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A life devoted to music

A single word occupied the mind of a young pianist who was trying to make her way in the world of music: France. What this Cuban pianist never imagined was that the first stop on her way to the old continent would be North America. It’s 1967 and Tania León has the illusion of finding […]

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Taylor Swift Makes History at 2022 American Music Awards as Most Awarded Actor | Entertainment

Taylor Swift swept the American Music Awards chart, winning all six awards she was nominated for. The pop megastar took home the night’s biggest prize, Artist of the Year, for the seventh time and his re-recording “Red (Taylor’s Version)” was crowned Favorite Pop Album and Favorite Country Album. Taylor’s music video for ‘All Too Well […]

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The Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame Museum Celebrates the Achievements of Long Island Artists

STONY BROOK, NY — Long Island is set to have a Music and Entertainment Hall of Fame Museum to honor and preserve Long Island’s musical heritage. It opens Nov. 25, and CBS2’s Carolyn Gusoff got a sneak peek at the work in progress. Twenty years later, the music lovers who established the Long Island Music […]

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“Nature is metal”: the artist fuses volcanoes and heavy metal music

What do volcanoes and light bulbs have in common? Besides looking bright and hot, they’re featured in two art gallery shows in Los Angeles right now. Artist Cauleen Smith’s exhibition, “My Caldera”, is presented at the Morán Morán Gallery on Western Avenue and Melrose Avenue. Caldera is the Spanish word for the depression that occurs […]

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Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra Announces 2023 MAC Music Innovator

American bassist Endea Owens received the residency that highlights the music of black leaders in classical music Created in 2018, the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra‘s (CSO) MAC Music Innovator is a year-long residency that supports emerging black artists in classical music. As a 2023 recipient, Endea Owens will work with students and engage in community partnerships, […]

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Will the globalization of music break new artists? dhruv proves he can

dhruv’s international roots have helped it establish key audience strongholds in Trigger City markets, fueling its explosion on the global stage. by Michelle Yuen of Chartmetric If any artist embodies the globalization of music, it’s dhruv. Born in London to Indian parents, dhruv grew up in Singapore, studied statistics and data science at Yale University, […]

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Monica Uscategui Launches New Music Royalties Division at

MIAMI, Nov. 10, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Monica Uscategui, Managing Partner at Greenlight Financial, is launching a new branch within the accounting firm: Music business accounting. The service handles everything from monthly financial reconciliations to planning and preparing tax returns. Music royalty accounting is a niche industry in the local industry, but there is a […]

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The Next Long-Tail Slaughter | Music Industry Blog

When governments plan to introduce controversial new policies, they prepare the ground in advance (dropping hints in speeches, briefing journalists privately, etc.), so that by the time the new policy finally arrives , it does not seem so controversial. A similar process is currently taking place in the music sector. The the greatest executives of […]

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What is “pop music” and why isn’t it the same today?

“Popular” is a word we use to describe what’s hot, trending or trending. Like language, fashions change. Flashing coaches who once got the playground rule would undoubtedly face a shower of abuse in the adult office environment. The fashion today is tomorrow’s madness. Much like fashion, the music we consider popular has evolved over the […]

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Who’s headlining the Carolina Country Music Fest?

Country Music Hall of Fame inductees Brooks & Dunn will headline the Carolina Country Music Fest in Mrytle Beach on June 8, 2023. Provided Provided Legendary country music duo Brooks & Dunn will perform in Myrtle Beach this summer as part of the annual Carolina Country Music Festival, rounding out a main bill that includes […]

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Bruce Springsteen laments how tough the music industry is on new artists | Q104.3

Bruce Springsteen is grateful to have started music when he did, noting that the business is more complicated than ever for new artists. Talk to howard stern in a recent interview, Springsteen discussed the evolution of music since he started performing in the 60s to today. On the one hand, The Boss says that music […]

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Nettwerk Music Group – Director, Creative Partnerships and Strategy (remote) (CA + US)

