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That Sweater is Up for Sale

You know the one.  Everyone in the 1990’s knows the one.  THAT sweater Kurt Cobain wore in his MTV Unplugged performance.  Its opening bid was $20,000, and was expected to … Continue reading

November 8, 2015 · Leave a comment

Highland Park: Where It’s At for the LA Indie Scene

It’s not rocket science to figure out where the next emerging cultural hot spot will be – find a cheap, urban, industrial neighborhood and you’ll find a few artists hidden … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Small Music Venues ARE Cultural Institutions

Yes, yes, and all yes.  There are nonprofit art galleries, nonprofit theaters, but nonprofit music venues?  Do we have the same issue at England, and is the American music system … Continue reading

October 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

Heathen Apostles – Boot Hill Hymnal Review

  The album opens with Red Brick Dust, a hard-driving tune that doesn’t let up and sets the stage for the entire album, with lead singer Mather Louth’s sultry voice … Continue reading

November 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

Berklee Launches First All-Online MBA in Music Business

Berklee College of Music and Southern New Hampshire University recently announced they will offer the nation’s first MBA in music business that is entirely online. Berklee said in a statement that the … Continue reading

August 29, 2013 · 1 Comment

Soft Economy Not Hurting Live Music Industry

Thanks to top draws like Beyonce, Kid Rock and One Direction, the world’s biggest concert promoter Tuesday reported strong earnings for its second quarter that beat analysts’ expectations. Live Nation … Continue reading

August 26, 2013 · Leave a comment

Grooveshark Settles EMI Publishing Lawsuit, Still Faces Uncertain Future

  Grooveshark, the oft-sued streaming music service, appears to be putting some of its legal troubles behind it. The company is expected to announce, perhaps as early as this week, that … Continue reading

August 23, 2013 · Leave a comment