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Report finds musicians only receive 12% of the $43 billion the music industry makes
Report finds musicians only receive 12% of the $43 billion the music industry makes
A new report has found that musicians in the United States only received 12% of the $43 billion revenue the music industry made in 2017. Read more: Empathetic people get more joy out of music, study finds The discovery was made in a new report called Putting The Band Back Together by Citigroup, where they found that out of the $43 billion revenue the music industry made last year, just over $5 bil
10 essential musicians in movies
10 essential musicians in movies
Pop some popcorn and get ready to enjoy some of the most iconic, and some of the more obscure, moments when musicians swapped stage time for screen time and put down their instruments to pick up a script. From Alanis Morissette's quirky portrayal of God in Kevin Smith's Dogma to Matt Skiba's BLINK-and-you'll-miss-it cameo in The Dark Knight, here are 10 essential musicians in movies.    Read more:
Musician’s share their favorite love songs from their own bands
Musician’s share their favorite love songs from their own bands
Sure, we spend a lot of time waxing poetic about our personal favorite love songs (just check out the special in AP 344 for those), but what about your favorite band’s love songs that they have written? Many were eager to point out that in our sphere of the music world, they tend to be anti-love songs, but this list still has plenty of emo lovey-dovey feels to go around. Tay...
Someone found a Pokémon in front of Issues’ Pokémon-themed Warped Tour set
Someone found a Pokémon in front of Issues’ Pokémon-themed Warped Tour set
Pokémon Go has taken the world by storm. It’s currently considered a feat to get on social media and not see at least one screenshot of someone sharing their latest find. Such is the case with this Warped Tour attendee who found a Nidoran hanging out with some friends at Issues set, during which they covered the Pokemon theme song. Gotta catch ...
Twitter launches “how to” guide for musicians and artists
Twitter launches “how to” guide for musicians and artists
Twitter has launched a "how to" guide for musicians and artists on its website. The guide helps get musicians started with the service and gives tips on how to best utilize the tools Twitter offers. Emphasizing the direct connection Twitter gives musicians to their fans, the company says:  "A Twitter connection tells fans how much you appreciate them, and it also enables you to