Director, Creative Partnerships and Strategy Division: LabelReports to: SVP of Promotion, Sales and Streaming StrategyResponsible for: Digital Retail/Platform Promotion Strategy, Planning and ExecutionLocation: Remote ~ Canada/US About the role The Director is responsible for developing partnerships and designing innovative strategies to ensure the success of the company’s artists in music streaming services. This includes maintaining […]

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Becky G, Ozuna and more – Billboard

From career milestones and new music releases to major announcements and more, Billboard editors highlight the latest trending news in Latin music every week. Here’s what’s been happening in the Latin music world this week. Explore See the latest videos, graphics and news See the latest videos, graphics and news Becky G and Latin Grammys […]

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MUSIC: Banjo artists will come to the Bushnell this weekend | Free time

HARTFORD — Grammy-winning duo Béla Fleck and Abigail Washburn will bring their banjo artistry to Bushnell’s Belding Theater on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets start at $47. For more information, call 860-987-5900, visit the Bushnell Box Office at 166 Capitol Ave., or go to: Bushnell.org HARTFORD — Concora will perform Bach’s Six Motets on Saturday […]

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The Best Musical Artist Halloween Costumes of 2022

Halloween is just around the corner! In the spirit of the spooky season, many musical artists are celebrating early with costume reveals – whether as Pamela Anderson in Barbed wirea nurse or something completely different. Keep scrolling for the best Halloween costumes from your favorite musicians this year. Megan you stallion began on October 1, […]

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How to Create a Smart Playlist in Apple Music

Creating a playlist of your favorite tracks is a great way to listen to the songs you crave anytime. What if you could create a playlist that automatically updates with your favorite artists, new albums, or most popular songs in the Music app? With Apple Music app on Macyou can create a smart playlist that […]

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Cornelia Jakobs’ brilliant Eurovision follow-up “Rise”

Cornelia Jacobs NEW MUSIC REVIEW: Swedish Eurovision 2022 entrant Cornelia Jakobs has released her first single since finishing fourth in Turin at this year’s contest – and it’s a gem. “Rise” was released on October 7, after Jakobs launched it during his recent European tour over the northern summer. This is an anthemic track and […]

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Graham Nash brings his past into the present | Music

Graham Nash: Still the same artist half a century later. Bags & Co. Graham Nash was already a celebrated singer, songwriter and musician when he appeared alongside David Crosby, Stephen Stills and Neil Young at the Woodstock Festival in August 1969. It was the supergroup’s second public appearance, but seven years before Nash co-founded The […]

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These 10 Latin American sound artists expand what mood music can be

As Microhm, Garcia focuses on the immersive capabilities of sound art. Curvature, a joint EP with producer Rogelio Sosa released earlier this year, is a caliginous and dense collection of ambient pieces about artistic intuition. Last years Space-Time Mossan experimental EP made with modular synths, survey new wave elements and 80s vibes in a “narrative […]

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T-Cage Talks Musical Ambition – Solomon Star News

THERE are many talented local island musicians who have never been exposed or are still building their musical careers. And it’s not that easy to come out of a nutshell to become famous by creating good music. “Having a unique voice, a good studio with quality sounds backed by a music producer who understands music, […]

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Best ways to market your music independently while staying on a budget…

When it comes to the music industry, it’s often difficult to find services that benefit both the creators of this lucrative industry. As the music industry gets more saturated day by day… Dallas, United States – October 13, 2022 — Have you ever been to a concert and thought, “Wow, that was awesome!” But then […]

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The teachers of the School of Music present a new piano during the reunion concert

October 11, 2022 When a trio of talented pianists perform at the professional series Returning concert on Thursday, October 13, they will be joined in the spotlight by the new star of the Brandon University School of Music (BU). The Brandon […]

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Harry Styles’ “Music For A Sushi Restaurant” Hits Top 10 On Pop Radio

Harry Styles – Music for a Sushi Restaurant Audio Video Screenshot | Colombia/YouTube Harry Styles’ superb pop radio run continues, as the artist scores another Top 10 on this week’s Mediabase pop radio chart. Up one spot, the artist’s “Music For A Sushi Restaurant” ranks 10th on the list. The single “Harry’s House” scored ~8,332 […]

