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PRESS RELEASE: Veteran Music Agent Richard Mills announces his retirement from TFA
TORONTO, April 24, 2017, After 24 years at The Feldman Agency, our friend and colleague Richard Mills is headed on a different career path. more
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Calvin Harris just kind of broke the way Sony reports album sales
Calvin Harris just kind of broke the way Sony reports album sales 1 share By Tim Ingham This is a nice little illustration of the music business’s ongoing quest to bridge the new world and the old wo... more
@globalnews.ca
Nominees announced for 2017 CMAO Awards hosted in London
The Country Music Association of Ontario has announced the nominees for the fifth annual CMAO Awards, to be held in London in June.

The awards recognize talents and achievements of Ontario’s country music industry across 16 categories, with Meghan Patrick leading the pack this year with seven nods. James Barker Band, River Town Saints, Jessica Mitchell, Cold Creek County, Jason Blaine, Tim Hicks, and The Abrams each have multiple nominations. more
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See Shania Twain Duet With Nick Jonas at Stagecoach, Perform New Song
All Stories Shania Twain debuted the new song "Life's About to Get Good" at the Stagecoach Music Festival in Indio, California, during her Saturday night headlining set. A bouncy, empowering anthem w... more
@Craig Stickland
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Da Beat Freakz sign with Cloud 9 Music – Bucks to represent in the UK
Da Beat Freakz sign with Cloud 9 Music – Bucks to represent in the UK 0 shares By Music Business Worldwide London-based music producers Da Beat Freakz have signed an exclusive publishing and venture ... more
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Ex-Music Week Publisher Dave Roberts joins MBW
Ex-Music Week Publisher Dave Roberts joins MBW 179 shares By Music Business Worldwide Music Business Worldwide has hired Dave Roberts as Associate Publisher. Roberts was the Publisher of Music Week ... more
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Fake Shark Brings New Single "Heart 2 Heart" to Life in Colorful Video Premiere
Fake Shark unveiled its latest single "Heart 2 Heart" on March 24, a groovy electronic indie-pop track that`s almost irresistible to dance to. The groovy song now has a video to bring it to life, premiering on Billboard today (April 11).

The visual sees the band (frontman Kevvy Mental, guitarist Louis Wu and bassist Tony Dallas) playing their new tune against a bright pink backdrop -- similar to the neon hue of Kevvy`s hair -- that changes colors throughout the video. On top o... more
@rollingstone.com
Stagecoach 2017 Day 2: Best Live and Backstage Photos
Stagecoach 2017 Day 2: Best Live and Backstage Photos Margo Price, Brett Eldredge, Nikki Lane and more perform at California festival 21 Margo Price gets ready to perform during day 2 of Stagecoach Fe... more
@Craig Stickland
Mutual feels https://t.co/peGQglrZoj more
 
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10 New Country Artists You Need to Know: April 2017
Delta Rae

Sounds Like: Harmony-drenched Southern pop-rock with slick production and giant hooks

