• Apple Music will make Spotify totally irrelevant within a year — here's why

    Apple just killed Spotify's business on iOS. Spotify may keep its current 20 million users...

    Business Insider
  • Skrillex Announces Youth Charity Program for Upcoming Train Tour

    Skrillex announced a new charity project Wednesday in partnership with Bridges for Music that will donate thousands of dollars worth of Pioneer music equipment to local youth music centers along the route of his Full Flex Express train tour this month.

    Billboard
  • The new Disclosure video is one quarter of a dark sci-fi short

    With its breezy two-step garage beat, bubbly synths, and soulful vocals from Gregory Porter, "Holding On" sure does sound like Disclosure. "We wanted to create something very different with our music videos this time around," Disclosure said on Twitter. Caracal is also the name of Disclosure's…

    The Verge
  • Major iTunes 12.2 Bug Is Ruining Music Libraries

    A day after the launch of Apple Music, users are reporting an iTunes bug that is wrecking music libraries by scrambling artists, albums and tracks.Apple's tagline, "All your music in one place," implied there was finally a solution to having your music spread out across different services and…

    Huffington Post
  • Facebook is talking with music labels, but why?

    Facebook has held talks with the major labels about "getting into music," multiple sources tell The Verge. Facebook has spoken with Sony Music Entertainment, Universal Music Group, and Warner Music Group about its interest in music, but to what extent the social network wants to get involved is…

    The Verge
  • Dillon Francis Aims to Enliven Moombahton With 'This Mixtape Is Fire' EP

    When his radio-friendly debut album dropped last year, Dillon Francis endured accusations of selling out from some fans who missed the moombahton sound that made him. But now dance music's joker has earned the last laugh.

    Billboard
  • Some Spotify Services Down After Apple Music Launch

    UPDATE: 3:20 p.m. -- A Spotify spokesman told The Huffington Post Wednesday afternoon that service has been restored.Spotify is scrambling following the launch of Apple Music.The popular music streaming service has been unable to process either new sign-ups or subscription cancellations in the…

    Huffington Post
  • Does Pandora stand a chance against Apple Music?

    Pandora has long been the most popular music streaming service. In a survey last year, it had a...

    Business Insider
  • How G-Eazy Proved His Haters Wrong

    Even though G-Eazy didn't have a record deal at the time he penned "Far Alone," he still had plenty to brag about. Without major label support, he managed to produce quality music, impressive high concept music videos and generate millions of YouTube plays.

    Live Nation
  • Thom Yorke hates Spotify but his albums are on Apple Music

    Apple Music is clearly striking a chord with artists. As Stereogum points out, Yorke's solo albums are available on Apple Music, even though he's pulled them from Spotify, Rdio, and other streaming services. Radiohead's In Rainbows as well as Yorke's album with Atoms for Peace are also streaming…

    The Verge
  • Apple Music's Goal: Some Subscribers Now, Lots of Hardware Sales Later

    Will Apple Music turn around the record business? It has the same answer as the question, Will Apple Music help Apple sell more iPhones and laptops? There are some guesses but little certainty to both questions.

    Billboard
  • Northern Nights Music Festival Releases New LabRat Mix And Extends Late-Night Music Hours

    More than just a concert, music festivals have created a world of new experiences where human bonds are strengthened and memories are forged. They encourage and inspire us to nurture the temples which are our bodies, care for each other, care for all creatures and care for the planet that we live…

    Huffington Post
  • Luke Bryan Sets Dates for Annual Farm Tour

    Luke Bryan, the son of a Georgia peanut farmer, revisits his family's farming roots again as the country superstar has announced his seventh annual Luke Bryan Farm Tour, kicking off in Fort Wayne, Indiana, on September 30th. Like last year's trek, this year's itinerary includes eight stops, four…

    Rolling Stone
  • BIGBANG Appear Anything But 'Sober' in Wild New Video

    A new month is upon us which means it's time for another pair of BIGBANG singles. The boys are back with "Sober," which comes accompanied with another wild visual, along with the ballad "If You."

    Billboard
  • Chris Christie's Presidential Bid: Will Other New Jersey Musicians Give the Governor Their Songs?

    Smithereens singer Pat DiNizio was out in Scotch Plains, New Jersey on a shopping errand, when he noticed a “big commotion”: New Jersey Governor Chris Christie was heading to a fundraiser for a teen with a physical disability and a crowd was starting to gather.

    Billboard
  • Classical musicians sing employment blues

    A growing number of music schools emphasize business and entrepreneurship skills.

    USA TODAY
  • How This British Drum And Bass Act Is Redefining Music

    They may be loud on stage, but the boys of Rudimental are rather soft-spoken in real life. Made up of Amir Amor, Kesi Dryden, Piers Agget and DJ Locksmith, the British drum and bass band is not for the weak-hearted. Their sound threatens to completely redefine live performance with their eclectic…

    Huffington Post
  • How to avoid being charged by Apple Music after the free trial

    Apple Music is finally here, along with a free three month trial to let anyone give it a listen. But what if you don't want to be on the hook for a $10 a month subscription fee on September 30? Or, what ...

    Engadget