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Boys and Girls Club grant brings music to kids - Green Bay Press Gazette
Boys and Girls Club grant brings music to kidsGreen Bay Press GazetteIn the end, the crew will develop a recording that could easily fit into a TV music video lineup. The state-of the-art equipment they used at the Boys & Girls Club of Green Bay's Oneida Street location recently was purchased thr...[read more]

Teaching history through music - Durham Herald Sun
Durham Herald SunTeaching history through musicDurham Herald Sun“We're studying history, but we have a chance to talk to people in history,” said Douthit, who is, in addition to his role as an instructor, a music producer who goes by the name 9th Wonder. In addition to teaching at NCCU, he has al...[read more]

Michael Koerner charts long career in charming music for theater - Minneapolis Star Tribune
Minneapolis Star TribuneMichael Koerner charts long career in charming music for theaterMinneapolis Star TribuneMichael Koerner uses music to tell stories that amuse and transport theater audiences. If he has a specialty, file it under whimsy, magic, comedy. He has composed songs and scores for d...[read more]

U2 and Apple Plot New 'Interactive' Digital Music Format - RollingStone.com
RollingStone.comU2 and Apple Plot New 'Interactive' Digital Music FormatRollingStone.comForget .mp3. The era of .u2 is almost upon us as Bono and Co. promise new "audiovisual" files that can't be pirated. Tweet; Comment; Email. U2. Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for J/P Haitian Relief Organization. Ada...[read more]

Music Midtown, Garth, Braves top weekend events - Atlanta Journal Constitution
Music Midtown, Garth, Braves top weekend eventsAtlanta Journal ConstitutionIf you'd prefer your music indoors, Garth Brooks plays the first five of seven Philips Arena concerts on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Concert times are 6:30 and 10:30 Friday and Saturday nights and 7:30 p.m. on Sund...[read more]

Dice Wants To Be The First Gig Ticketing Giant That Music Fans Adore - TechCrunch (blog)
TechCrunch (blog)Dice Wants To Be The First Gig Ticketing Giant That Music Fans AdoreTechCrunch (blog)UK music ticketing startup Dice, launching today in London on iOS and Android, is looking to tear up the traditional ticket buying process by ripping out booking fees and sending the middleman up...[read more]

Jason Isbell dominates Americana Music Awards - USA TODAY
USA TODAYJason Isbell dominates Americana Music AwardsUSA TODAYNASHVILLE — Jason Isbell won big Wednesday at the 13th annual Americana Music Honors & Awards, taking awards for all three awards for which he was nominated — top artist, album and song. "Happy birthday to Hank Williams," Isbell said ...[read more]

CD-Loving Japan Resists Move to Online Music - New York Times
New York TimesCD-Loving Japan Resists Move to Online MusicNew York TimesTOKYO — Around the world, the music business has shifted toward downloads and streaming. But in Japan, the compact disc is still king. On a drizzly Sunday afternoon recently, Tower Records' nine-level flagship store here was ...[read more]

British music industry added £3.8bn to the UK economy in 2013 - The Guardian
The GuardianBritish music industry added £3.8bn to the UK economy in 2013The GuardianThe increase in overall music receipts can be traced to individual revenues by musicians, singers, composers, songwriters and lyricists, which rose more than 6% to £1.7bn, and live music sales, which rose almost ...[read more]

12 colleges with fascinating music listening habits - USA TODAY
12 colleges with fascinating music listening habitsUSA TODAYUsing the universities whose students signed up for its student deal, Spotify ranked universities by the most songs students streamed to find America's most music-loving schools. Then, Spotify broke down the top 40 schools into custom li...[read more]