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The Maui County Office of Economic Development received a national award for the launch and development of E Kūpaʻa Kākou, a Hawaiian music series honoring the strength of community. Todd Greene, Chairman of the IEDC Board of Directors, presents the 2022 Bronze Award for Excellence in the Special Events Category for E Kūpaʻa Kākou, the …

“God has a way of doing things that sometimes he uses certain people to kind of change people’s minds and open them up to the bigger picture.” – Talasia. Music has played a vital role for gospel artist Talasia. The New Jersey native thinks back to when it all started watching her mom create her …

Yes! Things are going to be very busy, starting with the USA in October, a tour of India in November and December and if I’m not mistaken, Australia in February. Now that the album content is out, we’re going straight into fifth gear. Things are going to come and go and it’s a bit overwhelming …

The music community suffered its latest tragedy with the murder of hip-hop star PnB Rock, who was shot dead during a robbery at a popular Los Angeles restaurant on Monday (September 12). News of the 30-year-old singer’s death began circulating following rumors he was shot during an incident at a Roscoe’s House of Chicken and …

Music means something different to everyone and plays different roles in our lives. For some, music is a way to express themselves and keep them company when they are alone. For others, like rising rapper and music producer Bionic, music is how he relates to the world, which inspired him to start writing songs professionally. …

HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) — Johnson Enos was in high school when he realized he wanted to make music for a living. As a theater student, he enjoyed listening to musicals like “West Side Story” and influential composers like Stephen Sondheim. But he credits Teddy Randazzo, a famous songwriter in Hawaii, for really pushing him in the …

Snotty Nose Ground Kids’ latest single ‘I’m Good’ heralds hip-hop duo’s emergence from pandemic and follows 2020 album life after. “life after was to experience trauma, to live the life that we are forced to live,” says Quinton “Yung Trybez” Nyce. “‘I’m fine’ is just letting people know…we’re still here and ready to go.” Darren …

The Wood County Festival welcomes thousands of different artists and musicians, local and around the world, to showcase their art for thousands of people to see. BOWLING GREEN, Ohio — Art comes in many forms, and the 29th annual Black Swamp Arts Festival in downtown Bowling Green features nearly all of them this weekend. Hundreds …

In the spring of 1965, Lou Reed was just 23 years old and less than a year after graduating from college. He had just had his first musical success, fronting a hastily formed band called the Primitives on a custom-written garage rock single titled “The Ostrich”, but he was also still in the grip of …

Girl group Nmixx will release their second single “Entwurf” on September 19 [NAVER] Tech companies are partnering with K-pop artists to create non-fungible tokens (NFTs) and attract fans through blockchain-based digital content ownership. Naver and Line Next will launch a new K-pop based NFT service named “NOW. Drops” as part of Line’s DOSI NFT trading …

CHATHAM – A new opportunity to dine, listen to music, play and bask in the arts opened on the South Side on Friday, revitalizing a long-vacant corner and honoring an iconic gospel singer whose work contributed to transform a nation. Mahalia Jackson Court, an 8,500 square foot public square named after the famous singer and …

Photo Credit: Sound Captions Sound Legends wants to give independent artists around the world access to the global music market – in 195 countries and over 300 streaming platforms. In a quiet arc over the summer, a new player has entered the crowded field of digital music distribution with a globally focused model. The concept …

With a rich and thriving music scene, Indianapolis is becoming an encouraging community for artists looking to break into the scene. While there are larger venues, like the Old National Center and the TCU Amphitheater, for larger acts, independent and local artists have found spaces to share their talents. These spaces — each with their …

In a new appearance on “Drinks with Johnny”the internet television show hosted by AVENGED SEVENFOLD bass player Johnny Christ, CORN drummer Ray Luzier pointed out that knowledge of the business is essential for new players who want to succeed in the music market. “I haven’t done any since the pandemic, but I would do a …

