Tag Archives: soundcloud

The Pop Charts Were Crazy This Year. Here’s Why.

Source: New York Times » Music

As streaming continues to remake the music industry, artists and record labels schemed and scrambled, remixed and bundled to get their songs into fans’ ears.

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Soundcloud reveals 2017 year-end data (most streamed album, tracks & more)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

The top streamed album (and top streamed rap track) goes to Lil Uzi Vert.

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Playlist: The Playlist: Linkin Park Pays Tribute to Chester Bennington

Source: New York Times » Music

Hear 13 of the week’s most important new tracks from Romeo Santos, Chance the Rapper, PVRIS and more.

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INTERVIEW | SWEATER BEATS

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

Sweater Beats is an electronic music producer who grew up outside Washington D.C. in the suburbs of Rockville, Maryland. He is currently on his For the Cold Debut live tour across North America, in advance of a new EP release in early 2017. Blisspop had the chance to catch up with him before his homecoming

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INTERVIEW | SWEATER BEATS

Source: Blisspop » DC Music

Sweater Beats is an electronic music producer who grew up outside Washington D.C. in the suburbs of Rockville, Maryland. He is currently on his For the Cold Debut live tour across North America, in advance of a new EP release in early 2017. Blisspop had the chance to catch up with him before his homecoming

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Music World Bands Together Against YouTube, Seeking Change to Law

Source: New York Times » Music

The industry has asked the government to modify the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, saying it is outdated and makes removing unauthorized content too difficult.

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Nikki Glaspie of The Nth Power Chats Upcoming TLA Show, Abundance, and Spirituality

Source: Rock On Philly

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Nikki Glaspie has had one heck of a ride.  She went from dropping out of Berklee College of Music and moving to New York City with $600 in her pocket to touring the world as the drummer for the one and only Beyonce. Now, she’s the drummer and co-founder of the power-funk-soul-jam band, The Nth Power.  The group released its first full-length album, Abundance, last year, and they’re currently on the road in support of the near-masterpiece.

The Nth Power comes to the TLA on South Street this Saturday for what is ...

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Sonnder Tempers The Season At Year’s End With Pink

Source: Rock On Philly

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Sonnder has been a busy band since Rock On Philly last sat down in May with the band’s singer and guitarist Ryan Weidman to talk about their intrepid year long journey through a monthly single release project. You may have recently heard their song “Along The Way” being played on Radio 104.5 here in Philadelphia, caught there studio session with WXPN’s The Key or caught their last couple new single releases, “Silhouettes” or the foretelling “New Direction.”

In advance of their upcoming Saturday December 19th performance ...

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ArtsBeat: In Topping Charts, Disturbed Accomplishes a Rare Feat

Source: New York Times » Music

The metal band Disturbed has the No. 1 album this week with “Immortalized” (Reprise), pushing Luke Bryan’s “Kill the Lights” to the No. 2 spot.

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In Search of Musicality: How Musical Is America?

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image of Bustle In Your Hedgerow by Samantha Sweeney

Music in America has taken on various roles of significance throughout the history of our national culture, ones that vary in range from being merely aesthetic to those of larger social influence and implications to the population at large. Music has been used in tradition and celebration, to lead infantries in to battle, to tell tales of some of our most momentous historical events.

Music has been used to rally support and inspire hope among those enduring different types of extraordinary circumstances and to articulate or, provoke ...

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Sony Terms With Spotify Uncovered in Contract

Source: New York Times » Music

Sony’s relationships with digital services were exposed last week when a now-outdated licensing contract with Spotify was leaked online and friction with SoundCloud spilled into view.

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