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Spotify Fans Are Obsessed With The Color Palette That Reveals All About Their Music Taste

Every December, like clockwork, you’ll find yourself logging onto Twitter and being confronted by everyone you know posting a picture of their Spotify Wrapped. However, the latest trend for music lovers is the Spotify color palette, a graph that shows the color of your listening habits based on your top tracks from the last six […]

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Illy reunites with Warner Music and releases new music (EXCLUSIVE)

Muli-Platinum hip-hop-turned-pop star Illy is back on the Warner Music Australia roster after splitting from Sony Music, TMN can reveal. He is the third big name to move from Sony to Warner in as many years, following in the footsteps of Jessica Mauboy in December 2020 and LDRU in August this year. The Melbourne-based artist’s […]

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LeAnn Rimes Releases Powerful Music Video For ‘Spaceship,’ Filmed By Husband Eddie Cibiran

Multi-Platinum Selling Artist LeAnn Rimes released the moving official music video for his single “Spaceship” from his latest album, God’s work. The raw video was shot spontaneously by Rimes’ husband Eddie Cibrian on his iPhone on an RV trip through California. The entire project was completed in four takes and under 30 minutes, beautifully capturing […]

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Genesis sells music for $300 million: report

Genesis is selling its catalog of songs for $300 million. A deal is expected to be announced soon between the band and music group Concord, The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday. This arrangement would see Genesis and its star Phil Collins part ways with their recording and publishing rights. The deal also includes at least […]

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BaseNote lets fans invest in their favorite music artists

Countless musical artists struggle to finance the creation and promotion of their songs. For those who do, their ability to exercise control over their work is limited by their dependence on record labels. Base ratingFounded by Michael Cieslak, Mick Wollman and Nic Dahlquist in February 2021, is a music investment smartphone app allowing fans to […]

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Lizzie Rose Music Room launches GoFundMe campaign seeking funding to reopen after two years of outdoor performances

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 09/24/2022 (TUKERTON, NJ) — Since 2014, the nonprofit, volunteer-run organization Lizzie Rose Music Room offers its audience and the music community a very special selection of artists performing in an intimate setting. The 70-seat venue is located in a historic “down the coast” Victorian-era mansion, 30 […]

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The musical releases we listen to in September 2022

Spring is for new beginnings. So what better time to make a monthly list of RUSSH the team’s favorite musical releases? For our inaugural shipment, we’re bringing you a platter full of new tracks from homegrown talent like Isabella Manfredi and artists from across the divide like Jess B. Let’s not delay any longer. You […]

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One Liners: Sam Smith, Future, Smashing Pumpkins, more

Artist News Business News Deals Education & Events Concerts & Festivals Industry People Labels & Publishers Live Business One Liners Releases By Andy Malt and Chris Cooke | Posted on Wednesday, September 21, 2022 OFFERS Coming sold his catalog of songs to Influencing media partners in an eight-figure contract covering 612 works, including collaborations with […]

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Stella Chen – World’s Leading Classical Music Platform

Stella debuted with the New York Philharmonic Orchestra last February to celebrate the Lunar New Year. “A virtuosity that radiates sensitivity, soul and originality” – The string of the violin A graduate of Harvard University, the New England Conservatory, the Juilliard School and the Kronberg Academy, Stella is a former winner of the Tibor Varga […]

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Tel Aviv Arab Music Festival Brings Arab and Jewish Audiences Together

For three consecutive nights we listened to Arabic music from a wide variety of different genres at the highly successful and entertaining Arabit Festival in Jaffa which served as a testament to the diversity of contemporary Arabic music that incorporates the latest international trends and styles. and has completely transformed the traditional genre, so much […]

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The Oshawa Music Awards are fast approaching

Celebrating music in Durham Region, the 2022 OMAs take place on Thursday, September 29. Marking their fifth year of celebrating music in Durham Region, OMAs 2022 are set to take place on Thursday, September 29. They will honor artists in several categories, including Songwriter of the Year, Album of the Year, Emerging Artist or Group […]

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Lauren Daigle brings back “Behold: A Christmas Tour”