A starting bid of $100 for works by Andy Warhol, Jasper Johns and Roy Lichtenstein may sound too good to be true. But Artnet Auctions’ inaugural NO RESERVE sale makes that dream a reality. Until September 1, 37 works by these art world favorites and many more are online for auction, with no barriers to …

Video: Prize Fest 2020 at a glance Prize Fest 2020 ended its series of virtual events and competitions with the announcement of the winners of the Louisiana Film, Food, Music, and Fashion Prize. Shreveport Hours It’s that time of year in Shreveport when the kids head back to school, summer draws to a close, and …

There aren’t many mainstream music artists who have as many facets as Alicia Keys. The New York-born singer writes and produces all her music, and she’s also a talented musician. While she has some major hits as a collaborator with big names like Jay-Z, Keys was a solo show early in her career. She says …

The music industry is looking to find new ways to add decentralized technology into new releases to benefit artists and their fans. Electronic dance music (EDM) artist R3HAB and blockchain-based music community anotherblock have released a single themed around democratizing music rights, as reported by Cointelegraph. According to Cointelegraph, the non-fungible token (NFT) added in …

A Short Guide to Yunnan Music various artists World Music Network/Rough Guides July 29, 2022 Yunnan province in southern China is often marked by tales of diversity. Bordering Myanmar, Laos, Tibet and Vietnam, Yunnan is home to 25 officially recognized ethnic minority groups and a number of different languages. Unsurprisingly, it has attracted more than …

By Abby Whitt | Editor A citywide celebration of Floyd County artists is set to return next month at the third annual Floyd Americana Music and Arts Festival. Over 20 local vendors will be offering handicrafts and admission is free. With three stages across the city and a variety of vendors, the festival will take …

MBW is pretty good with stats. We’re generally not known for being good at A&R. There is, however, one major label signing that we’ll be glad we spotted soon enough. In April last year, we told you about a robot rapper called FN Meka. The creator of the Virtual Artist (which we’ll get to later) …

PORTLAND, Maine — Two weeks ago, local country musicians Mike Preston and Kim Curry walked along an Augusta sidewalk, coffees in hand, on their way to a private show at a music store. But the couple never made it to the show. “I heard a crash,” Curry said. “Right after that, I felt the sting.” …

Blues legend Buddy Guy headlined with vocalist and guitarist Todd Mohr (of Big Head Todd and the Monsters) which opened on Sunday August 7, the final day of the fifth season of the Out of Space at Canal Shores Golf Course. Combined, big-name headliners such as Guy, Lucinda Williams and Elvis Costello drew around 14,000 …

Increase the volume. Queen Bey and the Queen of Pop have reunited for a remix of this summer’s disco anthem, “Break My Soul.” Beyoncé and Madonna surprised music fans by releasing “Break My Soul (The Queens Remix)” on August 6, marking the first time the Queens have officially collaborated on a song. The remix included …

Among the food vendors, various tournaments and free entertainment featured at this year’s River Days Festival, two musicians from Midland will get their chance to shine this weekend. Midland’s Jolie Wing will perform from 2-3:30 p.m. Saturday at the former Farmers’ Market location. Fellow Midlander Levi Ebnit will perform from 4:30-5:30 that same night on …

Comment this story Comment As gun control legislation stagnates at the federal level, the evolution of the music festival circuit has underscored the impact of state laws: Atlanta’s Music Midtown festival, originally scheduled for next month, was canceled Monday due to a Georgia court ruling that prevented organizers from banning firearms from the festival grounds. …

During a recent appearance on Houston’s 97.9 The box50 Cent opened up about his role at the helm of G-Unit Records, which spearheaded the careers of top rappers such as Lloyd Banks, Young Buck and Tony Yayo. When asked if he’s been criticized by some artists for their career failures, Fif took the blame. “Yeah, …

All featured products and services are independently chosen by the editors. However, Billboard may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain verifiable data for accounting purposes. Music artists and liquor brands seem to go hand in hand. Moguls like Diddy and Jay-Z contributed to the trend …

