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Music Collaboration Suite Splice Raises $4.5M From True And DJs, Launches ... - TechCrunch (blog)
TechCrunch (blog)Music Collaboration Suite Splice Raises $4.5M From True And DJs, Launches ...TechCrunch (blog)GroupMe co-founder Steve Martocci has found some powerful allies for his music production storage and collaboration startup Splice, which launches its public beta and remixable music pla...[read more]

Music Lesson From Jeff Goldblum (And Me) - Forbes
ForbesMusic Lesson From Jeff Goldblum (And Me)ForbesAs experts tell us, music can be a great connector for those whose memories are fading, or faded. People remember music vividly. Sometimes seniors will stand and dance – say to a Glenn Miller tune, or hum or sing along with “Take Me Out to the B...[read more]

CD-Loving Japan Resists Move to Online Music - New York Times
New York TimesCD-Loving Japan Resists Move to Online MusicNew York TimesTOKYO — Around the world, the music business has shifted toward downloads and streaming. But in Japan, the compact disc is still king. On a drizzly Sunday afternoon recently, Tower Records' nine-level flagship store here was ...[read more]

Q&A: Why no war can stop David Broza's music - Jerusalem Post
Q&A: Why no war can stop David Broza's musicJerusalem PostIsraeli singer-songwriter David Broza is a musical legend and a long-time peace activist, who uses his art to build bridges, particularly in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Broza sits down with The Jerusalem Post to discus...[read more]

Free tickets to Music Midtown 2014! - Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
Free tickets to Music Midtown 2014!Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)3. Email me at mruggieri@ajc.com with the correct answer for No. 14 in the quiz (hint: it's about Gregg Allman and movies). Please put “Music Midtown tickets” in the subject field. If you put anything else – “I love John Mayer!...[read more]

British music industry added £3.8bn to the UK economy in 2013 - The Guardian
The GuardianBritish music industry added £3.8bn to the UK economy in 2013The GuardianThe increase in overall music receipts can be traced to individual revenues by musicians, singers, composers, songwriters and lyricists, which rose more than 6% to £1.7bn, and live music sales, which rose almost ...[read more]

Ginny Mancini gives back to the music that nurtured her - Los Angeles Times
Ginny Mancini gives back to the music that nurtured herLos Angeles Times"It said, 'Neighborhood Music School,' and I saw the image of what the school looked like," Ginny said. What it looked like, she said, was the kind of school she wished she could have escaped to as a child. A homey-looking pl...[read more]

Tibor Rudas, Classical Music Impresario, Dies at 94 - New York Times
New York TimesTibor Rudas, Classical Music Impresario, Dies at 94New York TimesTibor Rudas, an irrepressible impresario who took classical music from concert halls to casinos and from there to baseball stadiums and the Eiffel Tower, helping to propel the Three Tenors to global glory, died on Sept...[read more]

12 colleges with fascinating music listening habits - USA TODAY
12 colleges with fascinating music listening habitsUSA TODAYUsing the universities whose students signed up for its student deal, Spotify ranked universities by the most songs students streamed to find America's most music-loving schools. Then, Spotify broke down the top 40 schools into custom li...[read more]

These Are The Best Universities For Electronic Music - Huffington Post
These Are The Best Universities For Electronic MusicHuffington PostEach year, we're bombarded with rankings of schools that are all about the books. But this year, thanks to the folks at Thump, Vice's online video channel devoted to electronic music and culture, we now have a ranking of schools t...[read more]