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'Hello,' 'Hotline Bling' & 'Watch Me' Taken Hold by the Holderness Family for Thanksgiving Video

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 6:34pm
Hasn’t 2015 seen enough parody videos of this year’s biggest hits? Apparently not. The Holderness Family -- who have infamously produced a lot of...
Categories: Music Industry

Hinder Announces Rescheduled U.S. Tour Dates Following Bus Accident

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 6:20pm
Hinder’s 2015 fall tour is back on track. Following a bus accident last week near Cookeville, Tenn., the hard rock quintet was forced to postpone a...
Categories: Music Industry

Kurt Cobain Makes First Solo Appearance on Billboard Charts

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 6:19pm
The first album attributed solely to late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain debuts on multiple Billboard charts, including at No. 1 on the Soundtracks...
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Now That Rdio Is Gone, What Are Rivals Doing to Snag Those Free-Floating Customers?

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 6:04pm
It wasn't long after news broke that Pandora had acquired the long-running and well-liked, if niche, streaming service Rdio that we learned Pandora...
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Pacha New York Closing Its Doors in January

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:52pm
Legendary New York venue Pacha New York is officially closing its doors after an incredible decade-long run. The dance club announced the saddening...
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Eagles of Death Metal Drummer: 'I'm Counting Down the Days Until I Get to Finish That Concert'

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:47pm
Julian Dorio, drummer for and founding member of The Whigs, is also Eagles of Death Metal's touring drummer. Dorio was playing with the California...
Categories: Music Industry

Skrillex, Jauz & Borgore Open Up About Mad Decent Boat Party Tragedy

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:40pm
Since coming ashore from the Mad Decent Boat Party, artists have started speaking publicly about the tragedy that took place aboard...
Categories: Music Industry

Adele Is Bringing 'Excitement the Industry Has Sorely Needed,' Retailers Rave

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:16pm
What’s the only surprise about the first week sales of Adele’s 25? They’re even bigger than predicted. On Nov. 18, sources told Billboard that...
Categories: Music Industry

Lytro Desktop 5.0 introduces depth-based image editing

DPReview.com - Latest News - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:06pm

Lytro, maker of the ILLUM light field camera, has announced an update to its Lytro Desktop software. The application used to edit Lytro's 'Living Pictures' in which focus can be selected after capture now allows for exposure, saturation and color edits to specific areas of an image based on depth. Read more

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Jimmy Page Plotting Solo Album for 2016

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 5:00pm
Now that Led Zeppelin's studio albums have been remastered and reissued in deluxe and uber-deluxe editions, Jimmy Page is moving on to something he...
Categories: Music Industry

Takeover Tuesdays: Vinyl Me, Please Offers Up Black Friday Picks

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:56pm
In honor of Thanksgiving (ahem, Black Friday), we partnered with "Vinyl Me, Please," a record of the month club -- or, as they say, "the best damn...
Categories: Music Industry

Missy Elliott's 'WTF' Hits Top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:47pm
A decade after Missy Elliott last reached the top 10 on Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs as a lead act on a track, the rapper returns as “WTF (Where They...
Categories: Music Industry

£1.3 Million Lost To Ticket Fraud in Six Month Period, According to New Report

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:36pm
British music fans were robbed of almost £1.3 ($2 million) through purchasing counterfeit music and entertainment tickets in the second half of this...
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Lance Bass on Adele Smashing *NSYNC Record: 'We Officially Say Bye Bye Bye'

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:25pm
Lance Bass has a sense of humor about Adele breaking *NSYNC's thought-to-be-unbreakable one week sales record. "We officially say Bye Bye Bye as @...
Categories: Music Industry

Holly Holm Asked Beyonce Her Name When Jay Z Introduced Them

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:19pm
Holly Holm has become a household name after knocking out Ronda Rousey at UFC 193, but that doesn't mean nothing scares the Bantamweight Champion. In...
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Hear Beyonce on Coldplay's 'Hymn for the Weekend' Preview

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:16pm
The features on Coldplay’s forthcoming album A Head Full of Dreams sounds like a dream team, with contributions from Beyonce to Gwyneth...
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JC Chasez on Adele Breaking *NSYNC's Album Sales Record: 'Emotion & Art Are Alive and Well'

Billboard.com - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:04pm
Given the steady decline in album sales over the years, it seemed that *NSYNC's single-week album sales record for No Strings...
Categories: Music Industry

In Pictures: Chris Young, Michael Ray, Allie Louise, William Michael Morgan

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 4:01pm
Sony Music Nashville Chairman & CEO Randy Goodman and Sony/ATV Music Publishing Nashville [...]
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SiriusXM Names Best of 2015

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 3:44pm
SiriusXM has announced its Best of 2015, and several artists with ties to Music City are [...]
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Watershed Music Fest Announces Two Consecutive Weekends

MusicRow.com - Nashville Music Industry - Tue, 11/24/2015 - 3:42pm
The Watershed Music and Camping festival has announced that the 2016 festivities will take place over two […]
Categories: Music Industry