Nigel Eccles, co-founder of Vault (Photo by Sportsfile/Corbis/Sportsfile via Getty Images) Corbis/Sportsfile via Getty Images Vault co-founders Nigel Eccles and Rob Jones previously put together a small project known as FanDuel, so he knows a thing or two about building disruptive technology. He left in late 2017 to build what became Vault, a mechanism to …

Colorado-based artist Marvylus has been on the US music scene for five years, promising to be the next big thing to come out of the Colorado industry. Every year, new talents appear in the American music industry. The industry has become a thriving hub for diverse artists and talents – from hip-hop and R&B to …

A new series of original artwork directly inspired by and featuring the lyrics of the Tragically Hip continues to advance Gord Downie’s legacy of working towards reconciliation with First Nations peoples across Canada. A new exhibit, titled Echoes of Flame, is on view at Bracebridge Hall in Muskoka, Ontario through August 28 and can be …

find the music box offers music artists the opportunity to apply for one of their favorite playlists. The free playlist submission The site has created several popular playlists that artists can use for free to increase engagement on Spotify. Music artists on Spotify want to succeed in their music career. Every music artist on Spotify …

2. Eminem Eminem has three diamond-certified songs. Eminem/YouTube Eminem’s “Not Afraid” was the third song in history to be certified diamond on June 10, 2014. “Lose Yourself” and “Love the Way You Lie” both received the award in 2018. 3.Lady Gaga Lady Gaga has two songs certified diamonds. Lady Gaga/YouTube Lady Gaga received two diamond …

Chamber music in the mountains The second annual Chamber Music on the Mountain will be held July 18-30 at Millar Lodge and Dining Hall in Mt. Sequoyah, as well as the Fayetteville Public Library, Thaden Performing Arts Center, Ozark Mountain Smokehouse and the Arkansas Arts Academy. It will feature a …

Submitted Photo Nashville recording artist Frank Ray performs at Lando Live at Lake Metigoshe tonight. LAKE METIGOSHE — Nashville country artist Frank Ray will take the stage at 6:25 p.m. tonight at Lando Live, a one-day music festival at Lake Metigoshe, north of Bottineau. With songs like “The country would suit …

Lisa Mitts and her band (Photo courtesy of Sound Bites Grill) Sound Bites Grill in Uptown Sedona is proud to bring some of the best acts to their Celebrity Showroom stage. This week, the club welcomes national artist Lisa Mitts and her band, Saturday, July 16, from 6-9 p.m. Mitts is an ASCAP registered artist, …

The countdown has officially begun in Saskatchewan. For the first time since 2019, the iconic Country Thunder music festival will return to prairie soil in Craven, Saskatchewan. The stages are being erected and they may not look like much now, but in a few days they will be hosting some of country music’s biggest acts. …

FLINT, MI — From the sounds of a strumming guitar to the smell of smoky barbecue grilling, crowds came out to enjoy the festivities Saturday at Flint Alley Fest 2022 in downtown Buckham Alley. The mission of the popular festival this year was to highlight the various talents of Flint and return to its original …

Photo submitted From July 13-16, 2022, the duo Blue Thread and guest artists will kick off a week of concerts, installations and outreach programs in northwest Arkansas called All over the map II. The concerts are free and open to the public. Performances will include: Trillion Series at 4 …

The Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center for the Performing Arts at Northwestern University announces its 2022-2023 season filled with musicals, dramas and theater for young audiences by celebrated theater makers. “This season’s programming offers audiences both reimagined classics and compelling original stories,” said Tanya Palmer, associate dean and executive artistic director of Northwestern’s School of Communication. …

A group of musicians has started a petition calling on Miami Beach commissioners to change street performance laws. On Sundays around sunset, many people gather in South Pointe Park to mingle, do yoga, and play music. “South Pointe has become this amazing community where people come together from 6:00 p.m. or so until sunset. There …