For Fans of: Little Big Town, the Lumineers, Grace Potter

Why You Should Pay Attention: Durham, North Carolina six-piece Delta Rae have been regional favorites for years, drawing enthusiastic crowds at major festivals like Bonnaroo and Lollapalooza. Now the band is signed to the Valory Music Co. (under Big Machine Label Group), having just released a four-song EP titled ... more
@rollingstone.com
5 Things We Learned From Tribeca's 'Godfather' Reunion
Watch Eddie Vedder Cover Talking Heads, Rolling Stones... 5 Things We Learned From Tribeca's 'Godfather' Reunion From Pacino and Keaton getting drunk to Brando showing his balls, our takeaways from a ... more
@cmw.net
The Feldman Agency - CMW Day 4
CMW Saturday night is going to be one to remember with Youngblood at the Drake and Port Cities at the Rivoli. more
@fyimusicnews.ca
Sirius XM Privatization Yields Big Money Gain For Music Biz
Sirius XM Privatization Yields Big Money Gain For Music Biz CRTC, Sirius XM Canada, FACTOR, Radio Starmaker Sirius XM Privatization Yields Big Money Gain For Music Biz Media Apr 28, 2017 by FYI Staff ... more
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How To Up Your Game As A Singer-Songwriter
How To Up Your Game As A Singer-Songwriter Musician Ari Herstand, singer-songwriters, musicians How To Up Your Game As A Singer-Songwriter Apr 28, 2017 by External Source Comments I'm tired of the si... more
@johnnyreid.com
Johnny to Perform at the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge
The Government of Canada will mark the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge with commemorative ceremonies at the National War Memorial in Ottawa and at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France. Veterans Affairs Canada will lead these commemorations, with support from various partners, including the Department of National Defense, Global Affairs Canada, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and others. Some people of note who are expected to be in attendance will include the C... more
@Dan Davidson
Played in a 100 yr old church (and didn't burst into flames) in a town of 181 people in Northern Alberta for a... https://t.co/WN8TYlxl4P more
 
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Media Beat: April 28, 2017
Media Beat: April 28, 2017 Media Beat: April 28, 2017 Media Apr 28, 2017 by David Farrell Comments CRTC approves SiriusXM Canada transaction: Includes $29M CC fund The CRTC has approved a plan to pri... more
@musicbusinessworldwide.com
SOCAN set to join forces with reproduction rights body SODRAC
Canadian music rights bodies SOCANÂ (the Society of Composers, Authors & Music Publishers of Canada) and SODRAC (Society for Reproduction Rights of Authors, Composers and Publishers in Canada) are act... more
@cmw.net
The Feldman Agency -CMW Day 3
Don`t miss some of TFA`s finest tonight at CMW. more
@samaritanmag.com
CANADIAN EXCLUSIVE: Q&A with Midnight Oil Frontman Peter Garrett .
Legendary Australian rock band Midnight Oil has reformed for its first global tour in more than 20 years after frontman Peter Garrett left his music career for politics and a good decade in the Labor Party as a cabinet minister. The man who sang fiercely about protecting the environment, Aboriginal rights, anti-jingoism and more — and served as president of the Australian Conservation Foundation for 10 years combined — infiltrated the policy makers and became one of them. more
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Jimmy Iovine isn't always right - but this time, he's on the money
"Beats by Dre" (and jimmy iovene) IS a LIE!!! we all await the Film entitled "The Defiant Ones" ...we can see the attempt to comport a "Ghetto Life Fairy Tale" as the inception for "Dr Dre" (andre you... more
@Barenaked Ladies
RT @MorgCendoma: If you haven't seen @barenakedladies live then you haven't lived. What an excellent show!!! https://t.co/AIIUbpKmHj more
 
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Now indie labels can window albums on Spotify Premium thanks to Merlin deal
Somehow Radiohead pioneers again in the music business more
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Why Sony Music’s 2016 numbers are healthier than they first appear
Why Sony Music’s 2016 numbers are healthier than they first appear 3 shares By Tim Ingham The MBW Review gives our take on some of the music biz’s biggest recent goings-on. This week, we delve back i... more
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How Working in a Record Store Saved Nelly Furtado`s Career
Where has the Canadian singer-songwriter been the last five years? Stocking music-shop shelves and rebooting herself. But now she`s back—with her sixth album, The Ride. more
@mtv.com
The Chainsmokers Just Crashed A High School’s Prom
7h ago The Chainsmokers were set to hit the AllState Arena in Rosemont, Illinois last night on their Memories...Do Not Open tour, but they opted to shake up their schedule a bit and work in an impr... more
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The Feldman Agency - CMW Day 2
Big day for TFA at CMW! Make sure to check out The New Electric, Courage My Love, The Blue Stones, The Veleveteins, Michelle Treacy, Port Cities, Bad Child and Featurette. more
@Ron Sexsmith
Does anyone know how I can watch this series "The Handmaid's Tale"? What's Hulu anyway? And is it on HBO by any chance? Curiously RS more
 
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Fyre Fest: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies On Social Media
Fyre Fest: Bahamas Party Lives, Dies On Social Media 06:01 AM Sunday 4/30/17 | | Tweet In this day and age, the young and beautiful live and die on social media. And it’s been a sudden and ugly death... more
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Bryan Adams will perform first concert at new Mosaic Stadium
Canadian rock superstar Bryan Adams will break in Regina`s new Mosaic Stadium at a special concert in May.

