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An interview with music legends Micky Dolenz & Gary Puckett -Happy Together 2012Examiner.comView slideshow: An interview with music legends Micky Dolenz & Gary Puckett This year's Happy Together Tour spotlights another who's who of Top 40 Chartbusters including- The Turtles featuring Flo and Eddie, Micky Dolenz of The Monkees, Gary Puckett of ...and more »
NME.comVideo: Black Sabbath - 'We've Written Fifteen New Songs'NME.comSpeaking to NME in a video interview you can watch above, the band discussed the direction of the new material, the influence of producer Rick Rubin and their recent Download warm-up gig in Birmingham. We've written about 15 songs so far, ...Black Sabbath's Ozzy Osbourne Says They Have 15 Songs Written for Next AlbumUltimate Classic Rockall 7 news articles »
Twitter, Pepsi Announce Music Partnership For Live Concerts, Downloads & Morehypebot.comThe partnership involves offering free music downloads, weekly music updates, and live streaming of concerts via Twitter. By following Pepsi's Twitter account, Twitter users can now get access to free music downloads from Amazon MP3, and will receive ...and more »
Idolator: All About The Music'American Idol' winner Phillip Phillips tops charts with debut singleTulsa World“American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips set digital download records for his performance of “Home.” JOHN SHEARER/Invision/AP By RITA SHERROW World Television Writer "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips has made the highest debut on the Digital Songs ...Phillip Phillips' “Home” Scores High Hot 100 DebutIdolator: All About The MusicUS charts: American Idol back in Hot 100 Top 10musicweek.comall 15 news articles »
Finding good music in noisy online marketsPhys.OrgIn 2004, a trio of researchers at Columbia University began an online experiment in social-media marketing, creating nine versions of a music-download site that presented the same group of unknown songs in different ways. The goal of the experiment was ...and more »
Flag Music-Topia!Flagstaff LiveOf course, there's the theme song that Primus wrote and performed, but I also read the “South Park” folks were giving away free downloads of the new album to get people to “like” their Facebook page. What connections do you have with Trey Parker and ...
Finding good music in noisy online marketsMIT NewsIn 2004, a trio of researchers at Columbia University began an online experiment in social-media marketing, creating nine versions of a music-download site that presented the same group of unknown songs in different ways. The goal of the experiment was ...and more »
Baby Boy Sings Anti-Gay Song For Cheering Church CrowdPerezHilton.comVery cool lyric video! The production is killer! Kat's lyrics smart! And the chorus super catchy! We love it!!!! CLICK HERE to listen to more music from Kat Graham! And CLICK HERE to download Kat's new EP, Against The Wall, on iTunes today! Read more »and more »
Tech Minute: Radio podcasts help with music discoveryCNETMusic podcasts -- you dive deeper to specific styles and -- there are so many good free ones you can stream or download to listen later. Here's some top podcast pixie you can find an iTunes as recommended by CNET editors. You may have heard of national ...and more »
Stream of the cropSydney Morning HeraldIn the past 12 months, Australia has seen a boom in new music services that do away with the idea of ''buying'' music, whether it's on a disc or as a digital download. Instead, you pay a flat rate of about $10 a month for unlimited access to a massive ...and more »
GSU examines catchy summer tunesThe George-AnneWhile Nicki Minaj's “Starships” is ranked fifth on the top 100 list and sixth on the top 100 pop songs list. Both songs are also ranked in the top 10 on the Billboards Top 100 Downloaded Songs and Top Radio Songs. Dr. Richard Mercier, professor in the ...
