What's Happening in the World of Music

Taylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country Music - New York Times

New York TimesTaylor Swift's '1989' Carries High Hopes but No Country MusicNew York TimesOne of the few certainties in the music business these days is that if Taylor Swift puts out a new album, it will sell by the truckload. Her last two records, ?Red? and ?Speak Now,? each sold more than one million copies in its first week out, an ...Taylor Swift summons the magical music of '1989'USA TODAYCan Taylor Swift Save the Music Industry?RollingStone.com'Welcome to New York,' music reviewNew York Daily NewsOSU - The Lanternall 672 news articles »

Reba McEntire Is First Artist Signed to Nash Icon Music Label - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comReba McEntire Is First Artist Signed to Nash Icon Music LabelRollingStone.comLegendary entertainer Reba McEntire makes history yet again, becoming the first artist to sign with the newly formed NASH Icon Music label. A joint venture between Big Machine Label Group and Cumulus Media, the label's first signing was revealed ...Listen: Reba announces new music, becomes first artist on new Nash Icon labelNewsOK.comReba McEntire signs new record deal; new music comingThe TennesseanReba McEntire Becomes Nash Icon Music Label's Inaugural SigningBillboardall 26 news articles »

How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity Workout - New York Times (blog)

New York Times (blog)How Music Can Boost a High-Intensity WorkoutNew York Times (blog)An encouraging new study, however, suggests that listening to music makes strenuous workouts feel easier and may nudge people into pushing themselves harder than they had thought possible. Strenuous exercise, especially in the form of high-intensity ...How Music Really Affects Your WorkoutCosmopolitan (blog)Study: Music Can Boost High Intensity WorkoutMy Champlain Valley FOX44 & ABC22all 5 news articles »

Capitalism's Suffocating Music - New York Times

Capitalism's Suffocating MusicNew York TimesI was at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, and I was at the limits of my patience. I hadn't expected all of these corporate come-ons, so pervasive in other precincts, to be assaulting me here of all places. ?Keep Austin Weird? is the Texas capital ...

Pandora just launched a Chartbeat for music - Quartz

QuartzPandora just launched a Chartbeat for musicQuartzAnd its overall relationship with the music business establishment: labels, publishers and so forth, is an extremely tense one. The company may be hoping AMP will help soothe these tensions. And since more than 80% of the artists on Pandora don't get ...Pandora AMPs up the music with new data and insights platform for artistsThe Next WebMusic-streaming service Pandora unveils new data breakdown feature for artistsSiliconrepublic.comall 33 news articles »

David Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72 - SFGate

SFGateDavid Wessel, music professor and researcher, dies at 72SFGatePhoto: Lea Suzuki / Lea Suzuki / The Chronicle 2004 UC Berkeley Professor David Wessel, longtime director of the university's Center of New Music Audio Technology, was a practiced improvisatory performer who played alongside traditional ...

Google Play Music updated with Songza-style curated music stations - 9 to 5 Google

CNETGoogle Play Music updated with Songza-style curated music stations9 to 5 GoogleGoogle announced as part of its acquisition of Songza in July that it would bring some of the music streaming service's features that users love to Google Play Music. Three months later, the company has followed through with those plans by integrating ...Google brings Songza's best feature to Play MusicThe VergeGoogle bundles Songza with Play Music appCNETGoogle's Streaming Music Service Adds Mood to MixABC NewsReadWrite -Wall Street Journal (blog) -TechCrunch (blog)all 150 news articles »

I Love What Disney Fantasia Lets Me Do To Music - Kotaku

KotakuI Love What Disney Fantasia Lets Me Do To MusicKotakuIt's been ages since I've exercised this much control over the music in a rhythm game, and I've never felt so sore after doing it. Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved arrived on Xbox One (and 360) yesterday, and its magnificent manipulation of popular and ...Fantasia: Music Evolved review: note for notePolygonFantasia: Music Evolved ReviewIGNA Shared Vision: How Harmonix Is Making Disney's Fantasia And Classical ...ForbesVentureBeatall 73 news articles »

ASU music-therapy program a unique form of healing - Arizona Republic

Arizona RepublicASU music-therapy program a unique form of healingArizona RepublicScott Tonkinson decided to attend the music-therapy program at Arizona State University after seeing how music helped former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Gifffords' recovery. He is now a certified music therapist. (Photo: Brittany Ducksworth/Cronkite News ...

Black gospel scholar to demonstrate music's variety at Baylor symposium - Waco Tribune-Herald

Waco Tribune-HeraldBlack gospel scholar to demonstrate music's variety at Baylor symposiumWaco Tribune-HeraldAbbington is associate professor of church music and worship at Emory University's Candler School of Theology in Atlanta and has written extensively on the subject, including a recently released book, ?Readings in African American Church Music and ...Gathering to honor black sacred musicThe Baylor Lariatall 2 news articles »