Alt-rockers Our Lady Peace and country music star Johnny Reid will join Adams at the inaugural concert.

"Bryan Adams has played some of the biggest and best stadiums in the world," said Mayor Michael Fougere in a news release.

"We are thrilled that he will give us an amazing show and play a big role in helping us tune up our concert stage before we officially ... more
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Junos honour music vets as Gord Downie, Leonard Cohen pick up top prizes
Gord Downie was not in Ottawa for the Juno Awards Sunday evening but his music was the talk of the show.

That`s because Downie took home two of the night`s seven prizes: songwriter of the year for his solo Secret Path project along with group of the year for fronting the Tragically Hip.

Downie did appear over video however, thanking the crowd for embracing Secret Path and "recognizing our friends who were here before us." more
@Kira Isabella
Thank you so much @olddominion & your whole team for being so accommodating & kind to us! These… https://t.co/KkOC55KNtk more
 
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The Feldman Agency CMW Day 1
Come out an meet Tom Kemp, VP here at TFA and Agent to Artists like Classified, Ria Mae, Coleman Hell to name a few. He will be speaking at 12:40pm in the Osgoode Ballroom West. more
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Reviews: Tom Petty, Don Broco, Jason Isbell, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Brantley Gilbert
| Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers @ Philips Arena in Atlanta, Ga., April 27 – “Performing on an expansive stage featuring a large video screen behind drummer Steve Ferrone and dotted with four screens ... more
@CBC Radio
From Feist to the Tragically Hip: a look at the best moments from the 2017 Junos
The Juno Awards were handed out last night in Ottawa. Two of the night`s biggest winners were the Tragically Hip and its lead singer Gord Downie, who won for his solo project Secret Path, as well as the late Leonard Cohen. The latter also received a beautiful tribute performance by singer-songwriter Feist.

If you didn`t get a chance to watch the big ceremony, we will fill you in on everything that happened on today`s show.

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Frye Festival Canceled
| Fyre Festival organizers announced the cancellation of what they previously billed as a “once-in-a-lifetime” concert along the lines of the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Southern Califo... more
@Bryan Adams
Goodbye São Paolo, thank you for the three great nights. See you soon! 🇧🇷 #bryanadamsgetup https://t.co/DFk6eRIW09 more
 
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War On Drugs Thinking Of Some Places To Tour
War On Drugs Thinking Of Some Places To Tour 01:30 PM Friday 4/28/17 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, Empire Polo Field, Indio, Calif. April 17, 2015 | Frontman Adam Granduciel will be joined ... more
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Rapino Skeptical About Resale Legislation
Rapino Skeptical About Resale Legislation 02:01 PM Friday 4/28/17 | The comments to Toronto’s Globe And Mail were made after his keynote conversation with George Stroumboulopoulos at Canadian Music W... more
@www.simpleplan.com
Simple Plan is bringing their "No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls" 15th Anniversary Tour to CANADA
Simple Plan is bringing their "No Pads, No Helmets...Just Balls" 15th Anniversary Tour to CANADA with friends Courage My Love and Selfish Things PLUS Not By Choice reunite for ONE show only in Toronto!
Tickets and VIP upgrades go on sale this Thursday at 10am local time at
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2017 Juno Awards` Red Carpet Was Filled With Canadian Pride
The 2017 Juno Awards red carpet was not only packed with Canadian talent, but Canadian pride.

