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Piano Atop Santa Monica Mountains Was For Music Video

ABC7 Los Angeles “A piano that seemingly appeared out of nowhere atop a rugged hillside in the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area was for a music video shoot.” Full Article…

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Fox Sues Record Label in Dispute Over ‘Empire’ Title

The News Tribune “Fox has asked a federal judge to issue an order allowing the network to continue to use ‘Empire’ as the title of its newest hit show after a record label demanded millions of dollars over use of … Continue reading

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Contract From Hell

Digital Music News “Production companies usually consist of one or two individuals with limited resources who would like to make a few demos for an artist in order to shop her to a real record company. Unfortunately, more than occasionally, … Continue reading

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Empire Finale Ratings

Deadline “The final numbers are in and Empire gone up again. Nielsen numbers have the 8 – 10 PM finale of the Fox drama snagging a 6.5 rating among adults 18-49 and 16.7 million total viewers.” Full Article…

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Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly

The Verge “And yet that’s where I found myself on Sunday night, sitting in a restaurant in Harlem when I got the message that Kendrick Lamar’s sophomore album To Pimp A Butterfly had been released a week before its March … Continue reading

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Elvis Presley to be virtually resurrected

Reuters “Elvis Presley, the late king of rock’n’roll, is to be virtually resurrected, following in the footsteps of a hologram of late rapper Tupac Shakur, production company Digital Domain Media Group said on Wednesday.” Full Article…

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What All Content Marketers Can Learn From ‘South Park’

Forbes “This week, creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone added a new video game to their list of productions, launching “South Park: The Stick of Truth” at Microsoft‘s E3 event in LA. How have they done it? And what can … Continue reading

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How Streaming Music Will Change Culture… for the Better

Evolver.fm “The rise of the iPod and iTunes made it harder for labels to pack long-playing albums with subpar “filler” tracks. It also made it easier for music fans to fall for a hit single for the low price of … Continue reading

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Ways to Generate Demand & Drive Traffic to YOUR Music

Music Think Tank “A general rule of commerce is this: You cannot demand money until you have generated demand, or at the very least, the perception of demand. And a sure way to generate demand is by using a loss … Continue reading

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How the Weinsteins Beat ‘Soul Man’ Singer Sam Moore in an Important Lawsuit

The Hollywood Reporter “Moore brought the lawsuit in 2009 alleging that the film about two African-American soul singers was a thinly veiled rip-off of his part in the popular Memphis Soul singing duo Sam & Dave, whose hits included the … Continue reading

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