the unwiredSamsung Launches Music Hub, Offering the Ultimate Mobile Music ServiceMarketWatch (press release)Through 7digital's download store ( http://www.7digital.com ) and mobile applications, consumers can access over 19 million legal high quality music tracks, as well as audiobooks and videos, at competitive prices across Europe and North America.SERVICE: Samsung launches Music Hub on its Galaxy S III - 19 Million Songs and ...the unwiredSamsung's New Music Hub24/7 Wall St.Samsung Partners Spinlet to Launch Galaxy Pocket SmartphoneSpyghana.comall 720 news articles »
B.O.I B.O.I Releases “Its Different” MixtapeAlbany Times UnionRoss and Dean are not only music artists, they also produce music too. Dean sees music as an inspiration in his life and is also a songwriter and film producer. “Its Different” is now available for free streaming and download.and more »
Young, The Hives top CD reviewToronto SunMusic for adults. Download: Love is Luck; Heartbreaker Regina Spektor What We Saw From the Cheap Seats Indie-Pop 3.5 stars out of 5 Spektor contains multitudes. The Russian-American singer-songwriter can be kitschy and girlish. Literate and artsy.and more »
iTunes Match is a hidden gem for your music listening pleasureZDNet (blog)I was sitting in an airport with a three hour layover, and had a desire to listen to some of my music. It was at that moment that I realized I didn't have any of it with me, since it was on a network drive at my house. Long story short, I downloaded ...and more »
New York Daily News'Rags' is a likable Nickelodeon teen musicalNew York Daily NewsThen again, teen musicals have multiple goals, one of which is to send its audience streaming to their phones to download music and swap Twitter and Facebook feeds about the stars. Fans could do a lot worse than this likable pair.
Every Song You Download Here Helps CharitiesMashableWhy It's Working: The website infuses philanthropy into music fans' lives. The more a user downloads songs, the more donations are made to charities all over the world. What if you could help make the world a better place with the click of a button?
Free Background Music Announced at Stock Music Website RoyaltyFreeKings.comSan Francisco Chronicle (press release)Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) May 24, 2012 Production Music website RoyaltyFreeKings.com has announced a significant update: a large expansion of their free background music download section. Available to anyone working on a project with a budget less than ...and more »
Former student ordered to pay $675000 for sharing 30 songsZDNet (blog)In many of the examples available of people being taken to court for the illegal downloading of songs or films, they are generally also 'seeders' — those who download the file and then share it with peers. In this manner, “consumer copying” is also ...Court won't reduce student's music download fineTimes LIVESupreme Court Won't Reduce Student's Music Download FineClaimsJournal.comA Former Kazaa User Has To Pay A $675000 Fine For Sharing 31 Songs Back In 2005DrJays.com Liveall 8 news articles »
LoudwireRise To Remain Announce New Members, Offer Free Song DownloadLoudwireThe single 'Heartless' is now available for free download. 'Heartless' is one of four new songs the band has recorded for the US release of 'City of Vultures,' which has been out in Europe since last year. “I hope a lot of people will respect this ...and more »
Illegal file downloading: What to knowWZVN-TVA former Boston University student was ordered to pay $675000 for illegally downloading 30 songs. Michael Green says he doesn't get his music from a store. Instead, the 18-year-old says, he downloads it online – illegally. "Why pay for it when you can ...and more »
Altsounds.comAltSounds Exclusive // Luke Ritchie - Lonley Second | Free DownloadAltsounds.comBetween January and July, he composed 26 songs, recorded them at home on acoustic guitar and posted them online as podcasts. By the time the experiment was over, through word of mouth (or maybe mouse) alone, the songs had been downloaded 8500 times and ...
TorrentFreakBitTorrent Piracy Boosts Music Sales, Study FindsTorrentFreakA new academic paper by a researcher from the North Carolina State University has examined the link between BitTorrent downloads and music album sales. Contrary to what‚Äôs often claimed by the major record labels, the paper concludes that there is ...
Austin ChroniclePennies From Heaven: The new streaming economy is here, with or without royaltiesAustin ChronicleYet as the initial wave of download sales began to slow, with payouts still far below previous industry watermarks, streaming services like Spotify, Rhapsody, and Pandora have begun serving as lighthouses by which the music industry might navigate.