In December, two-time GRAMMY Award winner and multi-platinum selling artist Lauren Daigle will return with her annual “Behold: A Christmas Tour” celebrating the most magical time of the year. This year, Daigle will play three nights at the famed Ryman Auditorium in Nashville and two nights at the Saenger Theater in his hometown of New […]

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‘Deep in the South: A Music Maker Songbook’ Taps into America’s Aquifer

Deep in the South: A Songbook for Music Makers by Timothy Duffy, Chuck Reece and Earle Pughe [Music Maker Foundation; out Tuesday, Sep. 20] Before the Internet, learning a song took real effort. You had to say a melody by ear, find someone to teach you, or study a songbook. For mere mortals without perfect […]

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Sheppard set to write new music for Eurovision

Photo credit: SBS Eurovision Amy Sheppard of award-winning Australian pop band Sheppard spoke with Spencer Howson on 4BC 882 radio’s ‘Weekends’ about her transition as a new solo artist and writing new music for Eurovision. She shared that Sheppard is currently working on her fourth studio album, with plans to travel overseas next year to […]

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Banned & Outlawed perform during CCMA Country Music Week on Saturday night! – StrathmoreNow.com

Banned & Outlawed perform tomorrow as part of the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Country Music Week Celebration at Bottle Screw Bill’s Pub in Calgary! You can catch them from 10:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. representing Hazel Ridge Manitoba. Brothers Jon and Dan Hnatishin make up the two-person group and they are thrilled to put […]

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Headies: Highlights from Nigeria’s Prestigious Music Awards Ceremony

The long-awaited Headies 2022 awards took place in the early hours of Monday, with various afrobeat artists and high-profile celebrities in attendance. The 15th annual ceremony was held at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. It would be the first time the awards ceremony was held outside of Nigeria. Headies: BNXN […]

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Praise and Esther set to take the Nigerian gospel music scene by storm

By Rita Okoye, Lagos Gospel music singers Praise Ayomide and Esther Nweje are set to take the Nigerian gospel music scene by storm. The duo, led by AkwaAmaka Music, have been in the studios for a few months recording a tantalizing set of hit songs that would give Nigerian Christians and music lovers alike sobering. […]

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Champion launches music marketing campaign

Champion has launched a YouTube marketing campaign that aims to support local music artists in Australia and New Zealand. The new campaign follows his collaboration with Australian social enterprise HoMie and counterculture icon Smiley in May 2022. Titled “Champion Of”, the new marketing campaign includes a six-part miniseries, revealing six up-and-coming artists for the brand’s […]

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Ogranya announced as Apple Music Up Next Artist in Nigeria

Talking about the importance of Apple Music in supporting Nigerian music, Ogranya said: “Music is an art, and art deserves to be appreciated, sooner or later. To be affirmed in this way, as an Apple Music Up Next artist at this point in my career, is priceless to my journey. I am thrilled to see […]

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11APE, Turned NFT Digital Dance Act, Signs With E11EVEN Music, Delivers Debut Single, ‘Bad Girls’: Dancing Astronaut

by: Dancing Astronaut Stick August 29, 2022 We live in 2022, where the lines between real life and the ever-expanding “metaverse” continue to blur in new ways, seemingly day by day. The latest global product on the scene is 11APE – a Bored Ape Yacht Club NFT that has been rebranded as the musical act, […]

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Review of Elizabeth Leonskaja – passion, power and purpose | Classical music

Pianist Elisabeth Leonskaja will soon play at the Beethoven Festival in Bonn, the composer’s birthplace, so it was a blast for the Feast of Machynlleth to have retained it for the same program, namely the last three of his 32 sonatas, the triptych which constitutes a pinnacle of the repertoire. Machynlleth can lay claim to […]

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“And they said his music was only for taverns”

The #WayaWayachallenge, based on a song released in 2018 – featuring Team Mosha, is gaining momentum across the world as people try their hand at, quite literally, the quirky and sometimes hilarious dance moves. FILE: Screenshot of Master KG’s #WayaWaya dance challenge. Source: Twitter JOHANNESBURG – If anyone is living an artist’s dream, it’s Master […]

