Heidi N. Moore
Jul 9, 2012 Fender Musical Instruments, whose electric guitars fueled the rise of rock and roll, is going public to tap new music markets in India and China.
Jul 9, 2012 Is a computer of yours other than the one you’re reading this on not connecting to the Internet this morning? Plus, aliens come to earth and they love Andy Gibb.
Jul 5, 2012 An up-tempo pop dance beat can't hurt, and neither can a star's viral video.
May 31, 2012 Madonna begins her worldwide summer tour today in Israel. Shows have already sold out around the world. But what if you're not Madonna? How do you make money on tour?
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 30, 2012 In an effort to revive their brand image and win back market share from Coke, Pepsi is launching a new, hip partnership with Twitter that will include free songs for download and live-streaming music concerts.
May 1, 2012 Audio branding is moving beyond television and electronics into banks and appliances as companies seek to build consumer allegiance through sound.
Apr 17, 2012 The battle over a new bill heats up. Plus, what are the hippest music cities in the world? You'll never guess.
Apr 13, 2012 Former disc jockey and current Marketplace reporter Bob Moon shares 1040-themed songs over the decades.
Apr 12, 2012 New Orleans has long been a music Mecca, but it has surprisingly little infrastructure for the business side of the industry. To help fill this gap, two hip-hop entrepreneurs have been sharing the gospel of copyright and licensing with local musicians and producers.