Times have changed and so must recording artists. Artists need to start managing their business in the same manner that Fortune 500 companies do. Imagine for a moment, in today's cutthroat business environment, a company hoping to succeed without a market research component.
At 6:43 in Snarky Puppy's video for "Lingus," the closer on 2014's We Like It Here, Shaun Martin puts his head in hands. As Cory Henry climbs closer to the finale of a stratospheric keyboard solo, Martin's mock disgust -that "this dude" gesture- embodies what we're all feeling.
Singer-songwriter Thara Prashad has collaborated with John Legend, and shared a stage with Ne-Yo. But these days, Prashad, 33, is more interested in ...
I had the incredible good fortune of speaking to Melissa Etheridge on the phone recently about my favorite topic: manifesting. As the co-founder of a company focused on personal growth, I spend my days learning from incredible experts.
It's a great thing when major orchestras release new recordings of contemporary art music. It's an even better sign of the vibrancy of the classical music business for that to happen under the auspices of a new major international initiative that brings together commercial and non-profit entities.
While others wish to send the monster back under his bed, I won't. I want him to stay right out in front of our eyes. And I want critics to really turn an ear to their own sidestepping rhetoric.
Photo by Jaspermaz via Wikimedia Commons A hipster paradise wi...
News Flash: love is still our strongest emotion! How I Became The Bomb capture this on their song, "Ulay, Oh."
Tonight I'm joined by two-time Grammy-winner Robert Glasper. The talented and innovative pianist has reunited with his jazz trio on the hit new album, Covered, which was recorded in front of a live audience at Capitol Studios.
Corporate Takedowns. The Illuminati. Super-villain cops caught on cell phone cameras. All current cultural heavyweights that are animated into band Tribe Society's music video for their single 'Kings' off their new EP, Lucid Dreams.
It's late on a Friday afternoon with lots of people rushing around at the beginning of their weekend and I was one of them too ... until I heard the delightful sounds of music coming from a singer who caused me to quickly stop and pay attention.
Stop saying "no" to Yes. Unfortunately, Squire won't be around to see Yes get its rightful place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. But I know that I, along with other dedicated Yes fans, will continue to urge the Hall of Fame to give Yes their just due.
Gathering of the Vibes is one of the biggest music festivals of the Northeast and one of my personal favorites. I have been attending Vibes for fifteen years and have seen the ebb and flow of it.
No man should consider women as disposable, irrelevant or only as sexual playthings, even if he can sell a million copies of the track by doing so. I guess all I'm saying is let's drop some feminism into hip-hop.
Bon Jovi is today one of the bestselling musicians in history. During the last 30 years, the band sold over 100 mill...