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Boomerocity Buzz.  The latest news in the music industry.

 

Rock star Randy Bachman to reunite with his guitar in Japan 45 yrs after it was stolen

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SoundExchange Sues LiveOne and Slacker Over ‘Millions’ In Unpaid Royalties

 

‘Elvis’ Beats ‘Top Gun’ With Over $31 Million in Opening Weekend

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Two Shot: ‘Elvis’ Is A Hit, But Does It Hit Home As The True Story Of Presley? Plus, Why Hollywood Loves Musical Biopics

 

Al Jardine says he still trying to make a Beach Boys reunion happen

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Depeche Mode Reveal Andy Fletcher’s Cause of Death

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Jeff Beck + Johnny Depp Cover Velvet Underground’s “Venus in Furs,” New Collaborative Album ’18’ Out 7/15

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How to Make the Most of VEVA Collect: A Comprehensive Overview for Musicians

 

Reservoir Posts 46% Quarterly Revenue Boost, Outlines Plans to Drop $100 Million On Catalogs During the Next 12 Months

 

Oak Ridge Boys’ Joe Bonsall: ‘I Could Have Easily Died Last Weekend’

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Robert Plant and Alison Krauss Announce More US Tour Dates

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ZZ Top Plan New Music With Dusty Hill’s Replacement: A UCR Exclusive

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Be Careful: U.S. TikTok Data Repeatedly Accessed From China, Report Reveals

 

Then, There’s This: Learn How to Make Money on TikTok With Your Music
Wondering how to make money on TikTok? With eight new users joining every second, here’s the secret formula to making money on the fastest-growing social media app.

 

But, Then, Again . . . Does TikTok Shadow Ban People?

 

Paul McCartney Joined by Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi

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Christine McVie on Fleetwood Mac’s Future: ‘Impossible to Say’

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Mick Jagger tests positive for COVID; Rolling Stones cancel gig

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Ozzy Osbourne To Undergo 'Major Operation' On Monday To Repair His Neck

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Motley Crue Would Have Fired Paul McCartney, Says John Corabi

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Chicago Announce New Album ‘Born for This Moment’

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Queen to Release Previously Unheard Freddie Mercury Track Later This Year

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Foo Fighters Announce Taylor Hawkins All-Star Tribute Concerts For L.A. & Lv

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Lefsetz On The Music Business: “The Model Is Broken”

 

Original Gerber baby Ann Turner Cook dies aged 95: Food firm pays tribute to a teacher and writer whose 'smile and expressive curiosity captured hearts everywhere'

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Kiss' Paul Stanley thinks 'cancel culture' is "more dangerous than what it wants to cancel"

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Deborah McCrary, Celebrated Vocalist and Founding Member of the McCrary Sisters, Dead at 67

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Mariah Carey Sued For “All I Want For Christmas Is You” By Louisiana Country Songwriter

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Crying In Vegas Chapels: Elvis Presley-Themed Weddings Could Be a Thing of the Past in Las Vegas

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First Look: The New All-Electric DeLorean Has No Time for Your ‘80s Wedge Nostalgia
The sporty new EV deviates from its iconic predecessor in more ways than on

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Do You Need Social Media Ads To Promote Your Music?

 

SONNY BARGER HELLS ANGELS FOUNDER DEAD AT 83

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Frank Zappa Catalogs and Archives Sell to Universal Music Group
The rock icon's music assets carry a valuation of between $25-30 million, according to Billboard estimates

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Very Vogue: Greta Garbo’s Longtime Apartment in New York Lists for $7.25 Million
The Swedish-born actress lived in the stylish unit for almost 40 years

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Grammy Winning Songwriter Ken Williams Dies at 83; Wrote “Everybody Plays The Fool”

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Bob Dylan Superfans Join Forces to Find Lost ‘Holy Grail’ 1976 Bootleg
The Rolling Thunder Revue wrapped up with an epic, rarities-packed show in Salt Lake City, and fans have been trying to find the tape for the past five decades

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Kiss World Museum Opens in Las Vegas: Photos

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Pink Floyd Set Physical Release of ‘Hey Hey Rise Up,’ Their First New Song in 25 Years - Ukraine-supporting single backed by “reworked” version of Division Bell‘s “A Great Day for Freedom”

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Former DAVID LEE ROTH And FLEETWOOD MAC Keyboardist BRETT TUGGLE Dead At 70

