Blog Category : music,news

Blog Post : MELANIE RODRIGUEZ AND AISHA AGA PROMOTED TO VP LEVEL AT BETTER NOISE MUSIC

MELANIE RODRIGUEZ AND AISHA AGA PROMOTED TO VP LEVEL AT BETTER NOISE MUSIC

Rodriguez will oversee the roll-outs of a new album from three-time GRAMMY nominees NOTHING MORE, and the official soundtrack for Better Noise Films’ horror-thriller feature THE RETALIATORS

Music,news 12:45 PM .E.T Mar 26
Blog Post : DIPLO IS FANS BUY SHARES IN HIS STREAMING ROYALTIES ON $55M-BACKED NFT PLATFORM ROYAL

DIPLO IS FANS BUY SHARES IN HIS STREAMING ROYALTIES ON $55M-BACKED NFT PLATFORM ROYAL

“OUR AIM WITH ROYAL IS TO EMPOWER ARTISTS TO MAINTAIN CONTROL OVER THEIR WORK WHILE FUELING THEIR CAREERS.”

Music,news 12:55 PM .E.T Mar 26
Blog Post : How Twin TikTok Sensations Altégo Turned Viral Fame Into Top 40 Success With ‘Toxic Pony’ Remix

How Twin TikTok Sensations Altégo Turned Viral Fame Into Top 40 Success With ‘Toxic Pony’ Remix

“I didn’t realize that the bigger our following gets, the more nervous I am to drop something,” he says. “But I’m confident because I love our following I feel like our fans are really nice. They’re on the same wavelength as us.” 

Music,news 02:15 PM .E.T Mar 26
Blog Post : Windwaker 'Glow' up with new video and single

Windwaker 'Glow' up with new video and single

Now you've seen the clip, check this out. There's certainly evidence to say that Will is a Highlander. And therefore... immortal. Now if only we could be "quickening" time to get to May 6th for their album release!

Music,news 02:10 PM .E.T Mar 27
Blog Post : Shocking Artist Revenue Revealed In 2021 Spotify Payout Figures

Shocking Artist Revenue Revealed In 2021 Spotify Payout Figures

Spotify has consistently come under fire for its low payment to artists, with the likes of David Byrne, Tony Visconti and David Crosby recently criticising the platform. 

Music,news 02:19 PM .E.T Mar 27
Blog Post : In Hearts Wake to screen carbon off-set documentary 'Green Is The New Black' worldwide!

In Hearts Wake to screen carbon off-set documentary 'Green Is The New Black' worldwide!

Australian heavy music act In Hearts Wake will release a feature-length documentary GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK. Kicking off in Earth Week 2022 this April, there will be select screenings in theatres across the globe.

Music,news 02:43 PM .E.T Mar 27
Blog Post : Taylor Swift Debuts Haunting New Song In ‘Where The Crawdads Sing’ Trailer

Taylor Swift Debuts Haunting New Song In ‘Where The Crawdads Sing’ Trailer

Taylor Swift’s haunting new song Carolina is featured in the first trailer for Where The Crawdads Sing, an upcoming thriller film based on the bestselling novel by Delia Owens.

Music,news 02:51 PM .E.T Mar 27
Blog Post : Justin Bieber Brings ‘Justice’ to Toronto at Sold-Out Hometown

Justin Bieber Brings ‘Justice’ to Toronto at Sold-Out Hometown

Bieber’s grandparents and other family members were even in attendance, and cheerfully posed for photos with eagle-eyed fans; Bieber posted a pic on Instagram with his dad from a corridor backstage.

Music,news 03:10 PM .E.T Mar 27
Blog Post : Beyonce Opens the Oscars With Tennis-Themed Performance at Venus and Serena Williams’ Hometown Court

Beyonce Opens the Oscars With Tennis-Themed Performance at Venus and Serena Williams’ Hometown Court

The scene moved to the court, where Beyonce, atop a small platform was accompanied by dozens of dancers and musicians , with Bey and Jay-Z’s daughter Blue Ivy dancing in the front.

Music,news 12:41 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : Happy 2nd Anniversary to Dua Lipa’s ‘Future Nostalgia’ the Reigning Dance-Pop Album of the Century

Happy 2nd Anniversary to Dua Lipa’s ‘Future Nostalgia’ the Reigning Dance-Pop Album of the Century

“Future Nostalgia” would have been a great album no matter when it came out, of course… and with its purposeful mixture of late ’70s, ’80s and ’90s sounds, it could have come out almost any time in the last 25 or 30 years.

Music,news 12:46 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : Authorities Reveal Details Surrounding Taylor Hawkins' Death

Authorities Reveal Details Surrounding Taylor Hawkins' Death

On Saturday, news broke the 50-year-old musicians had passed away suddenly while the band were on tour in South America, just hours before Foo Fighters were scheduled to perform at Estéreo Picnic Festival.

Music,news 02:10 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : 13 Weeks Into 2022 And Australia Still Has No New #1 Single

13 Weeks Into 2022 And Australia Still Has No New #1 Single

The top five songs have all notched up half-a-year within the Top 10 each, a rare chart feat itself, with the below listing of this week's Top 5 showing their position on the listing for 'Most Weeks within the Top 10'.

Music,news 02:14 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : New National Youth Broadcaster To Launch In Aus This Week

New National Youth Broadcaster To Launch In Aus This Week

The switchover will happen this Thursday, March 31 at 4pm, with CADA having a national focus over The Edge’s current model as a Western Sydney FM broadcaster.

Music,news 02:18 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : Pennywise Confirm 2022 Australian Tour

Pennywise Confirm 2022 Australian Tour

Hermosa Beach punk rock band Pennywise have today announced they will be returning down under for an Australian tour in September 2022.

Music,news 02:23 PM .E.T Mar 28
Blog Post : REMEMBER SPOTIFY’S FAKE ARTISTS? THEY’RE STILL GOING STRONG – AND STILL ATTRACTING SCANDAL.

REMEMBER SPOTIFY’S FAKE ARTISTS? THEY’RE STILL GOING STRONG – AND STILL ATTRACTING SCANDAL.

To anyone who believed the individuals at Spotify who did that attempted-discrediting – just to save their own pre-public-listing arses – today we dedicate this: a wonderful track from a Swedish artist that isn’t fake, at all.

Music,news 11:50 AM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : ZACH KATZ LAUNCHES NEW MUSIC COMPANY, CARTE BLANCHE, AND JOINS FAZE CLAN BOARD

ZACH KATZ LAUNCHES NEW MUSIC COMPANY, CARTE BLANCHE, AND JOINS FAZE CLAN BOARD

Katz oversaw signings that included Janet Jackson, Blink 182, Lil Dicky, Avril Lavigne, Perfect Circle, Alice In Chains, DJ Khaled, Bebe Rexha, DJ Snake, Bibi Bourelly, The Strokes, Juice Wrld, Gente De Zona, Pitbull and Nathaniel Rateliff.

Music,news 12:15 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : Mick Jagger Talks His Theme for Apple TV Plus Series ‘Slow Horses’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Mick Jagger Talks His Theme for Apple TV Plus Series ‘Slow Horses’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Parts of the song are heard in the body of the show. And Jagger’s signature harmonica occasionally features in Pemberton’s underscore.

Music,news 12:20 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : Elton John Unveils Final North American Tour Dates

Elton John Unveils Final North American Tour Dates

Elton John begins his final run of dates in North America in Philadelphia, PA on July 15, finishing with the three-night engagement at Dodger Stadium November 17, 19 and 20.

Music,news 12:25 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : In the Wake of Taylor Hawkins’ Death, How Radio Rose to the Occasion

In the Wake of Taylor Hawkins’ Death, How Radio Rose to the Occasion

“I’m trying not to stay in the sad part of it,” Alvarez said on-air Saturday afternoon. “I just want to celebrate the fact that we got to share some time on earth with somebody as magnetic and just magnificent as Taylor Hawkins.”

Music,news 12:30 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : K-Pop Group Stray Kids Debuts With No. 1 Album, as Charli XCX Also Bows in Top 10

K-Pop Group Stray Kids Debuts With No. 1 Album, as Charli XCX Also Bows in Top 10

The South Korean group Stray Kids never impacted the Billboard 200 album chart in any position before, but the K-pop crew passed go and came in with a bang, landing at No. 1 with “Oddinary.”

Music,news 12:34 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : Harry Styles Dropped Out of Robert Eggers’ ‘Nosferatu’ Remake With Anya Taylor-Joy

Harry Styles Dropped Out of Robert Eggers’ ‘Nosferatu’ Remake With Anya Taylor-Joy

Harry Styles was briefly attached to Robert Eggers’ “Nosferatu” remake before he dropped out of the project due to scheduling conflicts.

Music,news 12:41 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : ‘American Idol’ Returns to Its Roots Enlisting Alumni Favorites as Hollywood Week Mentors

‘American Idol’ Returns to Its Roots Enlisting Alumni Favorites as Hollywood Week Mentors

Cook also tried to work with the talent on their live performance, as some had limited experience outside of small gigs and social media.

Music,news 12:47 PM .E.T Mar 29
Blog Post : Red Hot Chili Peppers on John Frusciante’s  and Their 40-Year Journey From ‘Hollywood Street Kids’ to Walk of Fame Star

Red Hot Chili Peppers on John Frusciante’s and Their 40-Year Journey From ‘Hollywood Street Kids’ to Walk of Fame Star

Getting their Walk of Fame star just outside the new Amoeba Music location is cause for a bit of self-effacing humor but mostly memories of the past and even a little reverence for their own immortality.

Music,news 03:13 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : J Balvin, John Legend, Carrie Underwood to Perform at Grammys, Taylor Hawkins Tribute in the Works

J Balvin, John Legend, Carrie Underwood to Perform at Grammys, Taylor Hawkins Tribute in the Works

Sussman punted the disciplinary question to the academy and would only say: “It’s live television. Anything can happen and usually does. We’ll be ready.”

Music,news 03:17 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : Silk Sonic to Open Grammy Awards

Silk Sonic to Open Grammy Awards

Silk Sonic, the gloriously retro duo of Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak, will open the 64 th annual Grammy Awards on Sunday, the Recording Academy announced on Wednesday.

Music,news 03:20 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : Russ and Bugus Launch DIEMON, an ‘Artist-Friendly’ Label Looking to Change the Mindset of the Music Industry

Russ and Bugus Launch DIEMON, an ‘Artist-Friendly’ Label Looking to Change the Mindset of the Music Industry

And DIEMON has found its first signee in Vallejo, Calif. hip-hop artist LaRussell, who Russ says reminds him a lot of himself early in his career.

Music,news 03:25 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : The Agony, Then Ecstasy, of Nick Cave: Collaborators Tell How ‘Communion’ With His Audience Transformed His Art

The Agony, Then Ecstasy, of Nick Cave: Collaborators Tell How ‘Communion’ With His Audience Transformed His Art

Speaking to that humility, and the changes he’s witnessed since his time with the singer-lyricist, Ellis states that the deepest shifts in Cave’s way with the world came with Arthur’s passage.

Music,news 03:37 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : Sampa The Great Announces 'An Afro Future' Tour

Sampa The Great Announces 'An Afro Future' Tour

ARIA Award winner, poet and rapper Sampa The Great has announced her An Afro Future shows will be visiting Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane throughout May and June.

Music,news 05:06 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : SONY MUSIC PUBLISHING PARTNERS WITH GIRLS MAKE BEATS TO HOST SONGWRITING AND COMPOSING

SONY MUSIC PUBLISHING PARTNERS WITH GIRLS MAKE BEATS TO HOST SONGWRITING AND COMPOSING

Russell Emanuel, President & CEO, Sony Production Music, said: “The young talent behind the Girls Make Beats program is exceptional and working with them is a rare privilege.

Music,news 05:10 PM .E.T Mar 30
Blog Post : CONFIRMED: UNIVERSAL IS DISREGARDING UNRECOUPED BALANCES FOR HERITAGE ARTISTS

CONFIRMED: UNIVERSAL IS DISREGARDING UNRECOUPED BALANCES FOR HERITAGE ARTISTS

Last summer, Sony Music Group announced that it would no longer apply existing unrecouped balances to earnings for eligible songwriters and artists who were signed prior to the year 2000, and who hadn’t received advances since.

Music,news 08:08 AM .E.T Apr 01
Blog Post : BMG’S ANNUAL REVENUES GREW 10.1% TO $784M IN 2021

BMG’S ANNUAL REVENUES GREW 10.1% TO $784M IN 2021

“When we first  started hitting a 20%+ margin, it was pretty much unheard of for a music company, but now some of them are catching up.

Music,news 08:11 AM .E.T Apr 01
Blog Post : Eddie Murphy in Early Talks to Star in George Clinton Biopic

Eddie Murphy in Early Talks to Star in George Clinton Biopic

Dubbed the Godfather of Funk, Clinton is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, as well as a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and widely regarded as one of the most important innovators of the musical genre, along with James Brown and Sly Stone.

Music,news 08:32 AM .E.T Apr 01
Blog Post : Yola, Allison Russell and the Black Women of Nashville Are Changing the Face of Roots Music and the Grammys

Yola, Allison Russell and the Black Women of Nashville Are Changing the Face of Roots Music and the Grammys

Oladokun, whose music leans toward an amalgam of folk and rock, says some paradigm shifts are in order across a lot of segments of the industry and audience to shake people out of the idea of which genres Black women are supposed to fit into.

Music,news 08:36 AM .E.T Apr 01
Blog Post : Brian May Recalls Friendship and Collaboration With Taylor Hawkins: ‘We Instantly Bonded’

Brian May Recalls Friendship and Collaboration With Taylor Hawkins: ‘We Instantly Bonded’

During a press interview for Brian May’s reissue of the 1998 album “Another World” on the “Debatable” SiriusXM podcast, the Queen guitarist shared his thoughts and remembrances of late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins.

Music,news 04:16 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Queens to Recreate Iconic Grammys Looks in TikTok Fashion Show Extravaganza

‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Queens to Recreate Iconic Grammys Looks in TikTok Fashion Show Extravaganza

The Queens from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” will kick off Grammys Sunday with a fashion show recreating iconic looks from the awards show’s past.

Music,news 04:19 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : Meet Nathan Kim, the Choreographer Making Moves for Charli XCX and ‘Euphoria’

Meet Nathan Kim, the Choreographer Making Moves for Charli XCX and ‘Euphoria’

The singer was meant to perform on “Saturday Night Live” on Dec. 18, but due to the Omicron variant, the performance was postponed until earlier this month. However, this time, she was flanked by two male dancers to perform “Baby.”

Music,news 04:40 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : 50 Years Ago, Carole King’s ‘Tapestry’ Dominated the Grammys, and She Wasn’t Even There

50 Years Ago, Carole King’s ‘Tapestry’ Dominated the Grammys, and She Wasn’t Even There

King rarely does interviews, but Herb Alpert, who presented one of King’s awards at that show, recently talked with Variety about the album, which was produced by Lou Adler, also founder of King’s label, Ode Records.

Music,news 04:45 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : Hoodoo Gurus ‘Heartbroken’ As Massive Tour Postponed Again Last-minute

Hoodoo Gurus ‘Heartbroken’ As Massive Tour Postponed Again Last-minute

The run of shows with The Dandy Warhols was meant to kick off tomorrow in Perth, but the band has revealed drummer Nik Rieth tested positive for COVID on Wednesday and is now self-isolating.

Music,news 04:48 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : Harry Styles Releases New Single, 'As It Was'

Harry Styles Releases New Single, 'As It Was'

"Shooting him was bittersweet as it was one of the happiest days of my life, but on the second day of the shoot, my country Ukraine was invaded so you can imagine the insane emotions we had while shooting.

Music,news 04:52 AM .E.T Apr 02
Blog Post : Beloved Brisbane Band Columbus Call It A Day

Beloved Brisbane Band Columbus Call It A Day

Whilst it’s somewhat saddening to put these words together, we write them with the fullest of hearts, and a grin worth a thousand smiles fuelled by some of the best experiences of our lives.

