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Jeff Austin solo album due out February 10, 2015
Dopa-Blog: The Road Journal of Dopapod – #4, Breaking Bad, Charlie Parker, Clowns with Scissors
The Shack Band: Late-night fun
Bonnaroo Announces 2015 Dates, releases 2014 recap video
Marty Stuart Plays the Country Music of Saturday Night and the Gospel of Sunday Morning at The Roxy
Suwannee Hulaween Schedule Announced!
Super City: A Glorious Assault
Guster release 2015 tour dates and new album details
hypebot
UK Live Summit Announces Speakers
AM NEWS BRIEF: Spotify Artist Tour Debacle, Iggy Blasts Bono, Sony/ATV Preps PRO Exit, Millennials Now & More
How To Fix Streaming Music's Business Model
Does Your Band Need A Movement Coach?
Are ASCAP, BMI Obsolete? #1 Music Publisher Sony/ATV Preparing To Exit
Warner Music Group Expands Management Team
Musicians, Labels Save Money Using Tax Credits To Finance Recordings
Music PR Is About Building Relationships Not A Mailing List
Grimes Shares Tips On Being The Boss Of Your Music And Your Music Business
Iggy Pop Lectures The Music Industry - 3 Takeaways
New Survey Says Teens Abandoning Facebook
7 Best Music Apps For Your Smartphone
Veteran Music Agents Terry Rhodes, Sam Brush Launch Patriot Artist Agency
AM NEWS BRIEF: U2 "Apologizes", Pono Nears Launch, Kesha vs Dr Luke, Bandcamp Video & More
Steve Rennie On The New Music Industry: It Really Is Easier But The Tough Didn't Go Away
StarMaker Launches YouTube Network To Turn Karaoke Singers Into Paid Artists
DIY Musician Debunked: Of Course You Don't Do It All Yourself
Bandcamp Tests Patreon Style Artist Subscriptions, Adds Unlimited Video
Why I Consciously Misuse Professional Terminology When Writing About Music Marketing
How To Turn Your Fans Into Superfans
Bono Tells Facebook Fans "A Drop Of Megalomania" Motivated Free iTunes Album Release
A New Release Model for Music
New Name For Ted Kurland Associates
AM NEWS BRIEF: New Pre-72 Music Court Win, KeekWeek Adds $3.2M, Google Drops PBay Search & More
New Music Tech For Artists: Bandcamp, Blend, Simplecrew, Digital White Label
SiriusXM Loses Another Big Round In Battle To Get Heritage Artists Paid Fairly
Will.i.am Debuts PULS Smartcuff Paired With A Backpack, Jacket and Shoes
New U.S. Tax Court Ruling Should Help Indie Artists
YouTube By The Numbers: 1B Visitors, 6B Hours Watched Monthly & More Stats
7 Powerful Facebook Features That Bands Overlook
Twitter Partners with Soundcloud To Add Music, Audio To Tweets
Peter Hollens Goes From DIY To A Major Label Release And A Duet With Brian Wilson
Peter Hollens Goes From DIY To A Major Label Release
AT&T Drops Beats Music Subscriptions Sales
Warner Music Group's WEA Buys Playlists.net For Playlist Marketing Power
Twitter Adds iTunes Audio Cards with Buy Option
AM NEWS BRIEF: iTunes 12, Rdio Upgrades Audio, Twitter + iTunes, WMG Buys Playlists, Pono & More
Crowdfunding For Musicians Relaunched, Music Biz Blogs Updated
3 Underexplored Opportunities Your Band Should Investigate
Clyde Smith Exits Hypebot.com
Rdio Upgrades 30 Million Tracks To High Quality AAC 320 kps Audio
Smule Demonstrates The Power Of Building A Community For Lovers Of Music
Apple Unveils iTunes 12: Major Redesign, New Features
