American Vinyl Record Sales Reach 8 Million in 2014

December 12th, 2014 | by

The Wall Street Journal reported that sales of vinyl records in the United States has increased to about 8 million records sold in 2014. This is a 49% increase in sales over 2013. However, it is only 2% of the overall share of music sales….

Spotify Offering Three Months of Premium For Under $1

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December 5th, 2014 | by

For those that haven’t gotten a chance to try Spotify’s premium service, the music streaming company is now giving users a cheap¬†option. From now through Dec. 31, anyone who hasn’t had the chance to try either Spotify Premium or Unlimited can sample the Premium service…

Jennifer Lawrence Heading To the Billboard Charts

November 30th, 2014 | by

Actress Jennifer Lawrence has a new single that is expected to reach the Billboard Hot 100 charts. The song Hanging Tree was performed by her and James Newton Howard and was featured in the soundtrack of the hit film The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part One….

Coachella and Other Music Festivals To Be Broadcast In 2015

November 25th, 2014 | by

AXS TV, a cable and satellite television channel owned by AEG, announced that it will be broadcasting a number of major music festivals in 2015. AEG is promising more than seventy hours of live broadcasting from many of these popular summer fesetivals. Coachella, a festival…

Prince Gets Off Twitter and Facebook

November 25th, 2014 | by

Prince, a music star and noted recluse, has deleted his Twitter and Facebook pages. The famed musician has been noted for not willing to adapt to technology and did not post many messages on those pages. The messages he did post were rather enigmatic and…