Russell Peters, Shawn Mendes, Sarah McLachlan and A Tribe Called Red were just a few of the homegrown talents that graced the awards` show this year. While none wore Canadian tuxedos (to our disappointment), many did take the opportunity to pose with Mounties who were on hand for the occasion. more
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Something Else From The Cranberries
Something Else From The Cranberries 03:01 PM Friday 4/28/17 | | Tweet Get ready to sing along to “Linger” and “Dreams” because The Cranberries is headed to venues across the U.S. in September with a s... more
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Fans Fyred Up At Ja Rule
Fans Fyred Up At Ja Rule 04:50 PM Friday 4/28/17 Attending the premiere of "Brooklyn's Finest" in New York. March 2, 2010 | Fyre Festival organizers announced the cancellation of what they previously... more
@Alyssa Reid
RT @Jaclynhill: Blowing out someone else's candle doesn't make yours shine brighter. more
 
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Reel Big Beer Run
Vans Warped Tour, Central Florida Fairgrounds, Orlando, Fla. July 28, 2013 | Coming along for the whole summer excursion are special guests The Expendables , The Queers , and Tunnel Vision . The Bee... more
@ottawacitizen.com
The JunoFest schedule is out, and it’s massive.
The artists are booked and JunoFest is about to go off. More than 100 acts will be blowing up the Ottawa-Gatineau area over the weekend leading up to the Juno’s, including these incredible acts represented by The Feldman Agency.
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A Bit Of Time With Robin Trower
A Bit Of Time With Robin Trower 05:30 PM Friday 4/28/17 | | Tweet Guitar god Robin Trower checks in with Pollstar to discuss his upcoming album, Time and Emotion, and U.S. tour that kicked off this we... more
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Maroon 5, Usher, Alabama Shakes Headline Jazz Fest Day 2
Maroon 5, Usher, Alabama Shakes Headline Jazz Fest Day 2 07:01 AM Saturday 4/29/17 The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival enters its second day with performances by Maroon 5 , Usher and Alabama Shak... more
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Welcome Backstage!
Hey there, and welcome!

We’re excited to announce the launch of TFA Backstage: your exclusive access to everything going on in the Live Entertainment and Events industry.

We’ll be publishing original content, posting realtime news and pulling from the social media feeds of our artists and other industry influencers.
So bookmark our news feed and check back often. more
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Tom Hanks Turns Fanboy In Breezy Chat With Bruce Springsteen
Tom Hanks Turns Fanboy In Breezy Chat With Bruce Springsteen 09:01 AM Saturday 4/29/17 | | Tweet Bruce Springsteen and Tom Hanks paid tribute Friday night to the late director Jonathan Demme, the man ... more
@Billboard
Zedd discusses `Stay` Collaborator Alessia Cara`s `Incredible Vocal Ability` and ACLU benefit show
With the help of vocal powerhouse (and Feldman Agency client) Alessia Cara, hit-producer Zedd is back climbing the charts with his new single “Stay”. And now he’s taking things beyond the studio and organizing an ACLU benefit event at the Staples Centre that’s a virtual who’s who of EDM. Zedd sits down with Billboard to discuss details of the ACLU benefit event and his creative collaboration process with Alessia. more
@Tom Green
RT @CNN: What made America what it is? @wkamaubell takes you across the country to find out. The new season of #UnitedShades starts tonight… more
 
