| Jul 17, 2014
| 2:08 PM
Comedy Takeover at Gigi's: This monthly event will feature headlining comedian Eric DaSilva at Gigi's Music Cafe. With jokes about gun control, driving in Miami and being chubby, DaSilva has performed at Comedy Central's South Beach Comedy Festival and on...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 10:50 AM
Microsoft’s downsizing could spawn a larger competitor in the crowded field of music streaming apps.
MixRadio, part of Microsoft’s Nokia division, is available through a website and as an app built exclusively for Microsoft Windows devices....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Americans’ relationship with small cars has historically rated between hate and tolerance, but that’s changing. For reasons that range from economics to changing demographics and notable sophistication, subcompacts are finding love in America....
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:14 AM
When you think of rock music you probably don't think about "Super Mario Bros." or "Space Invaders." But a subculture of video game rock bands? Yes, it's a thing.
And now that you know the bands exist, you’re likely all too eager to start your own...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 12:28 PM
Sony/ATV Music Publishing has said it may completely withdraw from two U.S. groups that distribute songwriter royalties if changes are not made to the regulations that govern those organizations.
This comes more than a month after the U.S. Justice...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 10:03 AM
Despite a limited music library, Amazon Inc.’s new Prime Music feature has streamed tens of millions of songs in the week-plus since its release, the company said Monday.
In a news release, the online retailer didn’t specify how many of...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Why does anybody get into the online radio business?
Pandora is the king of all online music services, with 77 million active listeners at the end of last month. But even Pandora has struggled to turn a profit off its streams because the vast majority...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 3:00 PM
Google has acquired Songza, an Internet radio company, in an effort to keep up with Apple and Amazon in music streaming.
The Mountain View, Calif., company announced the purchase Tuesday afternoon, saying it would use Songza to improve its Google Play...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Next time you're trying to figure out what went wrong with the music industry, here's a handy list of problems that need to be addressed.
MONEY. There's not enough of it for investment.
We keep reading about venture capitalists putting their money...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:00 AM
With iHeartRadio, Clear Channel is looking to the Web to dial up growth.
On Tuesday the company said the online streaming service now has 50 million registered users, which is up more than 50% from the same time last year. The milestone comes as the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Amazon took the wraps off the Fire Phone -- priced $100 lower than similar iPhone models -- and because the e-commerce company will not be relying on gigantic sales of the new gadget, it could represent Apple's most formidable rival in the category.