Music,news 08:12 AM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : Lil Nas X’s ‘Montero’ Music Video Director Tanu Muino on First Grammy Nomination, Filming in Ukraine

Lil Nas X’s ‘Montero’ Music Video Director Tanu Muino on First Grammy Nomination, Filming in Ukraine

“It was actually Hodo [Musa], Lil Nas’ creative director who just sent me the [livestream] when they were announcing and she sent me a screenshot and was like ‘Oh my God, girl! You are nominated!'”

Music,news 01:01 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : Cambridge Hotel Team ‘Looking At All Options’ With Lease Set To Expire

Cambridge Hotel Team ‘Looking At All Options’ With Lease Set To Expire

“We love live music and have worked extremely hard to bring some of the biggest Australian and international artists to The Cambo and whilst it is out of our hands, we will continue to do that for the remaining 15 months of our lease.

Music,news 01:04 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : 'It Was So Little Of What I Wanted': Pseudo Echo’s Disastrous Decision To Go Rock

'It Was So Little Of What I Wanted': Pseudo Echo’s Disastrous Decision To Go Rock

“We put it into the set one night as an encore, and it just went over unbelievably”, he said. “We knew it was going to be big because all of the right people were saying it was going to be big.”

Music,news 01:23 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : Faker Are Performing Their First Show In Nine Years Tomorrow

Faker Are Performing Their First Show In Nine Years Tomorrow

Following their break-up, the band went separate ways creatively. Their creative force, Nathan Hudson, released solo singles, drummer Paul Berryman opened a restaurant and bar and bassist Nic Munnings relocated to an island off the coast of Hong Kong. 

Music,news 01:33 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : ‘Unofficial Bridgerton Musical’ Becomes First Grammy-Winning Album to Originate on TikTok

‘Unofficial Bridgerton Musical’ Becomes First Grammy-Winning Album to Originate on TikTok

What began as an escape from a difficult year soon catapulted the duo into a viral sensation: “Daphne’s Song” has racked up more than 2.3 million views, while the follow-up, “Burn for You,” has more than 5.3 million views.

Music,news 09:36 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : Grammys 2022 Winners List (Updating Live)  By Wilson Chapman  Plus Icon

Grammys 2022 Winners List (Updating Live) By Wilson Chapman Plus Icon

Benny Andersson and Björn Ulvaeus, producers; Benny Andersson and Bernard Löhr, engineers/mixers; Björn Engelmann, mastering engineer

Music,news 09:43 PM .E.T Apr 03
Blog Post : President Zelenskyy Gives Powerful Grammys Speech: ‘Our Musicians Wear Body Armor Instead of Tuxedos’

President Zelenskyy Gives Powerful Grammys Speech: ‘Our Musicians Wear Body Armor Instead of Tuxedos’

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy appeared at the 64th annual Grammy Awards to give a pre-taped speech amid Russia’s continued invasion of his country.

Music,news 02:00 PM .E.T Apr 04
Blog Post : Olivia Rodrigo Makes Grammys Debut With Stirring ‘Drivers License’ Performance

Olivia Rodrigo Makes Grammys Debut With Stirring ‘Drivers License’ Performance

Seven-time nominee Olivia Rodrigo took the stage at the 2022 Grammys to perform “Drivers License,” which has already won the singer her first award of the night.

Music,news 02:14 PM .E.T Apr 04
Blog Post : Father John Misty to Tour New Album This Summer and Fall With Suki Waterhouse Opening

Father John Misty to Tour New Album This Summer and Fall With Suki Waterhouse Opening

Of that show, Variety‘s senior music writer and chief music critic Chris Willman wrote, “Of all the pop-rock/symphonic collaborations that the L.A.

Music,news 02:05 PM .E.T Apr 05
Blog Post : Olivia Rodrigo Broke One of Her Grammys in Half Backstage

Olivia Rodrigo Broke One of Her Grammys in Half Backstage

The Grammy Award might be the highest honor in music, but the trophy itself is a bit fragile, something Olivia Rodrigo discovered the hard way during Sunday night’s ceremony.

Music,news 02:40 PM .E.T Apr 05
Blog Post : Who Might Replace Kanye West at Coachella? Tyler the Creator and Silk Sonic Are Available

Who Might Replace Kanye West at Coachella? Tyler the Creator and Silk Sonic Are Available

When the 2022 Coachella lineup was announced back in early January, Swedish House Mafia had rare, almost unprecedented placement in the hierarchy of the festival’s all-important official poster

Music,news 07:02 AM .E.T Apr 06
Blog Post : Shira Knishkowy Leaves Spotify for Another Management Company Lauren Alaina Leaves Mercury Records

Shira Knishkowy Leaves Spotify for Another Management Company Lauren Alaina Leaves Mercury Records

“I want to thank the staff at Mercury Records and UMG Nashville for everything they have done for me over the last 11 years,” Alaina wrote. “They have been my label home since the day I walked off the American Ido.

Music,news 07:08 AM .E.T Apr 06
Blog Post : FUGA EXPANDS IN GERMANY WITH NEW BERLIN OFFICE

FUGA EXPANDS IN GERMANY WITH NEW BERLIN OFFICE

The UK-headquartered Beggars owns 50% stakes in labels such as XL Recordings, Matador and Rough Trade. It also owns 100% of 4AD, runs its own publishing company in Beggars Music, and is home to indie label, Young.

Music,news 07:15 AM .E.T Apr 06
Blog Post : SONYA MCKINLEY NAMED DIRECTOR PRODUCTION & METADATA AT ROUND HILL RECORDS

SONYA MCKINLEY NAMED DIRECTOR PRODUCTION & METADATA AT ROUND HILL RECORDS

McKinley joins Round Hill having previously worked at WEA/Warner Music Group as Manager of Recorded Production and at Sony BMG Music Entertainment, working in purchasing and strategic planning.

Music,news 07:21 AM .E.T Apr 06
Blog Post : ROB WELLSLED MUSIC TECH STARTUP ORFIUM ACQUIRES JAPANBASED CONTENT COMPANY BREAKER INC

ROB WELLSLED MUSIC TECH STARTUP ORFIUM ACQUIRES JAPANBASED CONTENT COMPANY BREAKER INC

“Whether it’s influencer marketing or social media management or content production, Breaker’s mission has always been to be of service to creators and rights holders in monetizing their intellectual property. 

Music,news 07:37 AM .E.T Apr 06
Blog Post : Shira Knishkowy Trades Spotify for Management; Lauren Alaina Leaves Mercury Records

Shira Knishkowy Trades Spotify for Management; Lauren Alaina Leaves Mercury Records

New York’s Alt 92.3 (WYNL) will debut a new morning show with host Elliot Segal starting April 11.  “Elliot In The Morning” is already airing on Audacy’s Alternative Rock stations KRBZ (Alt 96.5) in Kansas City and WRXL

Music,news 08:44 AM .E.T Apr 07
Blog Post : Ed Sheeran, Inflo, Adele Among Nominees at U.K.’s Ivor Novello Awards

Ed Sheeran, Inflo, Adele Among Nominees at U.K.’s Ivor Novello Awards

Shaznay Lewis,  Ivor Novello award winner and  judge for the Ivors, said in a statement: “It’s been a standout year for music and I am full of admiration for the 77 talented songwriters and composers we are celebrating this year

Music,news 08:58 AM .E.T Apr 07
Blog Post : AMAZON MUSIC STREAMING PRICES TO RISE IN US, UK, CANADA

AMAZON MUSIC STREAMING PRICES TO RISE IN US, UK, CANADA

In addition, Amazon is raising the price of its Amazon Music Single-Device Plan, which gives users access to the full Amazon Music Unlimited service, but locked to a single eligible Echo or Fire TV device.

Music,news 09:06 AM .E.T Apr 07
Blog Post : BEHIND JACK HARLOW: MEET THE MANAGER GUIDING THE GRAMMY-NOMINATED STARS GLOBAL SUCCESS

BEHIND JACK HARLOW: MEET THE MANAGER GUIDING THE GRAMMY-NOMINATED STARS GLOBAL SUCCESS

It’s also a personal thing, where you just have to make sure you’re in a good headspace. Jack’s an incredibly healthy guy. He gave up drinking going into 2021, when he was still just 22. He also trains basically every day

Music,news 02:15 PM .E.T Apr 08
Blog Post : BMG TO REPRESENT GEORGE HARRISON PUBLISHING CATALOG VIA GLOBAL DEAL

BMG TO REPRESENT GEORGE HARRISON PUBLISHING CATALOG VIA GLOBAL DEAL

“It is telling that of the 188 original songs released by the Beatles during their career, it’s George’s ‘Here Comes The Sun’ which is by far the most played on Spotify. It is an honor for all of us here at BMG now to be representing

Music,news 02:46 PM .E.T Apr 08
Blog Post : Lucius Doubles Your Pop Pleasure With ‘Second Nature,’ With Help From Brandi Carlile and Dave Cobb

Lucius Doubles Your Pop Pleasure With ‘Second Nature,’ With Help From Brandi Carlile and Dave Cobb

Wolfe: WIth the two of us, I just think about moments where we’ve been matching, walking down the street in New York City, the two of us in our get-ups going to some interview or something where we had to arrive dressed

Music,news 03:00 PM .E.T Apr 08
Blog Post : DOWNTOWN MUSIC SERVICES INKS GLOBAL PUBLISHING DEAL WITH THE WEEKND PRODUCER DANIEL LOPATIN

DOWNTOWN MUSIC SERVICES INKS GLOBAL PUBLISHING DEAL WITH THE WEEKND PRODUCER DANIEL LOPATIN

As well as Soccer Mommy and The Weeknd, his credits include David Byrne, Moses Sumney, Anohni and Charli XCX, and he has also collaborated on recordings with artists such as Iggy Pop, Rosalía, James Blake, and Elizabeth

Music,news 08:10 AM .E.T Apr 09
Blog Post : The Linda Lindas Are Growing Up in Public in Teen Punk Band’s Full-Length Debut

The Linda Lindas Are Growing Up in Public in Teen Punk Band’s Full-Length Debut

Sure, there’s still doubt. “Growing Up” was recorded in an epidemic after all. “Talking to Myself” is second cousin to “Our Lips Are Sealed,” musing about “how life just keeps on giving despite all my bad decisions / I’m still here

Music,news 08:16 AM .E.T Apr 09
Blog Post : Jack White Goes Bonkers With the Deliriously Twisty Headbanging of ‘Fear of the Dawn

Jack White Goes Bonkers With the Deliriously Twisty Headbanging of ‘Fear of the Dawn

But props to him for sustaining a mood over an entire album, and saving other styles for other projects, rather than thinking a single LP has to employ every tool in his box. “Fear of the Dawn” benefits from being so single

Music,news 08:19 AM .E.T Apr 09
Blog Post : Omar Apollo on How His Fluid Debut Album Speaks to a New Generation: Queer Kids Dont Want to Label Themselves

Omar Apollo on How His Fluid Debut Album Speaks to a New Generation: Queer Kids Dont Want to Label Themselves

In a press release sent in November of last year, when the song was released, Apollo said, “To me, ‘Bad Life’ represents putting in energy into a relationship and not getting anything in return. It’s a song about being resentful

Music,news 08:28 AM .E.T Apr 09
Blog Post : Big Day Out Founder Ken West Passes Away

Big Day Out Founder Ken West Passes Away

Alongside business partner Viv Lees, West ran Big Day Out from 1992 until its final run in 2014, working with the likes of Metallica, Pearl Jam, Nirvana, Rage Against The Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Patti Smith and countless

Music,news 06:14 AM .E.T Apr 10
Blog Post : Glenn Wheatley Audiobook Recorded Before Passing To Be Released Next Month

Glenn Wheatley Audiobook Recorded Before Passing To Be Released Next Month

“The fact my old man took it upon himself to record his first book to audio a month before he passed didn’t really surprise me because he was always so sentimental. But there’s no way he would have been happy just telling the first part

Music,news 06:21 AM .E.T Apr 10
Blog Post : Lorde Mitski Bleachers to Headline 2022 All Things Go Festival

Lorde Mitski Bleachers to Headline 2022 All Things Go Festival

Previous All Things Go festivals have featured such headliners as Billie Eilish, Haim, Charli XCX, St Vincent, Maggie Rogers, Carly Rae Jepsen, Foster the People, Kygo, Sylvan Esso, Vince Staples, Future Islands, Tove Lo, Young Thug, Empire

Music,news 03:01 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : YouTube to Livestream Coachella Festival for the Tenth Year

YouTube to Livestream Coachella Festival for the Tenth Year

The company has also doubled down on its offerings, with artist interviews, behind-the-scenes content and sweepstakes, pre-parties and more, and this year virtual festival-goers will have the opportunity to purchase exclusive Coachella

Music,news 03:08 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : Warner Music India to Make Bollywood Debut With Jjust Music Partnership Tiger Shroff Single

Warner Music India to Make Bollywood Debut With Jjust Music Partnership Tiger Shroff Single

Jjust Music was launched by Bollywood producer and actor Jackky Bhagnani in 2019 and the label is known for singles, including “Vande Mataram” featuring Tiger Shroff, “Prada” featuring Alia Bhatt, and “Muskurayega India” featuring

Music,news 03:11 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : Father John Misty Takes to the Bandstand and Makes a Sad Stand on ‘Chloe and the Next 20th Century

Father John Misty Takes to the Bandstand and Makes a Sad Stand on ‘Chloe and the Next 20th Century

It was really anyone’s guess how Misty delving into pre-rock pastiche territory might go, given that he never showed that huge a bent toward musical nostalgia up until now, even when his literate indie-pop leaned toward the ornate.

Music,news 03:13 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : Billboards for Travis Scotts Long-Delayed Utopia Album Appear in California

Billboards for Travis Scotts Long-Delayed Utopia Album Appear in California

The album’s Scott’s fourth follows his 2018 “Astroworld” album and the “Jackboys” compilation from the following year. He’s released several tracks in the intervening time, including two just before the ill-fated festival, “Mafia” and “Escape

Music,news 03:20 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : DJ Khaled Talks We The Best’ Motto and Passion to Blend Diverse Sounds: ‘God Blessed Me to Love All Music

DJ Khaled Talks We The Best’ Motto and Passion to Blend Diverse Sounds: ‘God Blessed Me to Love All Music

Khaled laughs. “It’s like Nike’s ‘Just Do It,’ it’s Air Jordan and Michael Jordan,” he says, briefly digressing about a sneaker collaboration with Jordan he has coming later this year before resuming his line of thought. “I want to inspire all

Music,news 03:24 PM .E.T Apr 11
Blog Post : Abou Bu Thiam Named Executive Vice President at Columbia Records (EXCLUSIVE)

Abou Bu Thiam Named Executive Vice President at Columbia Records (EXCLUSIVE)

Abou “Bu” Thiam has been appointed executive vice president at Columbia Records. Reporting into chairman and CEO Ron Perry, Bu’s position will straddle A&R and strategic initiatives across all genres for the label that’s home

Music,news 02:40 PM .E.T Apr 12
Blog Post : CAPITOL RECORDS LAUNCHES NEW LABEL DIVISION IN ITALY, LED BY DANIELE MENCI

CAPITOL RECORDS LAUNCHES NEW LABEL DIVISION IN ITALY, LED BY DANIELE MENCI

Alessandro Massara, President & CEO, Universal Music Italy, said: “Polydor is one of the fastest growing labels at the moment, with an established team and new leadership who have brought additional creativity and energy

Music,news 02:58 PM .E.T Apr 12
Blog Post : Red Hot Chili Peppers Find the Love With No. 1 Album Debut; Harry Styles Tops Hot 100

Red Hot Chili Peppers Find the Love With No. 1 Album Debut; Harry Styles Tops Hot 100

The Grammys, which came at the end of the third day of the reporting period, had a modest effect on the two albums in the top 10 that were up for awards. Rodrigo’s “Sour” saw a 20% increase during the week of the telecast, and Doja

Music,news 03:01 PM .E.T Apr 12
Blog Post : YES BLOCKCHAIN MIGHT WELL REVOLUTIONISE MUSIC ROYALTIE NO IT’S NOT GOING TO HAPPEN ANYTIME SOON

YES BLOCKCHAIN MIGHT WELL REVOLUTIONISE MUSIC ROYALTIE NO IT’S NOT GOING TO HAPPEN ANYTIME SOON

The best way to approach the future of blockchain technology is this: once all the hype dies down, and blockchain stops being the answer to EVERY SINGLE PROBLEM, it will become just another tool in the professional arsenal

Music,news 03:04 PM .E.T Apr 12
Blog Post : NONE OF US INTERNALLY HERE WORK ON ALGORITHMS OR FORMULAS IT’S ABOUT KNOWING YOUR MUSIC

NONE OF US INTERNALLY HERE WORK ON ALGORITHMS OR FORMULAS IT’S ABOUT KNOWING YOUR MUSIC

I was talking to an A&R in America recently, who shall remain nameless, who had moved from management back to work for a major. They said they weren’t sure how long they’d last, because they sat in the first couple of meetings

Music,news 03:11 PM .E.T Apr 12
Blog Post : Cheesin Charity Single Featuring Cautious Clay and Remi Wolf, Raises $175,000 for MusiCares

Cheesin Charity Single Featuring Cautious Clay and Remi Wolf, Raises $175,000 for MusiCares

Corsini said, “The song was such a no brainer for us. It stands for everything we did as a brand new label…A great pop song, created by some of our favorite new artists around, with a really meaningful and sincere philanthropic mission.”

