Thursday, November 14, 2019

Tag: industry

Universal Music Group estimates 22 masters were lost in 2008 fire

After it was discovered a 2008 warehouse fire at Universal Music Group‘s Hollywood Studios destroyed hundreds of master tapes, the company has finally admitted...
Rock Concert, Bumbershoot

PledgeMusic reportedly owes its artists thousands of dollars

Direct-to-fan music outpost PledgeMusic is coming under scrutiny after a new Billboard report exposes the platform's apparent money mismanagement. Once considered a beacon crowdfunding destination...
Mastodon

Mastodon guitarist says tanking music industry will erase artists

Mastodon guitarist Bill Kelliher is getting real on the current state of the music industry, lamenting the death of the artist and discussing meager...
Concert

Razor & Tie to become an imprint of Fearless Records

Entertainment company Razor & Tie—label home to acts such as All That Remains, the Pretty Reckless and Starset—will become an imprint subsidiary of Fearless...

Lana Del Rey reveals her Radiohead lawsuit is “over”

After being accused of copyright infringement for reportedly using melodic elements from Radiohead's "Creep" in her song "Get Free," singer Lana Del Rey is...

Avenged Sevenfold hope to end lawsuit before starting new album

Avenged Sevenfold are hoping to conclude an ongoing legal battle with their former label Warner Bros. Records before starting work on their next studio...

Axl Rose calls Apple’s Tim Cook the “Donald Trump of the music industry”

Guns N' Roses lead vocalist Axl Rose has an opinion to share with you: He thinks Apple CEO Tim Cook is the "Donald Trump...

Kid Rock and others leave Webster PR after sexual harassment allegations

Kid Rock, Hank Williams Jr. and others have cut ties with Webster Public Relations after the company's CEO was accused of sexual assault. The...

Travis Barker, Anthony Green talk addiction, depression and Chester Bennington

Members of Blink-182, Circa Survive and more are tackling the tough topics of addiction and depression following the unexpected deaths this year of Linkin...

‘The Hills’ producer creates new reality show about musicians in Nashville

The creator of MTV's coming-of-age touchstones Laguna Beach: The Real Orange County and The Hills has a new reality show about emerging Nashville musicians...