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Madison Beer Embarks On A New Chapter And Maintains Her Flair For Captivating Music On New Song “Dangerous”

In his own words, “Dangerous” marks the beginning of a new phase in Madison Beer’s artistic journey. “Dangerous is the start of a more honest, vulnerable and mature chapter,” Beer says. “It’s about accepting that some situations didn’t turn out the way you imagined. And it’s about questioning your own responsibility in a relationship. I’m […]

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Celso Braz merges his passion for music and his artistic talent to create original music art for printables and NFTs

The groovy and quirky artworks for music lovers can be used as home or wall decoration pieces and collected as valuable NFTs. Graphic art has become a major expression of its creativity due to the versatility of the muse or inspiration of the artist and the range of platforms for its exhibition. Graphic designers have […]

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Rooms with country music and a revamped beach room

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) – Erin Hance got the surprise of her life on Saturday, a bedroom filled with all her favorite things, including her favorite country music artist. “I didn’t know what to say at first,” Erin said. “But I’m a big fan of Luke Bryan and Carrie Underwood but I love Luke Bryan […]

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NetOne launches music and video streaming platform

By Darlington Gatsi Mobile telecommunications company, Netone has taken steps to eliminate piracy with the launch of the Rumbidzo/Khulekani digital music and video streaming platform, designed for gospel musicians. The streaming platform allows gospel artists to upload their music and is only available to Netone subscribers. This complements existing streaming platforms like YouTube and Spotify […]

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Ticketmaster’s dynamic pricing infuriates music fans. Who is to blame?

You may have heard of the The Great Bruce Springsteen Ticket Debacle. After a six-year drought on the Boss Tour, tickets went on sale and fans suddenly found themselves staring at $4,000 price tags. Born to sob! What was to blame? In two words: dynamic pricing, the same phenomenon of supply and demand controlled by […]

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How artists exploit lax metadata protections by streaming services

Although the exact number is disputed, in what has now become an infamous statistic, at a minimum, music streaming services (“DSPs”) ingest tens of thousands of new tracks every day. At such a scale, metadata becomes a very tricky subject; DSPs, at the mercy of the quality of information provided to them, sift through an […]

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Local News: Tad Robinson to wrap up 2022 Summer Music Festival season (8/15/22)

The Greencastle Summer Music Festival concludes its 2022 summer season with the Tad Robinson Band. Internationally acclaimed blues singer and harmonica player Robinson and fellow musicians Kevin Anker (Hammond organ), Paul Holdman (guitar/vocals) and Brian Yarde (drums) will perform at 7.30pm on Wednesday at Gobin Church at Seminary and Locust streets in Greencastle. There is […]

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Multi-platinum music producer Brandon Edward Pugh’s hip-hop taste in “Commas on Commas” is nothing short of outstanding

“Commas on Commas” (Feat. Loso Loaded & Derty Racks) (DailyMusicRoll Editorial): – California, USA August 13, 2022 (Issuewire.com) – Different performing and presenting styles from different artists shed light on the musical genre of hip-hop. Likewise, the hip-hop artist, 50 kick beats have a charisma of their own. The artist’s popular song “Comma over comma” […]

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Blockchain Music App ‘Single’ Announces Collaboration with Shopify, Standardizing NFTs for Creators

By Christos Makridis Creatives ranging from artists to musicians to podcasters have experienced a renaissance over the past decade with the rise of social media and other digital tools. But aside from those going viral, making a living as a creative isn’t easy — until now. Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) allowed creatives to connect directly with […]

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Dances in the park, bonsai in a brewery and new music festival

The New York company Cornfield Dance comes Rockport for a series of free and paid performances in mid-August. Cornfield Dance will host two public performances at Millbrook Meadow Park on August 18 at 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. The dancers will be spread out over the 4 acres of the park and will host question-and-answer […]

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Tributes pour in for the film, the music icon

Olivia Newton-John died Monday at the age of 73, according to her family, prompting an array of social media users to post tributes to the film and music icon online. “Dame Olivia Newton-John (73) passed away peacefully this morning at her ranch in Southern California, surrounded by family and friends. We ask that everyone respect […]