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A Celebratory Toast to Sir Paul McCartney on His 80th Birthday

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Brian Wilson Turns 80: Watch Bob Dylan Cap a Star-Studded Video Message to the Beach Boys Icon with “Happy Birthday” on Guitar

 

Watch Neil Diamond Sing ‘Sweet Caroline’ at Red Sox Game

 

BMI Congratulates its 2022 Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees

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Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon Music Lose 1+ Million Music Subscribers In UK

 

Dolly Parton Donates $1 Million to Vanderbilt’s Pediatric Infectious Disease Research

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Motley Crue’s Tommy Lee Replaced Mid-Set After Aggravating Injury

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Philip Baker Hall, ‘Boogie Nights’ and ‘Seinfeld’ star, dead at 90

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As Bands Hit the Road for Summer Tours, Instruments, Gear & Other Parts Are In Short Supply
Acts ranging from Coldplay to Milky Chance have been struggling to procure items such as cymbals, in-ear monitors and lighting fixtures for their shows

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Jim Seals of Seals and Crofts Dies at 80

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World Premiere: Rob Zombie’s ‘The Munsters’ Teaser Trailer Brings the Family into Living Color!

 

Mike Campbell Announces Fall Concert Dates With the Who

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Microsoft Is Building a Music Vault in Norway to Preserve Music for 10,000 Years

 

KISS Album Cover Artist Ken Kelly Has Died at 76

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Original Bon Jovi Bassist Alec John Such Has Died

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World Premiere: Long Lost Demo of Lou Reed Was In An Envelope for Almost Fifty Years

 

New York State Bill Seeks to Ban Hidden Fees on Concert Tickets

 

Styx, REO Speedwagon and Loverboy Launch 2022 Tour: Set List

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Elvis Presley’s One-of-a-Kind Gold Ebel Watch Is up for Sale
The one-of-a-kind piece sports no less than 26 round white diamonds

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Charles Siebert Dies: ‘Trapper John, M.D.’ Actor Was 84

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Van Morrison Sues Northern Ireland Health Minister Over Criticism of His Anti-Lockdown Music

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Elvis Music Videos See Double Viewership During Biopic’s Opening Weekend

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There’s a New “Life on Mars?”- Inspired David Bowie Barbie Doll from Mattel

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Every Artist Needs a One Sheet, Jaxsta Has Launched a Game-Changer Using Official Credits & Fan Metrics

 

Watch Robert Plant & Alison Krauss’ Spellbinding Performance of “When the Levee Breaks” at Glastonbury

 

Aerosmith Has ‘Quite a Bit’ of Archival Material to Release

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Marathon Concerts: Nine of Rock’s Most Legendary Long Shows

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James Rado, Co-Creator of Hippie Rock Musical ‘Hair,’ Dies at 90

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Warner Music Group Unveils 300 Elektra Entertainment — 3EE — Led by Chairman & CEO Kevin Lives - Warner Music Group announces the arrival of 300 Elektra Entertainment — 3EE — a “supergroup of iconic, indie-spirited brands” led by chairman and CEO Kevin Liles.

 

Maureen Arthur Dies: ‘How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying’ Actor Was 88

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Not Even a Bloody Finger Could Stop Kenny Chesney’s Show

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Epix Lands Four-Part Rolling Stones Documentary, ‘My Life As a Rolling Stone’

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Iconic, ft. Members of Whitesnake, Stryper: Debut Album Out Now

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The Major Labels Soaked Up 58.6% of $9.8 Billion In Streaming Royalties During 2021 — According to NMPA Stats
The National Music Publishers’ Association has claimed that the major labels took in a staggering 58.6 percent of 2021’s $9.8 billion in total streaming royalties – while continuing to tout its close ties with the Big Three, thereby raising renewed questions about the precise extent of their pull.

 

Plan Your Nashville Visit: Chris Stapleton Country Music Hall of Fame Exhibit to Open in July

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A Little Out of the BoomerocityBuzz Wheelhouse But Still of Interest: BTS Accounts for Nearly 1/3 of All U.S. K-Pop Sales & Streams: Their Domination, By the Numbers
The band's planned "hiatus" will leave a hole in the U.S. K-pop market — and in HYBE and Universal Music's revenue streams

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Country Music Star Toby Keith Reveals He Has Stomach Cancer, Will Not Play Upcoming Gigs

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Sammy Hagar Launches 2022 ‘Crazy Times’ Tour: Set List, Video

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Microsoft Is Preserving Music on Glass to Be Stored in Norway’s Doomsday Vault

 

Spotify Is Aiming for $100 Billion In Annual Revenue — But Does It Plan on Charging Artists to Get There?

