Articles tagged digital music

14 Jan 2015 // 11:44 AM

Digital music’s Orchard branches into Hollywood

Richard Gottehrer is best known as a music man. He helped pen the hits “I Want Candy” and “My Boyfriend’s Back,” produced albums by

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Is ‘Glee’ the New Elvis, Really?

There's all this buzz that Glee has passed Elvis Presley for the most Hot 100 hits in history. But does this really put that two-year old show on the same level as the King of Rock 'n' Roll? Really?

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The (Indie) Music Industry Is All Right

The media is too preoccupied with the funeral arrangements of the mainstream music industry to celebrate the life that is happening elsewhere.

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How Radiohead’s Business Model Shook Up the Music Industry

Ripped: How the Wired Generation Revolutionized Music tells the story of a new grassroots music industry, created by the laptop generation, with the fans and bands in charge.

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Move over, gold and platinum album awards. Here come the black, silver and white awards for sales of Internet downloads. Starting next month, TuneCore -

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15 Sep 2008 // 3:56 PM

SAN FRANCISCO—Best Buy Co. said Monday that it has signed a deal to acquire digital music provider Napster Inc. for $54 million, giving the retailer

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Using their position as one of the biggest rock band’s in the world, Radiohead is attempting a game-changing move on the music industry. Music

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17 Apr 2007 // 3:16 AM

WASHINGTON - The music industry’s next weapon against online piracy is being tested at the University of Central Florida - a new front in

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Val B. Mina color illustration of man listeningto vinyl ‘record album’ music from an iPoddigital download. (The Sacramento Bee 2007) SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Album sales are in

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9 Apr 2007 // 7:03 AM

When Apple Inc. called a news conference last week, reporters on the tech and music beats believed they knew what was coming: CEO and Beatles

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No doubt that it’s big news when one of the last majors standing (EMI) gets in bed with Steve Jobs and friends to provide

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4 Apr 2007 // 3:20 AM

LONDON - The European Commission on Tuesday took the first step toward bringing an antitrust lawsuit against Apple Inc. and major record companies, objecting to

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3 Apr 2007 // 3:15 AM

It’s taken more than 10 years, but the music industry is finally starting to make peace with the MP3. In a groundbreaking move, EMI Group

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2 Apr 2007 // 2:57 PM

SAN FRANCISCO - EMI Group said Monday it will reverse strategy and begin offering its entire digital music catalog without anti-piracy software on Apple Inc’

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