Rooted is an Asian-American band that most would need to do a double take when seen live. The group is made up of five members, all of whom are college students. The indie pop-rock band formed after performing covers of Guns ‘N’ Roses, Journey and Echosmith. Just as they were getting started, the COVID-19 pandemic …

Thirty-one artists from Metro Detroit will share $550,000 in Kresge and Gilda Emerging Artist Awards. The awards were announced today by Kresge Arts’ Detroit office located at the College for Creative Studies, which administers the organization on behalf of the Kresge Foundation. The 14th cohort of winners includes 15 Kresge Artist Fellowships in Film and …

Born a songwriter, when she was a teenager, and still attending James Madison High School in Brooklyn, New York, Carole King was already selling songs to publishing houses all over the city, while writing songs for her band Co- Sines and making demo albums with his classmate Paul Simon. In the 1960s King met her …

The Recording Industry Association of Japan (RIAJ) has announced its latest batch of official certifications! In 2020, the RIAJ implemented a new certification system for online song streaming, complementing its pre-existing certification systems for physical album shipments and digital download sales. Under the new system, songs are certified silver once they reach 30 million streams, …

Photo Credit: Authentic Artists San Francisco-based startup Authentic Artists has closed a strategic funding round. Warner Music and Crush Music were among the attendees. Authentic Artists says the funding round will help accelerate the development of its AI-based metaverse music platform. The web3 company is also looking to grow its WarpSound music brand and onboard …

This month of pride, Atwood magazine invited artists to participate in a series of short essays in respect and celebration of the significance of the month. Today’s submission comes from Nashville-based alt-pop artist Tornsey. Singer-songwriter Tess Schoonhoven’s new project Tornsey is “all about freedom, exploring identity and daring authenticity”. She recently released her bouncy debut …

Match Recap: Courage Short of Houston Dash Credit: Rob Kinnan – USA TODAY Sports CARY, NC (June 19, 2022) — North Carolina Courage missed the Houston Dash on Sunday afternoon, 4-3. The match featured goals from Courage midfielder Denise O’Sullivan, Diana Ordoñez and Debinha. The North Carolina Football Club also celebrated Juneteenth this weekend, hosting …

A wise man once said that music is the universal language of mankind. And boy, was he right. For example, think of this song that hits you deeper than any other. Think of his words; you probably remember every syllable, right? If it’s the right kind of song, it may even lead you to its …

After announcing the lineup of the London Taylor Hawkins tribute concert, FOO FIGHTERS and the Hawkins family has now revealed the artists who will perform the September 27 tribute show in Los Angeles. Performing at the Kia Forum will be Geddy Lee and Alex Lifeson of RUSH, Nikki Sixx of MOTLEY CRUE, Miley Cyrus, Joshua …

Singer and actor Tyler Shaw speaking at Canadian Music Week in Toronto on Friday (Photo: Grant W. Martin Photography and Dominic Chan) Canadian singer and actor Tyler Shaw has racked up billions of views on TikTok. But getting paid was tricky. TikTok can put an artist on the map overnight. But can you make money …

80s British singer George Michael changed the face of pop music and remains one of the genre’s greatest artists. With such memorable hits as “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” and “Everything She Wants”, the Wham! The frontman and solo artist has won countless awards, including two Grammys, four MTV Video Music Awards and three …

Placeholder while loading article actions In the 1970s, Washington-based Black Fire Records was both an incubator and reliquary of DC’s African-American music and culture and a living symbol of the Black Power and Black Consciousness movements. Charvis Campbell wanted to celebrate it. ” We had to Something in the spirit of Black Fire,” said Campbell, …

CMU Business News: DIY Education Update and Events By CMU Editorial | Posted on Wednesday, June 8, 2022 Don’t forget that there are two in-person editions of Artist: Entrepreneur Day coming up in the coming weeks – one in Hull and one in Southampton. This is the artist-led educational program of the Featured Artists Coalition …