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Bella Hadid Says Fyre Festival Was Something She ‘Couldn’t Stand By’
04/29/2017 Now that the jig is up at Fyre Festival and the not-so-luxurious VIP music experience has spiraled into one mortifying disaster, some of the celebrities attached to the event are coming ... more
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Kendall Jenner's Version Of Dressing Up Involves Some Aggressively Tangerine Boots - MTV
04/29/2017 Dress-up isn't simply for kids, as anyone who's ripped apart half their closet before a night out can tell you. Considering that Kendall Jenner plays dress-up for a living, she's a profe... more
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5 Questions for Samantha Bee on Staying Sane in Trump's America
Fyre Festival Head Billy McFarland: 'We Were a Little... 5 Questions for Samantha Bee on Staying Sane in Trump's America Ahead of her Not the , the 'Full Frontal' host talks staving off burnout in th... more
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Discover New Twitter Features Just for Event Organizers
“Through Twitter event targeting, brands can effectively reach these consumers who are not only clicking into content but actively listening.” — Twitter more
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Seth Rogen, Lonely Island Making Fyre Festival-Like Film
Following the Fyre Festival fiasco , Seth Rogen revealed that he and the comedy troupe the Lonely Island were secretly working on a movie that shared a similar plot with the canceled fest. Related Fyr... more
@Host and performers announced for 2017 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards Presented by SOCAN
Host and performers announced for 2017 JUNO Gala Dinner and Awards Presented by SOCAN
Host and performers announced for 2017 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards Presented by SOCAN more
@JoJo.
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Stagecoach 2017 Day 1: Best Live and Backstage Photos
Stagecoach 2017 Day 1: Best Live and Backstage Photos Jerry Lee Lewis, Dierks Bentley and Jon Pardi lead off this year's edition of the California festival 14 Rockabilly icon Jerry Lee Lewis hammers o... more
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Bruce Springsteen, Tom Hanks' Tribeca Film Fest Talk: 9 Things We Learned
All Stories "God, this is ridiculous!" exclaimed a harried-looking woman outside the Beacon Theater on Friday, frustrated with the brouhaha on Manhattan's typically staid Upper West Side. Long lines ... more
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Unfinished monkey business: The inside story of the Gorillaz comeback | Talent | Music Week
by Mark Sutherland April 28th 2017 at 6:08AM Today, Gorillaz release their long-awaited comeback album, Humanz (Parlophone). It’s been seven long years since Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett’s last put... more
@JoJo.
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MUSEXPO: 10 of the best quotes from last year's event | Analysis | Music Week
April 28th 2017 at 7:38AM By Mark Sutherland and Emmanuel Legrand Last year, the MUSEXPO conference in Los Angeles sparked many a fiery debate with its panel and keynote programme, featuring leading... more
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The Feldman Agency clients nominated for 24 Juno awards
The JUNO Awards will be celebrating their 46th anniversary in Ottawa, Ontario this year! The Feldman Agency would like to offer our sincere congratulations to our 2017 Juno award nominated clients, who are nominated for a combined 24 awards! more
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Boy Better Know announce London O2 Arena takeover | Live | Music Week
April 28th 2017 at 6:04AM Boy Better Know have announced that it will be taking over London's O2 Arena complex on August 27, 2017. The London based grime collective - which includes Skepta, JME, Wi... more
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Music Week Presents: Lewis Shepperd | Music Week Presents | Music Week
by Alex Goddard April 28th 2017 at 12:30PM Lewis Shepperd is a 23 year old singer/songwriter from the Isle of Wight with a BA(hons) in commercial music. Lewis has played various festivals & events su... more
@badbadnotgood IV ;)
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Harry Styles' first solo tour announced | Live | Music Week
April 28th 2017 at 1:11PM Harry Styles has announced details of his first solo tour. The One Direction star, whose debut solo single Sign Of The Times hit No.1 in the UK earlier this month and toppe... more
@cbcmusic
CBC Music Names "Gord Downie Person of the Year"
Gord Downie did the seemingly impossible this year. And then he did it again. more
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Music industry leaders welcome arrival of new UK Music boss Michael Dugher | Media | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble April 28th 2017 at 12:45PM An array of the UK’s most influential music industry executives have hailed the arrival of Labour politician Michael Dugher as the new chief executive of UK... more
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Harry Styles hits No.1 on European Border Breakers Chart | Talent | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble April 28th 2017 at 12:00PM One Direction star Harry Styles tops this week’s European Border Breakers Chart with his debut solo single Sign Of The Times. Styles replaces Jax Jones feat... more
@Tyler Shaw
RT @etalkCTV: .@alessiacara says using her platform to inspire is important >>> https://t.co/h4nSIx9si6 #etalk #WEDay @WEMovement https://t… more
 