3 Creative Album Release Strategies for Artists at Any Level
Hackers Anonymous Take Credit For Forcing Atlantic Records To Release Lupe Fiasco's New Album
Josh Urban's Planetary Jam Sets The Stage For The 2nd Kindness Exchange & You're Invited
This Is My Jam's Hannah Donovan On The Importance Of Design In Music
Getting It Done: The Week In D.I.Y. & Indie Music
MusicThinkTank Weekly Recap: DIY Musician Debunked: Of Course You Don't Do It All Yourself
REWIND: The New Music Industry's Week In Review
No Ban Here: Beats Cashes In On LeBron James Homecoming With New Commercial [VIDEO]
Last Week's Most Read Posts On Hypebot
The Week In Music Commentary
Pandora Names Electronic Arts' Steve Bené As New General Counsel
Merlin Opens New York Office – Appoints Jim Mahoney as General Manager US
Spotify Adds Discounted Family Plan
AM NEWS BRIEF: Google Revamps Music Search, Spotify Adds Family Plan, UMG vs. American Airlines & More
Not One Album Released In 2014 Has Gone Platinum
Pandora Adds Brand Sponsored Listening
The WiMN Announces 2015 She Rocks Award Recipients
Hypebot's New Chapter: Welcome Laura Schneider
What Is A Music Publishing Deal? - and Do I Really Need One?
Google Promotes Music With News Ad Units, Demotes Piracy In Search
9 Expert Tips to Make Your Band's Marketing More Persuasive
CMJ Music Marathon 2014 Launches Mobile App
TuneCore Launches YouTube Money Music Video Monetization Service
AM NEWS BRIEF: Soundcloud's Growth Strategy, TPG Buys CAA, Google Play Makeover, Dice For Tix & More
Google Play Music Introduces Songza Integration
Lorde’s “Royals” Banned in San Francisco for the Duration of World Series
Let’s Disqus, Shall We?
Is $5 The New Normal? Apple, Music Streamers Push To Lower Monthly Prices
Berklee City Music Network Conference Presents "American Popular Music III: Innovations in Youth Development” November 2-5, Los Angeles, CA
Personalized Bandcamp Recommendations with BCRecommender
Rocket Fuel - What can a new Platform add to the world of Crowd-funding?
5 Ways Indie Labels & Artists Can Increase Music Monetization
RollingStone.com Music News
Watch Foo Fighters, Zac Brown Cover Black Sabbath on ‘Letterman’
California Love: 18 Great West Coast Jams
The Lead Singer and the Web-Slinger: Gerard Way Talks 'Spider-Man'
Kesha Sues Producer Dr. Luke for Sexual Assault and Battery
Lera Lynn's 'Standing on the Moon' Was 'Self-Fulfilling Prophecy' — Video Premiere
Hear the New Basement Tapes' Bob Dylan-Penned 'Spanish Mary'
Cody Canada Steers New Band Toward Familiar Sound With 'HippieLovePunk'
Professor Iggy Pop Criticizes U2, Praises Thom Yorke at BBC Lecture
Taylor Swift Unveils Synth-Heavy New Track 'Out of the Woods'
Brandy Clark Opens Up About Writing Toby Keith's New Single
Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash and the Nashville Cats Spotlighted at Hall of Fame
Ty Segall Spreads Fuzzy Logic Far and Wide
Madonna Rep Denies Ariel Pink Collaboration
12 Things We Learned From Howard Stern's Interview With Neil Young
Native Run's New Single 'Good On You' Follows Under 'Cover' Operation
Dr. Luke Sues Kesha for Defamation After Sexual Assault Allegation
Flashback: CSNY Briefly Make Peace at the 2013 Bridge School Benefit
Big Star's Third Live: The Legacy Lingers