Digital business news By Chris Cooke | Posted on Monday, June 6, 2022 Spotify For Artists launched a new microsite last week that aims to offer tips and advice to music creators to help them advance in their music career. Called In Focus, the new site primarily brings together existing Spotify articles, podcasts, videos and …

Placeholder while loading article actions At the Oslo Freedom Forum, an annual gathering of political activists and dissidents, participants face the challenge of making the world care about long-standing tyrannies. The passage of decades makes it all the more difficult to draw international attention to the plight of, say, Cubans or Zimbabweans – and even …

Image courtesy of the Music Forward Foundation As part of the House of Blues and Live Nation Entertainment family, the Music Forward Foundation inspires ambition and builds momentum to redefine what’s possible for young people in the live music industry. Focusing on youth in underserved communities, Music Forward paves the way for success by offering …

By Marty Jones* Opinion – This week marked the end of New Zealand Music Month, an initiative that has been going on for over 20 years now. It’s a national celebration, highlighting local artists and the great music they make. Top left: Bic Runga, Troy Kingi, Ria Hall and Stan Walker. Photo: Wikimedia Commons/Faanati Mamea/Meek …

Ayoken is an NFT Marketplace designed to allow musicians and other creatives to monetize their work directly to their fans while providing them with exclusive perks and digital collectibles. Bored Ape Yacht Club collection in OpenSea displayed on a phone screen, representation of … [+] cryptocurrencies and a laptop keyboard are seen in this illustration …

The Harambee Pasadia Afro-Fusion Arts Festival is back for 2022 with a lineup of musicians, performers and activities promised to be bigger and better than ever. The Harambee Pasadia Festival is a four-day music and arts spectacle celebrating diverse African Diaspora cultures, foods, music, artists and fusions. Harambee in Swahili means “let’s get together” and …

Over the past few years, Damone Jackson has earned a reputation as one of Buffalo’s most fiercely inventive young drummers, across a variety of genres. But he doesn’t focus on the music like he usually would. Not now. Not after May 14. Not after what happened at Tops. Drummer Damone Jackson drums at the base …

A number of local musical artists are looking forward to being part of CBC’s Searchlight competition An athlete-turned-musician is one of the homegrown talents competing in the 2022 CBC Music Toyota Searchlight competition. The annual hunt for the country’s next undiscovered musical talent began Thursday when submissions officially closed at 3 p.m. With several prizes …

The history of the independent musical artist is usually marked by challenges and hopes of “making it big” and, of course, signing a recording contract with a major record label. For rapper JR Clark, his journey as an independent artist has brought challenges, but also success without a major label contract. Here’s how JR Clark …

RDA signed with mercury records, the recently relaunched Universal Music label via Archives of the Republic. The New York trio of brothers Adam (vocals/bass), Jack (vocals/guitar) and Ryan (guitar/piano/vocals) Met, are currently in the middle of the US leg of their OK Orchestra world tour. The group joins a Mercury roster that includes Post Malone, …

The Department of Music is offering online and in-person courses on the music industry this summer term and for the fall semester. Classes are open to all students, regardless of major. If you have questions about classes, contact Assistant Professor and Jazz Zone Coordinator Jake Hertzog at jhertzog@uark.edu. SUMMER 2022 MUIN 2011 Contemporary Business WritingThis …

Ten events across Intermountain West, ranging from country to jazz, bluegrass to electronica. (John Salangsang | Associated Press file photo) Music legend Stevie Nicks – shown here in Las Vegas at the iHeartRadio Music Festival in 2018 – is one of the headliners at the Aspen Snowmass Jazz Festival, during the weekend of Labor Day …

Guitar Hero was launched in 2005 and finally gave music fans the chance to be rock stars without having to go through the aggravating pains of learning an instrument. Originally developed by Harmonix, development of the series was transferred to Neversoft in 2007. Harmonix then moved on to Rock Band, who developed the Guitar Hero …

