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Industry Ink: Sony/ATV’s Tomlinson, peermusic, MTSU, CMHoF

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 3:15pm
Belmont's Curb College recently honored Troy Tomlinson, President and CEO of Sony/ATV Nashville, as [...]
Categories: Music Industry

LensRentals' new Keeper program lets you buy rental gear

DPReview.com - Latest News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 3:07pm

U.S.-based LensRentals has announced an expansion to its photo equipment rental service that allows photographers to purchase the gear they've borrowed. This gives renters a try-before-you-buy option and lets those who have become enamored with their rental equipment keep it forever. Learn more

Categories: Equipment

Adobe announces Camera Raw 8.7 and DNG Converter 8.7 release candidates

DPReview.com - Latest News - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 3:05pm

Adobe has announced the availability of Camera Raw 8.7 and DNG Converter 8.7 release candidates. This version adds support for the Nikon D750, Fujifilm X30 and the Sony a5100 among other camera models. A number of lens profiles are also added. Camera Raw and DNG Converter 8.7 release candidates are available for download now from Adobe. Read more

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Code Picks of the Week: Nicole Moudabar, Big Data, & More

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:56pm
Nicole Moudaber, “The Whippin’ I’m Dishin’” (Gary Beck Remix) [MOOD] Scottish techno talent Gary Beck offers up a pounding Berghain-ready rework of...
Categories: Music Industry

Jim Urie Announces He'll Retire From Universal Music Group Distribution

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:56pm
Jim Urie, the last of the music industry distribution giants, has announced that he is retiring from Universal Music Group Distribution at the end of...
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Lady Antebellum on Staying True to Their Roots: ‘Country Is Who We Are’

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:56pm
Lady Antebellum is trying something new. The trio (Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood) has risen to the top of Nashville's ranks thanks...
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Aphex Twin, Erasure Return to Dance/Electronic Albums Chart

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 2:56pm
After nearly a 13-year wait, Aphex Twin returns with its first full-length album since 2001, Syro. The album debuts at No. 1 on Dance/Electronic...
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Wu-Tang Clan to Release 'A Better Tomorrow,' 20th Anniversary Record, with Warner Bros. Records

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:56pm
Warner Bros. Records will be the home of the Wu-Tang Clans's forthcoming record A Better Tomorrow, Billboard has confirmed with the label. The record...
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Exclusive Premiere: Urban Cone's 'Sadness Disease'

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:56pm
Urban Cone, an electro-pop outfit of five high school friends from Stockholm, are building a dynamic catalog. Their sound tends to drift between...
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From Sex Cults to Prison Time, Inside the True-Life Telenovela of Gloria Trevi

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:56pm
It's sweltering Southern California afternoon, nearly 100 degrees, and Gloria Trevi is about to chow down on some In-N-Out Burger. Already today, the...
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RCA Studio A Finds Savior

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 1:22pm
RCA Studio A has found a last minute savior. Bravo Development announced [...]
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One Direction, Lorde, Fergie & Aretha Franklin: Real-Time Twitter Chart Rewind Ep. 18

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 12:56pm
Welcome back to Billboard's weekly video show "Real-Time Rewind," which recaps the past week's hottest action on the new Billboard Real-Time Twitter...
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Michael Jackson's 'Thriller' Coming in 3D

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 12:56pm
Thirty-one years after Michael Jackson gifted us with the world's greatest music video, the zombies of "Thriller" are looking to rise from the dead...
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Why Convicted Child-Sex Offender Gary Glitter’s ‘Hey Song’ Is Still Getting Played

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 12:56pm
Something was missing when the National Hockey League’s Nashville Predators played their first home game of the 2014-2015 season on Sept. 25: Gary...
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Watch Jasmine From 'Aladdin' Sing 'A Whole New World' With Il Divo

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
Get taken to a whole new world again. Just in time for the weekend, here's video of Lea Salonga -- the Broadway star who provided the singing voice...
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UK Vinyl Sales Already Exceed 2013 Totals, Thanks to Arctic Monkeys, Led Zeppelin

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
It's shaping up to be a banner year for vinyl in the United Kingdom, with releases by Arctic Monkeys, Jack White and Oasis helping sales to already...
Categories: Music Industry

Courtney Love Is Going to Be in an Opera (Yes, Really)

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
Courtney Love is going to be an opera star -- an offbeat, non-traditional opera star, but an opera star nonetheless. Love has been cast in the...
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Our 10 Favorite 'Saturday Night Live' Songs

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
Maroon 5 will join Sarah Silverman on Saturday Night Live this weekend. Will the band -- or at least Adam Levine -- appear in a music-based sketch?...
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Jack Antonoff & Lena Dunham Say They Won't Get Married Unless...

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
Jack Antonoff and Lena Dunham won't be getting married until everyone can. The revelation about the Girls creator and the Bleachers/fun....
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Exclusive: Rob Scallon Covers Slayer's 'Angel of Death,' Explains Making Money Off YouTube

Billboard.com - Fri, 10/03/2014 - 11:56am
Some things work best in pairs: peanut butter and jelly, salt and pepper, heavy metal and... banjos? That's right -- Rob Scallon became a viral...
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