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Supreme Court To Hear Landmark Aereo Case On Streaming TV

Tue, 2014-04-22 05:52
The Supreme Court is taking up a dispute between broadcasters and an Internet startup company that has the potential to bring big changes to the...

‘Wicked’ Composer Stephen Schwartz Joins Fight Against Sheet Music Piracy

Tue, 2014-04-22 05:14
By now, some young musical theater fans have received an email from Stephen Schwartz asking them to stop illegally downloading sheet music from any...

Lorde Sick With Chest Infection, Postpones Australia Tour

Tue, 2014-04-22 02:02
Teenage phenomenon Lorde has been ordered to put her feet up and miss her scheduled tour of Australia. The artist has fallen ill and will return to...

Rock In Rio USA Teams With MGM, Cirque & Yucaipa Ahead of 2015 Debut

Tue, 2014-04-22 00:13
A giant roulette-like Ferris wheel. Themed streets boasting the sights and sounds of Brazil, U.S. and U.K. A 400-foot zip-line that zooms festival-...

Portugal. The Man Releases Endangered 'Sumatran Tiger' Song For Earth Day That Disappears

Tue, 2014-04-22 00:01
The topic of endangered tigers is a complicated one to build an indie-pop song around. But psych-rock outfit Portugal. The Man was up for the...

AT&T Explores Expansion Of Super-Fast Internet

Mon, 2014-04-21 19:36
AT&T plans a major expansion of super-fast Internet services to cover as many as 100 municipalities in 25 metropolitan areas. The service, called...

Beats Music Adds In-App Purchasing for iOS

Mon, 2014-04-21 18:46
Beats Music is giving listeners on iOS devices the ability to subscribe to its on-demand service directly within the app, an option not previously...

Jay Z Involved In Extortion Plot Over Master Recordings: Report

Mon, 2014-04-21 18:09
Police have reportedly confiscated a collection of Jay Z's old master recordings that had been stolen. Producer Chancey Mahan, who worked with Jay Z...

The Beat: Big Gigantic On Their Big Gigantic Coachella Stunt

Mon, 2014-04-21 16:46
For any electronic/dance act, playing the Sahara Tent at Coachella's about as big as it gets. Colorado's Big Gigantic, however, decided that, well,...

Marc Anthony's Crossover Mastery: Inside His Salsa Return & Future Plans

Mon, 2014-04-21 15:46
"There's nothing physical about it," he said in a conversation after that August 2013 tour debut, when asked how he prepares for his onstage marathon...

Apple Offering Free Recycling, Promises Renewable Energy Use

Mon, 2014-04-21 14:07
Apple is offering free recycling of all its used products and vowing to power all of its stores, offices and data centers with renewable energy to...

Iggy Azalea Talks 'The New Classic' Album & Former Interscope Deal

Mon, 2014-04-21 13:55
"Fancy" is giving Iggy Azalea life. It's the fourth single from the Australian rapper's forthcoming debut, "The New Classic" (April 22, Def Jam/...

Indies Band Together for a Digital Cash Grab

Mon, 2014-04-21 13:42
A powerful collective of five independent labels is ratcheting up the tug-of-war between indies and major-label-owned distribution companies with...

Tom Petty on ASCAP Honor, Songwriting, Jimmy Fallon Send-Up

Mon, 2014-04-21 13:24
Forty years of practice has made songwriting harder, not easier, for Tom Petty. "As life goes by, you get a little more carefree or distracted by...

BBMA Milestone Award: Carrie Underwood, Ellie Goulding, OneRepublic Are the Final Three

Mon, 2014-04-21 13:15
The first round of fan votes for the Billboard Music Awards' second annual Milestone Award, presented by Chevrolet are in: country superstar Carrie...

The Blanket 'Problem': Balancing the Needs of Songwriters with New Forms of Radio (Guest Post)

Mon, 2014-04-21 12:59
Casey Rae is a songwriter, musician, and director of Future of Music Coalition, a national nonprofit organization for musicians. He is also an...

Foo Fighters Fight: Crowdhoster Sells $10K In Tix For Richmond Show That Doesn't Exist (Yet)

Mon, 2014-04-21 12:48
May 17, 1998 has gone down in history in the eyes of many Richmond, VA. residents as the last day the Foo Fighters played their town. A new...

Chris Brown Bodyguard Convicted of Assault

Mon, 2014-04-21 11:34
A judge has convicted singer Chris Brown's bodyguard of an assault charge following a two-day trial that provided a preview of a similar case against...

Country Hall of Fame Doubles in Size, Readies New Class of Inductees

Mon, 2014-04-21 11:15
Last week's Grand Opening ceremony at the Country Music Hall of Fame was celebrated in the fashion that one might expect in Nashville – with a lot of...

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