May 11, 2022 The Ladybug Music Festival returns to Market Street in Wilmington on Friday, May 20, 2022, with over 40 artists from across the country celebrating women in music. Beginning in 2012, the Ladybug Music Festival features an all-female lineup of artists taking over a two-block area of ​​LOMA for an evening of great …

Carly X is a growing force to be reckoned with! This dynamic artist hails from Long Island, New York. She got to grips with lyrics from an early age after discovering greats like Queen Latifah, Lauryn Hill and Nicki Minaj. Drawing inspiration from R&B pioneers from the 70s to today, songs like “Ain’t No Mountain …

Madison VanDenburg, a Cohoes native who made it to the Season 17 finale of “American Idol,” has released a new single titled “Game Changers,” in conjunction with a three-part documentary about her musical journey. Also titled “Game Changer”, the first episode of the series is available on VanDenburg’s YouTube channel. The second and third episodes …

SoundCloud has acquired artificial intelligence startup Musiio, whose AI can “listen” to and tag, search and listen to large catalogs of music. SoundCloud will use Musiio to extend its existing music intelligence capabilities and “enable the company to further leverage its vast data to identify the next trends and musical talents”. This means better music …

Artists have until June to apply for Alabama’s largest juried arts festival. Applications are open for the 51st Kentuck Festival of the Arts. The juried show, which attracts thousands of annual visitors, returns October 15-16 at Kentuck Park in Northport. With more than 250 exhibiting artists, the Kentuck Festival of the Arts offers educational demonstrations, …

Alaska Native singer-songwriter Byron Nicholai has released a new album. “Ayagnera” was released on March 25. Two days later, it ranked among the top 10 new albums of the worldwide genre on iTunes. In 2016, Nicholai was dubbed “the Justin Bieber of Alaska” a year after releasing his debut album, “I am Yup’ik.” Nicholai has …

In the summer of 2020, after the murder of George Floyd, the musicians and staff of the Minnesota Orchestra reflected on how to bring about change. One answer, it turns out, was to make music. This week, the orchestra announced the commission of a major composition for orchestra and choir by two black artists: Carlos …

Matt Matasci 25 April 2022 – 23:56 Apparently, Prince was not a big fan of covers, finding them unoriginal. He spoke out against the idea of ​​covering songs long ago on the George Lopez show, although music fans have …

Chloe Bailey struts down the promo track in support of his hot new single ‘Treat me’ – and his last stop was the popular YouTube series Terrell’s show. During the fun singing session, the artist opened up about some of the behind-the-scenes realities of the music industry that people may not be as familiar with. …

As he prepared for his role in the reboot of White men can’t jump, rapper Jack Harlow got advice from NBA superstar Kawhi Leonard. The two New Balance ambassadors, Harlow and Leonard met for the first time recently, and some details of their conversation were revealed by the rapper. “That’s shit. I first met him …

Subway board members took action Tuesday to stabilize and preserve some of Nashville’s most iconic independent music venues. The board voted to approve: Tuesday’s approvals come after several well-known sites announced they would be forced out of their highly rated locations as their leases end and Nashville property values ​​soar. Metro is studying tools to …

Co-directors Mina Gajic and Zachary Carrettin Spring is a time of renewal, reflection and celebration, and what better way to embody all three than with inspired musical programming? In May, the Boulder Bach Festival (BBF) returns to a long-standing live concert ritual, a shared event between musicians and audiences. In addition to four separate concert …

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – Patrick Swayze, actor, dancer and multi-talented man, will be featured Thursday, April 14 on ABC’s hit show Superstar. Swayze scored a chart-topping hit with his film dirty dance. What you might not know, the co-writer of the hit song featured in the movie “She’s Like the Wind” lives in the Nashville …

For centuries, music education has been recognized to positively increase students’ holistic and lifestyle learning outcomes, but music education in the United States in both public and private settings has seen a steep decline over the years. of the last decades. Witnessing this, a new wave of music entrepreneurs, performers, content creators, and instructors is …