 

World Premiere: Journey Shares “Don’t Give Up on Us” to Preview ‘Freedom’ LP, Due 7/8

 

Brian Wilson and Chicago Launch Summer 2022 Tour: Set List

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Is a Label Exec Charging $500 to Listen to Your Demo? It’s a Scam
Scammers are impersonating indie label employees to take advantage of aspiring artists. "I've never seen anything of this depth before," one exec says

 

Dave Smith Dies: Synthesizer Pioneer Whose Instruments Backed Michael Jackson, Kraftwerk, And More Was 72

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Watch Queen’s Jubilee Performance of ‘We Will Rock You’

 

Betty White’s Humble Los Angeles Home Sells for Staggering $10.7 Million

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Alabama’s Randy Owen’s Mother, Martha Owen, Has Died
As a result of the death in the family, two Alabama shows slated for this weekend are being rescheduled for December

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Wolfgang Van Halen Rails Against Documentary About Eddie Van Halen’s Last Hours

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‘Creem Magazine’ Returns In Online Format, Print Quarterly To Follow

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World Premiere: Bruce Hornsby Shares New Album, ”Flicted’, Along With Video For “Days Ahead”

 

WKRP in Cincinnati”s ‘Dr. Johnny Fever’ Howard Hesseman Dead

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SLASH To Perform On 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' This Wednesday (February 2nd)

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Neil Young Couldn’t Remove His Music From Spotify On His Own. Here’s Why.

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Steve Vai Postponed Tour Due to ‘Stupid’ Pizza-Making Injury

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JIMI HENDRIX IN MAUI GETS GLOBAL THEATRICAL RELEASE IN FEBRUARY FROM ABRAMORAMA

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America’s Gerry Beckley recalls band’s “rocket ship” ride that began with debut album’s release 50 years ago

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Flashback: Dan Peek’s Last Interview Exclusively On Boomerocity (Two Parts) Here and Here

 

‘IRL’ Concert Platform Fever Raises $227 Million in Goldman-Led Round, Touts Demand For ‘Thrilling and Well-Curated’ Events
Fever, an eight-year-old “global live-entertainment discovery platform,” has officially raised $227 million in a funding round led by Goldman Sachs.

 

Peter Robbins, Original Charlie Brown Voice Actor, Dead at 65

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Van Morrison Postpones Florida Concerts From February To April Because of COVID Surge

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Elvis Costello Inks ‘Exclusive’ Administration Deal With BMG as Catalog Sales Rush Continues

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What Happened To The Actors From “Dukes Of Hazzard?”

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Flashbock 1: The 1st Boomerocity Interview With John Scheider

 

Flashbock 2: The 2nd Boomerocity Interview With John Scheider

 

World Premiere: Hear Bryan Adams’ Punchy New Song ‘Never Gonna Rain’

 

Randy Travis “More Life” Documentary Sets Premier

 

Following UMPG Publishing Deal, Bob Dylan Sells Recorded Catalog to Sony Music

 

2022 State of Music: Is TikTok the New SoundCloud?

 

VENTURES GUITARIST DON WILSON DEAD AT 88

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Daryl Hall Announces Spring 2022 U.S. Tour With Todd Rundgren

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Clapton Speaks: The Real Music Observer

 

KISS’ PAUL STANLEY REFLECTS ON TURNING 70

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A New ‘Guitar Hero’ Video Game Could Be Coming

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TikTok Testing Support for Paid Subscriptions to Creators

 

Queen’s Brian May to Make His Acting Debut on British Children’s Show

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GRETA VAN FLEET's JAKE KISZKA Celebrates 61st Anniversary Of GIBSON's Iconic SG Guitar

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World Premiere: Listen to Joe Satriani’s Groovy New Single ‘Sahara’

 

Garth Brooks Reschedules Gillette Stadium Concert

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The Enduring Mystery of “Magic Alex”

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Chris Daughtry Confirms Stepdaughter’s Cause of Death

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Kenny Chesney sells music catalog to Hipgnosis Song Management

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Sound Credit Unleashes Version 4 — A Quantum Leap for Eliminating $1.4 Billion In Annual Missing Royalties

 