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How Justin Blau’s startup Web3 is trying to disrupt the music industry

Justin Blau, also known as DJ 3LAU, is the co-founder and CEO of startup Web3 Royal. The platform allows fans to purchase token royalties on songs or albums from their favorite artists. Of the $42 billion in annual revenue generated by the music industry, 12% goes to artists. In his high school yearbook, Justin Blau’s […]

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The Joliet Blues Festival is “an enjoyable evening of blues music in a beautiful setting.” – Shaw Local

Whether you’re a loyal blues fan or new to the genre, consider coming to Joliet Blues Festival 2022 on August 13th. The one-day event, which began in 2018, runs from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theater, 201 W. Jefferson St. in Joliet. It features local and national blues […]

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A budding young artist who brings new colors to electronic dance music – Riley Cardoza Music unveils a new single

Channeling the best of both worlds, Riley Cardoza Music’s high-energy mix “The Rise of Darkness” is an uplifting, upbeat and dynamic musical record. A fantastic newcomer, charged with a burning passion to embrace his own individuality and uniqueness, Riley Cardoza Music is quite the phenomenon. The young artist heralds a new era in the beloved […]

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40 Days and 40 Nights of Gospel Music at the Ark Encounter will run until September 10

The world’s largest Christian music festival is making an encore this year at the Ark Encounter in Williamstown. The large-scale event, featuring 150 musical artists, is called “40 Days and 40 Nights of Gospel Music at the Ark” and will run until September 10. Several concerts will take place Monday through Saturday and a worship […]

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How Utah startup Mixlo is trying to make music streaming more local

When trying to be musicians on the Utah concert circuit, Hunter Derrick and Brandon “Bowie” Roy said they struggled to find out who else was playing around them. “The majority of people who come to these [local] the shows — and who know the local music scene — are just the friends and family of […]

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Big Machine Music City Grand Prix Motorsports Art Auction Underway to Benefit Vanderbilt’s Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (TN Tribune) – Big Machine Music City Grand Prix, through its partnership with Vanderbilt University Medical Center, has partnered to create the world’s first motorsports artwork auction to benefit Monroe Carell Jr Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt. Starting today, paintings featured by seven talented and diverse artists focused on the motorsport community can be […]

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The Canadian Country Music Association® expands the list of nominees for the 2022 Ccma Awards with additions to the Spotify Female Artist of the Year and Amazon Music and Alexa Fans’ Choice categories

Following a review of eligibility period data, the Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) today added two additional nominations to the previously released list of nominees for the upcoming 2022 CCMA Awards presented by the TD. MacKenzie Porter and The Reklaws will both receive additional nods, with Porter being added to Spotify’s Female Artist of the […]

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Music at Bunker Hill presents the Escher String Quartet

NEW | FEATURES | PREVIEWS | EVENTS originally published: 07/27/2022 (SEWELL, NJ) — Music at Bunker Hill presents the Escher String Quartet September 11, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. for a program of masterpieces by Haydn, Barber and Dvořák. Escher Quartet has been acclaimed for its profound musical insight and rare tonal beauty. Former BBC Next […]

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How Web3 Could Transform Streaming: Marine Snow’s Mission to Support Art and Community | Digital

Streaming is poised for the next stage of its evolution as Web3 opens up new opportunities for music. At the helm of Marine Snow, Tony Lashley, former senior partner in music marketing strategy and operations at Spotify and co-creator of the genre-defying Pollen playlist. Marine Snow is about to be launched on the Apple App […]

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Elton John thinks women are making ‘the best music’ right now

music legend Elton John think male artists have a thing or two to learn from their female counterparts in the industry. The entertainer is currently in the midst of his final tour, which will run until 2023. The tour is his last before the 75-year-old quits the music scene and focuses more on his family. […]

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Quality Christian Music: 17 Artists to Watch

Every summer, I compile a list of quality Christian artists that I think should be on your radar (and your playlists), if they aren’t already (see my lists from 2019, 2020, and 2021) . I try to choose artists who are both musically interesting and unapologetic about their faith – whose music is not ambiguously […]