MTV.comDMX Focused On More Music, Less Trouble With New EPMTV.comRapper talks to MTV News about his Weigh In EP, which dropped as a free download on Tuesday (May 15). By Rob Markman (@RobMarkman) The Grand Champ is back. On Tuesday (May 15), DMX returned to rap's arena with his free The Weigh In EP as an online ...DMX Calls 'Weigh In' EP An 'Appetizer', Says He's Ready To Focus On MusicBallerStatus.comall 25 news articles »
RollingStone.comMP3 Download: The Tallest Man on Earth, '1904'RollingStone.comMatsson recorded the bulk of his new album – including first single "1904," available for download exclusively at RollingStone.com – at the permanent home that he shares with his wife and fellow musician, Amanda Bergman, in Sweden.The Tallest Man On Earth – 1904 (New Music)The Majestic Showall 12 news articles »
Guitar God to Make History at the Iconic Vienna Opera HouseMarketWatch (press release)This flagship acoustic song, "Woke Up Dreaming" has become an iconic staple of his tour around the world and a fan favorite. To see Bonamassa perform this song for a taste of what this acoustic tour will bring, and also get a free download of the ...and more »
Pre-Order ROCK OF AGES: ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK May 15SunHerald.comInstant Free Download of “Pour Some Sugar On Me” Performed by Tom Cruise Included with All Album Pre-Orders on iTunesMusic Video for “Anyway You Want It” Performed by Mary J. Blige and Julianne Hough Featuring the “Rock LOS ANGELES -- WaterTower Music ...and more »
PR Web (press release)MoodMusic Inc. Announces Innovative User Growth and Finance StrategyPR Web (press release)MoodMusic, Inc. is encouraging downloads of their iPhone app to spur growth by rewarding each user a share of ownership in the company. This major announcement accounts for giving MoodMusic users up to one-third of shareholder interest.and more »
Distro.fm Could Revolutionize Music with Artist SubscriptionsGizmodoIs there going to be an app that caches the music, and can you also download the MP3s? Marler: We want to have the music show up in the library for streaming, and you can click on the song to download it. We also want to make it easy to cache on your ...and more »
Digital Media WireDownload this, Mr. JonesCNETThe Counting Crows BitTorrent bundle (download), released today, includes songs, art, and liner notes from their latest album Underwater Sunshine. It's available to torrent freaks everywhere -- with the approval of both the band and its label.BitTorrent is the New Radio, Says Counting Crows FrontmanTorrentFreakCounting Crows using BitTorrent as the “new radio”Digital Media WireCounting Crows Releases BitTorrent Music Bundle and Announces New TourMarketWatch (press release)WebProNewsall 26 news articles »
OregonLive.comOregon's wired libraries are a digital delightOregonLive.com"I'm trying to decide whether to get one or not," said Rindt, 68, as she viewed a tutorial on the library's digital book, music and video collection. Other visitors came with new Nooks and Kindles, hoping to download their first book from the library's ...and more »
Beehive Recording Co. builds free buzz for Detroit artistsThe Detroit NewsThen, he lets people download the MP3 tracks from beehiverecording.com — for free. All you have to do to join the hive is enter your email address and you're in, with unlimited access to songs from artists like relative unknowns, chanteuse Laura ...
Consumers comfy buying downloadsVarietySongs and apps tie for second at 18%. E-Books and games come in third with 12% of adults buying each. Americans download and pay for an average of five songs per month, five movies or TV shows, two apps, two games and two e-Books.and more »
BillboardTenacious D Without F-Bombs? Salty Duo Clean Up 'Fenix'BillboardBlack, who memorably starred in the hit movie "School of Rock," says it's been sad to see the music he loves dying a horrible death. And he's unsure Tenacious D has all the answers. "We're not the obvious choice to be the saviors of rock," he says.Tenacious D To Release Radio Friendly Version Of Rize of the Fenix411mania.comall 31 news articles »
Bella NaijaBN Music Friday Top 5 – Of The MomentBella NaijaAs a result, this week's countdown wouldn't have any videos because well, these songs don't quite have any so, to compensate for that, there's a “surprise” video at the end. This song just dropped at midnight yesterday and I waited up to download it as ...and more »
The GuardianTrending: The Hit Parade lives onThe IndependentNext Monday sees the launch of the UK's first music-streaming chart, based not on iTunes downloads – let alone HMV purchases – but on listening figures from streaming services such as Spotify, Deezer and Napster. Though some mega-selling acts such as ...Spotify and other streaming services get own chartThe Guardianall 23 news articles »
New York TimesOnline music storage firm MP3tunes files for bankruptcyChicago TribuneEMI's lawsuit against MP3tunes and its chief executive, Michael Robertson, is part of the music industry's efforts to stop websites from letting people download and share music online without paying for it. Fourteen other record companies and music ...EMI Group forces file-sharing service MP3tunes into bankruptcyBGRMP3Tunes files for bankruptcyAfterdawn.comall 46 news articles »
e-Onkyo Music to offer high-definition downloads starting May 30th in JapanThe VergeBy Jamie Keene on May 10, 2012 07:58 am 11Comments High-end audio manufacturer Onkyo is launching a high-quality music store for Japanese customers, offering up Dolby TrueHD 5.1-surround tracks as well as surround sound WAV and FLAC options.and more »
Du's entry into music download service a surprisegulfnews.comBy Manoj Nair, Associate Editor Dubai: It did seem that du, the telecom operator, had made a left-field choice when it went ahead and launched a music download service. That too in a virtual marketplace where sourcing free from pirate sites is the ...