Alexander Spit Explodes the California Fantasy in 'Bon Voyage'
Ikey Owens, Keyboardist for Mars Volta and Jack White, Dead at 38
Wynonna Judd Announces Tour of Historic Venues
Watch Dave Grohl, Perry Farrell Cover Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan
Prince Booked for 'Saturday Night Live' Musical Guest Spot
Foo Fighters and Heart's Wilson Sisters 'Kick It Out' on 'Letterman'
Patti Smith Explains Her Mixed Feelings About Religion, 'Noah' Song
Exclusive: Phil Collins, Rick Rubin, Pharrell Extol '808' Drum Machine in New Doc
Eric Church Announces Second Leg of Outsiders World Tour
Luke Bryan, Lady Antebellum Will Travel 'Country to Country' in Europe
Damian Lillard Gives 'NBA Live 15' Soundtrack an Assist
Bono Apologizes for Forcing U2's 'Songs of Innocence' on iTunes Users
How Tove Lo Became Sweden's Darkest Pop Export
Neil Young Enlists Stephen Colbert as 'Crazy Host' for New Track
Common Brings Michael Brown's Parents Onstage During BET Hip-Hop Awards
Kelly Clarkson Recruits Famous Friends for 'Miracle' Nashville Show
Watch Florida Georgia Line Perform New Album Title Track on 'Seth Meyers'
Angaleena Presley Opens Up About Beer, Babies and Pistol Annie Brawls
Afroman Releases 'Because I Got High' Remake to Support Pot Legalization
Perfume Genius' Tortured Journey to Breakthrough LP 'Too Bright'
Joni Mitchell Plots Career-Spanning 'Love Has Many Faces' Collection
On the Charts: Jason Aldean Continues Country's Reign
Jason Aldean's 'Old Boots, New Dirt' Album Debuts With Chart-Topping Sales
Watch David Letterman Share Poignant Foo Fighters 'Miracle' Story
Watch Dierks Bentley and Friends Strip Down 'I Hold On'
Beats' Jimmy Iovine Slams 'Culturally Inept' Bose Over NFL Deal
Inside George Harrison's Archives: Dhani on His Father's Incredible Vaults
Watch Leonard Cohen's Spellbinding 'Come Healing' Live in Dublin
Watch Conjoined Twins Sing Fiona Apple's 'Criminal' on 'American Horror Story'
Flashback: Loretta Lynn Is First Female to Win CMA Entertainer of the Year
Pixies Reveal 'Doolittle 25' Reissue Featuring Unreleased Demos
Hear Foo Fighters' Fiery New Song 'Something From Nothing'
Kix Brooks Spills Secrets to Being a Successful Country DJ
Marshall Tucker Band Reach Into Archives for New Live Album
Clive Davis, Billy Joel's Band Among Long Island Music Hall of Fame Inductees
Billy Idol on Drinking With the Stones and Seeing Jesus in the Sex Pistols
Watch Lindsay Ell Shred Through 'Shut Me Up' in Live Performance
Sting Records 'Message in a Bottle' Parody for 'Tonight Show' Fan's Voicemail
Big K.R.I.T. on Trans-Galactic, Kendrick Lamar-Inspired New LP 'Cadillactica'
Black Keys' Patrick Carney Slams U2's iTunes Giveaway
Trace Adkins Plots Theatrical Christmas Tour
Listen to 90 Minutes of Tuning From Grateful Dead's 1977 Tour
Sixteen People Die Falling Through Grate at South Korea Concert
Garth Brooks' World Tour Adds St. Louis, Supersizes North Carolina
Gene Simmons to Play a 'God' on New Music Competition Show
SiriusXM Must Start Paying Artists for Pre-1972 Recordings
Hurray for the Riff Raff Follow Trayvon Martin Tribute With Video to Aid Abused Mother
Foo Fighters, Cheap Trick's Rick Nielsen Face 'Stiff Competition' on 'Letterman'
Hear Jerry Garcia Band Soar Through 'I'm a (Roadrunner)' on New Year's 1975
