• 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
  • Does Music Give You Math Skills? It's a Tricky Equation

    Naomi Eide is a master's student in the Philip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland, College Park. Denny Gulick began playing piano at age 4. When Gulick was 5, his father gave him math multiplication tables that extended up to 16, and taught him pi to 15 decimal places,…

    LiveScience.com
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • How To Cancel Apple Music's Automatic Subscription Renewal

    Don't get caught-out by the dreaded auto-renewal...

    Forbes
  • Charli XCX Calls Latest Album 'Raw' and 'Unapologetic'

    On Sunday, July 5, starting at 5:15 a.m. PT/8:15 a.m. ET, Yahoo Live will live stream Charli XCX and others from the New Look Wireless Festival in London.

    Live Nation
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    Drama Queen (Behind The Scenes)

    Music video by Ivy Queen performing Drama Queen (Behind The Scenes). (C) 2010 Machete Music

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  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Classical musicians sing employment blues

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

    USA TODAY
  • 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