Better Angels Music Recording Artist Jason White's "Little Pieces of Plastic ...PR Web (press release)Nashville based Better Angels Music recording artist Jason White's new song, "Little Pieces of Plastic" Appears on the "Occupy This" 99 song digital download compilation of music by, for and inspired by the OCCUPY WALL STREET movement and the 99%.
Garbage Reveal the Weird Origin of 'Automatic Systematic Habit' -- Exclusive ...SpinnerThe song is the first track off of Not Your Kind of People, the first Garbage album in six years. The album will be released on May 15, but you can download the full song for free from iTunes. "Automatic Systematic Habit was originally called 'Electro' ...and more »
Ocean City will jam to its own theme songDelmarva NowThe song will be produced by local singer/songwriter Bryan Russo. The winner will also have the opportunity to perform his or her song at Sunfest and other major events throughout the summer, and the song will be offered as a free download at the ...
BallerStatus.comMeek Mill 'Dreamchasers 2' Mixtape Download Released OnlineGather.comOn Monday the Meek Mill "Dream Chasers 2" mixtape download was released online and had fans buzzing. The new mix album from the Philadelphia rapper came in conjunction with the Maybach Music Group star's recent 25th birthday, which was celebrated in ...Free Download: Meek Mill - Dreamchasers 2 (Mixtape)BallerStatus.comMeek Mill – Dreamchasers 2 MixtapeThe Smoking SectionListen To Meek Mill's 'Dream Chasers 2' MixtapeThe Inquisitrall 51 news articles »
RollingStone.comMP3 Download: Cory Chisel, 'I've Been Accused'RollingStone.comInspired by the rawness of George Harrison and Elvis Costello records and attempting to break free of the over-thinking in his debut LP, 2009's Death Won't Send a Letter – "Folk songs ended up sounding like barnburner, rock & roll songs," admits Chisel ...
Sainsbury's, UK's Third-Largest Supermarket, Launches Music Download StoreBillboard.bizEffective immediately, a catalog of over 2.3 million tracks is available for UK consumers to purchase from Sainsbury's Entertainment website, including individual songs and albums. Track prices start at £0.89 ($1.44) with the majority of chart albums ...and more »
Kyte promise new songs, special treat for fans at upcoming gigChicago TribuneThose who attend the show will also be given a ticket that lets them download a song off the new album for free. "Our set often moves from loud and big to more spacious from song to song. I always feel that when we play here, the band and the audience ...and more »
Six Environmental Activists Win Goldman PrizeVoice of America03 May 2012 Six Environmental Activists Win Goldman Prize TO DOWNLOAD the MP3 of this story, click on the MP3 link in the upper right corner of the page. Double-click any word to find the definition in the Merriam-Webster Learner's Dictionary.
Toronto StarHicks: Michael Jackson to be featured in Pepsi campaignSan Jose Mercury NewsThe promotion will include cans bearing Jackson's image, a TV ad in some markets and chances to download remixes of some of Jackson's most famous songs. Pepsi, which first partnered with Jackson in 1983, did not disclose the terms of its deal with the ...Pepsi brings back Michael Jacksonkypost.comPepsi to bring back Michael Jackson in new ad campaignCBS NewsPepsi brings back Michael Jackson in promotionMiamiHerald.comall 231 news articles »
Arthur Nasson's Latest Album, "West Cambridge Cowboys" Official CD Release ...San Francisco Chronicle (press release)Free song download available now. Boston, MA (PRWEB) May 03, 2012 "A versatile and gifted Pop eccentric." --American Songwriter Magazine "Every Single Track Is Brilliant"--***** Five Stars Music-News, UK Arthur Nasson releases his latest album later ...and more »