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2017 Record Store Day most successful yet, Bowie named top selling RSD artist | Labels | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble April 28th 2017 at 3:07PM This year’s Record Store Day was the most successful in its 10-year history, with sales soaring a whopping 40% on last year’s outing. The increase comes as a... more
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Kano to play spotlight show at The Great Escape | Live | Music Week
April 28th 2017 at 3:00PM Kano leads the latest batch of artist announcements for May's The Great Escape in Brighton. The rapper ( pictured ) heads up the festival's third spotlight show – presented... more
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Apple Music enters partnership with Musical.ly | Digital | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble April 28th 2017 at 5:13PM Apple Music has teamed up with social network Musical.ly as part of new integration deal, which will allow users of the Musical.ly app to stream songs in ful... more
@The Feldman Agency
The Rise of Nontraditional Event Venues
Would you consider hosting your next event in a parking lot? Or an airport hangar? If you think that sounds crazy, think again.

Traditional event venues remain the most popular choice for event professionals. But informal business culture and the growing demand for unique event experiences have paved the way for change. more
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PRS Foundation secures €200,000 grant for women in music development scheme | Talent | Music Week
by Daniel Gumble April 28th 2017 at 10:32AM PRS Foundation has secured a $200,000 grant from the Creative Europe programme of the European Union to develop a new initiative aimed at promoting the role... more
@Charlie Storwick
RT @iamblackbear: the moment i started missing you you were already gone more
 
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Spotify acquires blockchain firm to build 'a more transparent music industry'
when these streaming services pay the songwriters the rate they deserve and allow for proper auditing of performance schedule/subscription details... then i will consider using them. until that time, ... more
@digitalmusicnews.com
Ja Rule’s $12,000-a-Ticket Fyre Festival Declared a ‘Disappointing Scam’
0 SHARE What does a $12,000 ticket to Ja Rule’s Fyre Festival get you? A weekend festival filled with shoddy tents, trash all over the place — and just for free, rabid dogs. Starting last December, ... more
@thefader.com
Fyre Fest Co-Organizer Releases A Statement About The Chaotic Festival
Fyre Fest Co-Organizer Releases A Statement About The Chaotic Festival “The reality is, we weren’t experienced enough to keep up.” — William N. Finley IV (@WNFIV) April 27, 2017 By now you've probabl... more
@badbadnotgood IV ;)
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DMX Checks Into Rehab After Canceling Tour Dates - Rolling Stone
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction 2017: 10 Best... DMX Checks Into Rehab After Canceling Tour Dates "It is important right now that he take some time off to focus on his health so that he can be a ... more
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Ozzy Osbourne to Reunite With Zakk Wylde for Summer Tour
Ozzy Osbourne to Reunite With Zakk Wylde for Summer Tour Singer and longtime guitarist reconnect for first tour together since 2006 Ozzy Osbourne will reunite with longtime guitarist Zakk Wylde for a ... more
@Raffi Cavoukian
RT @bananaphoneco: @Raffi_RC Thank you for being such an inspiration! #YoungAtHeart #bananarama #ringringring #bananaphone It Exists!! http… more
 
@Jesse Cook
I posted a new video to Facebook https://t.co/jomntNIL7c more
 
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Jack White, Third Man Records Detail 'American Epic' Soundtracks
Jack White and Third Man Records have detailed their soundtracks for American Epic , a documentary co-produced by the rocker that focuses on music of the 1920s, the "Big Bang" of popular music. Relat... more
@thefader.com
Here’s What The Luxury Fyre Festival Was Really Like
Here’s What The Luxury Fyre Festival Was Really Like By 0 SHARE This morning, Fyre Festival — a new music festival that was billed as a multi-day “luxury experience” in the Bahamas, with some package... more
@Delta Rae
RT @SkypeLiveStudio: Excited to have @DeltaRae back in for a @987thebull session tomorrow! https://t.co/HSyf6HbWk8 more
 