Music,news 02:11 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : SONOS STRIKES $100M DEAL TO BUY NETHERLANDS-BASED SPEAKER FIRM MAYHT

SONOS STRIKES $100M DEAL TO BUY NETHERLANDS-BASED SPEAKER FIRM MAYHT

In a press release announcing the buyout, CEO Patrick Spence claims that “this strategic acquisition” gives Sonos “more incredible people, technology and intellectual property that will further distinguish the Sonos experience enhance

Music,news 02:14 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : Nicole Scherzinger Teases New Music: ‘People Have a Pre-Existing Idea of Who I Am; I Want to Break Out of That Box

Nicole Scherzinger Teases New Music: ‘People Have a Pre-Existing Idea of Who I Am; I Want to Break Out of That Box

The unreleased song — titled “Never Going Back” — references her own self-empowerment and standing strong for what you believe in. It starts with a disclaimer, “This is not a cry for help,” and through her controlled vibrato, the song

Music,news 02:52 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : Top Spotify Podcast Exec Courtney Holt to Leave Company

Top Spotify Podcast Exec Courtney Holt to Leave Company

Holt’s contribution to the company’s podcasting business, which was a minor operation at the time of his arrival, is significant. Over the course of his four years at Spotify, he also helped build out the company’s studio operations

Music,news 03:12 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM INTERCEPT MUSIC LAUNCHES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH METHOD MAN

MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM INTERCEPT MUSIC LAUNCHES IN PARTNERSHIP WITH METHOD MAN

Tod Turner, CEO of Intercept Music, said: “This is a magic milestone for Intercept Music. After years of conception, working closely with artists to fine-tune our suite of innovative service offerings, we are proud to deliver a revolutionary

Music,news 03:14 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : Driven by Bad Bunny, Anitta and Others, U.S. Latin Music Revenue Soars 35%

Driven by Bad Bunny, Anitta and Others, U.S. Latin Music Revenue Soars 35%

“In a year when Bad Bunny was the most-streamed artist in the world, stars like Becky G and Anitta pumped out chart topping hit after chart topping hit, and audiences joyfully flocked to Latin-powered stadium and arena shows

Music,news 03:19 PM .E.T Apr 13
Blog Post : SEVEN YEARS AFTER ITS IPO COLLAPSED, DEEZER IS IN TALKS TO TO GO PUBLIC AGAIN VIA A SPAC

SEVEN YEARS AFTER ITS IPO COLLAPSED, DEEZER IS IN TALKS TO TO GO PUBLIC AGAIN VIA A SPAC

Today, those market conditions look rather different: In 2015, according to updated IFPI figures, the global recorded music industry generated $14.7 billion annually, of which just $2.8 billion (19%) came from streaming. In 2021, the global

Music,news 06:54 AM .E.T Apr 14
Blog Post : EPIC GAMES IS BUILDING A NEW CREATOR MARKETPLACE AND MUSIC LOOKS LIKELY TO PLAY A KEY ROLE

EPIC GAMES IS BUILDING A NEW CREATOR MARKETPLACE AND MUSIC LOOKS LIKELY TO PLAY A KEY ROLE

Epic’s new job ad says that the successful candidate will work with “[Epic] Store leadership, the development team and other functions that drive initiatives executing on a strategic plan focused initially in increasing user growth

Music,news 08:39 AM .E.T Apr 14
Blog Post : The Kid Laroi Calls Former Manager Scooter Braun a Mistakeon TikTok: Inside the Feud

The Kid Laroi Calls Former Manager Scooter Braun a Mistakeon TikTok: Inside the Feud

What broke up Braun and Laroi originally? Billboard cited a source close to the situation saying, “after Braun made ‘a promise’ that he would be directly involved with Laroi… there was not enough participation from him, and Laroi

Music,news 08:48 AM .E.T Apr 14
Blog Post : David Bowie Doc Moonage DaydreamWith Loads of Unreleased Concert Footage, Coming From Neon and HBO

David Bowie Doc Moonage DaydreamWith Loads of Unreleased Concert Footage, Coming From Neon and HBO

While the announcement sheds little light on what the film will actually be, it does note that Morgen was given “unfiltered access to Bowie’s personal archives and …  unearthed hundreds of hours of never-before seen 35mm John

Music,news 08:56 AM .E.T Apr 14
Blog Post : Trevor Noah on Meeting BTS at the Grammys: The Nicest Group of People You’ll Ever Meet

Trevor Noah on Meeting BTS at the Grammys: The Nicest Group of People You’ll Ever Meet

The Grammys host continued, “You know, one thing I love about BTS is, they are, first of all, the nicest group of people you’ll ever meet. And not, like, nice — because sometimes people say ‘nice,’ but they lose the context. They’ll be

Music,news 08:59 AM .E.T Apr 14
Blog Post : Lizzo Reveals Album Release Date, Drops New Video for ‘About Damn Time’

Lizzo Reveals Album Release Date, Drops New Video for ‘About Damn Time’

The Christian Breslauer-directed video starts off during a “Stressed and Sexy” support group seminar which Lizzo exits, only to immediately start popping and locking down the hallway. The groovy bassline of the track leads her to look i

Music,news 02:18 PM .E.T Apr 15
Blog Post : INDIE LABEL AGENCY MERLIN STRIKES PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTH KOREAN STREAMING APP FLO

INDIE LABEL AGENCY MERLIN STRIKES PARTNERSHIP WITH SOUTH KOREAN STREAMING APP FLO

Merlin now has deals with nearly 40 digital services, including partners like Adaptr, Apple, AWA, Boomplay, Deezer, FLO, JioSaavn, JOOX, KKBox, Lickd, Meta, NetEase, Pandora, Peloton, Snap, SoundCloud, Spotify, Tencent,

Music,news 02:28 PM .E.T Apr 15
Blog Post : WARNER TO ‘MINT SHARED MEMORIES AS NFTS’ IN PARTNERSHIP WITH $10M-BACKED WEB3 STARTUP POAP

WARNER TO ‘MINT SHARED MEMORIES AS NFTS’ IN PARTNERSHIP WITH $10M-BACKED WEB3 STARTUP POAP

“The bridges that POAPs forge between our digital identities and our physical lives provide a tangible layer to our experiences and memories,” said Oana Ruxandra, Chief Digital Officer & EVP, Business Development, WMG.

Music,news 02:34 PM .E.T Apr 15
Blog Post : MYTH-UNDERSTANDINGS: WHAT PRICE TRUTH IN MUSICAL MEMOIRS

MYTH-UNDERSTANDINGS: WHAT PRICE TRUTH IN MUSICAL MEMOIRS

There should be far more yarns about Sharon Stone going on tour with you in the 1970s, more shaggy dog stories of being inspired by the makeup of Gene Simmons and more fore-fronting of memories from talking heads

Music,news 02:40 PM .E.T Apr 15
Blog Post : BOTH OF THE UK’S TWO BIGGEST INDEPENDENT ALBUMS IN 2021 WERE OVER 6 YEARS OLD

BOTH OF THE UK’S TWO BIGGEST INDEPENDENT ALBUMS IN 2021 WERE OVER 6 YEARS OLD

Adele’s latest album, 30, is signed globally to Sony Music, and received a giant global marketing campaign from the major in Q4 last year. That marketing campaign drove awareness of Adele, with her back catalog benefitting KSI’s

Music,news 02:49 PM .E.T Apr 15
Blog Post : Harry Styles Duets With Shania Twain, Debuts New Songs at Coachella

Harry Styles Duets With Shania Twain, Debuts New Songs at Coachella

For Styles, that meant a regression of sorts — to his younger, pre-One Direction days when he would sing Shania Twain songs in the car. And there she was, in the flesh, about an hour into his set, to duet on “Man! I Feel Like

Music,news 05:35 PM .E.T Apr 16
Blog Post : Justin Bieber Joins Daniel Caesar for ‘Peaches’ at Coachella

Justin Bieber Joins Daniel Caesar for ‘Peaches’ at Coachella

Prior to joining Republic, the singer was signed with indie label Golden Child Recordings, which he co-founded in Toronto. Under the label, Caesar managed to snag a Grammy win for best R&B performance with H.E.R. for their song “Best

Music,news 05:40 PM .E.T Apr 16
Blog Post : CREATE MUSIC GROUP BUYS MAJORITY INTEREST IN YOUTUBE CHANNEL NETWORK THE NATIONS, LAUNCHES

CREATE MUSIC GROUP BUYS MAJORITY INTEREST IN YOUTUBE CHANNEL NETWORK THE NATIONS, LAUNCHES

Alexandre Williams, Co-Founder and COO of Create said: “This acquisition not only substantially adds to our direct global audience, but also brings The Nations founder, Andre Benz, President Creighton Burke, and a deep bench of talent

Music,news 05:52 PM .E.T Apr 16
Blog Post : How to Watch Coachella Live Online

How to Watch Coachella Live Online

Finally, Sunday will feature a collaborative performance with house music supergroup Swedish House Mafia, which released its debut studio album on Friday, and R&B star the Weeknd, who dropped his fifth album, “Dawn FM,” first weekend

Music,news 05:59 PM .E.T Apr 16
Blog Post : Music Industry Moves: Skyler Stonestreet Sells Songwriting Catalog to Influence Media Partners

Music Industry Moves: Skyler Stonestreet Sells Songwriting Catalog to Influence Media Partners

“Erin Burr’s commitment to creating and executing media campaigns is unmatched,” said BMLG’s Senior Vice President of Communications Jake Basden. “Her tireless work ethic and love for the music has greatly impacted Big

Music,news 06:05 PM .E.T Apr 16
Blog Post : Dance Gavin Dance Bassist Tim Feerick Passes Away

Dance Gavin Dance Bassist Tim Feerick Passes Away

Tim Feerick joined Dance Gavin Dance in 2009, first as a touring member and then as a full part of the band for their album 'Acceptance Speech' which their first breakthrough into the US Billboard top 50 albums chart. Their

Music,news 07:52 AM .E.T Apr 17
Blog Post : Presenters & Final Performers Announced For 2022 Golden Guitar Awards

Presenters & Final Performers Announced For 2022 Golden Guitar Awards

There’s less than a week until the Toyota 50th Golden Guitar Awards kick off in Tamworth – and the Country Music Association of Australia Inc (CMAA) have announced the final performers and presenters taking to the stage

Music,news 08:00 AM .E.T Apr 17
Blog Post : The Kid LAROI Throws Shade At Former Manager Scooter Braun

The Kid LAROI Throws Shade At Former Manager Scooter Braun

Last September it was revealed that The Kid LAROI was switching management only three months after signing with Braun, moving to Rebel under the stewardship of owner Adam Leber, who also represents Lil Nas X, Labrinth

Music,news 08:06 AM .E.T Apr 17
Blog Post : Listening To AC/DC Apparently Makes Surgeons Faster & More Precise

Listening To AC/DC Apparently Makes Surgeons Faster & More Precise

The study was conducted by Germany's Heidelberg University, in which the researchers played "soft rock" by The Beatles and "hard rock" by AC/DC to surgeons while performing surgery. They then analysed the speed and precision

Music,news 08:46 AM .E.T Apr 17
Blog Post : Karol G Salutes Latin Icons Selena Quintanilla, Shakira, Gloria Estefan, More During Electrifying Coachella Set

Karol G Salutes Latin Icons Selena Quintanilla, Shakira, Gloria Estefan, More During Electrifying Coachella Set

She then followed with Ricky Martin’s “María,” “La Macarena” by Los Dos Rio, Celia Cruz’s “La Vida Es Un Carnaval,” and Daddy Yankee’s “Gasolina” — making this the second time “Gasolina” has been honored by a Latin tribute

Music,news 08:15 AM .E.T Apr 18
Blog Post : BTS Announces New Album With the Tagline ‘We Are Bulletproof’

BTS Announces New Album With the Tagline ‘We Are Bulletproof’

BTS recently made a surprise pre-recorded appearance at the Oscars, celebrating their favorite Disney and Pixar movies, including “Coco” and “Aladdin.” Earlier this month, BTS’ concert film, “BTS Permission to Dance on Stage

Music,news 08:22 AM .E.T Apr 18
Blog Post : Billie Eilish Brings Out Blur’s Damon Albarn for Gorillaz Classic at Coachella

Billie Eilish Brings Out Blur’s Damon Albarn for Gorillaz Classic at Coachella

Eilish’s set, which ran through nearly 25 songs, was an exercise in pure showmanship, taking the crowd to musical highs and even some lows, like when the singer implored the audience to crouch, then jump, while she and her

Music,news 08:28 AM .E.T Apr 18
Blog Post : Wanna Watch Aussie Acts Live At Coachella From Your Living Room

Wanna Watch Aussie Acts Live At Coachella From Your Living Room

While the set times have yet to be revealed, it’s been confirmed that YouTube's live-stream coverage will return for a 10th year, meaning you’ll be able to watch Flume, Hayden James, Sampa The Great, The Avalanches, King Gizzard

Music,news 08:45 AM .E.T Apr 18
Blog Post : Breakthrough Aus Star Mason Dane Confirms National Dates Ahead Of Huge TPain Tour

Breakthrough Aus Star Mason Dane Confirms National Dates Ahead Of Huge TPain Tour

On the tour announcement, Dane added: “Touring with T-Pain is something I probably never would’ve imagined would be a reality but here we are. It’s gonna be a wild ride, 20 shows all across America on a bus with the crew and I

Music,news 08:51 AM .E.T Apr 18
Blog Post : Celine Dion Romantic Drama ‘It’s All Coming Back to Me’ Sets Release for February 2023

Celine Dion Romantic Drama ‘It’s All Coming Back to Me’ Sets Release for February 2023

The news of the Celine Dion-themed film comes during the American theatrical run of “Aline,” the French Canadian film directed by and starring Valérie Lemercier. The film tells a fictionalized story of Dion’s life, with the singer

Music,news 06:59 AM .E.T Apr 19
Blog Post : Neil Finn ‘Absolutely Crushed’ As COVID Diagnosis Interrupts Aus Tour

Neil Finn ‘Absolutely Crushed’ As COVID Diagnosis Interrupts Aus Tour

Currently self-isolating, Finn shared: “I am absolutely crushed to have to postpone the last 4 shows of our Australian tour as I tested positive yesterday morning for Covid coming week, but rest assured we will be back to make good.” 