Marty Roberts of Iconic Los Angeles Lounge Act “Marty & Elayne” at The Dresden Dies at the Age of 89

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DAVID ELLEFSON And JEFF SCOTT SOTO Have 'Something Brewing'

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Who Are the Richest Musicians? Here’s a 2021 Year-End Ranking

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TwinsTheNewTrend Discover Michael Jackson’s Off The Wall ( Acapella with Backing Vocals Complete )

 

John Mellencamp Likes the Effect Smoking Has Had on His Voice

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Black Sabbath’s Tony Iommi Mourns the Death of His Longtime Manager Ernest Chapman

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Country Legend Dallas Frazier Dead, Writer of Oak Ridge Boys Hit ‘Elvira’ Was 82

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World Premiere: “Big Dreams and Faded Jeans” - Now Streaming - Listen to the first track off the companion album to Dolly’s
upcoming novel co-authored with James Patterson

 

Boomerocity Coulda Told You This: What Year is It? Nearly a Third of the iTunes Top 100 Taken By Oldies, New Releases Not Catching On

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55 Years Ago: Hippies ‘Turn on, Tune in, Drop out’ at Human Be-In

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World Premiere: New Alex Lifeson Project “Envy Of None” Releases First Single

 

ROGER TAYLOR DEFENDS ‘BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY’ TIMELINE CHANGE

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A 1964 Porsche 904 GTS Once Owned by Robert Redford Could Fetch $1.7 Million at Auction
The gorgeous racer is one of the just 100 road-legal examples ever made

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PIMCO, ONE OF THE WORLD’S BIGGEST INVESTMENT FIRMS, TURNS ITS ATTENTION TO MUSIC RIGHTS

 

Primary Wave Acquires Stake in America’s (the group) Catalog, ‘Certain Name and Likeness Rights’

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50 ALBUMS TURNING 50 IN 2022

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World Premiere: JETHRO TULL Releases Video For Title Track Of First Album In Over 18 Years, 'The Zealot Gene'

 

Elvis Costello Says He Won’t Perform “Oliver’s Army” Anymore, Tells Radio Stations Not to Play It
The song contains the line "One more widow, one less white n*****"

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Releasing Music Is Easy, Marketing Music Is Hard. Here’s How Chartmetric Is Leveraging Data to Make Marketing a Lot Easier

 

Bob Dylan Fires Back Against Sexual Assault Allegations: ‘A Brazen Shakedown Masquerading As a Lawsuit’

 

Nita Strauss Makes History as First Active Rock Solo Female Chart-Topper

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Calvin Simon, Former Singer for Parliament-Funkadelic, Dead at 79

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World Premiere: See Previously Unreleased Footage of Rolling Stones at Altamont

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Sidney Poitier, Beloved Legend And First Black Best Actor Oscar Winner, Dead At 94

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Catalog Releases Now Account for 75% of U.S. Music Consumption — With 89% of Baby Boomers Streaming Songs

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Bon Jovi Announce Spring 2022 North American Tour

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World Premiere: Hear Edgar Winter Cover ‘Johnny B. Goode’ Featuring Joe Walsh

 

Watch The Beatles’ Rooftop Gig in IMAX Theaters on 1/30 as a Special One-Night-Only Engagement

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Fender CEO Andy Mooney “Not Optimistic” That Guitar And Amp Supply Chain Struggles Will Improve Any Time Soon

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British Recorded Music Industry Eeks a Modest 2021 Gain as 1,918 Artists Surpass 10 Million Domestic Streams

 

With Get Back, Paul McCartney Became the Most Interesting TV Character of 2021

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World Premiere: Chuck Berry Live from Blueberry Hill

 

Cruise Control? The Iconic Porsche 928 From ‘Risky Business’ Can Now Be Yours
Cruise like Cruise himself in this legendary vehicle-- which was also the star of its own documentary

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Spotify CEO Daniel Ek Officially Responds to Neil Young’s Pullout — Here’s His Complete Statement

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Joni Mitchell Wants Songs Off Spotify In Covid Row

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Keith Moon Biopic to Start Shooting in Summer

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Wayne's World AMC Pacer 'Mirthmobile' Auctioned for Record Amount

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THE BEATLES AND INDIA - DOCUMENTARY TO STREAM EXCLUSIVELY ON BRITBOX IN NORTH AMERICA STARTING FEBRUARY 15, 2022 ~ SILVA SCREEN RECORDS RELEASES COMPANION ALBUM THE BEATLES AND INDIA: SONGS INSPIRED BY THE FILM

