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Streaming music service closes its doors after lengthy legal battle with rights holders, and says: ‘Despite best of intentions, we made very serious mistakes’<p>Streaming music service Grooveshark has shut down as part of the settlement following its loss of a copyright-infringement lawsuit brought by …

Intellectual Property

What Live Nation's Bonnaroo Buy Means for Indie Festivals

The live-music business shifts from independent players to global promoters as multi-day events boom.<p>The large festival business, once an opportunity …

Festivals

As vinyl makes a comeback, this startup lets anyone crowdfund an LP

While the vast majority of people consume their music digitally, a small but steadily increasing number of collectors, audiophiles, and …

Official Charts Company introduce Vinyl Chart for the first time in chart history

Noel Gallagher revealed to be artist behind the biggest selling vinyl album and single so far this year<p>The Official Charts Company have announced the …

Selling

Now That It’s Growing, the Music Industry Finally Forgives the Internet

<i>Photo: Rob Pegoraro for Yahoo Tech</i><p>Good news, everyone! The recording industry no longer thinks the Internet will kill it.<p>“The wholesale value of the …

The Music Industry’s 6:1 Ratio

One of the many things that the digital revolution has done to the music industry is to create and accentuate a number of imbalances. Imbalances that …

Senator Lee's Judiciary Committee Hearing Could Protect the Future of Streaming Music

Several months ago, I warned of the looming problem facing the streaming music industry if the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) and other performing right organizations are freed from the “consent decree” issued by the Justice Department in 1941 to ensure a competitive …

From Now On, New Albums Will Be Released On Friday Globally

After several months of heated debate that involved almost everyone in the music industry from major labels to independent record stores, the business seems to have come to a decision about when new albums should be released around the world. If you’re looking forward to running out and purchasing …

How To Rip Tunes From Vinyl To MP3 (Without Them Sounding Like Junk)

If you’re returning to DJing as a digital DJ but still have a vinyl collection, or are considering making the switch but are scared about what on …

Starbucks to Stop Selling CDs

Starbucks, the coffee giant with over 21,000 retail stores throughout the world, will stop stocking and selling physical compact discs, has …

The CD was dying, and Starbucks just killed it

If you're a person born after 1995 who's gone to Starbucks lately, you may have seen some strange objects for sale near the cash register. Thin, …

Selling

Pop Psychology: Could Fall Out Boy’s ‘Centuries’ be the track that saves rock ‘n’ roll?

<b>It was Fall Out Boy’s last album that claimed they were going to Save Rock and Roll, but it’s their latest, American Psycho/American Beauty, that’s</b> …

Lemur Wants to Hug Bunnies

Behind The Deals That Brought Back Brooklyn's Beloved Kings Theatre

From it's grand debut in 1929 through its last picture show in 1977, and through decades of neglect since, the Kings Theatre rose in all its ornate …

Redding Record Searchlight

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The secret policy war at the Grammys

LOS ANGELES – As pop stars from Sam Smith to Iggy Azalea gather before the cameras on the Grammys red carpet on Sunday, a quiet war over the music industry’s future is taking place on the other side of the country, in a series of obscure proceedings playing out in Washington.<p>A virtually unknown …

Super Bowl tickets are most expensive ever

This year's Super Bowl tickets are the most expensive ever. And the price continues to climb.<p>The average ticket price so far is $3,554 -- about $1,000 more than last year, according to SeatGeek, which tracks online sales.<p>SeatGeek analyst Connor Gregoire said he does not expect the price for the few …

Super Bowl Halftime Show Performers: What the Album Sales Boost Looks Like

When Katy Perry takes center stage at this year's Super Bowl halftime show, she'll have more eyes on her at once than ever before in an already …