Music,news 08:16 AM .E.T Apr 19
Blog Post : UTA Signs Jesse Collins Entertainment

UTA Signs Jesse Collins Entertainment

Founded in 2012, Jesse Collins Entertainment has a multi-year overall agreement with Viacom CBS Cable Networks, as well as a first-look deal for its film development projects with Viacom’s film entities, such as Paramount Players.

Music,news 08:19 AM .E.T Apr 19
Blog Post : Mac Miller Drug Dealer Sentenced to Nearly 11 Years in Jail, Rapper’s Mom Speaks Out

Mac Miller Drug Dealer Sentenced to Nearly 11 Years in Jail, Rapper’s Mom Speaks Out

Stephen Andrew Walter admitted last October to supplying Reavis with the fentanyl that killed Miller. Walter accepted a plea deal carrying a 17-year prison sentence. A case against Cameron James Pettit, the third drug dealer charged

Music,news 08:32 AM .E.T Apr 19
Blog Post : Kendrick Lamar Announces New Album Mr Morale & The Big Steppas

Kendrick Lamar Announces New Album Mr Morale & The Big Steppas

Mr Morale & The Big Steppas will be his last record on Top Dawg Entertainment. In August, he announced the news stating, "May the Most High continue to use Top Dawg as a vessel for candid creators. As I continue to pursue

Music,news 08:35 AM .E.T Apr 19
Blog Post : BYTEDANCE LAUNCHES NEW MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE IN CHINA

BYTEDANCE LAUNCHES NEW MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE IN CHINA

Tencent Holdings and its majority-owned music arm Tencent Music Entertainment ended all exclusive deals held with global labels in China, after being hit with an exclusivity ban by China’s State Administration of Market Regulation

Music,news 04:00 AM .E.T Apr 20
Blog Post : Britney Spears’ Attorney Slams Jamie Spears for ‘Bullying’ His Daughter and Seeking Private Investigator’s Files

Britney Spears’ Attorney Slams Jamie Spears for ‘Bullying’ His Daughter and Seeking Private Investigator’s Files

Recently, the singer objected to paying her mother’s legal fees, which total to more than $660,000. Her mother, Lynne Spears, says she hired lawyers to help her daughter, and claims her life began to turn around when she stepped

Music,news 05:17 AM .E.T Apr 20
Blog Post : Revolve Apologizes for Its Coachella Event After Criticism Over Poor Conditions at Influencer-Packed Party

Revolve Apologizes for Its Coachella Event After Criticism Over Poor Conditions at Influencer-Packed Party

The statement continues, “As the festival was reaching capacity late Saturday afternoon, shuttle access to the venue was limited in order to remain in compliance with safety requirements causing longer wait times for entry

Music,news 05:23 AM .E.T Apr 20
Blog Post : Bo Burnhams Inside Special to Be Focus of Dissect Podcasts Coming Season

Bo Burnhams Inside Special to Be Focus of Dissect Podcasts Coming Season

“Bo Burnham: Inside” has won a number of awards to date, including, this month, the Grammy for best song written for visual media for the song “All  Eyes on Me.” Last fall it won three Emmys, for directing and writing for a variet

Music,news 05:29 AM .E.T Apr 20
Blog Post : Park City Song Summit to Concerts and Conversations With Jason Isbell Father John Misty Andrew Bird Celisse

Park City Song Summit to Concerts and Conversations With Jason Isbell Father John Misty Andrew Bird Celisse

“If, in some small way, this event can use the platform of music to help de-stigmatize mental health and addiction issues and to bring a better understanding around the issues of inclusivity and social justice, then I will count Song Summit

Music,news 05:33 AM .E.T Apr 20
Blog Post : WARNER MUSIC ASIA INKS STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH THAILAND BASED INDIE LABEL WHAT THE DUCK

WARNER MUSIC ASIA INKS STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP WITH THAILAND BASED INDIE LABEL WHAT THE DUCK

“With Warner Music and What the Duck, I’ll have an amazing set of partners that will help me achieve my vision and goal. Can’t wait to release my songs on Warner Music in the weeks and months ahead.” TONSOMPONG, WHAT THE

Music,news 12:37 PM .E.T Apr 21
Blog Post : Becky G Announces ‘Esquemas’ Album for May and Releases New Single, ‘No Mienten’

Becky G Announces ‘Esquemas’ Album for May and Releases New Single, ‘No Mienten’

Upon its release in February, “Mamiii” debuted in the top 20 of the Billboard Hot 100 and went to No. 1 on the Latin songs and Latin airplay charts. Last week’s music video for the song features “Euphoria” actor Angus Cloud and has

Music,news 12:48 PM .E.T Apr 21
Blog Post : Mark was in full form as she sang about “a feeling so strange the way time never stays the same.” Her voice was in top gear

Mark was in full form as she sang about “a feeling so strange the way time never stays the same.” Her voice was in top gear

Bathed in blood-red lighting and dancing so energetically that her mic pack came loose, Mark was in full form as she sang about “a feeling so strange / the way time never stays the same.” Her voice was in top gear, not once wavering

Music,news 01:03 PM .E.T Apr 21
Blog Post : Midem Conference to Return in 2023

Midem Conference to Return in 2023

In his comments this week, Lisnard added that the conference will be “reborn to adapt to changes in the recording industry” in a way that “will give pride of place to technological innovations” and “strive to strengthen the cultural

Music,news 01:09 PM .E.T Apr 21
Blog Post : Bonnie Raitt on Her New Album Recovery as a Long Game and a Post-Quarantine Return to Touring Just in the Nick of Time

Bonnie Raitt on Her New Album Recovery as a Long Game and a Post-Quarantine Return to Touring Just in the Nick of Time

I really thought we’d made some progress, between the environment and climate and Black justice and the MeToo movement. The rising up of people in the street for Black Lives Matter was very encouraging, and so was Greta

Music,news 08:32 AM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : Cynthia Albritton, a.k.a. Cynthia Plaster Caster, Artist and ‘Recovering Groupie,’ Dies at 74

Cynthia Albritton, a.k.a. Cynthia Plaster Caster, Artist and ‘Recovering Groupie,’ Dies at 74

Her collection included Jimi Hendrix, Wayne Kramer of MC5, Pete Shelley of the Buzzcocks, Jello Biafra of the Dead Kennedys as well as female breasts from the likes of Laetitia Sadier of Stereolab, Sally Timms of the Mekons,

Music,news 08:36 AM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING  INKS GLOBAL ADMIN DEAL WITH SPANISH LANGUAGE TV NETWORK UNIVISION

UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING INKS GLOBAL ADMIN DEAL WITH SPANISH LANGUAGE TV NETWORK UNIVISION

Ignacio Meyer, EVP, Music and Non-Scripted Entertainment, TelevisaUnivision, said: “Universal Music Publishing Group has been an extraordinary partner for our shows and we are pleased to now work with them on the administration

Music,news 08:39 AM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : LUIS SÁNCHEZ, CEO OF AFINARTE: ‘LATIN ARTISTS ARE NOW GLOBAL ARTISTS

LUIS SÁNCHEZ, CEO OF AFINARTE: ‘LATIN ARTISTS ARE NOW GLOBAL ARTISTS

Luis Sánchez, the founder and CEO of Mexican independent label, AfinArte, is very proud of his home nation’s appetite for music. But also he’s hopeful that, in the future, more Mexican artists will join the hit parade of Latin music

Music,news 08:47 AM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : Don Omar Taps Wisin and Gente de Zona for New Single and Music Video, ‘Soy Yo’

Don Omar Taps Wisin and Gente de Zona for New Single and Music Video, ‘Soy Yo’

“Soy Yo” is a fusion of urban and tropical rhythms pulling influence from both Omar and Gente de Zona’s Afro-Caribbean roots and Wisin’s Puerto Rican reggae-style rap. Miami’s luxurious Biltmore Hotel serves as background

Music,news 08:51 AM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : Janelle Monáe Says She’s Non-Binary: ‘I Just Don’t See Myself As a Woman, Solely’

Janelle Monáe Says She’s Non-Binary: ‘I Just Don’t See Myself As a Woman, Solely’

Monáe also spoke to Variety about living life with a non-binary perspective. During a January 2020 interview in support of her performance in Amazon’s “Homecoming” Season 2, the artist said, “I’ve always tried to get rid of all

Music,news 12:00 PM .E.T Apr 22
Blog Post : AI-powered music creation platform Soundful raises $3.8m funding round

AI-powered music creation platform Soundful raises $3.8m funding round

Soundful Founder and CEO Diaa El All said: “Technology has been a key part in the creative process for the world’s leading artists for many years, enhancing the individual genius of the greatest writers, producers and artists.

Music,news 05:36 AM .E.T Apr 23
Blog Post : Former file-sharing platform LimeWire raises $10.4m in private token sale to grow its NFT marketplace

Former file-sharing platform LimeWire raises $10.4m in private token sale to grow its NFT marketplace

“The LimeWire team has developed a platform that’s uniquely positioned to increase participation in digital collectibles within the music industry, where many use cases are yet to be discovered,” said Akshi Federici, Partner

Music,news 05:45 AM .E.T Apr 23
Blog Post : Ankur Patel named Chief Business Officer at Venice Music

Ankur Patel named Chief Business Officer at Venice Music

Prior to joining Venice, Patel was an executive at music technology company Splice, most recently serving as Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, overseeing M&A, commercial partnerships, and internal strategy.

Music,news 05:58 AM .E.T Apr 23
Blog Post : ‘The Bad Guys’ Nods to Classic Caper Movies, and So Does Daniel Pemberton’s Jazzy Heist Score

‘The Bad Guys’ Nods to Classic Caper Movies, and So Does Daniel Pemberton’s Jazzy Heist Score

“I’m always drawn to projects where I can have enough space to be original,” adds Pemberton, whose only prior animation experience was the acclaimed “Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse.” “I thought this could really be a fun way

Music,news 06:01 AM .E.T Apr 23
Blog Post : Estevan Oriol’s Documentary is an Entertaining Ode to the L.A. Hip-Hop Innovators

Estevan Oriol’s Documentary is an Entertaining Ode to the L.A. Hip-Hop Innovators

Making his second feature-length doc after 2020’s “LA Originals,” Oriol has a real knack for pacing: the film has a brisk momentum to it, yet never feels like it’s in a hurry. And as close as the director may be to the group, his film never

Music,news 06:08 AM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : Aussie Hit Clocks 2 Billion: ‘It Was Never Supposed To Be On Radio Or Streaming’

Aussie Hit Clocks 2 Billion: ‘It Was Never Supposed To Be On Radio Or Streaming’

Guetta spoke out on the track's success, stating, “Bad 1B views on Youtube, wow! I remember releasing this record between two albums as a DJ tool. It was never supposed to be on the radio or streaming. Million thanks to Showtek

Music,news 06:15 AM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : WHY ED SHEERAN’S COPYRIGHT VICTORY MATTERS – BY THE LAWYERS THAT REPRESENTED HIM

WHY ED SHEERAN’S COPYRIGHT VICTORY MATTERS – BY THE LAWYERS THAT REPRESENTED HIM

In Smith v Dryden, a claim was brought last July against the writers and publishers of Rudimental’s hit Waiting All Night. The Claimant, Kelly-Marie Smith, alleged that the song’s chorus had been copied from her unreleased ballad,

Music,news 02:21 PM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : Lizzo Joins Harry Styles for One Direction Favorite at Coachella Weekend 2

Lizzo Joins Harry Styles for One Direction Favorite at Coachella Weekend 2

Adorned in colorful feathered boas, Lizzo took the stage for the Gloria Gaynor hit and strutted alongside Styles as they delivered the female empowerment anthem. They then segued to One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful,”

Music,news 02:35 PM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : Ocean Grove & Dune Rats Team Up For New Single

Ocean Grove & Dune Rats Team Up For New Single

Ocean Grove are also treating Melbourne fans with an interactive pop-up shop this Sunday April 24 - an all-ages Oddworld extravaganza in Fitzroy, which will offer fans a chance to come take photos with the band, interact

Music,news 02:39 PM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : Troy Cassar-Daley Makes History At The 2022 Golden Guitar Awards

Troy Cassar-Daley Makes History At The 2022 Golden Guitar Awards

Cole, on the verge of tears, said, “This is such an honour for me. I absolutely love the Australian country music industry. For 30 years I‘ve been coming to Tamworth. I have made the most beautiful friends. I have made the most

Music,news 02:51 PM .E.T Apr 24
Blog Post : Megan Thee Stallion Details Alleged Tory Lanez Shooting: ’He Said, ‘Dance, Bitch,’ and He Started Shooting’

Megan Thee Stallion Details Alleged Tory Lanez Shooting: ’He Said, ‘Dance, Bitch,’ and He Started Shooting’

MEGAN THEE STALLION: He is standin’ up over the window shooting. And I didn’t even want to move. I didn’t want to move too quick. Like, ’cause I’m like, “Oh, my God. If I take the wrong step, I don’t know if he’s gonna shoot something

Music,news 02:15 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : MOJO MUSIC & MEDIA ACQUIRES STAKES IN CATALOGS OF BOB MORRISON AND JERRY REED

MOJO MUSIC & MEDIA ACQUIRES STAKES IN CATALOGS OF BOB MORRISON AND JERRY REED

“Bob and Jerry, through their envelope-pushing writing, musicianship and drive, helped Country music win millions of new fans and expand its influence in film and television and we’re proud to have already begun revitalizing their songs

Music,news 02:17 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : ‘Funny Girl’ Review: An Underpowered Revival Brings Fanny Brice Back to Broadway

‘Funny Girl’ Review: An Underpowered Revival Brings Fanny Brice Back to Broadway

The script, revised by Harvey Fierstein for this production, still fails to come to terms to any great degree with the disconnect in the relationship of Fanny and gambler husband Nicky Arnstein, effortlessly played and stunningly

Music,news 02:19 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : LIVE NATION LAUNCHES IN THE PHILIPPINES, ACQUIRES PROMOTER MUSIC MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL

LIVE NATION LAUNCHES IN THE PHILIPPINES, ACQUIRES PROMOTER MUSIC MANAGEMENT INTERNATIONAL

“Through the launch of Live Nation Philippines, the sky’s the limit, and we look forward to bringing even more of the globe’s biggest stars and connecting fans with the artists they love and the magic of live.”Music Business Worldwide

Music,news 02:23 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : Jimmy Barnes Announces 'Soul Deep 30' Album & Tour

Jimmy Barnes Announces 'Soul Deep 30' Album & Tour

Jimmy Barnes' Soul Deep is a quintessential, classic Australian album. The record was certified 10 times platinum in Australia, won the 1992 ARIA Awards for Best Male Artist and Highest Selling Album and is Barnes' highest

Music,news 02:33 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : Harry Styles Confirms Huge Aussie Tour

Harry Styles Confirms Huge Aussie Tour

The ‘Love On Tour’ Aussie run will kick off at Perth’s HBF Park on February 20, before the UK hitmaker heads to Marvel Stadium in Melbourne on February 24, Gold Coast’s Metricon Stadium on February 28, Accor Stadium in Sydney

Music,news 02:50 PM .E.T Apr 25
Blog Post : Marco Antonio Solís Named 2022 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

Marco Antonio Solís Named 2022 Latin Recording Academy Person of the Year

Beyond the stage, his hit song “Si No Te Hubieras Ido” was featured on the soundtrack to the Oscar-nominated film “Y Tu Mamá También,” and he voiced the character of Ernesto de la Cruz in the Spanish-language version

Music,news 03:04 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : SiriusXM and Audio Up Reveal Podcast Slate (EXCLUSIVE)

SiriusXM and Audio Up Reveal Podcast Slate (EXCLUSIVE)