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Young Slash Wouldn’t Have Believed Guns N’ Roses’ Pandemic Tour

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The Zombies add North American summer leg to Life Is a Merry-Go-Round Tour

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Home of the Week: Inside the Spectacular $85 Million Beverly Hills Mansion That ‘Full House’ Built

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Julian Lennon Is Selling The Beatles Memorabilia As NFTs

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Brian May Helps Reunite 8-Year-Old Boy With Lost Guitar

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Elton John Postpones Dallas Shows Of Restarted Tour After Testing Positive For Covid

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Neil Young Demands Spotify Remove His Music Over ‘False Information About Vaccines’
“They can have [Joe] Rogan or Young,” Neil Young wrote in a letter to his manager and label. “Not both”

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Is Old Music Killing New Music?
Old songs now represent 70 percent of the U.S. music market. Even worse: The new-music market is actually shrinking

 

Find Your Lane as a Musician. Ignore Everything Else.

 

Meat Loaf’s Daughter Pens Touching Tributes To Late Singer

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Adele Cancels Entire Las Vegas Residency Due to COVID

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Graham Nash Condemns Anti-Vaxxer For Co-opting His Song ‘Chicago’

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Ozzy Osbourne’s CryptoBatz Project Shares Scam Link — Thousands Stolen From Unsuspecting Fans

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Meat Loaf, Rock Legend and ‘Bat Out of Hell’ Singer, Dead at 74

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World Premiere: Dee Snider Covers ‘Theme for an Imaginary Western’ for Upcoming Leslie West Tribute Album

 

Indie Venues Face a Surging Concert No-Show Rate — 50% of Ticketholders Are Staying Home

 

Steve Vai Postpones 2022 Tour from January to September; Needs Surgical Procedure

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Jimi Hendrix Experience Estates in Dispute Over Royalties

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Rocky Dijon: The Spicy Percussion Master

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Ozzy Osbourne Bit the Head Off a Live Bat 40 Years Ago Today
He’ll never live down the infamous moment, even though the whole thing was a complete accident

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Catalog Appraiser Massarsky Consulting Sells to Citrin Cooperman as Music IP Sales Rush Continues

 

‘Payola Is Illegal’: Lawsuit Revives Pay-for-Play Accusations in Radio Industry
Independent radio promoter Steve Zap made more than 130 payments totaling over $300,000 to help cover bills for a West Coast radio company, according to court docs

 

Peloton’s New David Bowie Workouts Include Exclusive Remixes

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U2’s Bono Feels “Embarrassed” Hearing His Voice On The Radio

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Recording Academy Reschedules the 2022 Grammys For April, Moves Ceremony to Las Vegas

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Microsoft Buys Activision in $69 Billion Deal – Will It Revive Guitar Hero?

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Digital Burnout Fears: ‘It’s a lot we’re asking of artists’

 

Jewel-Box Heroes: Why the CD Revival Is Finally Here
Compact discs never had the romance of vinyl or the convenience of MP3s. But they’re still the ideal format for getting lost inside your music collection

 

World Premiere: Loverboy’s New Song, “Release”

 

25 Years Ago: John Deacon Plays His Final Queen Show

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Fred Parris Dies: Singer On ‘In The Still Of The Night’ By The Five Satins Was 85

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World Premiere: ROLLING STONES UNRELEASED: ‘LOW DOWN’ (alt. version, Keith on vocals, 1997)

 

MLK Day Finally Arrives As Paid Day Off For Most Hollywood Workers

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40 Years Ago: A Rejected Babys Song Becomes Journey’s Signature Ballad

 

World Premiere: Slash ft. Myles Kennedy and The Conspirators ‘Call Off the Dogs’ on Red-Hot New Song

 

How Ronnie Spector Helped Eddie Money Score His Biggest Hit

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ROUND HILL MUSIC BUYS CATALOG FROM WHITE SNAKE’S DAVID COVERDALE, STRIKES DEAL WITH NANCY WILSON FROM HEART

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He Used Plastic Surgery to Raise Rock Stars From the Dead - Decades before hologram tours, one rogue '70s promoter found another way to put Elvis, Janis, Jim Morrison, and other late icons back onstage

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Keith Richards, Paul McCartney, Joni Mitchell Items for Auction

