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Record industry fights piracy with new global release day

Feb 27, 2015
You may not know it, but different countries used to have different release days for new albums.
Posted In: album, Music, piracy
Composer Alexandre Desplat.

2 nods, 1 category: Alexandre Desplat on scoring big

Feb 6, 2015
The composer on collaboration, the joys of his job and not worrying about Oscar.
Posted In: Entertainment, Music, Oscars

Shazam CEO: Introducing visual 'Shazaming'

Jan 14, 2015
Plus, listen to CEO Rich Riley's 'Bad Day at Work' playlist
Posted In: shazam, Music, music industry, digital music
Gibson's iconic Les Paul guitars.

Gibson CEO: We're so much more than guitars

Dec 16, 2014
Iconic guitar company moves into headphone business, leases Tower Records building in L.A.
Posted In: guitars, Les Paul, Music

The music of politics

Oct 31, 2014
Meet one of the people behind the political campaign curtain.
Posted In: politics, election, Music
Left, Apple CEO Tim Cook greets the crowd with U2 singer Bono, right, during an Apple announcement event in September. iTunes sent every user a free, automatic download of the band's new album "Songs of Innocence."

Bono apologizes for free iTunes album

Oct 16, 2014
Automatic download of newest U2 album "Songs of Innocence" angered some users
Posted In: itunes, bono, Music

Record labels try their luck at comedy

Oct 12, 2014
Record labels are relying on comedy as music sales continue to decline.
Posted In: comedy, Music, record label

Quincy Jones on Clark Terry, a godfather of jazz

Oct 2, 2014
Terry was known for integrating "The Tonight Show" Band back in 1960, and taught jazz to Miles Davis, Winton Marsalis and Quincy Jones.
Posted In: Music, jazz, documentary

The Airbnb of classical music

Sep 25, 2014
Where startup meets Schubert.
Posted In: startup, Arts, Music
Glenn Ragland jazz musician and poet

When the going gets rough, some sell poems

Sep 15, 2014
A story of an out-of-work jazz drummer who is trying to make it work.
Posted In: poetry, Economy, business, Music

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