Added Scott Greenstein, SiriusXM president and chief creative officer: “Whether it’s SiriusXM radio hosts appearing in podcast episodes or stars from the series playing guest DJ on SiriusXM channels and introducing them

Music,news 03:17 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : AFTER TEAMING UP WITH SOUNDCLOUD, SPLICE PARTNERS WITH AFRICAN MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE, BOOMPLAY

AFTER TEAMING UP WITH SOUNDCLOUD, SPLICE PARTNERS WITH AFRICAN MUSIC STREAMING SERVICE, BOOMPLAY

Kehinde Hassan, Director of Global Music Culture at Splice, added: “At Splice, we cover many genres; we’ve become a place of discovery. As I am Nigerian-American, watching West Africa grow in music with Afrobeats and beyond

Music,news 03:19 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : Bad Bunny Unveiled as New Marvel Hero ‘El Muerto’ for Sony Pictures

Bad Bunny Unveiled as New Marvel Hero ‘El Muerto’ for Sony Pictures

Upcoming Sony Marvel projects include: the anticipated “Madame Web,” a female-led adventure starring Dakota Johnson, which is due in theaters on July 7, 2023; and the imminent “Kraven the Hunter,” led by “Nocturnal Animals”

Music,news 03:21 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : Coachella Artists Went on a Fender Bender Thanks to Guitar Company’s Rebrand Push

Coachella Artists Went on a Fender Bender Thanks to Guitar Company’s Rebrand Push

Inspiration has a lot to do with some musicians choosing to play a Fender. Thomas Raggi of Maneskin, for instance, heeded the pull of a Fender Strat, a newer Relic Custom Shop model that debuted at a recent NAMM conference and

Music,news 03:33 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : Christina Aguilera and Ricky Martin to Perform at amfAR Cannes Gala

Christina Aguilera and Ricky Martin to Perform at amfAR Cannes Gala

The organization also announced the chairs for the gala: Baz Luhrmann, Carine Roitfeld, Caroline Scheufele, Cynthia Erivo, Ever Gabo Anderson, Kate Hudson, LaKeith Stanfield, Laura Linney, Lauren Remington Platt, Milla Jovovich

Music,news 03:43 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : Rising Artists Who Rocked Coachella: Get to Know Holly Humberstone, Wallows and Jean Dawson

Rising Artists Who Rocked Coachella: Get to Know Holly Humberstone, Wallows and Jean Dawson

I want to start a whole institution where we have low-income kids come play instruments for a full summer, like a summer camp for music, and then they get to take the instrument home and also get to come work in the summer camp

Music,news 03:49 PM .E.T Apr 26
Blog Post : NETEASE CLOUD MUSIC SUES RIVAL TENCENT MUSIC OVER ‘UNFAIR COMPETITION’ CLAIMS

NETEASE CLOUD MUSIC SUES RIVAL TENCENT MUSIC OVER ‘UNFAIR COMPETITION’ CLAIMS

That’s according to Reuters, which reports that the legal action alleges “unfair competition”, including app design plagiarism and song copyright infringement by TME’s music services including Kuwo Music and Kugou Music.

Music,news 02:17 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Spotify Zooms to 422 Million Users in Q1, Growing Overall Listeners Amid Rogan Controversy and Loss of Russia Subscribers

Spotify Zooms to 422 Million Users in Q1, Growing Overall Listeners Amid Rogan Controversy and Loss of Russia Subscribers

“In our ad business model we’re bringing on an entirely new supply of audio ads, and that’s about finding creative partnerships,” Ek said. “Sports is an enormous opportunity, soccer is the number-one sport in the world

Music,news 02:20 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Andrew Woolfolk, Saxophone Player for Earth, Wind & Fire in Group’s 1970s Prime, Dies at 71

Andrew Woolfolk, Saxophone Player for Earth, Wind & Fire in Group’s 1970s Prime, Dies at 71

Beyond EWF, Woolfolk also appeared on Bailey solo records like “Triumph” as well as albums by Phil Collins (1996’s “Dance Into the Light”), Deniece Williams, Stanley Turrentine, Level 42, Valerie Carter and Ricky Lawson.

Music,news 02:25 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : JACKIE WINKLER PROMOTED TO VICE PRESIDENT, A&R, AT ISLAND RECORDS

JACKIE WINKLER PROMOTED TO VICE PRESIDENT, A&R, AT ISLAND RECORDS

“It is a true honor to work alongside some of the best leaders in the industry, and I thank Imran and Justin for giving me the opportunity and freedom to continue making noise and cultivating new talent in this elevated position.”

Music,news 02:28 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Feist on How She’s Leveling the Playing Field Between Performer and Audience With Experimental ‘Multitudes’

Feist on How She’s Leveling the Playing Field Between Performer and Audience With Experimental ‘Multitudes’

What can be said without fear of giving too much away is that Feist has collaborated with designer Rob Sinclair — of David Byrne and “American Utopia” fame — to create a show that plays with the separation between artists

Music,news 02:33 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : 135,000 ARTISTS ARE NOW GETTING PAID THROUGH SOUNDCLOUD’S FAN-POWERED ROYALTIES PLATFORM

135,000 ARTISTS ARE NOW GETTING PAID THROUGH SOUNDCLOUD’S FAN-POWERED ROYALTIES PLATFORM

On that day, SoundCloud says that it “invites fans to stream music from their favorite independent artists all day long”. In turn, SoundCloud pledges to double those artists’ royalty payouts – matching 100% of their revenue earned

Music,news 02:36 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Jack Harlow’s Fergie-Sampling Smash ‘First Class’ Gives ‘Glamorous’ a Streaming Bump

Jack Harlow’s Fergie-Sampling Smash ‘First Class’ Gives ‘Glamorous’ a Streaming Bump

In the weeks prior to Harlow’s release, “Glamourous” had a total of 3,225,900 on-demand total streams. On the day and weeks following Harlow’s release, “Glamorous” tallied 5,474,100 on-demand total streams, accounting for a bump

Music,news 02:39 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : SOCIAL MUSIC CREATION PLATFORM BANDLAB CLOSES SERIES B FUNDING ROUND AT $65M

SOCIAL MUSIC CREATION PLATFORM BANDLAB CLOSES SERIES B FUNDING ROUND AT $65M

The investment round was led by Vulcan Capital, the multi-billion-dollar investment arm of Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Paul G. Allen, with participation from Caldecott Music Group and K3 Ventures, a venture capital

Music,news 02:41 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Stagecoach 2022: How to Buy Last-Minute Tickets to the Country Music Festival

Stagecoach 2022: How to Buy Last-Minute Tickets to the Country Music Festival

While resale sites usually sell tickets at marked up prices, the same doesn’t tend to be the case with weekend events like Coachella and Stagecoach, likely because festival-goers prefer to have their tickets secured weeks or months

Music,news 02:45 PM .E.T Apr 27
Blog Post : Could The Music Catalog Right Boom Generate Windfall For Non-Superstar

Could The Music Catalog Right Boom Generate Windfall For Non-Superstar

Over in Korea, so often ahead of the curve on global music trends, there’s a comparable platform to Royalty Exchange called Musicow that is now transacting tens of millions of dollars each month. It reportedly has plans

Music,news 12:16 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Crescent City’s Music Veterans Meet the Funky Next Generation in a Spirited Doc

Crescent City’s Music Veterans Meet the Funky Next Generation in a Spirited Doc

The movie doesn’t always trust that an audience will relax into these studio sessions. Initially, especially, there’s an overabundance of cutting, as if a summit between Irma Thomas and Ledisi needed to be edited like a screwball

Music,news 12:18 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Fuga Strikes Distribution Deal With Stockolm Based Indie Label Year0001

Fuga Strikes Distribution Deal With Stockolm Based Indie Label Year0001

FUGA says its arrival in the Nordic market is a “significant move” for the company, and that its continued global expansion has heightened in recent months with the promotion of Liz Northeast to UK General Manager, who joined 

Music,news 12:23 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Brandi Carlile Cancels Friday Stagecoach Set After Testing Positive for COVID-19

Brandi Carlile Cancels Friday Stagecoach Set After Testing Positive for COVID-19

“I’m a few days in and I have a chest infection but I think I turned a corner today and I’m starting to feel a little bit better,” Carlile said. “I just wanted to let everybody know that I’m devastated to be missing you and I hope you have

Music,news 12:25 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : If Your Mangement Plan Is To Try And Get a Record To Blow Up On Tiktok You Don,t Have a Plan

If Your Mangement Plan Is To Try And Get a Record To Blow Up On Tiktok You Don,t Have a Plan

Wow, that’s hard… The first was fall Fall Out Boy at a sold-out arena in Buffalo, with all the kids singing along. This was kind of before they were mainstream, and there were 15,000 people singing every word. I just thought, man

Music,news 12:31 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Music Industry Moves: Capitol Appoints Nick Steinhardt, Targa Sahyoun as Co-Leaders of Visual Creative

Music Industry Moves: Capitol Appoints Nick Steinhardt, Targa Sahyoun as Co-Leaders of Visual Creative

Sony Music Publishing has promoted Nick Bral to VP of creative. Based in Los Angeles, he reports directly to Senior Vice President Creative Jennifer Knoepfle. Since joining the company as an A&R assistant in 2013, he has worked

Music,news 12:34 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Post Malone Sets June Release Date for ‘Twelve Carat Toothache,’ First Album for Mercury Label

Post Malone Sets June Release Date for ‘Twelve Carat Toothache,’ First Album for Mercury Label

With the new/old Mercury imprint (the original label of that name began in 1945), which is essentially an extension of Republic, Arnold is joined in heading the labelby Ben Adelson, the new general manager. Both continue

Music,news 12:41 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Was Phish’s Madison Square Garden Run a Superspreader Event Some, Including Howard Stern, Think So

Was Phish’s Madison Square Garden Run a Superspreader Event Some, Including Howard Stern, Think So

Phish’s late spring and summer tour kicks off on May 27 with three shows at the Wharf Amphitheater in Orange Beach, AL. There are a total of 34 dates through Sept. 4, finishing with four nights at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park

Music,news 12:46 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Bryan Kehn Promoted To Vice President Of Media At Republic Record

Bryan Kehn Promoted To Vice President Of Media At Republic Record

Republic says that over the past nine years at the label, Kehn has “consistently strategized successful media campaigns” for artists, including Billy Porter, Conan Gray, Kim Petras, Stray Kids, TWICE, and more, in addition to working

Music,news 12:50 PM .E.T Apr 28
Blog Post : Stagecoach Festival Bans Confederate Flag Displays

Stagecoach Festival Bans Confederate Flag Displays

The Desert Sun newspaper noticed an addition to Goldenvoice’s Stagecoach website this year, on the General Resort Rules page that provides guidelines for those in the overnight camping areas. It reads: “No divisive symbols

Music,news 07:40 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Dice Makes Raft Of Excutive Hires Across Europe And US

Dice Makes Raft Of Excutive Hires Across Europe And US

As VP of Partner Relations, McCloud will work on growing the company’s network of venues, promoters and artists, with a focus on building long-term relationships with strategic live entertainment partners across the world.

Music,news 07:46 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Abercrombie & Fitch Controversy Is Not Putting a Crimp in LFO’s Return to Touring: ’Summer Girls’ Is ’Not About That

Abercrombie & Fitch Controversy Is Not Putting a Crimp in LFO’s Return to Touring: ’Summer Girls’ Is ’Not About That

Our audience was 100% diverse. We had fans from every ethnicity, and guys continues Fischetti, who’s unsure whether that diversity drove A&F’s reluctance to collaborate and says he wouldn’t consider working with

Music,news 07:53 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Two Men Found Guilty Of Murder Over Fatal Shooting At Melb Nightclub

Two Men Found Guilty Of Murder Over Fatal Shooting At Melb Nightclub

A man who pulled the trigger and a driver involved in a fatal drive-by nightclub shooting outside of a Melbourne venue have been found guilty of murder, while a third man was found guilty of hiding evidence.

Music,news 08:02 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Stagecoach and YouTube Unveil Full Livestream Schedule for Country Festival This Weekend

Stagecoach and YouTube Unveil Full Livestream Schedule for Country Festival This Weekend

It also now is revealed to have a substantial number of artists that weren’t previously included in the livestream announcement, including Tanya Tucker, Smokey Robinson, Jordan Davis, Lee Brice, Ingrid Andres

Music,news 08:12 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Artists Pulling Songs From Gigs & Streaming For NoMusicOnADeadPlanet Campaign

Artists Pulling Songs From Gigs & Streaming For NoMusicOnADeadPlanet Campaign

Frontman Quan Yeomans went on to state, “How easy is it to forget that this substrate, the Earth, which has supported a biodiversity rich enough to produce something as awe-inspiring as music, is also one that requires

Music,news 08:16 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Psy and BTS Suga Go West in New Single and Music Video for That That

Psy and BTS Suga Go West in New Single and Music Video for That That

Psy has shared a teaser clip for his brand new single “That That,” produced by BTS’ Suga, who also makes a cameo in the song’s Western-themed music video. The title track will be a part of Psy’s upcoming full-length album

Music,news 08:20 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Dancefloor Democracy: The History Of Auspol Remixed 28 April 2022 | 10:00am | Staff Writer

Dancefloor Democracy: The History Of Auspol Remixed 28 April 2022 | 10:00am | Staff Writer

No matter how big or small the remix, we needed to give a shoutout to one of the all-time, cooked Australian speeches: Bob Katter's famous "sexual proclivities" line into a rant about murders at the hands of crocodiles

Music,news 08:23 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Lil Nas X’s ‘Long Live Montero Tour’: How to Buy Tickets

Lil Nas X’s ‘Long Live Montero Tour’: How to Buy Tickets

The tour, in support of his Grammy-nominated album “Montero,” kicks off in Detroit on Sept. 6 and will make stops across the U.S. and Europe through November. Lil Nas X seems to have picked out smaller venues for his shows

Music,news 08:25 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Vinyl Nation Review: Doc Looks at Why a Dying Medium Became the 21st Century’s Physical Format of Choice

Vinyl Nation Review: Doc Looks at Why a Dying Medium Became the 21st Century’s Physical Format of Choice

Early on, when the word “sacred” is invoked three times in the space of a few minutes, it appears as if this might really be a cult indoctrination film, but Smokler and Boone do eventually move on to a lot of the subjects that might

Music,news 08:30 AM .E.T Apr 29
Blog Post : Burna Boy Brings Nigeria to New York at Sold-Out Madison Square Garden Show: Concert Review

Burna Boy Brings Nigeria to New York at Sold-Out Madison Square Garden Show: Concert Review

That statement made, the concert returned to a celebratory vibe, as Burna ripped his shirt off and smashed a guitar before sprinting around the stage. After a brief pause, the lights dimmed and he began his signature hit

Music,news 05:28 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Beth Appleton To Chief Excutive Officer At Ausriala Based Music Credit Resource Jaxsta

Beth Appleton To Chief Excutive Officer At Ausriala Based Music Credit Resource Jaxsta

Appleton’s previous roles also include Senior Vice President of Global Marketing at Warner Music Group in the UK (2014-2018); Director of Marketing Warner Music Australia (2011-2013); Director of Digital at Universal Music

Music,news 05:33 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : The Secret of Jax’s TikTok Success Fusing the Funny With the Familiar

The Secret of Jax’s TikTok Success Fusing the Funny With the Familiar

Atlantic Records, a label that features songwriters Charlie Puth, Ed Sheeran and Lizzo took notice of that lyricism straight away, in particular Aton Ben-Horin, executive VP of global A&R for Warner Music Group, covering Atlantic

Music,news 05:36 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Hit Songs Deconstructed and MyPart Partner to Launch ChartCipher, Providing Deep Analysis of Decades of Charting

Hit Songs Deconstructed and MyPart Partner to Launch ChartCipher, Providing Deep Analysis of Decades of Charting

