Mon, 24 Apr 2017 19:17:00 GMT
A country boy from Philadelphia, Miss., thinks the only way to truly find yourself is to head West. Marty Stuart, a five-time Grammy winner and country music legend, released his 18th studio album, “Way Out West,” in March. Aside from being a ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 08:50:00 GMT
New York (AFP) - Music sales rose robustly for a second straight year, posting growth not seen in two decades thanks to the rapid adoption of streaming, the global industry body said Tuesday. Despite sliding CD sales and downloads, revenue from recorded ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 11:54:00 GMT
The once-ailing music industry has hit a “historical tipping point”, recording its second year of growth and revenues of $15.7bn (£12.2bn) in 2016, according to a report. An in-depth look into the health of the music industry by the International ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 07:33:00 GMT
After 15 dismal years in which the global music business lost some 40 percent of its value, in 2016 the music business showed more growth than it has in two decades. And while some quarters of the business are crowing “We’re back, baby!,” the current ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 03:53:00 GMT
While digital music downloads are on the decline, music streaming services are soaring in popularity, not least because Apple has entered the game, followed very closely by Amazon. Streaming services let you pay a small fee each month, or even get the ...
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:36:00 GMT
New York: A US judge has blocked a planned release of new Prince music on the first anniversary of the iconic singer's death this week. The Minnesota district court on Wednesday issued a temporary injunction barring the release of the six-song EP ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 09:39:00 GMT
LONDON Massive growth in online streaming of artists such as Drake and David Bowie saw music industry revenues grow in 2016 at their fastest rate since records began, a global industry body said on Tuesday, even as physical sales fell again. The global ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:11:00 GMT
For only the third time ever, the government released today a national report card examining the knowledge, understanding and abilities of U.S. eighth-graders in visual arts and music. And in many ways, the numbers aren't great, with little progress shown ...
Tue, 25 Apr 2017 06:55:00 GMT
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — More musicians are using new technology, including 360-degree cameras, virtual reality musical experiences and vertical videos, to reach the smartphone generation of music fans who are discovering new music on their phones and tablets.
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 18:25:00 GMT
Electronic duo X0809 (X-O-Eight-O-Nine) has pushed many boundaries in the Thai music scene in a way that we rarely see. Note Panayanggool, best known for being first runner-up in the seventh season of The Star and Anya "Yale" Muangkote first met at Chula ...