What's Happening in the World of Music

This Google Music Update Should Have Apple Scared - Motley Fool

This Google Music Update Should Have Apple ScaredMotley FoolLike Spotify and Apple's (NASDAQ: AAPL ) Beats Music, Google Music All Access allowed subscribers to download and stream millions of different songs on demand for a flat monthly fee. That hasn't changed, but since its launch, Google has made several ...Rdio to roll out more TV platforms for music streamingFinancial Timesall 3 news articles »

BackBeat Fit wireless headphones: Made for exercising to music - Gigaom

GigaomBackBeat Fit wireless headphones: Made for exercising to musicGigaomNow that I have an Android Wear watch that can keep up with my daily running, I've been on the lookout for a solid set of Bluetooth headphones. I typically run while listening to music and my Sony Smartwatch 3 ? as well as all other Android Wear ...

Weekend TV: ' Sound of Music,' 'Homeland' - USA TODAY

USA TODAYWeekend TV: ' Sound of Music,' 'Homeland'USA TODAYHere's another family-friendly holiday tradition: ABC's rebroadcast of one of the most popular movie musicals of all time, the big-screen version of Rodgers & Hammerstein's The Sound of Music. Julie Andrews, Alps, kids, and a great score ? presented ...and more »

Society Notebook: Sparkling 'Night' supports USM's music scholars - Press Herald

Press HeraldSociety Notebook: Sparkling 'Night' supports USM's music scholarsPress HeraldSkip Wilkis of South Portland and Eileen Kalikow of Cape Elizabeth join USM's interim president David Flanagan and his wife, Kaye, center, at the USM School of Music's 24th Annual Scholarship Gala at the Abromson Community Education Center in ...

Organize and listen to your own music on the cloud - CNET

Organize and listen to your own music on the cloudCNETBut once all that hard work is done, it's nice to be able to stream any of those tracks across devices -- even when I'm away from my main computer. Here's a guide on how to organize your music and choose a cloud streaming service to listen to tunes ...and more »

Classes bring music to students with special needs - Washington Times

Classes bring music to students with special needsWashington TimesTRAFALGAR, Ind. (AP) - The brightly colored tubes were smacked on music stands, the ground and hands to play ?Jingle Bells.? Special education students at Indian Creek middle and high schools played drums and bells to the famous Christmas tune and ...and more »

New Judson music students participate in peaceful protest - ABC 57 News

New Judson music students participate in peaceful protestABC 57 NewsDuring winter break, the music room is being converted into a weight room and music students will now start rehearsing in the auditorium. So Friday, music students made their last day in the band and choir rooms count by participating in a peaceful ...and more »

25 top moments in music from 2014 - New York Daily News

New York Daily News25 top moments in music from 2014New York Daily NewsIn the process, the pop goddess signaled her disapproval with modern music consumption, and the financial toll it takes on artists. Thanks but no thanks In the ultimate act of humiliation, U2 ?gifted? the world with its new album. The world said ?meh ...

At Voice Charter School in Queens, Students Have Outperformed Their Peers ... - New York Times

New York TimesAt Voice Charter School in Queens, Students Have Outperformed Their Peers ...New York TimesThey are pupils at Voice Charter School in Queens, where students learn to read music, execute complicated harmonies and play a little piano in the music classes they attend at least once a day, and where, far more than in other general education ...

How big data can change the music industry - VentureBeat

VentureBeatHow big data can change the music industryVentureBeatTotal music sales in the U.S. have dropped below $7 billion compared to $13 billion in 2003, according to the RIAA. Meanwhile, led by the technology industry, the music industry continues to replace old, classic pay revenue models like CDs and iTunes ...