A few years ago, while bass-baritone Davóne Tines was performing in Kaija Saariaho’s “Only the Sound Remains” at the Paris Opera, he came out of his dressing room and saw something surprising: another person from color. It was violinist Jennifer Koh, whom Saariaho had invited to see the show. Koh noticed the same thing. She, …

How to Become a DJ by Music Artist Michael Ramos With the popularity of electronic music as a new trend, DJs have also become famous artists, recognized for their musical style and their mixes. Michael Ramos is a well-known DJ who has been performing since 2000. He is the CEO of NuStyle Entertainment, a company …

Live music, food vendors and local artists will gather June 10-12 along the Scioto Mile River for the Columbus Arts Festival. Credit: Courtesy of Joe Maiorana. The Columbus Arts Festival — known for its live performances, diverse vendors and delicious food — will return to the city June 10-12 after a two-year hiatus due to …

Roy Lot April 3, 2022 – 11:42 am Universal Music Group will follow in the footsteps of Sony Music and Warner by announcing its own program allowing certain legacy artists to receive royalties without having recovered their deposits according …

Today, rising pop star Lilyisthatyou unleashes another cheeky party anthem, called “ALL ABOUT ME”. Destined to turn heads and invade eardrums, it’s an irreverent call to arms for pleasure-seekers everywhere with a highly relevant message about self-love. Listen HERE via Warner Records. The singer, born Lily Davies, comes out of her corner rocking the rock-soaked …

LEFT TO RIGHT: Johnatan Machado, Sarah Jayyousi, Amna Al Muftah and Hemanth Madupu. Artists-in-residence at Doha Fire Station recently showcased their works in ‘open studios’ ranging from music, traditional weavings, painting and sculpture covering themes on the environment, culture and life. self-expression. Seventeen artists are taking part in this year’s edition. This is an annual …

DENVER — Denver-based composer Derrick Hodge will conduct the music for the 94th Academy Awards telecast airing on ABC this Sunday at 6 p.m. MT. Derrick, a native of Philadelphia, has created music for some of the most well-known artists and shows of recent years, primarily from his home studio in Denver. “I started working …

Top artists have made headlines for striking music rights deals with deep-pocketed investors who acquire their music publishing and recording rights. Over the past two years, Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Nicks, Bob Dylan and Shakira, among others, have made such arrangements. But artists who crave cash and want to capitalize on exorbitant prices for their music …

Amazon Music is releasing a new documentary, For love and countrywho claims that “country music has always been black music,” on April 7. It was realized by Joshua Kissi and features interviews and performances by several black country artists, including Jimmie Allen, Blanco Brown, BRELAND, Shy Carter, Mickey Guyton, Willie Jones, Valerie June, Amythyst Kiah, …

Oklahoma men’s basketball teams have been excluded from March Madness, but you can still scout for other Oklahoma talent in a national “tournament.” “American Song Contest” is a live music contest that begins at 7 p.m. on Monday, March 21 on NBC. Hosted by Snoop Dogg and Kelly Clarkson, “American Song Contest” features 56 musical …

After a two-year hiatus, the San Diego Latin Film Festival opened last week in a new location in Mission Valley with expanded programming that goes beyond movies. While there are still plenty of great films to see, this year’s festival also features artists painting new work at the event, music, and craft offerings, all of …

These days, it seems like being a great actor and musician go hand in hand. Many of our favorite movie and TV stars have roots in music and have toured and released studio albums, much to the surprise of their fans. Stars like Will Smith and Jennifer Lopez are just two names that come to …

It’s always a great time to add new music to your playlist. Check out these five black artists who are not only getting noticed on the awards scene, but more importantly, carving out their own sound and following. Zamani Zamani is an 18-year-old triple threat in the form of a singer, songwriter and producer from …

Welcome to Music Business Worldwide’s weekly roundup – where we make sure you’ve caught the five biggest stories that have made headlines over the past seven days. MBW’s Roundup is supported by Centtrip, which helps over 500 of the world’s best-selling artists maximize revenue and lower touring costs. This week, MBW reported that the US …