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The Bahamas ‘Disappointed’ by Ja Rule’s Fyre Festival Scam
0 SHARE What does a $12,000 ticket to Ja Rule’s Fyre Festival get you? A weekend festival filled with shoddy tents, trash all over the place, and just for free, rabid dogs. Starting last December, K... more
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Fyre Festival Head Billy McFarland: 'We Were a Little Naive'
All Stories Fyre Festival, the music fest that was supposed to take place over two weekends on a private island in the Bahamas with headliners such as Blink-182, Migos and Major Lazer, collapsed Thur... more
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Fyre Fest Attendee Describes Chaotic Scene: 'It Was Just a Nightmare'
A post shared by Rocco Gardner (@shotbyrocco) on Apr 28, 2017 at 12:32pm PDT In retrospect, Gunnar Wilmot, who works in New York commercial real estate, should have known something was wrong with the... more
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Hear Tyler Farr's Cathartic New Song 'I Should Go to Church Sometime'
All Stories The title track of Tyler Farr's 2015 album Suffer in Peace hints at an existential crisis in the wake of a devastating breakup – nursing his wounds, he longs for solitude and hopes to fin... more
@Kira Isabella
RT @Country104: @jennajoleen91 @kira_isabella @ChrisBuckBand SO GOOD!!! I'll post the acoustic version soon too :) - Weaver https://t.co/E… more
 
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Hamilton Leithauser Announces "Pretty Epic" Live Album with Rostam
Hamilton Leithauser Announces "Pretty Epic" Live Album with Rostam The Walkmen leader has also expanded his North American tour with more Canadian dates By Matt Bobkin Published Apr 28, 2017 Fresh off... more
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Ja Rule on Fyre Festival: 'I'm Heartbroken at This Moment'
Ja Rule is "heartbroken" following the disastrous first day of the Fyre Festival , a Bahamas-based luxury music festival that he co-created. The rapper promised to issue refunds to festival-goers. He ... more
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Watch RaeLynn's Tender 'Love Triangle' on 'Seth Meyers'
Watch RaeLynn's Tender 'Love Triangle' on 'Seth Meyers' Singer makes late night debut with lead single from 'Wildhorse' RaeLynn makes her late night debut performing "Love Triangle" on 'Seth Meyers.' ... more
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'Dear White People': The Story Behind Netflix's Controversial, Must-See Comedy
All Stories "Man, look at it out there,"Justin Simien says, gesturing to the window of the hotel suite he's currently holding court in. It's early February, and the city has just been hit by a blizza... more
@Kira Isabella
RT @BX93: The moment when @kira_isabella breaks into an EPIC rendition of #HotLineBling! 😱👌✊️ She did a FANTASTIC job opening for @OldDomin… more
 
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Ja Rule Issues Fyre Fest Apology, Says “It Was NOT A SCAM”
music / News Ja Rule Issues Fyre Fest Apology, Says “It Was NOT A SCAM” “I truly apologize as this was NOT MY FAULT...but I’m taking responsibility,” the rapper wrote in a message on Twitter. By Ben D... more
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Girlboss' Britt Robertson Gets Real About Playing The Real-Life Nasty Gal - MTV
Sophia Marlowe dumpster-dives headfirst into adulthood in Girlboss , Netflix's new original series based on Sophia Amoruso, the real-life founder of fashion retailer Nasty Gal. [Spoilers ahead for Sea... more
@mtv.com
Science Is Real: A Conversation With They Might Be Giants’ John Flansburgh
Meredith Graves gravesmeredith 04/28/2017 It’s Earth Week. From Standing Rock to Flint, from fashion to festivals, we’re diving into the fight for our planet on all fronts . There’s reason to believ... more
@Kira Isabella
RT @bitcAlan: Just witnessed #ThatsWhenYouKnow by @ChrisBuckBand and @kira_isabella on @country104 Amazing and beautiful tune! more
 
