collectable coins and more. At the end of June, Universal Music Enterprises will be ready to ship its most elaborate box set e ...

  6. Records & Reefer: Amoeba Music's Flagship Store in Berkeley Opens Hi-Fidelity Pot Shop to Boost Business

    June 11, 2018 10:00 AM EDT Retail bbbiz ...

  7. The Weeknd Partners With Marvel to Release Comic-Inspired Limited Edition Merch

    May 19, 2018 2:45 PM EDT Next month, The Weeknd will share his highly anticipated collaboration with Marvel, where he morphs into a superhero for  The Weeknd Presents: Starboy.  In the meantime, The 28-year-old has decided to bless fans with the release of a limited editi ...

  8. Music Biz President Jim Donio Celebrates Trade Org's 60th Anniversary, Outlasting 'The 45, the 8-track, the MiniDisc'

    May 16, 2018 3:14 PM EDT "So, I guess we've been doing something right," he added. While the Music Biz convention in Nashville is now in its third day, on Wednesday morning (May 16)  the organization had its coming out party with Music Business Assn. presid ...

  9. Record Store Day 2018 Will Bring New Songs From Kevin Shields & Brian Eno, Mac DeMarco, The Cure & More

    March 07, 2018 10:29 AM EST Record Store Day (Apr. 21) is once again on the horizon, and the 2018 edition will feature the usual assortment of fresh songs and vinyl exclusives. Among this year’s crop  are: • A 12″ featuring a new song from Kevin Shields and Brian Eno called ...