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K-Pop star J-Hope will make music history at Chicago’s Lollapalooza festival

J-hope, a member of K-pop boy group BTS, poses for a photo during a press conference promoting his new album “BE(Deluxe Edition)” in Seoul, South Korea, 20 November 2020 .REUTERS/Heo Ran/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register LOS ANGELES, July 19 (Reuters) – K-Pop star J-Hope of sensational boy band BTS […]

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Sony Music Publishing signs Danger Mouse for global deal

Sony Music Publishing UK has signed a global publishing deal with Grammy Award-winning artist, songwriter, producer and songwriter, Danger Mouse. Brian Burton aka Danger Mouse’s projects have covered a wide range of styles – from Gnarls Barkley’s pop/hip-hop fusion to the 2006 hit Mad and Grammy-winning album Saint Elsewhere – to his indie duo Broken […]

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Cincy Blues Fest returns for its 28th annual music festival

CINCINNATI (WXIX) — The Cincinnati Blues Festival returned after a two-year hiatus Saturday afternoon at Smale Riverfront Park. Attendees enjoyed various drinks, food, and listened to the sound of blues music from musicians near and far from Cincinnati. “We have talented musicians locally, but to bring in [artists around the country] and keep the blues […]

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Clean Bandit ‘works with a lot of UK artists’ – Reuters

Clean Bandit are “working with a lot of UK artists” on their new album. The chart-topping group – which includes Grace Chatto, Jack Patterson and Luke Patterson – are currently working on their third album, and Grace has given fans a taste of what to expect from the record. The 36-year-old singer told The Sun […]

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37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards Nominations Announced | New

Central City Productions has announced the nominees for the 37th Stellar Gospel Music Awards, the annual celebration of excellence in gospel music. The Stellar Awards will return to Atlanta for the ceremony recorded live on Saturday, July 16 at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center, as part of an illustrious weekend of events that will […]

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ALL IN Music & Arts Festival Announces One-Day Ticket Sales and Daily Artist Listings – WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather forecast

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Organizers of the inaugural ALL IN Music & Arts Festival shared details on day ticket sales on Tuesday and unveiled the lineup of artists for each day of the event. The two-day music and culture festival is scheduled for Labor Day weekend at the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center. Sale of […]

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Inside Overtune’s plans to tap the global reach of TikTok, YouTube Shorts and Instagram Reels | Digital

Music creation apps are a growth area online with the huge global reach of short-form video platforms such as TikTok, YouTube Shorts and Instagram Reel. Nick Gatfield, who was a manager at Sony Music UK from 2011 to 2014, became the head of the social media advisory board and music app Overtune. Targeting a new […]

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Three ways the music industry can reduce NFT speculation

HodlX guest post Submit your message Now that the market is in turmoil, NFT market players are expecting more than just a quick comeback. These use cases show what NFT looks like when utility takes precedence over speculation. The recent market decline has had a significant effect on non-fungible tokens (NFTs). Most NFT price floors […]

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When music criticism takes a wrong turn

I sympathize with the critics, really. I understand that “Eta Ki 2441139” by Anjan Dutta has a lot of emotional value for people, whether it’s because of the message it conveys or because it’s a timeless classic. Recently, up-and-coming artist Barney Sku’s rendition of the same song titled “bela bose – barney’s version” sparked a […]

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The Diversity València music festival will host Medellin artist Karol G in July

Karol G from Medellin has announced that she will be performing at the Diversity València music festival this July 23. This will be his only show in Europe in 2022. The music festival celebrates diversity and will take place from July 21-23 in the iconic ‘Ciutat de les Arts y les Ciències’ in València. Festival […]

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Artist Profiles: Los Hermanos Ballumbrosio

Los Hermanos Ballumbrosio (the Ballumbrosio brothers) are members of one of the leading families of El Carmen, Chincha, a cotton-growing province located 200 km south of Lima, Peru. The region is known to be home to the largest black community in Peru. Significantly, the Ballumbrosio brothers are heirs to a great cultural tradition, embodied in […]