ChartCipher leverages MyPart’s award-winning AI-powered analysis of the compositional, lyrical, and sonic qualities of songs and combines it with Hit Songs Deconstructed’s song analysis methodologies and analytics delivery

Music,news 05:43 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Céline Dion Reschedules ‘Courage’ Tour for Third Time Due to Health Complications: ‘I’m Just Not There Yet’

Céline Dion Reschedules ‘Courage’ Tour for Third Time Due to Health Complications: ‘I’m Just Not There Yet’

The tour is now set to commence in February of 2023 starting in Prague and ending in Helsinki on October 4, 2023. Paris dates for the tour have not yet been announced, though Dion’s website does say they will take place

Music,news 05:54 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : ‘American Idol’ Winner Laine Hardy Arrested for Allegedly Planting Listening Device in Ex-Girlfriend’s Dorm Room

‘American Idol’ Winner Laine Hardy Arrested for Allegedly Planting Listening Device in Ex-Girlfriend’s Dorm Room

Hardy’s attorney, C. Frank Holthaus, said in a statement to Variety: “I can confirm that Mr. Hardy did receive a warrant for his arrest earlier today and has been and will continue to be completely cooperative with the LSU Police

Music,news 05:58 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Police Recover $50,000 Worth of Brian Jonestown Massacre’s Stolen Gear

Police Recover $50,000 Worth of Brian Jonestown Massacre’s Stolen Gear

Of course, the impact of the theft was even more devastating coming after two years of lockdown and quarantines that prevented the band from touring at all. During the pandemic, frontman Anton Newcombe  survived

Music,news 06:00 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Brit Beat: Wet Leg Plays the Longue Game in the U.S. After Topping the U.K. Charts

Brit Beat: Wet Leg Plays the Longue Game in the U.S. After Topping the U.K. Charts

PPL entered the international neighboring rights market in 2006, but now faces huge competition, including from the likes of now-Sony-owned Kobalt Neighboring Rights, BMG and Downtown. But Leathem maintains no one

Music,news 06:03 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Talenthouse Acquires Creative Freelancer Platform Creative Commision

Talenthouse Acquires Creative Freelancer Platform Creative Commision

Ian McAndrew, Wildlife Entertainment and Arctic Monkeys manager, added: “Creative Commission provides direct access to a huge community of designers, photographers, film makers and other creative groups quality creative

Music,news 06:08 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Naomi Judd’s Death Sparks Tributes From Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris ‘Country Music Lost a True Legend’

Naomi Judd’s Death Sparks Tributes From Carrie Underwood, Maren Morris ‘Country Music Lost a True Legend’

The announcement came the day before the Judds were set to be formally inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame at a medallion ceremony in Nashville. Representatives of the Hall of Fame could not immediately

Music,news 09:54 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Naomi Judd, Matriarch of the Judds, Dies at 76

Naomi Judd, Matriarch of the Judds, Dies at 76

In a 2016 interview with Robin Roberts on “Good Morning America” to promote her memoir, she said that childhood sexual abuse had factored into depression she characterized as “extreme” and “so deep and so completely

Music,news 09:57 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Haim’s Opening Act for Hollywood Bowl Concert Is… a Haim/P.T. Anderson Film Festival

Haim’s Opening Act for Hollywood Bowl Concert Is… a Haim/P.T. Anderson Film Festival

The 482-seat Hollywood Legion Theater is part of the American Legion’s 90-year-old Hollywood Post 43 building, which includes a downstairs deco bar where stars like Humphrey Bogard and Clark Gable once drank

Music,news 10:00 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Omar Apollo Brings Mariachi and Corridos to the Shrine: Concert Review

Omar Apollo Brings Mariachi and Corridos to the Shrine: Concert Review

A wall of synchronized screams greeted the 24-year-old onto the stage as the gentle strums and guitar melodies of his opener, “Talk,” washed over the crowded hall. Despite wrestling with initial sound issues, Apollo kicked

Music,news 10:02 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Belive Renews Deals With Netease Cloud Music And Tencent Music Entertainment

Belive Renews Deals With Netease Cloud Music And Tencent Music Entertainment

The platform’s latest licensing agreements with Universal and Warner no longer possesses exclusive sub-licensing rights, allowing these companies to also strike separate direct deals with TME’s biggest rival in China, NetEase

Music,news 10:18 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : I Love The Pressure, I Love The Deals, I Love The Win

I Love The Pressure, I Love The Deals, I Love The Win

I wouldn’t say regrets. I do sometimes wonder, if I’d played things a bit differently, where would I be? I’m at the age now, approaching 40, where a lot of my peers are maybe heading to President level, and sometimes

Music,news 10:53 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Is It Hell Or Kirribilli Polish Club Get Political With New Single

Is It Hell Or Kirribilli Polish Club Get Political With New Single

Boys On Vacation directly references the common tale in Australia of a powerful man running away from his problems to bask in the Hawaiian sun. Bad Vibrations, reflects on the sarcastic laundry list that will sound

Music,news 10:57 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : EXCLUSIVE: The Clouds’ Jodi Phillis Drops Lead Track From Forthcoming Album

EXCLUSIVE: The Clouds’ Jodi Phillis Drops Lead Track From Forthcoming Album

“The songs from We Need To Be Free evolved from a long writing period which started straight after releasing Becoming in 2018,” Phillis explained. “That album was all about grief and transformation and the different emotions

Music,news 11:00 PM .E.T Apr 30
Blog Post : Judds to Be Inducted Into Country Hall of Fame Sunday, Wynonna Expected to Attend

Judds to Be Inducted Into Country Hall of Fame Sunday, Wynonna Expected to Attend

The Judds had also recently announced a farewell tour, the first by Naomi and Wynonna in more than a decade. The short, 10-date tour, which was being produced by Sandbox Live and Live Nation, was to commence Sept

Music,news 03:27 AM .E.T May 01
Blog Post : Stagecoach Day 1: Tanya Tucker Gets a Heroine’s Welcome; Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris Celebrate Headliner Status

Stagecoach Day 1: Tanya Tucker Gets a Heroine’s Welcome; Thomas Rhett, Maren Morris Celebrate Headliner Status

An MVP in absentia: Tom Petty. For reasons not always explicable, Petty remains in death, as he was in life, many country stars’ favorite artist, as is evident from the plethora of covers of “Free Fallin'” that have been staples

Music,news 03:31 AM .E.T May 01
Blog Post : Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute to Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins at Jazz Fest as Dave Grohl Looks on

Red Hot Chili Peppers Pay Tribute to Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins at Jazz Fest as Dave Grohl Looks on

Foo Fighters were originally scheduled to headline Jazz Fest but canceled all tour dates in the wake of Hawkins’ death on March 25. Grohl’s presence in town over the weekend sparked unfounded rumors that he might perform. That did not

Music,news 12:09 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Red Hot Chili Peppers Play Foo Fighters Festival Slot; Pay Tribute To Taylor Hawkins

Red Hot Chili Peppers Play Foo Fighters Festival Slot; Pay Tribute To Taylor Hawkins

The band were interviewed prior to playing & Smith said Chili Peppers’ Jazz Fest performance would “be a celebration. That’s what [Allsion] wants. She doesn’t want it to be anything other than, ‘Let’s celebrate music, let’s celebrate

Music,news 12:14 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Judds Inducted Into Country Hall of Fame in Tearful Ceremony a Day After Naomi’s Death

Judds Inducted Into Country Hall of Fame in Tearful Ceremony a Day After Naomi’s Death

The ceremony is typically an intimate affair at the Hall of Fame, and is not livestreamed or (unlike the igher-profile Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony) filmed for television broadcast. The red carpet part of the program was

Music,news 12:18 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Release Radar: The Best New Albums Coming In May

Release Radar: The Best New Albums Coming In May

In early April the Canadian pop star, who originally gained prominence as the first Canadian finalist on the American reality TV show So You Think You Can Dance, announced her eagerly anticipated release of her debut record

Music,news 12:21 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Watch Carrie Underwood and Axl Rose Turn Stagecoach Into Paradise City With Two Guns N’ Roses Songs

Watch Carrie Underwood and Axl Rose Turn Stagecoach Into Paradise City With Two Guns N’ Roses Songs

Her rock god wasn’t limiting himself to just one song. The telltale lack of a hug at the end of “Sweet Child” was a tipoff that more was on the way. “Did you think we were through?” Underwood bellowed, as her band then broke

Music,news 12:24 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Florence The Machine Confirm Australian Tour

Florence The Machine Confirm Australian Tour

The record, which was created predominantly in London, was recorded throughout the pandemic in anticipation of the world's reopening. It conjures the energy that we all missed during lockdowns including clubs

Music,news 12:26 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Revered Aus Producer Craig Porteils Passes Away

Revered Aus Producer Craig Porteils Passes Away

Porteils is also credited with composing Eurovision Song Contest track This Is Out Night for Greek entry Sakis Rouvos in 2009. The song ended up placing seventh and went on to be a hit throughout Europe, topping the Greek

Music,news 12:29 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Kylie Minogue & Jason Donovan Are Reuniting For The 'Neighbours' Finale

Kylie Minogue & Jason Donovan Are Reuniting For The 'Neighbours' Finale

Donovan also said, "I think it’s time to celebrate Neighbours. It has kept my family employed for a long time, to be honest. My daughter is currently in it, my dad was in it. I think we should be grateful for what it’s given Australia

Music,news 12:32 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Iconic Sydney Venue Confirmed For 2022 ARIAs: I Can't Think Of A Better Place

Iconic Sydney Venue Confirmed For 2022 ARIAs: I Can't Think Of A Better Place

The move to the venue attempts to commit to ARIA's omnipresent goal of championing Australian music in its return to the live stage, as well as the return to the large-scale broadcast event beloved by punters which was previously

Music,news 12:34 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Hilltop Hoods Announce 'The Show Business' Australian Tour

Hilltop Hoods Announce 'The Show Business' Australian Tour

Joining the legacy Australian act on the tour are A.B. Original, who are set to perform a taste of new tracks amongst classic cuts from their brilliant debut album, Reclaim Australia. Also joining them on the bill is highly hyped

Music,news 12:36 PM .E.T May 02
Blog Post : Daniel Ek to Buy $50 Million of Spotify Shares, Predicts Streaming Growth Ahead

Daniel Ek to Buy $50 Million of Spotify Shares, Predicts Streaming Growth Ahead

Ek further explained that because Spotify has foreign company status he is not obliged to disclose the share purchases, but “thought it important for shareholders to know.” That can be perceived as trolling of another celebrity tech

Music,news 12:40 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Silverchair Legend Ben Gillies Drops New Solo Track

Silverchair Legend Ben Gillies Drops New Solo Track

It's produced by award-winning producer Konstantin Kersting who has worked with Tones & I, Spacey Jane, The Jungle Giants and more. The single is a synth-driven earworm that features euphoric production

Music,news 12:44 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Death Cab For Cutie Announce Upcoming File-Swap Album & New Music Release Date

Death Cab For Cutie Announce Upcoming File-Swap Album & New Music Release Date

Bass player Nick Harmer hinted that Death Cab entered the studio with roughly 100 demos of potential album candidates from the file-swap sessions, that have been slowly whittled down over the months of recording.

Music,news 12:51 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Iconic Brisbane Radio Station Dumps Music For Sport

Iconic Brisbane Radio Station Dumps Music For Sport

“We have great respect for the 4KQ brand and would like to acknowledge them in this period of change,” Hutchison said“While it will not continue in its current formats, we have huge respect to its role in Australian

Music,news 01:04 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : ALBUM PREMIERE: Screamfeeder - ‘Five Rooms’

ALBUM PREMIERE: Screamfeeder - ‘Five Rooms’

Fans have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the band’s eighth studio album following its announcement back in February via lead single Don’t Get Me Started, which was described by Screamfeeder as “loud, brash

Music,news 01:10 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Kanye West Is Being Sued By A Pastor Over A Sample

Kanye West Is Being Sued By A Pastor Over A Sample

Bishop David Paul Moten was not happy with just the free exposure, with the law suit stating, “Come To Life is approximately five minutes and ten seconds in length. Approximately one minute and ten seconds of this

Music,news 01:32 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Groundwater Country Music Festival Reveals First Line-up

Groundwater Country Music Festival Reveals First Line-up

Festival Director Mark Duckworth says, “This year’s Groundwater CMF is shaping up to be one of our best country music parties yet! 2022 will see our festival fans treated to some incredible acts from across the country

Music,news 01:36 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Live Nation Posts Best-Ever First Quarter in 2022, Thanks to Demand for Tickets

Live Nation Posts Best-Ever First Quarter in 2022, Thanks to Demand for Tickets

Finally, he noted that sponsorship activity is back in full force, “delivering financial results that well exceeded Q1 2019.” He said the number of strategic sponsors that generated over $1 million of revenue per year has risen

Music,news 01:41 PM .E.T May 06
Blog Post : Russ Brings Out Big Sean, BIA, YG, More at Triumphant Hollywood Bowl Show

Russ Brings Out Big Sean, BIA, YG, More at Triumphant Hollywood Bowl Show

The rapper Russ headlined Los Angeles’ iconic Hollywood Bowl on Thursday night, performing to the biggest crowd of his career so far. It’s a long way from his days at the Echoplex in L.A.’s east side, a venue which held

Music,news 09:38 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Vinyl And Download But We Know That Songwriters Need Much More To Suceed

Vinyl And Download But We Know That Songwriters Need Much More To Suceed

Again, the credit for enabling us to get to this point, where an advantageous agreement could be achieved, goes to the individual creators who demanded better from record labels and had a considerable effect on the judges.

Music,news 09:44 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Arcade Fire’s ‘We’ Marks a Welcome Return to Band’s Trademark Apocalyptic Good Cheer

Arcade Fire’s ‘We’ Marks a Welcome Return to Band’s Trademark Apocalyptic Good Cheer

Though the threat of apocalypse has long loomed large throughout their discography, Arcade Fire’s driving energy has, by contrast, always been found in songs that invite us to embrace the full-throated catharsis that comes

Music,news 09:50 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Live  REVENUES SOAR TO $1.8BN IN Q1 2022, AS COMPANY DELIVERS ‘BEST FIRST QUARTER EVER’

Live REVENUES SOAR TO $1.8BN IN Q1 2022, AS COMPANY DELIVERS ‘BEST FIRST QUARTER EVER’

Live Nation has published its financial results for Q1 2022 (ended March 31), and within the filing, the company reports quarterly revenues of $1.8 billion across all divisions, including concerts, ticketing and advertising

Music,news 09:54 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Jack Harlow’s ‘Come Home the Kids Miss You’ Has the Ascendant Hip-Hop Star Improving on a Good Thing

Jack Harlow’s ‘Come Home the Kids Miss You’ Has the Ascendant Hip-Hop Star Improving on a Good Thing

Nothing is catchier on “Come Home,” though, than “Like a Blade of Grass” and “Lil Secret,” both co-written with his production team. Between the former’s lyrics’ shifting perspectives and both tracks’ swirling melodies

Music,news 09:58 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Sony Music Paid Universal $125 Million for Its Stake in Alamo Records

Sony Music Paid Universal $125 Million for Its Stake in Alamo Records

The company, which was founded as a joint venture with Universal Music Group by the former 300, Warner Music and Def Jam exec in 2016, has been on a hot streak in recent years with Blackbear, Lil Durk and Rod Wave

Music,news 10:07 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Watch the Video for Lady Gaga’s ‘Hold My Hand’ From ‘Top Gun Maverick

Watch the Video for Lady Gaga’s ‘Hold My Hand’ From ‘Top Gun Maverick

In the video, Gaga sings at a military base as Kosinski intercuts Cruise’s Pete “Maverick” Mitchell is reminiscing. At one point, the video hits emotional notes as Maverick is shown with Anthony Edwards’ Nick “Goose” Bradshaw

Music,news 10:11 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : Ludacris Receives Bachelor’s Degree in Music Management From Georgia State University

Ludacris Receives Bachelor’s Degree in Music Management From Georgia State University

“My pledge is to continue my support of the university and to live up to its standards,” Bridges said. “Hopefully, I will continue to make you proud and be an example of Georgia State’s determination and resilience.”