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Sony recorded music sales fall 6% as company forecasts 2017 sales decline
Sony recorded music sales fall 6%, hampered by strength of Yen 18 shares By Tim Ingham Sony Music Entertainment isn’t enjoying the same streaming-driven growth as its competitors – and it’s all down ... more
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Bloc Party's Kele Okereke Teases New Solo Album with the Acoustic "Yemaya"
By Brock Thiessen Published Apr 28, 2017 Bloc Party leader Kele Okereke is once again going solo for an upcoming album, and to show off a bit of his new material, he's shared the new track "Yemaya." T... more
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See Justin Townes Earle's Sweet, Nostalgic 'Maybe a Moment' Video
Justin Townes Earle Readies Raucous 'Kids in the Street' Album Son of Steve Earle enlisted Bright Eyes' Mike Mogis to produce the record, due May 26th "Maybe a Moment" is the story of one of those no... more
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Pemberton Music Festival Reveals 2017 Lineup with Chance the Rapper, Muse, A Tribe Called Quest
FESTIVAL Pemberton Music Festival Reveals 2017 Lineup with Chance the Rapper, Muse, A Tribe Called Quest Also set to play the BC fest are Major Lazer, the Avalanches, HAIM, Run the Jewels, Diplo, Big ... more
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What The Hell Happened At The Kendall Jenner-Endorsed Music Festival?
Hilary Hughes hilmonstah 04/28/2017 It was supposed to be a glamorous festival experience in the Bahamas featuring after-parties hosted by Kendall Jenner ; sets from Blink-182 , Major Lazer , members... more
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Watch Pixies Perform Raucous New Song 'Bel Esprit' on 'Conan'
A week after Pixies kicked off a U.S. tour in support of their 2016 LP Head Carrier , the band visited Conan Thursday to perform "Bel Esprit" form the album. Related Black Francis on Pixies' New LP, ... more
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Steve Earle Recruits Miranda Lambert, Willie Nelson for New Album
All Stories Last spring, Steve Earle celebrated the thirtieth anniversary of Guitar Town , the album that introduced his mix of Reagan-era roots-rock and outlaw country. This year, he's whipping up a... more
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The War on Drugs Plot Expansive Fall Tour
The War on Drugs Plot Expansive Fall Tour Indie-rock sextet announce 34 shows in North America and Europe The War on Drugs announced a massive fall tour including shows in North America, Europe and th... more
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Emma Watson Has The Perfect Idea For A Beauty And The Beast Sequel - MTV
Crystal Bell crystalbell 04/28/2017 Emma Watson had no idea the internet had been clamoring for a sequel to Beauty and the Beast , but now that she's properly in the know, she is so on board with the... more
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Warner claims majority share of 2016’s biggest-selling albums Top 50
Warner claims majority share of 2016’s biggest-selling albums Top 50 686 shares By Tim Ingham Warner Music was responsible for putting out the majority of the world’s Top 50 biggest-selling albums la... more
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Disney Star Ross Lynch On The Challenge Of Playing A Young Jeffrey Dahmer
Stacey Grant Stacey_Grant91 04/28/2017 Transitioning from Disney Channel heartthrob to darker, more mature roles is no easy task, but Ross Lynch makes it look effortless. For years, fans have known L... more
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Willie Nelson, Gorillaz, Feist and 11 More New Albums to Hear Right Now
Rolling Stone Recommends Willie Nelson, God's Problem Child The 83-year-old American legend takes on mortality with songs that look compassionately at the vagaries of one's body aging, lifelong frien... more
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Watch Diddy, Ma$e, Lil Kim Celebrate Bad Boy Doc With Greatest Hits Medley
Puff Daddy enlisted Bad Boy artists Lil Kim, Faith Evans, Ma$e and R&B singer Carl Thomas to celebrate the world premiere of Can't Stop Won't Stop: A Bad Boy Story at New York's Beacon Theatre Thursda... more
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The War on Drugs Map Out Fall Tour
The War on Drugs Map Out Fall Tour You can also now stream the new song "Thinking of a Place" from the project's new album By Calum Slingerland The War on Drugs are preparing their follow-up to 2014... more
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