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Baylor Music Students Killed in Central Texas Crash - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

NBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthBaylor Music Students Killed in Central Texas CrashNBC 5 Dallas-Fort WorthA car crash Tuesday outside Waco claimed the lives of two Baylor University music students from North Texas, and two others remain hospitalized with serious injuries. The Texas Department of Public Safety said John Patrick Stewart and Laura Onwudinanti ...and more »

Premiere: Watch Nick Jonas' 'Chains' Music Video Now - MTV.com

Premiere: Watch Nick Jonas' 'Chains' Music Video NowMTV.comNick said he dove in and got lost in this new music, pulling inspiration from all around him, including an upcoming acting project for DirecTV, his girlfriend Olivia Culpo and his relationship with his family. ?Just some things that are going on in my ...and more »

Making Money In The Music Industry - Forbes

Making Money In The Music IndustryForbesAt the same time, though, it spoke to a larger truth about the music industry, underscoring the extent to which it has changed in recent years. In the past, the formula for success for every band, even pedestrian ones, was pretty simple: release an ...

Pittsford native Ward Stare named RPO's new music director - Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

13WHAM-TVPittsford native Ward Stare named RPO's new music directorRochester Democrat and ChronicleBefore a jubilant crowd of musicians and onlookers Tuesday at Rochester City Hall, the RPO named Ward Stare as its new music director. He will open the 2014-2015 season Sept. 18 and 20 in Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre with a special concert featuring ...Pittsford Native Announced As Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra's Music DirectorTWC NewsRPO announces new music directorRochester City NewspaperTalking With The New RPO Music DirectorWXXI News13WHAM-TVall 29 news articles »

Michelle Shocked Releases Silent Album, Names Songs After Music Execs - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comMichelle Shocked Releases Silent Album, Names Songs After Music ExecsRollingStone.com"Fair produced 'Lady Marmalade' and said it was only available on the [Moulin Rouge] soundtrack in stores. So people had to buy this $18 soundtrack to get this hit single. He goes [scratchy music-business guy voice], 'That was a big win.' I was like ...Michelle Shocked Releases Silent Album Called 'Inaudible Women'Music TimesMichelle Shocked Calls Out Digital Music Execs On Silent Album Releasehypebot.comall 15 news articles »

R. Kelly Kicked Off Ohio Music Festival Following Protests - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comR. Kelly Kicked Off Ohio Music Festival Following ProtestsRollingStone.comR. Kelly has decided not to perform at Columbus, Ohio's Fashion Meets Music Festival, following scrutiny from local press, a radio station that withdrew its sponsorship and a band that backed out of its slot over the R&B singer's past legal strife and ...R. Kelly cut from Fashion Meets Music Festival after public outcryColumbus DispatchR. Kelly Too Disgustingly Perverted for Fashion Meets Music Festival?Digital Music NewsR Kelly 'dropped' from Ohio music festival following backlashThe IndependentThe Guardian -Gigwiseall 66 news articles »

O'Brien uses music as motivator at practice - Houston Chronicle

Houston ChronicleO'Brien uses music as motivator at practiceHouston ChronicleThe youngsters love it, but Billy O's music has a deeper purpose than the crowd's entertainment. He does little without considering whether it will help his team win football games. He believes music puts pep in the step of his charges during workouts ...and more »

Singing the blues for the music scene - Al Jazeera America

Al Jazeera AmericaSinging the blues for the music sceneAl Jazeera AmericaGlenn Boothe, until recently the owner of Chapel Hill's mainstay music venue Local 506, explained the practice of some local clubs taking a percentage at the door. ?With 10 years' hindsight, I can say it's imperative for a music venue to try and cover ...

Tuskegee project to set the record straight on dance music - Los Angeles Times

Tuskegee project to set the record straight on dance musicLos Angeles TimesThroughout its history in America, dance music was made by ? and for ? people of color. Nile Rodgers, Donna Summer, Joe Bataan and Salsoul Records, Frankie Knuckles: It was black and Latin artists who made and played pioneering tracks for big-city ...

The 'Turn Down for What' Music Video Is Even Weirder Without Music - TIME

The 'Turn Down for What' Music Video Is Even Weirder Without MusicTIMEThe music video for DJ Snake and Lil Jon's cryptic smash hit ?Turn Down for What? is pretty freaky. The protagonist gets hit with some kind of contagious twerking disease and starts smashing things with his genitals. But maybe the lyrics explain the ...