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Music Publisher Jeff Waye: Synched Up to Industry Changes

Lisa Derrick | Posted 07.29.2015 | Entertainment
Lisa Derrick

Ten years ago, the music industry suffered a major re-set -- or what those less optimistic termed a collapse.

Even Musicians Get Stage Fright: An Interview With Keyboardist Todd Stoops

Taraleigh Weathers | Posted 02.04.2015 | Entertainment
Taraleigh Weathers

I'm so grateful Raq and Kung Fu's keyboardist Todd Stoops took the time out of his busy life to share what makes him tick, turns him on in life and the obstacles he's overcome.

Meshell Ndegeocello, a Master of Her Craft and Destiny

Diriye Osman | Posted 10.15.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

Whether it's publically acknowledged or not, Meshell Ndegeocello's sound is everywhere.

The Miraculous Sound and Story of James Day

Diriye Osman | Posted 10.12.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

It's important that we support our artists and thinkers in order for the culture to move forward. James Day is a remarkable musician and, just as importantly, a resilient individual whose sound and story is nothing short of miraculous.

The Sublime Lalah Hathaway

Diriye Osman | Posted 10.05.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

There are no two ways to splice this story; Lalah Hathaway is, quite simply put, the truth. In a career spanning 25 years she has created some of the most exquisite, sinuous music committed to record.

The Delicious Soulfulness of Dianne Reeves

Diriye Osman | Posted 09.28.2014 | Entertainment
Diriye Osman

Dianne Reeves oozes earth-deep soulfulness. Everything about her -- from the way she sings to the way she speaks -- is soulful.

Jessica Goodman

Flume May Be America's New EDM Darling, But He's Aiming Higher | Jessica Goodman | Posted 07.22.2014 | Entertainment

America's biggest Australian import in electronic music is barely allowed to drink here. Flume, also known as 22-year-old Harley Streten, can sell out...

Youngblood Hawke 'Come Running' to Pop-Rock Success

Molly Fosco | Posted 04.29.2013 | Los Angeles
Molly Fosco

If you live in Southern California, you've definitely heard their single "We Come Running" on the radio, and by now you might even be able to sing a...

Hip-Hop/Electronic Musician Flying Lotus Talks Detroit Family Roots for Majestic Theatre Show

Kelly Frazier | Posted 12.15.2012 | Detroit
Kelly Frazier

On Monday, October 15th, Flying Lotus makes his return to Detroit in celebration of the release of his new album Until The Quiet Comes. Expect heavy bass, great visuals, songs you've heard before and tracks you may never here again.

My Chicago: Leslie Hall, Iowa's Own Midwest Diva

The Huffington Post | Joe Erbentraut | Posted 10.16.2011 | Chicago

While Leslie Hall is not a Chicago native, she is very familiar with the city. Born and raised in Ames, Ia., Hall became one of the original YouTube s...

Songwriter Matt Morris Talks Haiti, Disney And Helping Others

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Award-winning songwriter and frequent collaborator to fellow Mouseketeer alumnae, Matt Morris recently released his own debut full-length album, When ...