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10 bands you might not have discovered without Pete Wentz
10 bands you might not have discovered without Pete Wentz
Pete Wentz was one of the most prolific artists to emerge from the 2000s alternative scene. But did you know that he also catalyzed the meteoric rise of a number of our favorite bands? The Fall Out Boy bassist launched his Fueled By Ramen imprint, Decaydance Records, in 2005 and quickly started accumulating a roster of soon-to-be icons. Though rebranded in 2014 as ...
Sony Music pledges $100M to social justice and anti-racism initiatives
Sony Music pledges $100M to social justice and anti-racism initiatives
Sony Music is pledging a $100 million fund towards social justice and anti-racism organizations with immediate donations for organizations fighting for equal rights happening. CEO and Chairman of Sony Music Group Rob Stringer says in their announcement that they're taking "action accordingly with our community fully involved" in how funds are being distributed. Re...
WMG reveals vague $100M social equity fund after the Weeknd’s request
WMG reveals vague $100M social equity fund after the Weeknd’s request
Warner Music Group is announcing it is donating $100 million towards charitable causes for the music industry, social justice and organizations fighting violence and racism. The decision comes after the music industry participated in Blackout Tuesday in solidarity of the Black Lives Matter movement and Toronto R&B star the Weeknd's call out for the three major music labels to dig deep into the
Warner Music signs new deal, lets Facebook users share videos with licensed music
Warner Music signs new deal, lets Facebook users share videos with licensed music
A surefire way to get a video on Facebook taken down is posting content with background music that you don't own the rights to. To combat the amount of videos getting taken down due to this very reason, the popular social networking site has been working toward licensing deals with music labels so people can post videos with popular songs without the worry of it getting taken down.  ... Read Mor