What's Happening in the World of Music

Found! A Music Label That Will Actually Tell Us How Apple Music Is Doing! - Re/code

Re/codeFound! A Music Label That Will Actually Tell Us How Apple Music Is Doing!Re/codeWe know that Spotify has at least 75 million users worldwide, and we believe that Apple Music has at least 10 million users. So using that ratio, we might expect that Apple Music users listeners were generating around 13 percent of the total streams ...Inside Spotify's Plan to Take On Apple MusicFast CompanyHow to make an Apple Music playlist in iTunes or on iOSMacworldAfter One Month With Apple Music, I'm Ready to Ditch SpotifyYahoo TechQuartzall 69 news articles »

Background music may influence your spending habits - Science /AAAS

Science /AAASBackground music may influence your spending habitsScience /AAASBackground music in restaurants and stores may be having a more profound effect on you than you think. In a new study, researchers placed 10 volunteers in different rooms with music from one of three regions?the United States, China, or India?playing ...

Music we loved this week: Robyn, Tink, Galantis and more - Entertainment Weekly (blog)

Entertainment Weekly (blog)Music we loved this week: Robyn, Tink, Galantis and moreEntertainment Weekly (blog)Most of the music-focused web has spent this week obsessing over Meek Mill and Drake's beef, but there comes a time when you've just got to press pause on ?Back to Back.? If you missed everything else that came out in the past few days, here are our ...and more »

Amazon Prime Music Gets Its Own Exclusive Content With Launch Of Amazon Acoustics - TechCrunch

TechCrunchAmazon Prime Music Gets Its Own Exclusive Content With Launch Of Amazon AcousticsTechCrunchAmazon is expanding its Prime Music service today with the launch of a new collection of exclusive acoustical recordings from a number of artists, both established and up-and-coming. At launch, there are just over 30 recordings being made available ...Amazon Prime adds new exclusive music with Amazon AcousticsSiliconrepublic.comall 15 news articles »

Pop Culture Happy Hour: Music, Movies And Music In Movies - NPR

NPRPop Culture Happy Hour: Music, Movies And Music In MoviesNPRWith this many honey-baked hams on the panel, singing is inevitable, but we also discuss the state of the soundtrack in a digital age, soundtracks as mixtapes and promotional vehicles, the role of the music supervisor, movies and TV shows as ...and more »

Master of Music - The New Yorker

The New YorkerMaster of MusicThe New YorkerIf an American festival of Mexican music were organized as a popularity contest, then the winner would certainly be Silvestre Revueltas (1899-1940), whose orchestral works ?SensemayŠ? and ?La Noche de los Mayas? have been standard repertory for ...

Program uses music to combat Alzheimer's - 9NEWS.com

9NEWS.comProgram uses music to combat Alzheimer's9NEWS.com"It was just exciting to be out there with great music," Betty said. "That was the center of activity," Lloyd added. "It's the only time I ever danced and we enjoyed it out there." In recent years, though, life for Betty and Lloyd became harder. He's ...

The week in music: rap beefs, the Irish Beatles and happy birthdays - The Guardian

The GuardianThe week in music: rap beefs, the Irish Beatles and happy birthdaysThe GuardianRather, Dre is meant to be putting out music inspired by forthcoming music biopic, Straight Outta Compton ? and, according to Ice Cube, the album may come out on 1 August. Rolling Stone begs to differ, attributing confirmation of a later release date ...Drake Is In A New Music Video With THIS Rapper -- Who's Sold More Albums Than ...PerezHilton.comDrake Is Winning By Letting Meek Mill Beat HimselfComplexall 325 news articles »

Footwork in 2015: Dizzy Dance Music Evolves Past Its Chicago Roots - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comFootwork in 2015: Dizzy Dance Music Evolves Past Its Chicago RootsRollingStone.com"It's getting bigger and bigger ? it's beautiful," says RP Boo, the producer credited by many as the father of Chicago footwork. From its beginnings in the late Nineties, the genre ? marked by dizzying loops, staccato synth stabs, antic polyrhythms ...

BBC's Ibiza Prom is the perfect '90s house music mix for the summer - The Verge

BBC's Ibiza Prom is the perfect '90s house music mix for the summerThe VergeIf you've ever visited the Royal Albert Hall you'll know it has no connection to Ibiza. Set in the heart of London, it plays host to The Proms annually ? eight weeks of classical music concerts in a historic venue. Ibiza and the Royal Albert Hall are ...and more »