Miranda Lambert, LeAnn Rimes Join 'The Great American Dog-a-Thon'
G-Eazy Lights Up, Premieres Song, Moves Fans During Yahoo Concert
Watch Def Jam History Unfold in 5 Videos From Brooklyn Anniversary Show
'The Voice' Powerhouse Kat Perkins is 'Fearless'
Dustin Lynch Goes With the Country Flow for Third Album
Foo Fighters Rock Chicago in 'Sonic Highways' Premiere
Korean Safety Official Commits Suicide Following Concert Tragedy
Primus Hide Lifetime Tickets in Five Golden Records
Foo Fighters End 'Letterman' Week With Top Ten List, 'Something From Nothing'
Pearl Jam Play Entire 'No Code,' Debut New Song at Moline Concert
Aerosmith's Joey Kramer Opens Up About Heart Procedure
Watch Arcade Fire Talk Family, Early Gigs on 'CBS Sunday Morning'
Little Big Town Join the Grand Ole Opry
Damon Albarn Eyes New Gorillaz Album for 2016
'Sons of Anarchy' Rolls Up Its 'Greensleeves' - Premiere
Sleater-Kinney Reform, Share Powerful New Song 'Bury Our Friends'
Legendary Songwriter Paul Craft Dead at 76
Stream the Flaming Lips' Insanely Trippy 'Sgt. Pepper's' Tribute LP
The Church Debut Haunting 'Pride Before a Fall' Video, Promise 'Best Album Ever'
Coldplay Ready 'Ghost Stories Live 2014' Set With Eight Music Videos
Lorde's 'Royals' Banned in San Francisco Ahead of World Series
Jason Aldean Reveals First 23 Cities on Burn It Down Tour 2015
Hear Smashing Pumpkins' Rousing New 'Being Beige'
Hear Gwen Stefani's Synth-Driven Single 'Baby Don't Lie'
Reggae Legend John Holt Dead at 67
Ariana Grande, Meghan Trainor to Perform on 2014 CMA Awards
Mark McGuire Takes a Six-String Plunge Into the Great Unknown
Hear Paul McCartney's Long-Lost Duet With John Bonham
Alan Jackson to Embark on 25th Anniversary Keepin' It Country Tour
Watch 'Weird Al' Yankovic Sing About Underpants on 'Wallykazam!' Cartoon
Gwen Stefani Shares Psychedelic 'Baby Don't Lie' Video
Set the Records Straight: Bruno MacDonald on 'Greatest Albums You'll Never Hear'
Little Big Town, Trisha Yearwood to Sing National Anthem at World Series
Sisqo Tells All: Thong Maven Details His Wife-Swapping, Fudge-Slinging Exploits
The Kids Were Alright: One of the Who's Greatest, Earliest Bootlegs Turns 50
Pearl Jam Celebrate 'Yield', Tom Petty's Birthday at Milwaukee Gig
Reba McEntire Is First Artist Signed to Nash Icon Music Label
Kanye West, Miguel to Appear on Lorde's 'Hunger Games' Soundtrack
Flea Promises 'Introspective,' 'Super Danceable' New RHCP Album
Vince Gill, Toby Keith Nominated for Songwriters Hall of Fame
'Back to the Future' Gets 30th Anniversary Screenings With Live Orchestra
Neil Diamond Shines On
See R.E.M. Grow Up in 'R.E.M. by MTV' Documentary Trailer
See the Beatles, Bob Dylan Beatbox in Stunning, Innovative Video
Hear Caitlyn Smith's Autobiographical 'Everything to You' EP — Exclusive Premiere
Can Taylor Swift's '1989' Save the Ailing Music Industry?
Little Big Town Bring Maturity, Elegance to New Album 'Pain Killer'
Influential Electronica Duo Orbital Split Up
Shepard Fairey on George Harrison Poster: 'George Is a Hero'
CMT Names 2014 Artists of the Year
Flashback: Foo Fighters Cover Tom Petty's 'Breakdown'
David Bowie, Neil Young Plan Record Store Day Black Friday Offerings

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