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This Band Just Finished A 28 Day Tour And Made How Much?! - Digital Music News

This Band Just Finished A 28 Day Tour And Made How Much?! - Digital Music News | Music | Scoop.it
The following is by 1/2 of the band Pomplamoose and Patreon co-founder, Jack Conte. Pomplamoose just finished a 28-day tour. We played 24 shows in...
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Steve Kilbey: ‘What Has That Got to Do With Music?’ : Mess+Noise

Steve Kilbey: ‘What Has That Got to Do With Music?’ : Mess+Noise | Music | Scoop.it
Mess+Noise, A Local Music Magazine is dedicated to showing Australian music in a different and evocative light. Photo essays, art pieces by musicians, inquisitive interviews and idiosyncratic reviews intermingle throughout.
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"Why does it take someone so long to arrive and be what they could’ve been all along? Chuggy had managed me during my insular, confused, sulky stage, which preceded my arrogant and blasé stage, which gave way to my ugly junkie phase, which in turn begat my eccentric uncle phase – the one I’m currently in."

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Warner Music Group strikes licensing deal with SoundCloud

Warner Music Group strikes licensing deal with SoundCloud | Music | Scoop.it
Warner Music Group is the first major music company to forge a partnership with SoundCloud.
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Adele's manager: 'Streaming's the future, whether people like it or not'

Adele's manager: 'Streaming's the future, whether people like it or not' | Music | Scoop.it
But Jonathan Dickens wants Spotify to change policy of not allowing some albums to be restricted to paying subscribers only Continue reading...
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Lamb Live in session with BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music

Lamb Live in session with BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music | Music | Scoop.it
  If you missed our recent live sessions on BBC Radio, here’s a chance to listen again.
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Touching from a Distance: Joy Division and Ian Curtis, review: 'compelling and painful' - Telegraph

Touching from a Distance: Joy Division and Ian Curtis, review: 'compelling and painful' - Telegraph | Music | Scoop.it
The memoir of Deborah Curtis offers a deeply personal counterpoint to the public image of Ian Curtis, says Oliver Arnoldi
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100 underrated DJs who deserve more shine

100 underrated DJs who deserve more shine | Music | Scoop.it
Around this time every year, the music world debates and dissects DJ Mag‘s Top 100 DJs poll.
We’re never sure why they bother.
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Joe Meek: sound pioneer

Joe Meek: sound pioneer | Music | Scoop.it

Tone deaf, paranoid and unable to read music, Joe Meek somehow became one of the most important music producers of the 60s yet lived in shame. Here is his tragic story

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Glasgow: 2014's top music incubator

Glasgow: 2014's top music incubator | Music | Scoop.it
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There are a lot of cities across the UK (and indeed the world) that I feel a real musical affinity with.
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Punk in Africa: The sound of resistance - Descrier

Punk in Africa: The sound of resistance - Descrier | Music | Scoop.it
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Punk in Africa: The sound of resistance
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Punk music has never really had an easy time, but never has that statement been truer than in South Africa during apartheid. Not only were ...
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Over 700 Indie Labels Unite For Digital Music Equality

Over 700 Indie Labels Unite For Digital Music Equality | Music | Scoop.it
Bringing You The Latest Aussie & International News - Reviews And Interviews
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Music and Literature: Books That Inspired Indie

Music and Literature: Books That Inspired Indie | Music | Scoop.it
Intertextuality: There’s a reason it’s so ubiquitous in postmodern popular culture. By citing existing works, artists—whether they’re writers, musicians, or something else entirely—can add another layer of meaning to their work. Musicians being inspired by books certainly isn’t a new phenomenon, and it’s a trend that can be seen across multiple genres. Here, we take a look at some of our favorite indie bands and artists who’ve found their muse in literature. From Greek mythology
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Practical Utopianism: Simon Frith Interviewed - The Quietus