Music,news 10:17 AM .E.T May 07
Blog Post : ‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open: Benedict Cumberbatch Sketch Riffs on Roe v. Wade and Depp v. Heard

‘Saturday Night Live’ Cold Open: Benedict Cumberbatch Sketch Riffs on Roe v. Wade and Depp v. Heard

The sketch opened with a voice-over and text scroll that made reference to Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito’s citation of 17th century writings of British judge Matthew Hale and references to 13th-century laws as offering

Music,news 10:04 AM .E.T May 08
Blog Post : 'Yellowstone': Ryan Bingham Reveals New Music and Touring Plans, Jokes That Show Keeps Him 'Pretty Busy'

'Yellowstone': Ryan Bingham Reveals New Music and Touring Plans, Jokes That Show Keeps Him 'Pretty Busy'

He went on to clarify that dad-life is another thing keeping him off the road at the moment. "And I've got three little kids too, so the time that I do have off, I'm trying to get home to either be with them or have them come up and go

Music,news 01:01 PM .E.T May 10
Blog Post : Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Launches New R&B Label, Love Records, With Motown

Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs Launches New R&B Label, Love Records, With Motown

“Music has always been my first love, Love Records is the next chapter is about getting back to the love and making the best music of my life,” said Combs (pictured above, left). “For the label I’m focused on creating timeless

Music,news 01:08 PM .E.T May 10
Blog Post : Pulitzer Prizes Include James Ijames for ‘Fat Ham,’ Raven Chacon for ‘Voiceless Mass’

Pulitzer Prizes Include James Ijames for ‘Fat Ham,’ Raven Chacon for ‘Voiceless Mass’

The prestigious Pulitzer Prizes honor achievements across journalism, literature, theater and music. This year’s recipients were announced this year’s Pulitzer Prize administrator, Associated Press vice president

Music,news 01:27 PM .E.T May 10
Blog Post : BMG Launches ‘Punk Rock Girl,’ Its First Musical in the U.S. (EXCLUSIVE)

BMG Launches ‘Punk Rock Girl,’ Its First Musical in the U.S. (EXCLUSIVE)

BMG EVP Dominique Casimir said, “Ku’damm 56 marked a steep learning curve for us, but the results speak for themselves and show our commitment to working with our artist and songwriter clients in every area

Music,news 02:35 PM .E.T May 11
Blog Post : 25 Fun Things to Seek Out at the Bob Dylan Center: His Times, They Are A-Curated

25 Fun Things to Seek Out at the Bob Dylan Center: His Times, They Are A-Curated

Enter, or exit, through the gift shop, which not only includes a lot of vinyl and museum merch but a generous assortment of books. Most are about Dylan, of course, but it also sells tomes by opening weekend guests Patti

Music,news 02:51 PM .E.T May 11
Blog Post : The Kid Laroi Exits Adam Leber’s Rebel Management

The Kid Laroi Exits Adam Leber’s Rebel Management

A Columbia Records artist and booked by UTA, Laroi catapulted to fame in 2020 after the release of his debut mixtape, “F*CK LOVE” and its hit single, “Without You.” His latest single, “Thousand Miles,” debuted in April

Music,news 02:56 PM .E.T May 11
Blog Post : Sony Publishing’s Jon Platt Speaks on Exec Diversity, Today’s Huge Catalog Deals and Signing Hitmaker Ashley Gorley

Sony Publishing’s Jon Platt Speaks on Exec Diversity, Today’s Huge Catalog Deals and Signing Hitmaker Ashley Gorley

Platt suggested that companies in the business need to commit not just to hiring those who’ve traditionally stood outside the executive ranks but pay them at the same levels doled out to the un-diverse old guard.

Music,news 12:25 PM .E.T May 12
Blog Post : Reclink Community Cup Honours Archie Roach, Unveils Event Line-up

Reclink Community Cup Honours Archie Roach, Unveils Event Line-up

"In today’s world LOVE is expressed in many ways: through respecting one another, caring for one another and hoping that everybody is happy and well in their life. That’s what letting love rule means to me in today’s

Music,news 01:58 PM .E.T May 12
Blog Post : RIP The Black Dahlia Murder frontman Trevor Strnad.

RIP The Black Dahlia Murder frontman Trevor Strnad.

41 year old Trevor Strnad, frontman and vocalist for The Black Dahlia Murder, has died and the heavy music community is in mourning. Strnad was a humorous, warm and loving guy, and it was evident

Music,news 02:01 PM .E.T May 12
Blog Post : Falls Festival Adds The OG Wiggles To Its Line-up

Falls Festival Adds The OG Wiggles To Its Line-up

"We have always been driven by genuine love and passion for music, and this recognition means so much to us. Seeing our names alongside Aussie greats, including The Seekers, Joy McKean and the incredible

Music,news 02:04 PM .E.T May 12
Blog Post : Diddy Is Uncanceling The Canceled With Travis Scott & Morgan Wallen Performances

Diddy Is Uncanceling The Canceled With Travis Scott & Morgan Wallen Performances

Gallagher stated, “Who the fuck are these people canceling you, anyway?. Like, fuck off… Unless they come around to your house and say you’re canceled, you’re still going to do your fucking thing. They don’t speak

Music,news 11:23 AM .E.T May 13
Blog Post : The Chainsmokers Giving Album Royalties To Their ‘Biggest Fans’ For Free

The Chainsmokers Giving Album Royalties To Their ‘Biggest Fans’ For Free

“There’ve been times where we were nervous about doing something like this as well, but we thought if we presented it with the best intentions and removed any sort of financial gain then you might see it as a pure gesture

Music,news 12:17 PM .E.T May 13
Blog Post : Pearl Jam Enlist Fan to Play Drums After Matt Cameron Tests Positive for Covid-19

Pearl Jam Enlist Fan to Play Drums After Matt Cameron Tests Positive for Covid-19

Pearl Jam drummer Matt Cameron had to sit out the band’s set on Thursday in Oakland, California after he tested positive for Covid-19, but the show still went on with an assist from a fan, and pinch hitters Josh Klinghoffer

Music,news 10:42 AM .E.T May 14
Blog Post : Ukraine Wins Eurovision Song Contest, U.K. Places Second

Ukraine Wins Eurovision Song Contest, U.K. Places Second

During the press conference Psiuk also took the opportunity to voice his thanks towards all those who voted for him. “I want to thank everybody, every Ukrainian, [the] Ukrainian diaspora, and everyone around the world

Music,news 09:18 AM .E.T May 15
Blog Post : Lil Keed, Young Stoner Life Rapper, Dies at 24

Lil Keed, Young Stoner Life Rapper, Dies at 24

Earlier in the month, Render defended Young Thug and Gunna’s recent arrest that accused Young Stoner Life of being a “criminal street gang.” While Keed was not named in the indictment, he shared a post to his Instagram story

Music,news 09:34 AM .E.T May 15
Blog Post : Neil Patrick Harris Apologizes for Mocking Amy Winehouse After Her Death

Neil Patrick Harris Apologizes for Mocking Amy Winehouse After Her Death

The image, and the story surrounding it, resurfaced online last week after writer Ashley Reese tweeted, “I cannot believe how many very online people over the age of 25 are just now finding out about Neil Patrick Harris’s

Music,news 09:29 AM .E.T May 17
Blog Post : Exposure: May 2022 Party Pics

Exposure: May 2022 Party Pics

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - MAY 09: Jean Smart attends HBO Max's Hacks Season 2 Los Angeles Premiere at DGA Theater Complex on May 09, 2022 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Jon Kopaloff/FilmMagic for HBO)

Music,news 09:32 AM .E.T May 17
Blog Post : Carrie Underwood, Michael Bublé, Sara Bareilles, More to Perform on ‘American Idol’ Season Finale

Carrie Underwood, Michael Bublé, Sara Bareilles, More to Perform on ‘American Idol’ Season Finale

Marlene expressed the most shock with the results of the finalist lineup following her performances of Journey’s “Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)” and Underwood’s “I’ll Stand By You.” She fell to the floor as her name was revealed

Music,news 09:40 AM .E.T May 17
Blog Post : ‘The Marvels’ Composer Laura Karpman Scores ‘Ms. Marvel’ on Disney+ (EXCLUSIVE)

‘The Marvels’ Composer Laura Karpman Scores ‘Ms. Marvel’ on Disney+ (EXCLUSIVE)

The series stars Iman Vellani as Kamala Khan, a Pakistani American teenager from New Jersey who idolizes Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel. Vellani is joined by Saagar Shaikh as her older brother, Aamir; Mohan

Music,news 09:47 AM .E.T May 17
Blog Post : TV Doco On Hunters & Collectors’ Historic ‘98 Farewell Gig Airing Tonight

TV Doco On Hunters & Collectors’ Historic ‘98 Farewell Gig Airing Tonight

Episode three in a series of 12 will premiere tonight at 8:30pm on ABC TV Plus and ABC iView, featuring interviews with band members Mark Seymour, Doug Falconer and John Archer recalling the iconic event alongside

Music,news 12:20 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Sunk Loto Are Officially Back!

Sunk Loto Are Officially Back!

Now, let the speculation begin as to whether it's a return to the live music circuit or if there is new music on the way from the group. From rumours and hearsay going around various facebook groups etc, we can ascertain that the

Music,news 01:49 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Grapevine Gathering Announces Huge 2022 Line-up

Grapevine Gathering Announces Huge 2022 Line-up

The festival kids off at Sandalford Wines, Swan Valley in Western Australia on the 1st of October, followed by Serafino Wines, McLaren Vale in South Australia on the 2nd of October, Rochford Wines, Yarra Valley in Victoria

Music,news 01:52 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Flume Announces Massive Australian Tour

Flume Announces Massive Australian Tour

The tour kicks off at Perth's Red Hill Auditorium on the 11th of November, followed by Brisbane's Riverstage on the 16th, Sydney's The Dome on the 18th, Melbourne's John Cain Arena on the 24th, The Adelaide Entertainment

Music,news 01:58 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Midnight Oil To Return To 'Beds Are Burning' Clip Location For Last-ever Outback Show

Midnight Oil To Return To 'Beds Are Burning' Clip Location For Last-ever Outback Show

“While Midnight Oil’s 2019 Birdsville Big Red Bash remains a once-in-a-lifetime coup for many festival-goers, the band’s upcoming Mundi Mundi Bash performance is sure to be an equally special and memorable bucket

Music,news 02:01 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Upfront Trots Out MrBeast, Lizzo and Other Big Creators, Platform Announces New Ad Frequency-Capping Solution

Upfront Trots Out MrBeast, Lizzo and Other Big Creators, Platform Announces New Ad Frequency-Capping Solution

YouTube has set five new original projects from the YouTube Black Voices Fund (BVF). Those are headlined by “Recipe for Change: Amplifying Black Women” featuring stars including Mary J. Blige, Saweetie, Tabitha Brown

Music,news 02:03 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Backline and Sweet Relief Launch ‘Music’s Mental Health Fund’ Free Therapy for Industry Professionals

Backline and Sweet Relief Launch ‘Music’s Mental Health Fund’ Free Therapy for Industry Professionals

Backline is a mental health and wellness resource that offers a case management service to assess and refer music industry professionals to care providers, organizations, and financial services to support their overall

Music,news 02:05 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Harry Styles Opens Up About Success, Therapy and How Billie Eilish Liberated Him Ahead of ‘Harry’s House’ Release

Harry Styles Opens Up About Success, Therapy and How Billie Eilish Liberated Him Ahead of ‘Harry’s House’ Release

I was kind of like, ‘I’d be really fun to make an album called Harry’s House,’ and thought about it being this smaller thing. And then it was back to that thing of, ‘Maybe that’s an album I’ll make in four years or five years or whatever

Music,news 02:07 PM .E.T May 18
Blog Post : Artist Applications Extended Plus BIGSOUND Country’s Ambassador Announced

Artist Applications Extended Plus BIGSOUND Country’s Ambassador Announced

QMusic CEO Kris Stewart said, “Our feedback in the past has been that a large proportion of country music artists and industry haven’t felt that BIGSOUND serviced them. We want to change that. We want artists from every

Music,news 01:16 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : Not Sure Who To Vote For? Here's How The Major Parties Will Back The Arts

Not Sure Who To Vote For? Here's How The Major Parties Will Back The Arts

Sixteen Australian music industry bodies including ARIA, APRA AMCOS, Live Performance Australia, Support Acts, Sounds Australia and more urged the Federal Government and Federal Opposition to “partner with the

Music,news 01:22 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : New ARIA Awards Behaviour Requirements Revealed Ahead Of 2022 Event

New ARIA Awards Behaviour Requirements Revealed Ahead Of 2022 Event

“In 2022 we are absolutely thrilled to bring the ARIA Awards back to a full-scale, television event packed with the performances, glitz, and glamour that Australian music fans know and love,” ARIA CEO Annabelle Herd said.

Music,news 01:24 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : Yungblud Announces New Album & Hypes Splendour Appearance

Yungblud Announces New Album & Hypes Splendour Appearance

Rarely does an artist come along such as YUNGBLUD, who has undeniably become Gen-Z’s rock n’ roll poster child. Fearlessly advocating for the weirdos, freaks and the marginalized in the world, from the ground up

Music,news 01:26 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : Pop Star Cody Simpson Has Made The Australian Swimming Team

Pop Star Cody Simpson Has Made The Australian Swimming Team

He moved to LA when he was 13, and subsequently released a Top 10 Billboard album. His love for swimming clearly never left, with the 2016 Olympic Games inspiring him to get back into racing rather than following

Music,news 01:36 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : All The Winners From The 2022 Australian Women In Music Awards

All The Winners From The 2022 Australian Women In Music Awards

AWMA Founding Executive Producer & Program Director Vicki Gordon reflected on the atmosphere of the awards, "AWMA has become a powerful industry leader to highlight the vast and varied talent in this country, to connect

Music,news 01:41 PM .E.T May 19
Blog Post : Why It Took Three Decades to Bring the Story of Six Decadent Disco Years to the Screen

Why It Took Three Decades to Bring the Story of Six Decadent Disco Years to the Screen

Capturing comedy was very important from the beginning. With Sebastian, we sort of looked at what Cameron Crowe did so beautifully with Jimmy Fallon in “Almost Famous.” You didn’t really know it was Jimmy Fallon

Music,news 05:12 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Allison Russell Wins Album of the Year, Artist of the Year at International Folk Music Awards

Allison Russell Wins Album of the Year, Artist of the Year at International Folk Music Awards

Mali Obomsawin, a Smithsonian Folkways Recordings artist from Odanak Wabanaki First Nation, picked up the Rising Tide Award, launched in 2021 to celebrate inspiring new voice under 30. Also given out were the Spirit

Music,news 06:04 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Bad Bunny Leads the Way as Latin Streaming Numbers Surpass Country for the First Time Ever

Bad Bunny Leads the Way as Latin Streaming Numbers Surpass Country for the First Time Ever

Both Bad Bunny and Eslabon’s monumental achievements are representative of the current evolution of Latin audience listening trends. According to Luminate via Billboard, Latin gained more than any other genre last year

Music,news 06:07 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Vangelis, Oscar-Winning Composer for ‘Chariots of Fire,’ Dies at 79

Vangelis, Oscar-Winning Composer for ‘Chariots of Fire,’ Dies at 79

The restless artist moved from solo albums to music for nature films and sporting events throughout the ’80s, ’90s and 2000s. His choral symphony “Mythodea” was adopted by NASA as the theme for its 2001 Mars Odyssey

Music,news 06:13 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Bob Neuwirth, Folk Figure of 1960s and Beyond, Influence on Bob Dylan and Co-Writer of ‘Mercedes Benz,’ Dies at 82

