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Revenge Of The Record Labels: How The Majors Renewed Their Grip On Music

Last October SoundCloud–a free music-streaming service with a massive 175 million monthly users–appeared to be running out of cash. News broke that the Berlin-based company had lost $29.2 million in 2013, and when a rumored $2 billion buyout bid by Twitter fell through, it looked like music’s …

The Cure

Besides providing a blueprint for two generations of bands (the Smashing Pumpkins, Brand New) and two generations of subgenres (90’s alternative, early 00’s emo) Robert Smith and the Cure made it okay for two generations of teens to mope. Propelled by Smith’s literate, bi-polar, surrealism and …

Classic rock and the big arena show: Who will pack the stadiums when the legacy acts retire?

<b>Mick Jagger (Reuters/Juan Medina)</b><p>The Stones, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen — these guys can’t play on the road forever. What then?<p>Annie Zaleski<p>April 9, 2015 10:59pm (UTC)<p>On Monday, tickets go on sale for the Rolling Stones' ZIP CODE tour, the band's first North American road trip in nearly a …

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Jon Bon Jovi enlisted for new reality show If I Wasn’t a Rock Star

Ever wondered how your favourite rock star would pay the rent had they not hit the big time? Jon Bon Jovi’s aiming to delve into the ambitions of some famous names for a new reality television show entitled If I Wasn’t a Rock Star.<p>According to Variety, the Bon Jovi frontman will be partnering with …

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How Nirvana Unintentionally Ruined Rock and Roll

From day one, everything about Nirvana screamed rock legend, and it's a legend that's persisted. The trio perfected the angst-filled rebellion …

Why the Rock Hall of Fame Should Go Dark for 5 Years

Esquire's music correspondent argues how we can save the Hall of Fame before it's too late.<p>We must draw the line at Billy Corgan. But it'd be okay too if your point of demarcation was Kid Rock. It's always been a little inane, but also fun, to argue about the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. On the one …

Resurrecting 'Guitar Hero' through live rock and robots

<i>Guitar Hero Live</i> is trying to pull off one of the most difficult acts in rock and roll: the return to relevance. Not just a reunion tour feeding off nostalgic fans looking to recapture the good, old days of 2005, but a bona fide resurrection. After a five-year hiatus for the series, FreeStyleGames …