Music Release Dates On Fridays Starting This Summer

February 26th, 2015 | by

The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry has announced that music albums will now be released around the world on Fridays. This change will start in the summer. Albums have normally been released on Tuesdays in North America and Mondays in Europe. The change to…

Kickstarter Used To Support Funding For New TLC Album

January 26th, 2015 | by

A new record was set on Kickstarter as more than $200,000 has been raised on the production of a musical album. The famed hip hop group TLC had a Kickstarter goal of $150,000 and was able to raise that money and then more with about…

Deezer Streaming Music Buys Muve From Cricket

January 11th, 2015 | by

In what may be interpreted as the first real challenge to the Spotify streaming music service, the French streaming music group Deezer has bought out Muve, a streaming platform that was run by Cricket Wireless. The transaction was worth a little more than $100 million….

Toronto To Host Bonnaroo-Style Festival

January 9th, 2015 | by

The city of Toronto is going to have a second major music festival coming to the area’s Burl’s Creek Event Grounds. The park, which is already the host of the annual Boots and Hearts country music festival, will also host a festival that is similar…