Funding an album in a jazz-improv kind of way

May 1, 2014
Jazz musician Lauren Kinhan decided to go online to crowdsource the money for her newly released solo album.
Posted In: Music, jazz, crowdsource, crowdfund, kickstarter

Twitter to list which music is most tweeted about

Mar 27, 2014
After the failure of their music app, Twitter tries to get back in the game.
Posted In: Twitter, apps, Music, billboard

Neil Young: Good music is like an amazing drug

Mar 13, 2014
You can almost imagine vinyl lovers of all ages picking it up.
Posted In: Neil Young, Music, ipod

What partying taught Andrew W.K. about money

Mar 7, 2014
"Money spent on getting wasted is never wasted."
Posted In: Music, partying, Commentary

Why buy? Memories of a music consumer

Mar 7, 2014
Earlier this year, Billboard reported the first drop in digital music sales since the iTunes store made its debut in 2003. CD sales continued their steady decline and overall album sales experienced an 8.4% drop.
Posted In: Music, buying music, consumer, CD, mp3

Orchestra 2.0: Symphonies beat cable to a la carte

Mar 5, 2014
How a business built on sitting still and listening to old music is adapting to the new market.
Posted In: orchestra, Music

Marketplace Music: Our very own music station

Feb 21, 2014
Listen to some of our favorite tunes.
Posted In: Music

In New Orleans, learning music by watching the feet

Feb 10, 2014
An app to helps others learn music.
Posted In: Music, New Orleans, jazz, music education

'Meet the Beatles,' 50 years later

Jan 20, 2014
Fifty years ago today, Capitol Records released the Beatles' first album, "Meet the Beatles."
Posted In: The Beatles, Music

From Hendrix to Handel

Jan 1, 2014
What does rock musician Jimi Hendrix have in common with Baroque composer George Frideric Handel? An address for starters, and now -- a museum.
Posted In: Music, Jimi Hendrix, handel