We’ve all seen stories of musical artists who couldn’t handle the “business” side of the music industry. And, if you’re a local music fan, you’ve probably seen upstate artists perform and wondered, “Why aren’t they bigger than they are?” Camden Johnson aims to solve both of these problems with his new nonprofit Rahm Academy. Johnson …

The Academy of Country Music’s latest awards show highlighted how much fun is still possible in the fast-paced future of music streaming. LAS VEGAS — The 57th Academy of Country Music Awards ended with nods to the past, beginning Monday night with a tribute to Elvis Presley and ending shortly after a moving rendition of …

SXSW Music 2022 in Austin – Top 10 Local Artists SXSW Music 2022 is almost here and like every year I profiled 10 of the best local artists! After two years of cancellations and virtual showcases, the South by Southwest conference and festivals are back with a screaming vengeance. On the music side, nearly 2,000 …

Sony music labels a new project on the way! On March 3, Sony Music Labels announced a new project, Reverse3:x(read as inverted cross), a project where people can watch short live videos of performances by various artists in a virtual space to launch on March 3, 2022. XR Live Project “ReVers3:x” vol.1 …

Snootie Wild is the latest rapper to lose his life to gun violence. The tragedy was confirmed Saturday night on the artist’s verified CMG Instagram page: “Gone in body, but your NAME & LEGACY will live forever!” the caption read. “💙 #TeamYayo4Life💯.” ABC 13 reports that a man was found shot in the neck early …

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) – The pandemic devastated the live music industry in 2020 to the tune of $30 billion worldwide, and while things got a little better in 2021, it continued to be difficult with soft ticket sales and canceled shows. In California, where the rules were particularly rigid, things were even worse. But, now, …

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Maya Angelou once said, “People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, is loved for this very reason. Her expressive voice combined with beautiful piano melodies propelled her to worldwide fame. His background in gospel …

The sounds of Manchester have long inspired the masses. We are the city that produced The Smiths, New Order, Oasis, and now… Beetham Tower howls? Yes, you read that right. The downtown landmark has become well known to residents for its strange howls in strong winds which were first reported in 2006. READ MORE: Manchester …

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) – A Richmond artist is raising awareness of the importance of mental health through music and film. Myles Brown created “Journey”, a visual album from his own process of grieving and healing. “A visual album is a compilation of songs accompanied by a series of music videos. Music videos are optical mechanisms …

On local ambient artist Patricia Wolf’s Twitter page is one of the last photographs of her mother-in-law, Kathleen Karle, before her death in 2019. Wolf and Karle stand together at the foot of a hill as the long shadows of twilight begin to fall. In the background, dozens of curious structures, superficially resembling flowers, but …

The fundraising platform Fandiem has partnered with Groupsintown to raise funds and awareness of various non-profit partners. Their latest campaign, “F-COVID“, will benefit Sweet Relief Musicians Fund and gives fans the chance to win a variety of unique prizes from artists like Metallic, Eric Church, Nine inch nails, Jason Isbeland much more. “We are thrilled …

Mary J. Blige, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg said the NFL was slow to embrace hip-hop and promised their Super Bowl halftime show would create more opportunities for the genre. “We’re going to open more doors for hip-hop artists in the future and make sure the NFL understands that this is what it should have …

On Sunday, San Antonio Symphony concertmaster Eric Gratz will take the stage at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts for the first time in two years. Gratz will appear as a member of the Olmos Ensemble, a group of premier symphonic musicians performing as guest soloists with the Youth Orchestras of San Antonio (YOSA) …

Music and lifestyle brand Country Rebel launched Country Rebel Records. The founders of the company, brothers Darin and Kevin Bluealso announced singer-songwriter and veteran Justin Holmes as the label’s first signing. Her first single, “Damn Addiction”, is available everywhere now. Holmes and Country Rebel first connected in 2017 when the brand shared one of Holmes’ …