Music2text on the scene to distribute music to mobile
Jul31

Music2text on the scene to distribute music to mobile

Music2text has just come out of beta phase to allow artists and labels a way to sell music through mobile devices. Fans can text a song’s name to connect to the store and proceed to purchase and download the song. Welcome from Music2Text on Vimeo. From Music2text: Music2text is your mobile distributor, retailer, marketing and royalty reporting partner; our PRS compliant solution delivers single tracks via SMS over 3G networks....

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Washburn Guitars Presents the WCG25SCE Acoustic/Electric Guitar
Jul31

Washburn Guitars Presents the WCG25SCE Acoustic/Electric Guitar

  Washburn Guitars introduces the WCG25SCE acoustic/electric guitar. The newest addition to the Comfort Series is highlighted by deluxe features and stunning visual appeal. The WCG25SCE is a Grand Auditorium style acoustic/electric guitar with a venetian cutaway for superior upper fret access. A highlight of the Comfort Series is the beveled top at the lower bout and, in the case of the WCG25SCE, the bevel becomes part of the...

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Get some FREE music with the Lollapalooza Sampler
Jul31

Get some FREE music with the Lollapalooza Sampler

In the ’90s, Lollapalooza redefined the summer music festival for a new generation of fans. Founded by Jane’s Addiction frontman Perry Farrell in 1991, the annual festival took alternative rock on the road, along with a midway of Gen X-friendly attractions such as body-piercing booths, virtual reality games and the Jim Rose Circus Sideshow. Over the years, it hosted everyone from The Smashing Pumpkins and Pavement to...

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You won’t believe what Paul McCartney was paid to play the Olympics
Jul30

You won’t believe what Paul McCartney was paid to play the Olympics

Paul banged out the classic “Hey Jude” during the opening ceremonies in London Friday night. While the crowd was signing along they probably didn’t give much thought to just how much Sir Paul was getting paid for the gig. Hold onto your hat… He was paid the U.S. equivalent of $1.57.  Just one British pound. From: Hollywood...

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Hal Leonard Publishes The Power in Cubase
Jul30

Hal Leonard Publishes The Power in Cubase

Hal Leonard Books, the musician’s best source of books on the music business, audio technology, instrument history, and more, has published ThePower in Cubase ($16.99) by Matthew Loel T. Hepworth. This comprehensive, thoughtful, and engaging guide is written to help the new user master the ins and outs of Cubase. Consider this: Cubase is a program that will turn your computer into a complete recording studio. That is, Cubase can...

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