Jun 14, 2013 Documentary filmmaker Jennifer Nelson is challenging the copyright to the happy birthday song after being asked to pay $1,500 to Warner Music to use the tune in her film.
May 31, 2013 The summer concert tour season is under way. How important financially are these tours for bands?
May 17, 2013 From "The Payback" by James Brown to The Smiths' "I Don't Owe You Anything" to "Bills, Bills, Bills" by Destiny's Child, we've compiled a playlist of tunes all about borrowing and lending.
Apr 26, 2013 In just a decade, Apple's music-buying service has redefined the music industry and the way we listen.
Apr 23, 2013 New data show that the Daft Punk's "Get Lucky" is now the most streamed song on Spotify. Which got us thinking, even though the way we listen to music has changed, the tune has not.
Apr 17, 2013 iTunes still dominates the music download arena, but Amazon is coming on, and other competitors are in the wings.
May 31, 2013 If you're going to Coachella, you'll want to pack some tech supplies to capture the moment and stay connected. Here are 8 apps to try out this season.
Stacey Vanek Smith
Apr 8, 2013 From punk rock to TV satires such as Spitting Image, many of those who set out to pillory Margaret Thatcher for her policies made a nice living doing so. Listen to the soundtrack that hate created.
Mar 27, 2013 Music streaming hasn’t turned out to be the big money maker Spotify hoped for. So now the question for Spotify is what else it could stream. Videos are a proven way to get people paying for content.