Streaming audio platform Soundcloud has inked a licensing deal with indie label licensing group Merlin, which represents 20.000 independent labels, including Epitaph, Pias, Warp Records and Ninja…
Much like how Twitter users are able to embed photos, videos and gifs directly into tweets, the social media platform is making it possible to embed audio as well in a new partnership with Soundcloud…
Elmore Leonard, the bestselling novelist whose works were adapted into numerous films, including "Get Shorty," "Jackie Brown," "Out of Sight" and "3:10 to Yuma," and who also penned original…
A few weeks back, Thom Yorke and Nigel Godrich did Spotify a big favor: They got every music blog and major newspaper to write about the service.
Insiders believe that there's no revolution in terrestrial radio because the owners know it's headed into the dumper. They're just milking it for all they can before it falls off a cliff.
Microsoft's Surface Pro, the most powerful tablet on the market, is designed to handle much of the computing needs in the office — from word processing to Photoshop — and easily connects to larger…
The global EDM Industry is now worth more than $4.5 billion. Wasn't the music business supposed to be dead?
An interesting if accidental companion piece to recent docu hit "Searching for Sugar Man" -- in which a U.S. musician unwittingly helped fuel anti-apartheid sentiments in 1970s South Africa -- "Punk…
Silicon Valley has relinquished some ground to Silicon Beach, but both technology hubs are still haunted by digital investments from years past.
Songkick, the online concert info database that claims 6 million users, has launched Tourbox, an artist-oriented service that syncs an artist's concert tour info across a broad array of fan-friendly…
With the mainstreaming of electronic dance music, the industry has had to confront a number of challenges adapting DJ culture to more established digital music platforms. Not the least of these…