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Apple Releases Statement Regarding Celebrity Nude Photo Hack, Refutes 'Breach'

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:34pm
Following this past weekend's phone hacking that resulted in the online publishing of nude photos of dozens of celebrities, including Jennifer...
Categories: Music Industry

Usher Reveals 'The UR Experience' Tour Dates

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:34pm
After teasing fans with eight dates from his upcoming The Ur Experience tour last week, Aug. 25, Usher reveals the full list of cities he'll be...
Categories: Music Industry

TV on the Radio Drops New Song, Shares Tour Dates & 'Seeds' Release Date

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:34pm
New TV on the Radio music is finally here. The New York-based whiz kids have shared the official lyric video for a new song called “Happy Idiot,”...
Categories: Music Industry

Run the Jewels Reveal 'RTJ2' Album Art, Track List & Tour Dates

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:34pm
Run the Jewels, the collaborative project of Killer Mike and El-P, just revealed the cover art (above) and track list (below) for their second album...
Categories: Music Industry

Shenandoah Inks Deals With The Agency Group, Absolute Publicity

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 3:30pm
Shenandoah is set to reunite with frontman Marty Raybon this October, and has signed exclusive [...]
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The Black Keys Considering January Studio Return

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:34pm
The Black Keys are certainly looking forward to getting their North American tour underway on Sept. 5 in Columbus, Ohio. But given their druthers,...
Categories: Music Industry

Justin Bieber Charged With Assault, Reckless Driving Near Hometown

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:34pm
Canadian pop star Justin Bieber faces new charges after police said Tuesday he was arrested for dangerous driving and assault following a collision...
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Rae Sremmurd, 'No Flex Zone' Remix Feat. Nicki Minaj & Pusha T: Listen

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 2:34pm
After debuting their second single, "No Type," Rae Sremmurd releases the official remix to their single, "No Flex Zone." The remix pairs the duo's...
Categories: Music Industry

Maroon 5 Tightens Up on 'V': Track-By-Track Review

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
The guys of Maroon 5 have the art of making pop records down pat. They've been sneaking into ear canals and embedding seemingly irremovable songs in...
Categories: Music Industry

Hot 100 Record-Breaker Fred Stobaugh, 97, Returns With New Song

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
A year ago this month, "Oh Sweet Lorraine" spent a week on the Billboard Hot 100 at No. 42. Credited to Green Shoe Studio featuring Jacob Colgan and...
Categories: Music Industry

Exclusive Album Premiere: Folk-Bluegrass Trio Judah & the Lion's 'Kids These Days'

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
Folk-bluegrass band Judah & The Lion will release their debut full-length disc, Kids These Days, on Sept. 9. And Billboard.com is exclusively...
Categories: Music Industry

Electric Zoo Overcomes 'Curse' – Of Drug-Related Deaths, At Least

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
Severe thunderstorms forced New York city's Electric Zoo festival to cancel it's final day on Sunday, Aug. 31. A flash flood warning was issued to...
Categories: Music Industry

Exiting BPI Chairman Tony Wadsworth Looks Back, Forward in Final Keynote

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
Yesterday, British trade body BPI held its annual general meeting, attended by Damon Albarn, representatives from the government and the BBC, and...
Categories: Music Industry

Ariana Grande Denies Nude Photos Are Real: 'My Lil Ass Is a Lot Cuter Than That'

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:34pm
For those that have been living under a rock -- or out enjoying the last bits of summer -- here's a brief catch-up: Over the weekend, alleged nude...
Categories: Music Industry

Canon marks 80 years since the Kwanon, its first camera

DPReview.com - Latest News - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:29pm

In the build-up to Photokina, Canon is celebrating its 80th anniversary. The seed was planted in 1934 when a company called Seiki-Kogaku Kenkyusho placed an advert for a camera called the Kwanon in the Asahi Camera magazine. The company, whose name translates as Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory, was formed to develop the first Japanese 35mm rangefinder camera in a world where European brands, such as Leica and Contax, dominated. Read more

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‘Country Weekly’ Names Freeman Managing Editor

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:17pm
'Country Weekly' Editor-in-Chief Lisa Konicki has announced […]
Categories: Music Industry

Florida Georgia Line To Play Free Nashville Show Tonight

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 1:01pm
Florida Georgia Line will perform a surprise free show tonight (Sept. 2) at Nashville club [...]
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New Order Signs to Mute Records, Plans New Release in 2015

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:34pm
Seminal British band New Order has inked a global record deal with U.K. indie Mute and is looking to release new material next year. The band's last...
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Episode, 'Hold On': Exclusive EP Premiere

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:34pm
After turning heads with singles as "Hold On," featuring Stefan Weiner, Episode debuts their EP of the same name. Episode Feat. Stefan Weiner, "Hold...
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Study Songs Playlist: Keep Calm and Study On

Billboard.com - Tue, 09/02/2014 - 12:34pm
If you're about to enter your freshman year in college or high school, then welcome to what will surely be an exciting new chapter in your life! You'...
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