Thu, 29 Sep 2016 00:59:00 GMT
* Aggregate attendance year one was 5500, anticipated aggregate attendance in 2016 is anticipated to be 36,000-plus. * Almost 180,000 music lovers have enjoyed nine festivals * Year one featured 22 bands on two stages, year 10 will feature 80 bands on five ...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 16:55:00 GMT
Josh Fischel, the founder of last weekend’s inaugural Music Tastes Good Festival in Long Beach, died Thursday afternoon of liver disease, according to festival organizers. He was 47. The news came as a shock to the Long Beach and Southern California ...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 09:36:00 GMT
Are music companies ready for driverless cars? Maybe. While it is difficult to forget its tumultuous relationship with piracy, downloads and file-sharing, the music industry is adapting more quickly with each wave of digital disruption. Streaming now ...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 01:00:00 GMT
A critical guide to performances of classical music in the New York City area. Full reviews of recent classical performances: nytimes.com/classical. A searchable guide to these and other performances is at nytimes.com/events. ★ METROPOLITAN OPERA (all ...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 07:47:00 GMT
The phrase "Peak Melbourne" gets a workout these days but, round of applause ladies and gentlemen, it looks like we've made it. Hundreds of music fans have gathered around a cassette player in a Fitzroy laneway to hear the highly anticipated new album ...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 00:15:00 GMT
Kabul (AFP) - Short and upright in his grey suit, Wahidullah enchants his audience as his fingers dance over the piano keys. The 20-year-old used to sell chewing gum in the streets of Kabul, until he passed an audition at the Afghan National Institute of ...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 01:44:00 GMT
After 15 years, music-discovery company Shazam Entertainment Ltd. finally is turning an operating profit—but not thanks to music. Shazam, which counts hundreds of millions of active users and an app that is been downloaded 1 billion times, is earning ...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:48:00 GMT
YouTube announced today that it has hired a very powerful tool which the company clearly hopes will help in its ongoing war with the music industry, which it needs to end soon. Lyor Cohen, a man who has been working in the music industry for over three ...
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 09:24:00 GMT
(CNN)When "Luke Cage" showrunner Cheo Hodari Coker was a student at Stanford University in the early 1990s, he and some friends would DJ parties. For those parties, they had two different sets; a "cross over crate" they thought contained music white ...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:18:00 GMT
The writer of the international hit 1234 and a former member of The Avalanches are among the first time nominees for the awards recognising composers for film and TV. Sally and Darren Seltmann are hardly music industry novices: she a highly credentialled ...