Bob Neuwirth, Folk Figure of 1960s and Beyond, Influence on Bob Dylan and Co-Writer of ‘Mercedes Benz,’ Dies at 82

In an interview with the Paris Review, Neuwirth said, “I know how people can get famous. They have to tickle the G-spot of their minds. But being anonymous is so much more powerful. You can get so much more done if you’re not

Music,news 06:16 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Amazon Launches Gen Mex: a New Platform Spotlighting Mexican Music

Amazon Launches Gen Mex: a New Platform Spotlighting Mexican Music

“This revolution is unstoppable and it will continue to reach new heights. Even though it has recently started to be in the global spotlight, thanks to this new generation of artists emerging we are going to see more genre-bending

Music,news 06:19 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Wynonna Judd to Continue the Judds’ ‘Final Tour’ as a Star-Filled Tribute to Her Late Mother Naomi

Wynonna Judd to Continue the Judds’ ‘Final Tour’ as a Star-Filled Tribute to Her Late Mother Naomi

“So I made a decision I thought I’d share it on national television,” she said as the memorial was drawing to a close — “that after a lot of thought, I’m gonna have to honor her and do this tour… “I’m gonna have to,” Wynonna said

Music,news 06:22 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Zach Katz Joins FaZe Clan as President and Chief Operating Officer

Zach Katz Joins FaZe Clan as President and Chief Operating Officer

Asked for his take, Trink offers: “I don’t think the music industry fully appreciates how gaming drives youth culture overall. The music industry is attracted to the size of the gaming audience, [but] takes a simplistic approach

Music,news 06:28 AM .E.T May 20
Blog Post : Rihanna and A$AP Rocky Have Had Their First Child

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky Have Had Their First Child

It ends with a wedding scene, as the duo walk through a crowd of peers with flowers presented to them. As they make it to the end of the hallway, he presents his gold grills that state 'Marry Me?' and Rihanna opens her mouth in reply

Music,news 02:14 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Creed Bratton Originally Tried To Distance His Music From ‘The Office’

Creed Bratton Originally Tried To Distance His Music From ‘The Office’

They come to the show to see Creed from The Office and I hear from so many people – and I’m not blowing smoke up my own ass, unless it’s menthol, of course – but they come to see The Office character and they go realising

Music,news 02:19 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Get to Know the ‘American Idol’ Season 20 Finalists: HunterGirl, Noah Thompson and Leah Marlene

Get to Know the ‘American Idol’ Season 20 Finalists: HunterGirl, Noah Thompson and Leah Marlene

He was not born to be working with us,” his friend said in the ultimate show of confidence to a friend who clearly lacked it, despite attempts to perform in public. To his surprise, he passed through that round to an audition

Music,news 02:21 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Hollywood’s Needle-Drop Du Jour, From ‘And Just Like That…’ to ‘Ozark’

Hollywood’s Needle-Drop Du Jour, From ‘And Just Like That…’ to ‘Ozark’

Rundgren is willing to again compose for film if it “required a thoughtful approach” after his debut with “Dumb & Dumber.” He mentions liking the stuff that composer Carter Burwell does along with several other composers

Music,news 02:24 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Madonna Talks New ‘Frozen’ Remix, DM-ing Producers, Afrobeats and Making ‘Ray of Light

Madonna Talks New ‘Frozen’ Remix, DM-ing Producers, Afrobeats and Making ‘Ray of Light

It comes from my ‘Ray of Light’ record, which I’m really proud of,” Madonna continues. “It was a turning point in my life. I made that record when I had just given birth to my daughter, my first child. Life looked so different to me

Music,news 02:27 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Music Industry Moves: SalXCo Signs Co-Management Deal With Revels Group for Producers Wallis Lane

Music Industry Moves: SalXCo Signs Co-Management Deal With Revels Group for Producers Wallis Lane

Dominique is an exceptional music executive,” said Masuch. “She exemplifies so many of the key attributes of BMG itself, with a rare talent to communicate with artists and songwriters on their own terms and an utter commitment

Music,news 02:31 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Carlos Santana Documentary Coming From Director Rudy Valdez, Imagine, Sony Music Entertainment

Carlos Santana Documentary Coming From Director Rudy Valdez, Imagine, Sony Music Entertainment

Santana is credited with blending genres to barrier-breaking effect. In addition to 10 Grammys, he is a three-time Latin Grammy Award winer, an inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a recipient of the Billboard

Music,news 02:32 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Tim McGraw Says Faith Hill Had to Remind Him to Shower While Shooting ‘1883’

Tim McGraw Says Faith Hill Had to Remind Him to Shower While Shooting ‘1883’

But McGraw was determined. “Friday Night Lights” had set up shop in Austin and about to start shooting when McGraw called Berg and told him he was getting on a plane to fly to Texas to read for him. “I walked into his office

Music,news 02:36 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : The Clash’s ‘Combat Rock’ Anniversary Edition Revamps the Group’s Flawed, Fiery Swan Song

The Clash’s ‘Combat Rock’ Anniversary Edition Revamps the Group’s Flawed, Fiery Swan Song

the rest of it, quite honestly, is a mess. The painfully dated “Overpowered by Funk” sounds like a tepid attempt at Prince circa “Dirty Mind” and features a terrible rap from graffiti artist Futura 2000. Beat poet Allen

Music,news 02:38 AM .E.T May 21
Blog Post : Harry Styles Dresses Up as Dorothy for ‘Wizard of Oz’-Themed ‘Harryween’ Show on Halloween Eve

Harry Styles Dresses Up as Dorothy for ‘Wizard of Oz’-Themed ‘Harryween’ Show on Halloween Eve

The set drew heavily from Styles’ latest album, “Fine Line,” and included a handful of songs from his self-titled debut and the Harry showcase from his One Direction days, “What Makes You Beautiful” — and one notable addition

Music,news 08:21 AM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Harry Styles Lights Up New York With His ‘One Night Only’ Performance of ‘Harry’s House’

Harry Styles Lights Up New York With His ‘One Night Only’ Performance of ‘Harry’s House’

At the song’s conclusion, Styles briefly left the stage and then returned to play some older songs. While the preceding 45 minutes had seen a (relatively) lower-key Styles concentrating hard on the new material, the encore was like

Music,news 08:25 AM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Pop Rock Icons Hanson Are Returning To Australia This Year

Pop Rock Icons Hanson Are Returning To Australia This Year

The trio are touring in support of their 11th studio album Red Green Blue, which is a unique combination of three solo-led projects, bringing the siblings' voices together in a format that has never been done before, with each brother

Music,news 08:30 AM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Genesis Owusu, Courtney Barnett & More Among 2022 AIR Awards Nominees

Genesis Owusu, Courtney Barnett & More Among 2022 AIR Awards Nominees

Once again taking place in South Australia alongside the Indie-Con Australia Conference and celebrating the country’s independent music sector, the invite-only event will take over Freemasons Hall on August 4.

Music,news 08:43 AM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Kelly Osbourne & Slipknot's Sid Wilson Expecting Baby

Kelly Osbourne & Slipknot's Sid Wilson Expecting Baby

Osbourne is in a relationship with Sid Wilson, who is the turntablist for Slipknot.  He commented on the instagram post with a string of heart emojis. Osbourne previously posted on her instagram on Valentine's day about their long-time

Music,news 12:22 PM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Yours Truly Announce New EP; Release Collab With You Me

Yours Truly Announce New EP; Release Collab With You Me

This brilliant new EP marks the start of a new chapter for Yours Truly, inspired by the music they are all collectively listening to now (Bring Me The Horizon, The 1975, Bloc Party, Head Automatica) , the seven tracks see

Music,news 12:38 PM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Metallica Group Hug James Hetfield On Stage After Sharing Mental Health Struggles

Metallica Group Hug James Hetfield On Stage After Sharing Mental Health Struggles

Hetfield said on stage: "I’ve gotta tell you, I wasn’t feeling very good before I came out here. Feeling a little bit insecure, like I’m an old guy, can’t play anymore — all this bullshit that I tell myself in my head. So I talked to these

Music,news 12:56 PM .E.T May 22
Blog Post : Ethan Coen’s First Solo Outing Spotlights Lewis’s Timelessly Wild Rock ‘n’ Roll Joy

Ethan Coen’s First Solo Outing Spotlights Lewis’s Timelessly Wild Rock ‘n’ Roll Joy

Ethan Coen, in other words, didn’t go out and interview a bunch of folks who told him insightful stories about Jerry Lee Lewis. It’s all anecdotes told mostly by Jerry Lee, very little of it “original.” You could say that’s an easy

Music,news 08:50 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Kurt Cobain’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Guitar Auctions for Nearly $5 Million

Kurt Cobain’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Guitar Auctions for Nearly $5 Million

Over 1,300 items were sold at Julien’s Auctions’ Music Icons event over the weekend at the Hard Rock Cafe in New York, which brought in a total of nearly $15,000,000. More than 100 lots featuring signature guitars

Music,news 08:54 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : 'It's Very Exhausting', Billie Eilish Opens Up About Living With Tourette's

'It's Very Exhausting', Billie Eilish Opens Up About Living With Tourette's

I don’t care. It’s really weird, I haven’t talked about it at all. The most common way people react is they laugh, because they think that I’m trying to be funny. They think I’m [ticcing] as, like, a funny move… And I’m always left incredibly

Music,news 08:56 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Halsey Claims Label ‘Won’t Let Me’ Release New Song ‘Unless They Can Fake a Viral Moment on TikTok’

Halsey Claims Label ‘Won’t Let Me’ Release New Song ‘Unless They Can Fake a Viral Moment on TikTok’

You have to call the CEO of X, Y, Z and say, ‘Hey, hi. I’m just calling to let you know, I’m pregnant. I didn’t want you to find out on Instagram. I wanted to tell you myself, personally. It’s still business as usual over here though

Music,news 08:59 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Eminem Makes a Cameo in Pete Davidson’s Final ‘SNL’ Rap Parody ‘Forgot About Lorne’

Eminem Makes a Cameo in Pete Davidson’s Final ‘SNL’ Rap Parody ‘Forgot About Lorne’

Just as Davidson gets comfortable with his Eminem imitation, the illustrious rapper himself appears and shouts at the “King of Staten Island” star from off-camera. In his classic poker face, Eminem looks at Davidson in question.

Music,news 09:02 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Mick Jagger on Harry Styles: ‘He Doesn’t Have a Voice Like Mine or Move on Stage Like Me’

Mick Jagger on Harry Styles: ‘He Doesn’t Have a Voice Like Mine or Move on Stage Like Me’

Styles’ album “Harry’s House” earned a strong review from Variety’s Jem Aswad, who wrote it was “very much a continuation and progression of its predecessor.” That would be 2019’s “Fine  Line,” which earned critical

Music,news 09:11 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Not My Decision!’: Evanescence Member Addresses Split

Not My Decision!’: Evanescence Member Addresses Split

"It has been a really awesome thing to have live background vocals for the first time. I am such a fan of layered vocals, and to have that better represented at our show has been a cool breakthrough for me.

Music,news 09:14 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : ‘We Are Not Going To Survive’: Artists Share Powerful Messages Ahead Of Election

‘We Are Not Going To Survive’: Artists Share Powerful Messages Ahead Of Election

I’ve been reading that the Greens are the only major party who actually have a target that is in line with climate science… we are not going to survive this unless something is done about it and we do have the option

Music,news 09:20 AM .E.T May 23
Blog Post : Want to Work At The Music? We Need The Next Sales Superstar

Want to Work At The Music? We Need The Next Sales Superstar

We like permanent employees because we think humans work better when they can have holidays and be sick without worrying about paying their rent. We run a hybrid office. We are based in Brisbane and would love to have

Music,news 09:54 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : Wine Machine Unveils 2022/23 Festival Line-up

Wine Machine Unveils 2022/23 Festival Line-up

Wine Machine will also shine a light on locally sourced produce, while “enchanting activation” Cellar Door – “a treasure trove of art installations, garden games, pop-up bars, gourmet delights and long table lunches”

Music,news 09:57 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : Melbourne Muso Announced As 'The Bachelor' Contestant

Melbourne Muso Announced As 'The Bachelor' Contestant

They began in 2019, and have released singles including their debut Liar and follow-up Beautiful. Their most recent release was in 2021 and came in the form of Oh Lord, a dark, percussion and synth-driven pop-rock

Music,news 10:00 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : Pete Murray Confirms Massive ‘Before I Go’ Tour

Pete Murray Confirms Massive ‘Before I Go’ Tour

This is about someone going through this re-evaluation and the fear they have of what the future might hold, due to the mistakes they have made in the past. At the same time, they know this is good for them and it’s their chance

Music,news 10:02 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : A Petition Has Launched For A B2B Set Between DJ Albo And Adam Bandt

A Petition Has Launched For A B2B Set Between DJ Albo And Adam Bandt

I know both the Prime Minister and Mr. Bandt are going to have a lot going on over the next few weeks, but perhaps with the support from the young citizens of this nation they will listen to us once again and take us on a journey

Music,news 10:05 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce 2023 Tour Dates

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band Announce 2023 Tour Dates

The E Street Band’s members are: Roy Bittan – piano, synthesizer; Nils Lofgren – guitar, vocals; Patti Scialfa – guitar, vocals; Garry Tallent – bass guitar; Stevie Van Zandt – guitar, vocals; and Max Weinberg – drums; with Soozie

Music,news 10:07 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : Conor Oberst Quits Texas Show Two Songs In, as a Reportedly Erratic Bright Eyes Tour Continues

Conor Oberst Quits Texas Show Two Songs In, as a Reportedly Erratic Bright Eyes Tour Continues

Wrote one fan in response to the news reports and alarmed social media responses from the tour, “He won’t see it, but I really hope Conor Oberst gets the help he needs. I hope he knows that people love him and love his art.

Music,news 10:09 AM .E.T May 24
Blog Post : ‘Doc Neeson Went Ballistic’: TV Doco On The Angels’ Iconic ‘83 Gig Airing Tonight

‘Doc Neeson Went Ballistic’: TV Doco On The Angels’ Iconic ‘83 Gig Airing Tonight

In 1983, The Angels had something to prove. They had just come off a disappointing US tour and lead singer Doc Neeson had announced to his fellow band members that this would be his last gig. For two days, all the top bands

Music,news 11:24 AM .E.T May 25
Blog Post : Billionaire Snatches Up Kurt Cobain's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Guitar For Eye-watering Sum

Billionaire Snatches Up Kurt Cobain's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Guitar For Eye-watering Sum

Irsay is the owner and chief executive of American Football Team, The Indianapolis Colts. A portion of the sale will benefit not-for-profit initiative Kicking The Stigma, which aims to remove the stigma around mental health disorders.

Music,news 11:34 AM .E.T May 25
Blog Post : ‘Startling Findings’ Uncovered In Music Industry Wellbeing Survey

‘Startling Findings’ Uncovered In Music Industry Wellbeing Survey

Support Act CEO Clive Miller added: “We all know how difficult the past few years have been, but these startling statistics reinforce once again the many and varied challenges that music and arts workers face in pursuing their chosen

Music,news 11:40 AM .E.T May 25
Blog Post : The First Trailer For David Bowie Documentary 'Moonage Daydream' Has Been Revealed

The First Trailer For David Bowie Documentary 'Moonage Daydream' Has Been Revealed

It is the first documentary that is made with the blessing of Bowie's family, with the family being won over by previous films directed by Morgen, who utilises private footage to create intimate films rather than producing

Music,news 11:45 AM .E.T May 25
Blog Post : Bright Eyes Show Cancelled After Frontman Walks Off Stage After Two Songs

Bright Eyes Show Cancelled After Frontman Walks Off Stage After Two Songs

In a YouTube caption, one fan praised the rest of the band for attempting to keep the show on the road stating, "Shout out to the band who kept the show going and the people in the crowd who came up to sing! You guys were

Music,news 11:52 AM .E.T May 25