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Ronnie Spector, Rock Icon Behind ‘Be My Baby’ and Ex of Phil Spector, Dead At 78

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DAVID LEE ROTH Addresses COVID-Related Cancelations In Latest Artwork

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Burke Shelley, Singer and Bassist for Budgie, Dead at 71

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World Premiere: Saxon Unmasks New Single, “Remember The Fallen”, From Their Upcoming Album, “Carpe Diem”

 

Woodstock Organizer Michael Lang Dies At 77

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World Mourns Death Of Comedy Icon Bob Saget: “Wasn’t A Kinder Person In Hollywood”

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Elton John Guitarist Davey Johnstone Says Elton’s Upcoming Shows Will Feature A Moment “You Wouldn’t Expect”

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Google Infringed On Multiple Sonos Patents, U.S. International Trade Commission Rules

 

Peter Bogdanovich Dies: 'The Last Picture Show', 'Paper Moon' & 'What's Up, Doc?' Director Was 82

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Lollapalooza Co-Founder Ted Gardner Has Passed Away – Aged 74

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The Eagles Announce 2022 Hotel California Extended Tour Dates

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TwinsTheNewTrend Discover Chuck Berry's 'Johnny B. Goode'

 

Live Nation and Ticketmaster Face Class-Action Antitrust Lawsuit Over ‘Blatant, Anti-Consumer Behavior’

 

Country Songwriter Tom T. Hall’s Death Ruled a Suicide
The Country Music Hall of Fame member known for songs like “Harper Valley PTA” and “Homecoming” died last summer

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David Bowie Estate Sells Icon’s Catalog to Warner Chappell for $250M

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Take A Peek Inside: Adele Gets a ‘Steal’ on Sylvester Stallone’s Beverly Park Mansion

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The Nirvana ‘Nevermind’ Album Cover Lawsuit Has Been Dismissed By a Judge

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DEEN CASTRONOVO's Absence From JOURNEY's New Year's Eve Performance Explained

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Steve McQueen’s Beloved Husqvarna Viking 360 Motorcycle Is Heading to Auction
It's widely considered one of the most important Huskies of the 20th century

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Hargus ‘Pig’ Robbins, Legendary Keyboardist Who Played on Albums by Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton, Dead at 84
Blind after an accident at age 3, Robbins learned to play piano with a distinct sense of feel, which made him a go-to Nashville session musician

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World Premiere: Listen to Jimi Hendrix Jam Two Days Before His Death

 

Joe Rogan Officially Responds to Neil Young’s Spotify Pullout — Here’s His Complete Statement

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Burt Reynolds’s Iconic ‘77 Pontiac Firebird Trans Am Is Heading to Auction
The retro gem will be offered without reserve at Barrett-Jackson’s Scottsdale auction this weekend

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SiriusXM Relaunches ‘Neil Young Radio’ Following Spotify Takedown

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Beatles’ Full Rooftop Concert Headed to Streaming Services

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Not To Be: Spotify to Remove Neil Young’s Music Following Ultimatum: ‘We Regret Neil’s Decision’

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Lefsetz Says: “Spotify is at the bleeding edge of the civil war.”

 

Sammy Hagar Teams up With George Thorogood for Summer 2022 Tour

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To Be or Not To Be: Neil Young Reportedly Fights Spotify Over Rogan and COVID
In a now-deleted letter, the rocker demanded Spotify pull his music from its platform unless they removed Joe Rogan's podcast, which has spread COVID misinformation

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Reservoir Acquires Publishing & Recorded Music Catalog of Country Star Travis Tritt

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Kid Rock Recruits Foreigner and Grand Funk Railroad for U.S. Tour

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Keith Richards Announces Reissue of ‘Main Offender’ Solo LP

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Clapton Speaks, Part 2: The Real Music Observer

 

The Music Industry Saved Songwriter Hugh Prestwood From Homelessness.

Is It Also Responsible for His Plight?
Prestwood wrote hits for Randy Travis and Trisha Yearwood in the Nineties, but at 79 he was forced to launch a GoFundMe campaign when he and his wife could no longer afford rent

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Flashback: The Boomerocity Interview With Pearl Aday

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World Premiere: Listen to Foo Fighters’ New ‘Fraggle Rock’ Theme Song

 

The Temptations At 60: Still On Cloud 9

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Quite A . . . Heady Appetite: Ozzy Osbourne Bit a Third Dove’s Head Off on Same Day

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