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  • Ringo Starr's 74th birthday rocks peace, love and fundraising

    Ringo Starr's 74th birthday rocks peace, love and fundraising
    For years, Ringo Starr has used the occasion of his birthday to urge fans to flash the peace symbol and say the words "Peace and love" at noon wherever they happen to be in the world. The former Beatle upped the ante for his 74th birthday party this...
  • Taylor Swift Writes Op-Ed on the Music Biz: 'Music Should Not be Free'

    Taylor Swift has taken to the Wall Street Journal to pen an op-ed, discussing the music industry at large and its future from the perspective of one of its most popular songstresses. In the piece, Swift criticizes musicians who make decisions that...
  • Compton reassesses native son Dr. Dre, a newly minted billionaire

    Compton reassesses native son Dr. Dre, a newly minted billionaire
    Every fall, economics teacher Louis Stewart puts aside the textbooks and gives his students at Centennial High School in Compton a lesson in Dr. Dre 101. He pulls out the Forbes magazine list of America's richest celebrities and points to Dr. Dre, who...
  • Comedy 'June Moon' Just Swell At Williamstown Theatre Festival

    Comedy 'June Moon' Just Swell At Williamstown Theatre Festival
    The show: "June Moon" at the Williamstown Theatre Festival in Williamstown, Mass. What makes it special?: It's the first main stage show of the 60th season of the famed summer theater in the Berkshires — and a production of a rarely-produced...
  • Urban Music Fest headed to CFE Arena in Orlando

    Urban Music Fest headed to CFE Arena in Orlando
    R&B star Anthony Hamilton will be the featured attraction at the Urban Music Fest, a multi-act show set for Aug. 22 at the CFE Arena at the University of Central Florida. Pre-sale tickets are available today through 10 p.m. with the pre-sale code...
  • Selena Gomez And A Slew Of A-List Stars To Attend Italy's Ischia Global Fest

    ROME - Selena Gomez, Jessica Chastain, Freida Pinto, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Omar Sy, Sullivan Stapleton, Leo Howard, and Lena Headey are among expected attendees at Italy's Ischia Global Film and Music Festival, the informal event on the Italo isle in the...
  • Beethoven Festival, CCM must rethink their mission to survive

    Beethoven Festival, CCM must rethink their mission to survive
    While funding woes are the root of the problems recently afflicting two esteemed Chicago musical institutions, the Beethoven Festival and the Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM), there's another way of looking at those problems. The former organization...
  • Garth Brooks' 'Comeback Special' shows in Ireland canceled

    Garth Brooks' 'Comeback Special' shows in Ireland canceled
    In a surprise turn that has left at least 400,000 concert ticket-holders in Ireland disappointed, the promoter of country superstar Garth Brooks’ five sold-out shows in Dublin announced Tuesday that the concerts have been canceled after the city&...
  • Every business should listen to Taylor Swift's advice

    Every business should listen to Taylor Swift's advice
    The music industry isn’t dying, argues Taylor Swift in an Op-Ed for the Wall Street Journal. “It's just coming alive,” she writes. In her Op-Ed, Swift explains her strategy for making it as a musician in this day and age. It all...
  • Ringo Starr on the mystery 'train song' from 'A Hard Day's Night'

    Ringo Starr on the mystery 'train song' from 'A Hard Day's Night'
    In writing about what's being called “the train song” in the Beatles’ film “A Hard Day’s Night,” and recent efforts to identify the musicians who recorded it, at least one reader commented, “Why doesn’t...
  • Music Publisher Spirit Moves Into Nashville's Music Row

    Fortifying its mini-major status in the music publishing world, Spirit Music Group acquired Cal IV Entertainment, the Nashville-based independent music publisher, production and artist management company. The move marks Spirit's expansion into Music Row,...