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The Beatles 'did not spark a musical revolution in America'

A new study suggests that the Beatles may have been given too much credit for the musical revolution which started in the US in 1964<p>When The Beatles burst onto the US music scene with ‘I Want To Hold Your Hand’ in February 1964 they were credited with sparking a British Invasion across The Atlantic.<p>…

The Isley Brothers

It’s not just David Byrne and Radiohead: Spotify, Pandora and how streaming music kills jazz and classical

More musicians are taking aim at the rates paid by Spotify and Pandora, and warning whole genres are in danger<p>After years in which tech-company hype has drowned out most other voices, the frustration of musicians with the digital music world has begun to get a hearing. We know now that many rockers …

The Ultimate Seminar for those wanting a career in the music industry

Panels made up of people such as Rizzle Kicks manager and Christina Aguilera's producer give advice for those starting out<p>About a decade ago, Jamie Binns was in the audience of the Ultimate Seminar in London. Last year he was on stage on a panel himself, after successfully managing the careers of …

Seven Ways Musicians Make Money Off YouTube

Here's how the video streaming site is profitable ... for those who find an audience<p>You'd think because "The Internet" equals "music piracy," your …

Music Industry

Someone built a ginormous Lego stadium, and it’ll blow your mind

I have a nephew who is a whiz with Legos. He can build anything: a train, motorcycles, small villages, and this one time, something that looked liked …

Lego

The 10 best legal wrangles in pop – in pictures

Claim and counterclaims in the high court of rock'n'roll, involving Jennifer Nelson and the song Happy Birthday, Neil Young, Courtney Love Cobain and Morrissey among others

Free Music

The last thing I expected to see crop up in accounts of WikiLeaks whistleblower Bradley Manning's ongoing trial was mention of our petty problems in the music business.<p>But lo and behold, when the defense called an expert to testify on the relationship between WikiLeaks and the traditional media-- …

Music Legend Huey Lewis Explains Why Pre-Recorded Music At Sports Stadiums Should Be Banned

A lot of you will probably watch the All-Star Game.<p>I have a gig, otherwise I would too. But as a sports fan who knows a little about music, I have to get something off my chest: Can we all agree it's time to ban most, if not all, pre-recorded music from sporting events? The fairly recent (in …

Lou Reed

Sleigh Bells Go On The Ride Of Their Life In “Favorite Transgressions”

Music<p>Your trusted destination for top music news, music industry information, and concert details.<p>TRL<p>Don't shop under the influence<p>Rock<p>He dropped the …

Hernandez case was a matter of time

It would be a mistake to dismiss the monstrous allegations facing Aaron Hernandez as an aberration that says nothing about American sports and …

Aaron Hernandez

The 10 Best Songs We Heard This Week: The Julie Ruin, Neko Case

It’s Friday, which means we are contemplating the weekend ahead and also, as ever, rounding up the best songs we’ve heard this week. This week saw …

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