Practical Utopianism: Simon Frith Interviewed - The Quietus | Music | Scoop.it
Practical Utopianism: Simon Frith Interviewed
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The History of Live Music in Britain is a social and historic excursus tracing the sometimes-complex dynamics between the live business, the record industry, and the role of music promoter.
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For Aerosmith's Joe Perry, feeling 'in the room' is the pinnacle of hi-fi sound - Digital Trends

For Aerosmith's Joe Perry, feeling 'in the room' is the pinnacle of hi-fi sound - Digital Trends | Music | Scoop.it
From Aerosmith cofounder to solo artist and back again, Joe Perry has seen – and heard – it all. With the release of his new book, Perry delves even deeper into the fascination with sound that has shaped his entire career.
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Tom Odell soundtracks John Lewis Christmas ad campaign - watch it here

Tom Odell soundtracks John Lewis Christmas ad campaign - watch it here | Music | Scoop.it
Columbia-signed Tom Odell is the artist this year chosen to soundtrack John Lewis' Christmas advert, singing a version of John Lennon's Real Love.
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Morrissey-solo - Postcard from Morrissey to Smiths' "ex-drummer" Simon Wolstencroft, July 1989

Morrissey-solo - Postcard from Morrissey to Smiths' "ex-drummer" Simon Wolstencroft, July 1989 | Music | Scoop.it
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17 Great New Music Books for Fall

17 Great New Music Books for Fall | Music | Scoop.it
A bevy of great books by and about musicians is hitting store shelves this fall.Elvis & GingerGinger Alden, the 21-year-old beauty engaged to Elvis when he died, sets the record straight about the man who loved her tender.

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How Marillion pioneered crowdfunding in music

How Marillion pioneered crowdfunding in music | Music | Scoop.it
Language Undefined Template: AdvancedAuthor: Jack PrestonTags: crowdfundingArticle content:  British rock band Marillion formed in Buckinghamshire in 1979 and despite selling in excess of 15 million albums whilst riding a wave of neo-progressive...
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Jack Bruce: 1943-2014

Jack Bruce: 1943-2014 | Music | Scoop.it
MOJO's Editor-In-Chief pays tribute to Cream’s life-long musical adventurer.
The post Jack Bruce: 1943-2014 appeared first on MOJO.
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Willie Nelson: The Definitive Profile - RollingStone.com

Willie Nelson: The Definitive Profile - RollingStone.com | Music | Scoop.it
Willie Nelson: The Definitive Profile
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The musty wooden interior is packed with dominoes and poker and pool tables; Nelson frequently hosts Texas Hold 'Em games with a group of local musicians and businessmen.
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Portraits Of Pop Culture Icons Unravel Out Of VHS Tapes, Cassettes, And Film

Portraits Of Pop Culture Icons Unravel Out Of VHS Tapes, Cassettes, And Film | Music | Scoop.it
I couldn't even wind a cassette back up when it unraveled… (Portraits Of Pop Culture Icons Unravel Out Of VHS Tapes, Cassettes, And Film: http://t.co/8Qs9iVWkeC)...
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Soho record shop Sister Ray to open vinyl-only branch in Shoreditch

Soho record shop Sister Ray to open vinyl-only branch in Shoreditch | Music | Scoop.it
FACT is the UK's best online music magazine and home to the weekly FACT mix series.
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Sony/ATV puts entire global music catalogue online

Sony/ATV puts entire global music catalogue online | Music | Scoop.it
European music copyright holders might currently be up in arms over the failure of the Global Repertoire Database but in the US, major publishers are taking matters into their own hands.
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A Talk With Peter James and Ian Rankin - Huffington Post

A Talk With Peter James and Ian Rankin - Huffington Post | Music | Scoop.it
A Talk With Peter James and Ian Rankin
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As a result, rock musicians have become great fans of the books. I get emails from Pete Townshend of The Who or members of RDM. Van Morrison contacted me, knowing I'm a fan since Rebus is one.
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The CD Case

The CD Case | Music | Scoop.it
Compact discs may be more out of vogue than ever, but some albums will always sound best with lasers.
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