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Lea Michele Is Latest Singer Headed to 'Sons of Anarchy'

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 3:07pm
With Glee's final season on the horizon, Lea Michele revealed she's headed to another soon-to-end TV series: Sons of Anarchy. Yes, the actress...
Categories: Music Industry

Ed Sheeran Is Not Feeling Facebook's New App for VIPs

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 3:07pm
Facebook has a new app called Mentions that aims to make it a breeze for celebrities and other public figures to interact with fans on the 800...
Categories: Music Industry

The 10 Commandments of Love Within Destiny's Child's 'The Writing's On the Wall'

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 3:07pm
Destiny's Child -- as a group and as solo artists -- have taught us a thing or two about love. The group's sophomore studio album, The Writing's on...
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Pelican Imaging releases light field photos from its mobile imaging array

DPReview.com - Latest News - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 2:47pm

Pelican Imaging has released a set of re-focusable pictures taken with its light field camera for smartphones. Instead of placing an array of microlenses between the sensor and the main lens, Pelican uses an array of main lenses - each with a sensor behind it. Pelican's offering is more suitable for smartphones, and their sample images allow for re-focusing, changing DOF, and shifting perspective. Click through for more details and links to the images.

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David Nail’s ‘I’m A Fire’ Tour Launching in September

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 2:20pm
David Nail will launch his I'm A Fire Tour in September. He will bring Show Dog-Universal [...]
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Apple's Swell Buy Signals a Focus on Personalization

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 2:07pm
Apple's acquisition of Swell, the developer of a podcast streaming app, is another bet on the value of personalized content.  Swell is to...
Categories: Music Industry

Jenny Lewis on Rocking Out, Ryan Adams and Saying Goodbye to Rilo Kiley

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 2:07pm
"I just stumbled out of my Ford Focus in these mules,” says Jenny Lewis, pointing to her purple-bowed footwear. Settling into an airy cafe near her...
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Will Donald Glover Pause Childish Gambino for the Return of 'Community'?

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 2:07pm
Related Childish Gambino Slams Label: 'Someone Buy Me Out Of This Contract' Childish Gambino Talks 'because the internet' Album & Staying...
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Steph Jones Signs With Disney Music Publishing, Big Deal Music

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:36pm
Songwriter Steph Jones is one of the latest songwriters to join the Disney Music Publishing [...]
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Fan Army Face-Off: Which Army Is Strongest? The Final Four

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
Round 4 of Billboard's Fan Army Face-Off is now open! The final four teams competing are -- Tokio Hotel's Aliens, Thiry Seconds to Mars' Echelon,...
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Sir Sly Single Premiere: Listen to 'You Haunt Me'

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
Indie pop trio Sir Sly will release its debut album "You Haunt Me" through Cherrytree/Interscope Records on Sept. 16, and the rising troupe of...
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Watch 5 Seconds of Summer Impersonate Target Employees to Help Sell Their Album

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
By all accounts, boy band of the moment 5 Seconds of Summer are set to have a huge opening week for their self-titled album -- but the group wanted...
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Exclusive: Fences Teams Up with Macklemore and Ryan Lewis on New Single 'Arrows'

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
Fences, a Seattle alt-pop band helmed by Christopher Mansfield, is gearing up to release a new album in October, and Tuesday, July 29, they'll...
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Watch: Childish Gambino Calls Out Drake, Kendrick Lamar & ScHoolboy Q

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
Childish Gambino had a thing or two to get off his chest during his show in Australia on Sunday (July 27). During his freestyle, he made it clear...
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Ford, General Motors Sued for Unpaid Royalties

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
The Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies -- which represents artists' and recording companies' interests within the digital duplication sector...
Categories: Music Industry

2014 Newport Folk Festival: 10 Best Performances

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 1:07pm
Not even the threat of thunderstorms, torrential downpours, and Friday afternoon bumper-to-bumper traffic on I-95 could get in the way of Newport...
Categories: Music Industry

Attorney Chip Petree Joins Ritzholz Levy to Open Nashville Office

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:33pm
Nashville-based entertainment attorney Chip Petree will be joining Ritzholz Levy as a partner in [...]
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Erv Woolsey Management Expands Staff, Artist Roster

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:20pm
Erv Woolsey Management has signed singer-songwriter Tyler Reeve and entertainer Marisa Rhodes to its [...]
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Country Artist April Kry's 'Beauty Queen': Exclusive Video Premiere

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:07pm
Up-and-coming country singer April Kry is working her best angles in the video for her new single, "Beauty Queen," which Billboard.com is premiering...
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Listen to Lenny Kravitz's New Song 'Sex': Exclusive Premiere

Billboard.com - Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:07pm
Start your week off right with new Lenny Kravitz. Fans can now listen to "Sex," off his tenth studio album Strut (out Sept. 23), exclusively on...
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