- Live Nation nears deal for Principle and Maverick
Story from NY Times.
- How streaming music will change culture for the better
Commentary from Evolver.fm.
- Eminem tops album sales
Chart watch from Billboard. ...
The music industry of the 2000s is defined by not one, but two revolutions in the way we consume music, and the second revolution gave us the power to legally access and listen to just about any song imaginable for free. This opened the door for the rise of on-demand...
SXSW Music Conference attendees were rewarded with a crazy amazing slice of funk history this past March with the "Finding the Funk" session featuring Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell, Lumar LeBlanc, George Clinton and Novena Carmel.
Don't miss Bootsy reminiscing on the differences between working with James Brown and George Clinton...
- Swedish artists prepare suit against labels over Spotify payouts
Post from Evolver.fm.
- Billy Bragg says labels are a bigger problem than Spotify
Story from The Guardian.
- Peter Tosh gets his due
Story from The Independent. ...