Listen Now: New Albums from SXSW 2013 Performers
Jan17

Listen Now: New Albums from SXSW 2013 Performers

Pitchfork have developed a new platform to listen to streams of upcoming album releases while viewing the album cover and liner notes. Visit Pitchfork Advance to start the experience. Right now you can hear the upcoming new albums from scheduled SXSW 2013 showcasing artists Foxygen and Toro Y Moi in their entirety, but only for a limited time. Carpark will be releasing Toro Y Moi’s newest record, Anything in Return, next week....

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Mel Karmazin Writes Letter to Staff on Exit from SIRIUS/XM RADIO
Oct29

Mel Karmazin Writes Letter to Staff on Exit from SIRIUS/XM RADIO

Dear Friends, Today I told the Board that I will be stepping down as CEO of SiriusXM on February 1, 2013, following the expiration of my employment agreement and after a transition period.  I also plan to leave the Company’s Board of Directors at that time. It is my great privilege to be a part of SiriusXM.  The last eight years have been an amazing ride.  We have over 23 million subscribers and today SiriusXM is the largest...

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Pandora says they make BIG payments to artists
Oct12

Pandora says they make BIG payments to artists

Pandora and Artist Payments Have you heard of Donnie McClurkin, French Montana or Grupo Bryndis? If you haven’t you’re not alone. They are artists whose sales ranks on Amazon are 4,752, 17,000 and 183,187, respectively. These are all working artists who live well outside the mainstream – no steady rotation on broadcast radio, no high profile opening slots on major tours, no front page placement in online retail. What...

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Billy Joe Armstrong gets a little pissed off at the iHeart Radio Festival
Sep22

Billy Joe Armstrong gets a little pissed off at the iHeart Radio Festival

During Green Day’s set at the iHeart Radio music festival in Las Vegas Billy Joe gets a little riled up when he discovered that the band only had 1 minute left to play in their set. The video will say it all.  

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