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SoundCloud Reportedly Close To Selling Stakes In The Company

07/30/2017, With more music streaming services entering the market, such as Apple Music which has the resources, experience, and connections of Apple, it isn’t surprising that some of the smaller music services that were around before are having a hard time trying...

Late Heavy-Metal Singer Will Tour The World In Hologram Form

07/28/2017, Over the years, we’ve lost many great and talented musicians, which means that those who are fans will never see them perform again, and those who are too young will never really fully grasp what legends these musicians are. However it seems that in...

Jazz Musician To Write & Record An Album While On Facebook Live

07/27/2017, When one writes and records a music album, it’s usually a process that might take weeks, months, or even a year. However in the case of Grammy-award-winning singer-songwriter and jazz bassist Esperanza Spalding, she is planning something else entirely,...

Researchers Believe They Know Why ‘Gangnam Style’ Became Viral

07/26/2017, Psy’s “Gangnam Style” is a worldwide phenomenon where upon its release, it spread like wildfire to the point where even YouTube’s view counter could not keep up. It was also the first YouTube video to hit the 1 billion mark, but given that Psy has...

Australia To Open Its First Vinyl Factory In 30 Years

07/21/2017, The demand for vinyl appears to be on the rise. We’re not sure why, maybe because of the hipster trend where retro is suddenly cool again, but regardless of the reason, it’s hard to deny that there is an increasing demand for vinyl audio recordings....

Google Home Will Now Play Uploaded Songs From Play Music

07/13/2017, While Google Home is a perfectly fine device and a good alternative to the Amazon Echo, especially if you prefer Google’s services, there are some limitations when it comes to music playback, where for now users have been limited to playing songs in the...

Wiz Khalifa Dethrones Psy For Most-Viewed YouTube Video

07/11/2017, When Psy’s Gangnam Style broke onto the scene several years ago, it achieved something that no YouTube video has ever achieved when it broke YouTube’s view counter. It went on to become the most-viewed YouTube video in history, but it looks like that...

Guitar Maker Fender Launches Digital Lesson Platform

07/09/2017, If you’ve ever picked up an instrument or studied music in general, you know that there’s a bunch of theory involved in it, such as what notes are flat or sharp within a particular scale, what kind of chord progressions work best, what kind of chord...

Jay-Z’s Tidal-Exclusive Album Goes Platinum Within A Week

07/05/2017, As you might have heard, hip-hop artist Jay-Z recently released his latest album “4:44” on his music streaming platform Tidal where it was an exclusive. It was a questionable move given that Tidal isn’t exactly the dominant music streaming platform,...

Google Offer 4 Month Free Trials For Play Music & YouTube Red

06/30/2017, A lot of companies offer free trials before you sign up for a new service, which is completely understandable since why would you want to pay for a service that you don’t know whether you’ll end up liking or using, right? The length of these trials...

Sony Will Be Starting Up Vinyl Production Again

06/30/2017, When it comes to music consumption, it’s safe to say that many of us are turning to digital versus physical. This is because digital is easier to manage, we can bring entire libraries out with us, and they take up much less space. For the...